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    Chapel Hill Downtown Pop-Up Farmers’ Market

    July 24, 2015 at 4:40 pm

    The Downtown Pop-Up Market opened on Thursday, July 23rd, at 140 West Plaza, and will return each Thursday from 12-2pm through September 10th!

  • Top Trends: July 24

    July 24, 2015 at 9:23 am

    Throwback: Remember when Bill Cosby wrote a Grammy-award winning album in 1971 called Bill Cosby Talks to Kids About Drugs? Now we know the irony of him having a hit song surrounding the message “Say no to pills.” Video: One guy gets close to a baby seal, and what happens next will make you ready […]

  • Top Trends: July 23

    July 23, 2015 at 4:43 pm

    Story: After Pat Stocks passed away, her children wrote an obituary to honor her unique charisma, especially her absurd collection of peculiar possessions left to them. You’ve never seen an obituary like this! Twitter: It’s National Hot Dog Day! Search #NationalHotDogDay on Twitter and you’ll likely find the closest place with a good dog deal. Video: […]

  • Top Trends: July 22

    July 22, 2015 at 11:14 am

    News: A couple on the beach in the Outer Banks has gained attention for going in the ocean wearing homemade “shark cages.” They weren’t wearing them in seriousness, but to film a spoof video. The video is yet to be revealed, but the photos have still been of interest. Pop Culture: In all of the […]

  • Top Trends: July 21

    July 21, 2015 at 5:34 pm

    Pop Culture: Country music stars Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert have announced a split! Are you heartbroken by it or tired of everyone caring too much about strangers’ love lives? Twitter: It’s National Junk Food Day and everyone is ready to take advantage of this excuse to indulge. Video: A child decides to experiment with […]

  • Top Trends: July 20

    July 20, 2015 at 11:43 am

    News: A Bill Cosby deposition revealed his calculated pursuit of young women, causing most to lose the little faith remaining in his character. It’s most disturbing to hear how he doesn’t seem to think he did anything wrong. Video: A surfing competition in South Africa was canceled Sunday after professional surfer Mick Fanning escaped a […]

  • Top Trends: July 16

    July 16, 2015 at 2:32 pm

    News: During yesterday’s press conference with President Obama, a reporter asked him if he would revoke Bill Cosby’s Presidential Medal of Freedom. Here is his response. Video: This is a great short video of giraffes going down a hallway and one of them stops to “flirt” with the camera. Recipe: Perfect appetizer idea as we get […]

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    Short List Voting: Best Boutique

    July 16, 2015 at 11:10 am

    Plenty of sites and publications offer “best of” lists and top ten awards, but how many let YOU vote on the best businesses and locations around your town? After all, it is YOUR town. Who else is more qualified to choose?’s Short List is a monthly award decided entirely by the readers and residents in YOUR […]

  • Top Trends: July 15

    July 15, 2015 at 11:09 am

    Twitter: Yesterday, a website made to look like Bloomberg posted “news” of a $31 billion buyout offer for Twitter. The website was fake, along with the report. Twitter shares shot up at the news, but fell back down when Twitter announced it was untrue. It’s not clear who was behind the faux site and story. […]

  • Top Trends: July 14

    July 14, 2015 at 2:42 pm

    Twitter: Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman escaped from a maximum-security prison and soon after engaged in a Twitter war with Donald Trump, who has recently made comments against Mexican immigrants. An interesting back and forth among many for Trump these days. Twitter: Harry Potter author JK Rowling applauded and defended Serena Williams during Wimbledon, […]