By SP Murray
  • Old friends got re-aquainted and welcomed new ones

    Street Scene Turns 30!

    March 18, 2015 at 5:00 am

    Chapel Hill’s very own Street Scene Teen Center, a teen safe haven and creative space where youth can hang out, plan events and study, celebrated 30 years of serving elementary, middle and high school students!

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    Bids and Brews

    March 17, 2015 at 5:00 am

    The Children’s Cooperative Playschool held their annual Bids and Brews fundraiser at TOPO with fabulous auction items donated by some of your favorite local businesses!

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    Wrap Your Head Around It at FRANK

    March 16, 2015 at 5:00 am

    Peg Gignoux’s Wrap Your Head Around It project features a series of art scarves with original poetry exploring the theme of the Heroic Journey; a project dedicated to engaging cancer patients and survivors, and community artists.

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    Story Time at Kidzu

    March 13, 2015 at 5:00 am

    Before Kidzu’s grand re-opening this month at University Mall, we thought we’d take a look back at a story time event at their former pop-up location. At this story time event, kids were exploring different countries around this world…this stop was all about Asia including Chinese traditions, and crafts!

  • Beautiful artwork lined the walls!

    Through Women’s Eyes, by Women’s Hands

    March 12, 2015 at 5:00 am

    The wonderful folks at the Compass Center hosted their wildly popular fundraiser “Through Women’s Eyes, By Women’s Hands” Art Exhibition and Sale at Top of the Hill Great Room. This unique, sold-out event includes 5×7 mini masterpieces available for auction, along with a raffle, silent auction and live auction with all proceeds going to support the wonderful work of The Compass Center. If you missed the event but would like to help, visit them at

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    Purim Celebration!

    March 11, 2015 at 5:00 am

    Chabad and the JCC partnered together to celebrate Purhim-one of the most joyous holidays on the Jewish Calendar!

  • And lots of clowns!

    Circus Circus!

    March 10, 2015 at 5:00 am

    The first graders at St. Thomas More invited us to the dress rehearsal for their performance of Circus Circus!” Based on a musical by John Higgins and John Jacobson, the performance is filled with lions, clowns and an assortment of colorful characters!

  • Welcome to the 2015 Hometown Heroes Luncheon!

    Hometown Heroes Pt. 1

    March 9, 2015 at 5:02 am

    Welcome to the 2015 Hometown Heroes Luncheon-A celebration of gratitude and everything that’s good about where we live!

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    Hometown Hero Luncheon – Part 2

    March 9, 2015 at 5:00 am

    Welcome to the 2015 Hometown Hero Luncheon-A celebration of gratitude and everything that’s good about where we live!

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    Taking Care of Business

    March 6, 2015 at 5:00 am

    Each month, the Chapel Hill-Carrboro Chamber presents Taking Care of Business, this time, writer and business advisor David Magee walks guests through the business planning process.