By Meg McGurk
  • What Are You Going to Be For Halloween?

    October 24, 2012 at 6:33 pm

    As the self-appointed Miss Halloween of Franklin Street for many a year gone by, and a huge Halloween fan to begin with – I’ve had plenty of time to make observations of what works, what thrills the crowd, and what could pass for one step short of an indecent exposure charge. And frankly, I love […]

  • Downtown Scavenger Hunt

    October 9, 2012 at 7:29 pm

    Consider yourself a true local? On Saturday, October 13  from 2PM to 5PM, Love Chapel Hill will hold the fourth Downtown Scavenger Hunt –so  put together a team and show the world just how much you know your town!   The scavenger hunt  is free and open to all in the community – including UNC students, […]

  • Let the Games Begin!

    July 24, 2012 at 9:10 pm

    There is a commercial running on television right now for a credit card company where citizens of a fictional town pool their card reward points and host a community celebration for the Olympic Opening Ceremony. I’ll hand it to their marketing company — the commercial is exhilarating. It perfectly conveys the Olympic spirit of coming […]