Business: The Buzz

Nov. 05, 2013 @ 06:10 PM

Smashburger opens at Pavilion East

  • Smashburger near Duke hospital
  • Comings and goings at Southpoint Crossing

Nov. 04, 2013 @ 02:07 PM

Restaurant opens in Erwin Terrace

  • Don Martelo’s
  • New Cato location
  • Update on The Pit’s opening
  • Timbering off 15-501

Nov. 01, 2013 @ 08:23 AM

New clothing store opens on Franklin

  • Thrill City opens
  • SunTrust branch to move
  • Southern Village hotel
  • Glen Lennox redevelopment

Oct. 29, 2013 @ 01:59 PM

Home cooking, without ‘Some Kind of Wonderful’

  • Fayetteville Street restaurant still planned
  • Harris Teeter off Ninth

Oct. 27, 2013 @ 07:35 PM

Dame's owner to talk chicken

  • ‘Biscuits, Bourbon and Fried Chicken’:
  • Hatch, a pop-up shop, to open
  • Crescent Ninth Street pre-leasing underway
  • Panzanella to close
  • Carrboro’s Cat’s Cradle expands

Oct. 22, 2013 @ 02:53 PM

Home cooking restaurant planned

  • Some Kind of Wonderful restaurant
  • Another Triangle trampoline arena

Oct. 18, 2013 @ 04:34 PM

The Buzz

Adam Rose, executive chef at Chapel Hill’s Italian restaurant Il Palio, said the dates are still tentative for when he and a partner are planning to launch a café and juice bar, restaurant, wine lounge and beer garden at Durham’s Straw Valley.


Oct. 15, 2013 @ 01:31 PM

Il Palio chef moving to Durham

The executive chef from Il Palio, the restaurant inside the Chapel Hill luxury hotel The Siena, is taking over the food operations of the Straw Valley Café in Durham, and plans to open a fine-dining restaurant at the historic property.


Oct. 11, 2013 @ 05:24 PM

Shiki Sushi celebrates 10-year mark

  • Shiki Sushi 10-year anniversary
  • Frontier opens Northgate store
  • Coffee workshop
  • Check out these wine dinners

Oct. 08, 2013 @ 12:55 PM

North Durham restaurant to close

  • Eno River Eatery to close Sunday
  • Fleet Feet Sports Durham to open soon

Oct. 07, 2013 @ 08:22 AM

Business retools for mobility

While the gourmet pops vendor Locopops is closing its Chapel Hill and Raleigh stores later this month, the Durham location on Hillsborough Road is not affected and will remain open.


Oct. 03, 2013 @ 12:25 PM

Local popsicle shop shutting doors

  • Locopops closing Chapel Hill store
  • Cupcakes at 140 West

Oct. 01, 2013 @ 01:15 PM

Celebrate fall or try a new burger place

  • Fall festival at country store
  • Town Hall Burger and Beer open

Sep. 30, 2013 @ 04:22 PM

Erwin Square restaurant changing focus

Vita, an Italian restaurant in Erwin Square on West Main Street in Durham, is planned to be transformed into a bar and kitchen with more of a focus on dinner and late-night customers called Local 22.


Sep. 26, 2013 @ 04:54 PM

Cameron’s to open mid-month

  • Cameron’s opening in Carrboro soon
  • Pepper festival in Chatham County
  • New tenant at Carr Mill Mall
  • Dillard’s at University Mall