The Durham Herald: Durham's Civil Rights Heritage View All »

Jul. 12, 2014 @ 11:54 PM

Pre-register teen voters

This is what happens when politics and ideology overrule common sense. In their zeal to "reform" the voting system in North Carolina, Republican lawmakers pushed through a change that has created confusion, more work and wasted money.



The Durham Herald: Exploring Durham View All »

Apr. 12, 2014 @ 12:04 PM

Going back in time at American Tobacco

At its height, The American Tobacco Company was the largest cigarette producer in the world. After it closed up shop in Durham in 1987, the campus of historic buildings sat empty for many years before being brought back to life as one of the largest historic preservation projects in North Carolina’s history. The end result is a home-run of adaptive reuse architecture.



The Durham Herald: This Week in Durham History View All »

Feb. 09, 2014 @ 11:26 AM

This Week in Durham History

  • Funeral for Dr. S. L. Warren
  • Eleanor Roosevelt visits Durham
  • Protest at Duke University
  • City Council OKs million-dollar street plan


The Durham Herald: Markets View All »

May. 09, 2015 @ 11:24 PM

Better late than never – strawberries are here

In the past few weeks, we've been lucky to get a head start on strawberry season with greenhouse-grown berries. This past week, however, we've had the first of the field-grown berries. The berries I've seen (and tasted!) have been big and sweet.


Better late than never – strawberries are here

Doubling SNAP Dollars at the Durham Farmers' Market


The Durham Herald: Volunteers View All »

May. 18, 2015 @ 09:34 AM

Volunteer of the Week: Bridget McEnaney

Bridget McEnaney

Compass Center for Women and Children

One and a half years


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The Durham Herald: Your Community View All »

May. 20, 2015 @ 01:28 PM

Durham Woman’s Club officers installed

Durham Woman’s Club officers for the 2015-17 term were installed at the May meeting by Gay Warren, the General Federation of Women’s Clubs state president. Warren presented each woman with the “key” of her office.


Former Southern player in Singapore championship win

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