The northern end of downtown Raleigh is changing fast, with the new Capital Boulevard bridge over Peace Street and construction of a Publix grocery store. But this isn’t the first major transformation for Smokey Hollow.
The cataclysms I’ve actually experienced in real life are mostly gradual. They come with plenty of warnings that I pay little attention to and understand mainly in hindsight. For instance, there’s a cataclysm slowly reshaping my summer garden.
It’s summertime, it’s vacation time. But before you can actually take a vacation and luxuriate in the fact that you’re on vacation and don’t have to plan taking a vacation, there are several things you need to do.
In September 2013, 90-year-old World War II veteran Jack Hammersley dressed in uniform and came to Durham County Memorial Stadium for a ceremony at which he was awarded his long-belated Bronze Star for service that included action in the Battle of the Bulge.