Business: The Buzz

Apr. 18, 2014 @ 05:04 PM

Boutique opening on Broad

  • Jo’s Boutique
  • Northgate news
  • Showroom to open

Apr. 15, 2014 @ 11:23 AM

Honeygirl Meadery plans summer opening in Durham

  • Durham-made mead
  • Update on new restaurant Primal

Apr. 12, 2014 @ 12:33 PM

Gelato, crepe shop opening in Hillsborough

Yum to open in Hillsborough: A gelato, sorbet and crepe shop called Yum is targeted to open May 1 at 118 N. Churton St. in downtown Hillsborough.

Mick and Kate Carroll, the operators of Radius Pizzeria& Pub, are opening the new sweets shop.


Apr. 11, 2014 @ 03:34 PM

Coming soon: Cider made in Durham

  • Bull City Ciderworks setting up shop
  • New craft beer, beer growler shops
  • Northgate update

Apr. 08, 2014 @ 12:29 PM

Sam’s Bottle Shop set to open Thursday

An early look at Sam’s Bottle Shop:  Sam’s Bottle Shop is opening its doors on Thursday in a new building on N.C. 54 that has an industrial feel with brick walls, exposed ceilings, polished concrete floors and a bar and counter made from reclaimed wood from a downtown bank.


Apr. 04, 2014 @ 06:40 PM

Pop-up dinners will precede café opening

The owners of Triangle Raw Foods had initially planned to launch a café on Old Chapel Hill Road in Durham next to Piper’s Deli, but instead plan to start with a take-out location.

Apr. 01, 2014 @ 11:36 AM

Grand opening set for Wine & Raw Bar

  • Wine & Raw Bar at Straw Valley
  • Mattie B’s Cider Fest
  • PDQ Book Drive

Mar. 29, 2014 @ 11:08 AM

Carolina Ale House to open in Chapel Hill

  • Carolina Ale House on Franklin
  • The Whistle in Hillsborough
  • Chapel Hill development proposal

Mar. 28, 2014 @ 06:04 PM

Dairy wants to expand cheese options

Prodigal Farm eyes expansion: The owners of the goat cheese farm Prodigal Farm are launching an online campaign to raise money for an expansion.

Mar. 21, 2014 @ 06:17 PM

A new Nana’s offshoot near?

Scott Howell, the owner of the fine-dining restaurant Nana’s and the popular nearby taco eatery NanaTaco on University Drive, said he’s “awfully close” to signing a lease for a new restaurant called NanaSteak.

Mar. 18, 2014 @ 03:45 PM

PDQ to open Sunday

  • PDQ opening
  • New Garden Ridge store?
  • Durham liqueur in S.C.

Mar. 15, 2014 @ 11:54 AM

Win pizza for a year

Old Chicago in Chapel Hill: The new Old Chicago Pizza & Taproom restaurant and bar is open at the mixed-use 140 West development on West Friday Street.
A grand opening will be held for the business on Thursday. The first 76 customers in line before the 11 a.m. ribbon cutting will win free pizza for a year.

Mar. 14, 2014 @ 07:02 PM

Pop-up replaces closed coffee shop

Changes at Golden BeltCarrboro Coffee Roasters has opened a pop-up coffee bar at Golden Belt, the textile mill on East Main Street that’s been redeveloped into artist studios, loft apartments, office and retail space.

Mar. 11, 2014 @ 11:55 AM

Ponysaurus paying visit to Sam's Quik Shop this weekend

  • Ponysaurus on tap
  • Rise to co-host pasta dinner
  • Guglhupf hosting dinner

Mar. 08, 2014 @ 11:42 AM

Asian fusion restaurant adding wine bar

  • Elements to add wine bar
  • Scholarship fundraiser in Hillsborough