Business: The Buzz

Mar. 08, 2014 @ 11:42 AM

Asian fusion restaurant adding wine bar

  • Elements to add wine bar
  • Scholarship fundraiser in Hillsborough

Mar. 07, 2014 @ 06:38 PM

The Buzz: Ninth Street pub may close

After 13 years on Ninth Street, the owner of Charlie’s Pub & Grille said he isn’t sure how long he’s going to be able to stay open.


Mar. 04, 2014 @ 11:20 AM

Clothing store eyes Northgate location

  • New Plato’s Closet?
  • Cinco de Mayo restaurant coming to Durham
  • Bakery truck a finalist

Mar. 02, 2014 @ 06:05 PM

Smashburger slated to open next week

  • Smashburger opening March 12
  • Issues for Bandido’s at Woodcroft?
  • New McDonald’s
  • Biscuitville to remodel stores, serve lunch
  • Free pancakes at IHOP

Feb. 25, 2014 @ 11:11 AM

Aunt Serafina's coming to southern Durham

  • New planned pizza restaurant in southern Durham
  • Downtown burger restaurant hosts ‘Exotic Meat Month’

Feb. 23, 2014 @ 05:30 PM

Former Taco Bell to be replaced by Cook-Out

  • New Cook-Out on the way?
  • Jade Buffet opens at Shops at Northgate
  • DQ coming back?

Feb. 18, 2014 @ 11:33 AM

Northgate Dairy Queen closes

  • Northgate’s DQ, Orange Julius closed
  • New Moe’s to open

Feb. 14, 2014 @ 06:03 PM

Church + Main work underway

Construction has been underway since Jan. 31 on the new downtown condominium development Church + Main.


Feb. 11, 2014 @ 11:38 AM

Get a pint and a plate

  • ‘Plate’ coming soon to Triangle Pint
  • Bull City Food & Beer Experience
  • Next food truck rodeo
  • Northgate sidewalk sale

Feb. 07, 2014 @ 05:10 PM

’Que to open in spring

  • New restaurants at Diamond View III
  • For Garden’s Sake

Feb. 04, 2014 @ 04:08 PM

Sam's Bottle Shop aims for spring opening

  • Update on Sam’s Bottle Shop
  • Yoga studio downtown
  • Brunch at Gregoria’s
  • Prom shop at Southpoint
  • Merle Norman grand opening
  • High Strung grand opening


Jan. 31, 2014 @ 03:48 PM

Piedmont now open for brunch on weekends

  • Piedmont opening for brunch
  • Intrepid Life Coffee not yet open as a bar
  • Update on Straw Valley restaurant plans
  • Dress for Success Triangle sale

Jan. 28, 2014 @ 10:41 AM

Ninth Street corner to get dim sum eatery

The owner of Durham’s Dos Perros restaurant and Chapel Hill’s Jujube plans to open an Asian fusion eatery called Juju in July in the Shops at Erwin Mill development off Ninth Street.


Jan. 27, 2014 @ 06:22 PM

Yadkin, VantageSouth banks to merge

Yadkin Financial Corp. is merging with VantageSouth Bancshares Inc. to create a Raleigh-based bank holding company under the Yadkin name with about $4 billion in assets.