NC author Scott Reintgen talks about ‘Nyxia Unleashed,’ the second part of the ‘Nyxia’ trilogy that will be published July 17. It’s the continuation of a story about 10 teens competing aboard a spaceship for a job.
Season 2 of “Trial & Error” premieres on NBC Thursday July 19 parodying the HBO true crime documentary “The Jinx” (Season 1 tackled “The Staircase,” the Michael Peterson murder trial in Durham NC) and starring Kristin Chenoweth.
National poké chain Pokéworks will serve poke bowls and burritos in Durham’s One City Center. The new skyscraper is scheduled to open in downtown Durham this year. Another Pokéworks is planned for Raleigh.
Research at N.C. State University shows that prospective teachers were worse at recognizing emotions on black faces than on white faces. The undergraduates also mislabeled more black faces as ‘angry’ and thought misbehaving black boys showed more hostility than misbehaving white boys.
On National French Fry Day, celebrate America’s favorite snack, fries. Handcut fries, waffle fries, crinkle cut fries, the world loves fried potatoes. Here’s the argument for crinkle cut fries being the best.
The Morgan Street Food Hall in downtown Raleigh announced it would delay its opening from July 23 to August. The announcement follows a media preview this week. Morgan Street is one of four food hall projects opening in the Triangle.
University of North Carolina archaeologist Jodi Magness and her team discovered “unparalleled” and “revolutionary” mosaics in Israel that uncovered new clues about life in an ancient Galilean Jewish village; many depict biblical scenes.
Downtown Cary will be home to the new brewery Cotton House Craft Brewers. At first the beer will be made in Fayetteville’s Dirtbag Ales brewery, but move to Cary in 2019. The new Triangle brewery will open as a taphouse in summer 2018.