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.
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.
Chicken eggs are often a hot commodity at the farmers' market. At last Saturday's busy market, eggs were sold out by 9 a.m. While many customers understand that chickens lay fewer eggs in the winter, it can seem illogical that chickens might also lay fewer eggs in the summer.
Durham Habitat’s 2015 Bull Moon Ride and Run had about 1,200 participants – roughly half riders and half runners/walkers. People of all ages came out dressed in bright colors and costumes with flashing lights, glow sticks and balloons.