Lauryn Colatuno

How Are You Celebrating National Beer Day?

It’s #NationalBeerDay and there are numerous places you can celebrate in Chapel Hill/Carrboro and surrounding areas. Check out our top 10 places to celebrate local beer! YesterYears Brewery – Grab a pint from this local brewery from 4:00 PM – 12:00 AM Top of The Hill – The 8th oldest surviving brewery in North Carolina. Enjoy a pint from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM Steel String Brewery – Enjoy a local brew from 2:00 PM – 12:00 AM today or stop by on Saturday for the Choco Freakness Bake Off from 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM Beer Study in Chapel Hill – Enjoy the...

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Courage Cocktail Radio Show

A witty blend of expert “know how” and “guests with guts.” We look at life through the lens of fear and then go ahead and explode some myths and expose some truth. Tune out fear and tune in fun. Kid friendly, parent-friendly. Grandparents welcome!

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Ron Stutts Shares His 5 Favorite Chuck Berry Songs!

Chuck Berry passed away at the age of 90 this past Saturday. He was one of the greatest guitarists, singers and songwriters of his time. Performing rhythm-and-blues and rock n’ roll music from the ’50-’70s, Berry has a new album, Chuck, scheduled to be released this year. I sat down with WCHL morning host Ron Stutts to see what he had to say about this rock n’ roll legend. “The thing about Chuck Berry is that he was an awesome, extremely creative songwriter, said Stutts. “Such a good story teller with a unique guitar style and, of course, the famous ‘duckwalk’...

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Durham Joins the Poke ‘Craze’ with a New Innovative Poke Restaurant

Could the poke bowl be the new fast food? ‘Poke’ (pronounced poke-eh) is a Hawaiian raw fish dish consisting of cubed raw fish mixed with flavored sauces. This dish is the latest obsession popping up in restaurants across the country and everyone is hungry for a bite. Lucky for Triangle foodies, ZenFish Poke Bar in Durham officially opens their doors this Saturday on Ninth St. (located on the ground floor of the new Solis Apartments). “I was in the corporate world for many years, and it was not my passion,” said Janet Lee, owner of ZenFish. “I went to a...

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Flavor of the Week: Karen’s Cakes 2 Go

I love cake! Maybe that’s why after stumbling upon cake photo after cake photo on Instagram I just had to reach out to Karen’s Cakes 2 Go and find out what the story was behind all these delicious and colorful desserts. After connecting online, I finally had the opportunity to sit down with Karen Byrd, owner of Karen’s Cakes 2 Go in Chapel Hill this week to discuss all things, cake. Karen’s Cake’s 2 Go, a home based business in Chapel Hill, started over two years ago and has continued to grow, mostly from word of mouth in the...

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Social Media Updates You Want to Know About

Facebook Jobs Watch out Linkedin there is some new competition. Last week Facebook rolled out their new feature for advertising job openings on their network. As a business, you’ll be able to post your job listings and applicants will be able to apply directly from the site. Page administrators will be able to communicate directly with applicants through Facebook messenger. They can also use the boost option to reach more people. Jobs will appear in users’ news feeds and will also be listed on individual businesses’ pages. I did a quick search on Facebook.com/jobs and set my location to...

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Valentine’s Day Freebies and Deals at Restaurants

This V-Day, you can score free treats, special deals, and one-of-a-kind offers from your favorite restaurants and fast food joints. Check out this list of Valentine’s Day freebies and deals from Offers.com! Baskin Robbins – Celebrate the holiday with two Valentine’s Offers: * A Valentine’s cake with hugs and romantic hearts. * $3 off any ice cream cake. Bojangles – Try the heart-shaped Bo-Berry Biscuits Chuck E Cheese – Enjoy a Valentine’s dinner and play package for $21.99 package includes two personal pizzas, two drinks, and 30 play points. Cold Stone Creamery – Share the love with a Fudge Truffle Decadence cake. Dairy Queen – Split a two-person Choco Brownie Blizzard Cupid...

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Handmade in NC – Kenda Kist Jewelry

Each month on Chapelboro we will be showcasing local makers, artists, products, and things made right here in North Carolina. Today we are introducing you to Kenda Kistenmacher, an NC-based artist, and designer making gorgeous hand-crafted jewelry. Since her childhood in Iowa, Kenda’s unique collection flourished from the inspiration of found objects, crafting them into something new. A true artisan, she cultivated her design skills at East Carolina University with a concentration in metal design. Upon graduating, Kenda launched a small signature collection. The line evolved into today’s brand: Kenda Kist Jewelry. Each piece is hand-forged with delicate craftsmanship. Kenda...

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