By Michelle Lewis
  • What do Candlelight, Dessert, and Woody Durham Have in Common?

    September 9, 2011 at 4:46 pm

    Well, on September 23rd, the Triangle Radio Reading Service is honoring Woody Durham, “The Voice of the Tarheels,” at its “Dining by Candlelight: Dessert in the Dark” fundraiser. The Triangle Radio Reading Service (TRRS) provides live news and information to people who are visually and print impaired and live in a 20 county area of […]

  • Affordable Homes, Indian Food, and All That Jazz…

    September 5, 2011 at 7:07 pm

    This Friday, September 9th, the Community Home Trust will rock the new Greenbridge building with cool jazz by mahaloJazz, Indian food by Vimala’s Curryblossom Cafe, wine by Milltown, and interesting conversation by current and former mayors and council members, community volunteers, and, hopefully, you! The Community Home Trust’s mission is to sell and preserve affordable […]

  • If Helping Kids and Women is Your Passion…

    August 24, 2011 at 9:14 pm

    Many of us lead very, very busy lives these days. We want to make a difference, but it is hard to choose where to focus our efforts. For those of us who are interested in charities that help local children and women, it seems that there are almost too many choices to consider (which is […]


    July 21, 2011 at 1:43 pm

    What do President Bill Clinton, Michael Jordan, Senator George Mitchell, Bill Cosby, Jackie Joyner-Kersee, General Wesley Clark, and Denzel Washington all have in common?    As children, they all belonged to Boys & Girls Clubs like the one organizers hope to open at the Pine Knolls Community Center in Chapel Hill next year.  Their first […]