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Welcome Back, Students!

Welcome Back, Students!

REPOST: They’re here! There is always an overnight infusion of youthful energy in Chapel Hill when the students arrive back in town.

The Luckiest Man

The Luckiest Man

Fortunately for the Triangle, Dr. Edgar “Bud” Parsons brought his luck, expertise & fortitude with him to Chapel Hill, NC in 1960 to help transform the dream of a Research Triangle Institute & Research Triangle Park into a reality. He will be dearly missed.

Places

Summer Camp in the Hill

Summer Camp in the Hill

We are very fortunate in our community to have many summer camp options for kids of all ages, and it’s not too late to sign up! Here is a quick directory of summer camps in the Chapel Hill area.

Autumn Leaves

Autumn Leaves

There is nothing more beautiful than autumn in Chapel Hill. Here are the best places around town to see those brilliantly colored leaves.

Arts & Entertainment

Orange County Open Studio Tour

Orange County Open Studio Tour

If you are wondering what all those orange numbered signs are around town, they are pointing you towards a studio of one of the many local artists participating in the Orange County Open Studio Tour this weekend.

Carrboro Elementary School Fair

Carrboro Elementary School Fair

Don’t miss the Carrboro Elementary School Fair tomorrow, May 11, 2013, from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm, rain or shine! For over 30 years, this has been one of the best community events in Carrboro, NC, and it just gets better every year!

Sports

The True Carolina Blue

The True Carolina Blue

Tar Heels all over the world will be donning their favorite Carolina blue clothes for the big game tonight, but which Carolina Blue is the question.

Fingertip Clapping

Fingertip Clapping

Tar Heel fans can all agree that it was tough watching the UNC basketball game last night. But what was really heart-wrenching were those close-ups of Kendall Marshall from the bench trying his hardest to cheer his team to victory, and he was unable to clap.

Causes

Giving Tuesday, Every Day

Giving Tuesday, Every Day

Today is officially known as “Giving Tuesday,” a national day of giving that encourages charitable activities that support nonprofit organizations. “Giving Every Day” is an even better idea.

Candy for a Cause

Candy for a Cause

Halloween is here, and you can donate all your extra candy to send to our dedicated troops overseas this year. Children under twelve can even earn some money from their own candy contribution!

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Wintry Mix

Wintry Mix

If you ever feel like inducing fear in the heart of a Chapel Hillian, simply say these two words.

Santa Claus Has Come to Town!

Santa Claus Has Come to Town!

Santa Claus has arrived at our very own University Mall and will be available to meet your Little Ones every day from now until December 24th!

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Syd’s Hair Shop

Syd’s Hair Shop

| November 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Syd’s Hair Shop is more than just a great Chapel Hill hair salon. For the last eleven years, they have been committed to helping our community by donating their time and energy fundraising for local causes.

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Carrboro Day

Carrboro Day

| May 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Carrboro Day is today, May 5, 2013 from 1- 6 pm at the Town Commons! (Or Century Center, if it rains.) Now in its 18th year, Carrboro Day is one of the most festive celebrations in a town that knows how to throw a great party. Don’t miss it!

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Through Women’s Eyes, By Women’s Hands

Through Women’s Eyes, By Women’s Hands

| March 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

On March 8, 2013, the Compass Center for Women and Families will be hosting their annual art exhibition and sale from 7-10 pm at Top of the Hill. Don’t miss it!

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