Archives: August 2014

Durham Cares!

The 10 Most Caring Places In America By Movoto Real Estate Good news for Durham residents; Durham is one of the top 10 “Most Caring Places In America” according to Movoto. The Movoto Real Estate blog did a ranking of “caring” cities and as it turns out most of them are in the South, with Durham […]


The Egg & I Heading To Chapel Hill

image via Chapel Hill will soon be getting another breakfast spot! The Egg & I will soon open at East 54 in the former Piola spot. The Egg & I serves breakfast and lunch OR breakfast for lunch from 6 AM-2 PM (2:30 PM on weekends). The Egg & I offers gourmet coffee, fresh juices, […]


Bark In The Park

The Durham Bulls and Second Chance Pet Adoptions will be hosting Bark In The Park this Wednesday, August 20th at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park! Owners have two awesome ticket options, and $5 from each Bark In The Park ticket will be donated to Second Chance. For $11.99 you and your pup will get into […]


Raleigh Tops Another Forbes List

Raleigh is topping another “Best Of” list; this time it’s Forbes’ “America’s Best Cities For Young Professionals”. Raleigh is listed at the #2 spot. The list highlights the cities which offer the best prospects for professionals between the ages of 24-34 who hold a bachelor’s degree or higher. The rankings were based on seven factors […]


The Great NC BBQ Map

    For those of you who A) like to eat, B) like to explore or C) like to eat while exploring, this product is for you! The Great NC BBQ Map features over 400 “restaurants, shacks, and eateries” meticulously plotted to help you navigate the original barbecue state. The map is available in a […]


CHEESE PLEASE!

Cheese lovers, mark your calendars for Raleigh’s annual Celebration of Cheese, known on the streets as CHEESE PLEASE!, a unique event celebrating North Carolina’s delicious culinary cheese scene.On Wednesday, August 13th, from 10 AM-2 PM, the Raleigh Downtown Farmers’ Market at City Plaza will host an incredible local cheese festival to showcase a wide selection of the […]


Food Truck Rodeo At The Holly Springs Farmers Market

If you’re looking to treat your taste buds, the place to be this Saturday is downtown at the Holly Springs farmers market. The first annual Park-It in the Market Food Truck Rodeo is corralling everything from Asian fusion tacos to Belgian waffles, North Carolina barbecue to Pakistani favorites into one location! Eight food trucks are joining […]


Top Cheap Eats

Southern Living created a list of “The South’s Best Cheap Eats Under $10“, and EVERY North Carolina nominee is from the Triangle! The four eateries claiming spots are Merritt’s Store & Grill in Chapel Hill, Saltbox Seafood Joint in Durham, and both Chuck’s and Garland in Raleigh. This proves that great food doesn’t have to […]