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.
One of my favorite parts about working at the Durham Farmers' Market is highlighting vegetables that don't get a lot of love or appreciation. I think it's fair to say that Kohlrabi is king of the under-appreciated vegetables.
“Our greatest happiness does not depend on the condition of life in which chance has placed us, but is always the result of a good conscience, good health, occupation and freedom in all just pursuits.”
-- Thomas Jefferson
The Triangle Park Chapter of The Links, Inc., recently held its 21st annual White Rose Luncheon: The Jazz Edition fundraiser at the William and Ida Friday Center in Chapel Hill.