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Sep. 30, 2014 @ 11:17 AM

Nosh’s weekend biscuits and gravy

Ronnie Evans said the biscuits and gravy at Nosh will put you to sleep.

He’s right.

 
Sep. 30, 2014 @ 05:07 PM

Lewis to march at Durham Reads kickoff Saturday

Rep. John Lewis will participate in a march Saturday from the Durham County Main Library to the new Durham Civil Rights History Mural Project to kick off a month of Durham Reads events.


Oct. 01, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Best Bet: Taylor Mac and "A 24 Decade History of Popular Music”

Taylor Mac will perform “1910s – A 24 Decade History of Popular Music” today and Thursday at 7:30 p.m. in Memorial Hall at UNC Chapel Hill. For tickets, call 919-843-3333 or visit www.carolinaperformingarts.org.


Sep. 30, 2014 @ 06:12 PM

Long Meadow pool needs $131K fix

Long Meadow Park’s swimming pool leaks in six places and needs $131,085 in repairs if it’s go back in service, consultants are telling city officials.


Sep. 30, 2014 @ 04:23 PM

Durham officer receives ‘Woman of the Year’ award

Marianne Bond had always wanted to be a police officer. But when she was leaving high school, police departments still had a height requirement – one she couldn’t quite meet. So she went to college to pursue a degree in nutrition.


Sep. 30, 2014 @ 11:09 AM

Family of Duke's Powell seeks help

Fundraising underway to cover costs of 7-year-old boy's cancer treatment


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Sep. 30, 2014 @ 04:49 PM

Duke students see DWI ‘crashes’ up-close

Bam!

A pedestrian is mowed down by a drunken driver.

Pow!

A storefront window shatters when a texting driver crashes into it.

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 05:21 PM

New teacher mentors, principal coaches to start work Oct. 1

The school district’s new teacher mentors and principal coaches are expected to start work on Oct. 16.

The school board approved programs last month to hire 20 retired teachers and 10 retired principals or administrators to mentor young teachers and principals.  


Sep. 30, 2014 @ 04:23 PM

Durham officer receives ‘Woman of the Year’ award

Marianne Bond had always wanted to be a police officer. But when she was leaving high school, police departments still had a height requirement – one she couldn’t quite meet. So she went to college to pursue a degree in nutrition.


Sep. 30, 2014 @ 05:37 PM

No serious injuries in bus wreck

A Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools bus was involved in a collision Tuesday afternoon after school. No one was seriously injured.


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Sep. 30, 2014 @ 11:58 PM

BLUES TOP CANES

HURRICANES LOSE FOR 3RD TIME IN 4 PRESEASON OUTINGS

David Backes, Joakim Lindstrom and Vladimir Tarasenko scored to lead the St. Louis Blues to a 3-1 exhibition victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday night.

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 05:44 PM

Containing Howard QB McGhee like playing with fire

Howard quarterback Greg McGhee is spectacular. He’s the preseason player of the year in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference and last week against N.C. A&T accounted for 330 of the 396 yards of total offense that Howard generated. McGhee (6-3, 210) threw for 237 yards and a touchdown, and he ran for 93 yards and a touchdown.


Sep. 30, 2014 @ 04:56 PM

Ex-Duke RB Gary Wilson, son cough up big bucks

Gary Wilson was part of the last Duke team to win a football bowl game more than 50 years ago. On Tuesday, Duke announced that the former Blue Devils running back and his son, also a Duke graduate, are donating $3 million that will go toward athletics and the Nasher Museum.


Sep. 30, 2014 @ 05:38 PM

Krzyzewski names Cook, Jefferson Duke co-captains

Senior Quinn Cook and junior Amile Jefferson have been named team captains for the 2014-15 basketball season, Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski announced Tuesday.


Sep. 29, 2014 @ 09:17 PM

NCCU's Moton dishes nearly 100 assists to single moms

N.C. Central's basketball players and coaches would tell you that showing love to single mothers was like food to their souls.


Sep. 30, 2014 @ 06:46 PM

N.C. State coach apologizes for false accusations

N.C. State coach Dave Doeren apologizes to Florida State after accusing Seminoles of flopping on Saturday and Monday.


Opinion View All »

Oct. 01, 2014 @ 07:18 AM
Sep. 30, 2014 @ 04:21 PM

Making tracks safer

It seems so obvious.

You don’t have to spend much time around the main railroad tracks coursing through Durham to realize that they are very busy lines, with scarcely an hour passing without a freight or passenger train barreling through.


Sep. 30, 2014 @ 01:43 PM

A more interesting Senate race, in fiction

While you are watching U.S. Senate campaign television ads, occasionally interrupted by brief segments of programming, do you ever wonder what goes on inside the candidates’ campaign organizations?


Sep. 30, 2014 @ 08:21 AM

Letters to the Editor, Oct. 1

  • What’s the formula?
  • Kudos for compromise
  • Hagan deceiving teachers
 

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Sep. 28, 2014 @ 03:49 PM

Durham entertainment leaders work to form single voice

Leaders from the largest entertainment organizations in Durham sit shoeless around a table at Samuel H. Scripps Studios on Broad Street.

 
Sep. 29, 2014 @ 06:04 PM

Lenovo nears acquisition of IBM server business

In an approximately $2.1 billion dollar deal expected to close Wednesday, Lenovo will acquire IBM’s x86 server business.


Sep. 28, 2014 @ 02:19 PM

Buzz: Dog treat bakery celebrates 1st anniversary

  • Durham entrepreneurs launch consumer products fund
 

Sep. 26, 2014 @ 06:23 PM

Blue Cross Blue Shield drops HMO plans in 11 counties

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina will drop its Blue Medicare HMO standard and Blue Medicare HMO Enhanced plan products in 11 North Carolina counties in 2015, affecting 50,000 beneficiaries statewide.

 

Lifestyles View All »

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 11:17 AM

Nosh’s weekend biscuits and gravy

Ronnie Evans said the biscuits and gravy at Nosh will put you to sleep.

He’s right.

 
Sep. 30, 2014 @ 10:10 AM

Matthews: Heidi and enchiladas

The sad, grubby little clipping had been stuck on the fridge forever.  I’d torn the recipe from some magazine months, or even a year ago.


Oct. 01, 2014 @ 12:42 AM

Belief briefs, Oct.2

The North Carolina Conference-Black Methodists for Church Renewal will host the 46th annual meeting of the Southeastern Jurisdiction of Black Methodists for Church Renewal Oct. 30-Nov.1 at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel in Durham.


Sep. 25, 2014 @ 11:21 AM

Greenberg: Many cameras, many visions at the Ackland

“Photography is a problem,” said Peter Nisbet, interim director and curator of the new photography show at the Ackland Art Museum. At the press preview, he talked about the deluge of photographs that will not stop. Everyone takes pictures, he said, and for a museum which has the biggest photography collection in the state, the question remains, is it art and which images are worth preserving? With that said, Nisbet introduced a show filled with 150 photographs chosen from more than 500 that have been collected in the last 10 years.