The Town of Butner held its Veterans Day service Nov.11 at the Soldiers Memorial Sports Arena to “honor all who served in our nation’s armed forces.”
“You don’t stop playing because you grow old, you grow old because you stop playing,” is the mantra the Durham Senior Divas ‘n Dude live by.
How small of a house do you think you could live in? Think about it. Do you really need the study, and the spare room, and the guest room, and the den, and the media room, and the 3-car garage and the man cave?
Former Speaker of the U.S. House Tip O’Neill famously coined the phrase “All politics is local.” We certainly saw the local impact the shutdown of the federal government could have here in Durham.
As of this week there is an easy way for you to support planting more trees in Durham, and you should really consider doing it.
The modest brick building at West Chapel Hill and Carroll streets has been a hub of community activity for nearly a decade.
Girl Scouts – North Carolina Coastal Pines designated Girl Scout Troop #49 as one of 12 inaugural Daisy’s Dozen Elite Troops for 2012-2013.
Cynthia Crumpton, executive director of the Christian Help Center presented the program at the October 17 regular meeting of the Roxboro Kiwanis Club. She was introduced by District Court Judge Mark Galloway, who told the club that she formerly worked for the state in educational enhancement, and that she was a member of the initial board of Habitat for Humanity in Person County.
The Ebonettes Service Club, Inc. of Durham awarded the 2013 R. Marjorie Monroe Thorpe Scholarships to five Durham high school seniors at its recent scholarship reception at Covenant Presbyterian Church.
The Granville Health System (GHS) Foundation will host its fifth annual Art Gala Nov. 16 at the Henderson Country Club.
The Durham Silhouettes of Durham Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity hosted a breast cancer awareness program Oct. 14 at the Kappas of Durham Community Center.
From October 6-8, I had the opportunity to join world leaders at the inaugural CityLab 2.0 in New York City. This summit was hosted by the Aspen Institute, Atlantic Cities and Bloomberg Philanthropies.