By SP Murray
  • Lots of beautiful artwork to choose from!

    Through Women’s Eyes, By Women’s Hands

    March 12, 2014 at 5:00 am

    The Compass Center for Women and Families held their 30th annual Through Women’s Eyes, By Women’s Hands Art Show and Fundraiser. Proceeds from the event go to help the Compass Center in their mission to help individuals and families prevent and end domestic violence and become self-sufficient. If you missed the event but would like to help, please visit them at www.compassctr.org

  • Don Tise, Meg McGurk, Chris Blue

    Downtown Partnership Annual Meeting

    March 11, 2014 at 5:00 am

    The wonderful folks at Chapel Hill’s Downtown Partnership held their Annual Meeting at the beautiful Carolina Inn, where an unexpected but welcome guest joined the party!

  • Casie Uysmith, Annie Williams, Kaytee Hough

    Young Professionals Network

    March 10, 2014 at 5:00 am

    The Chamber’s Young Professional Network event was a smashing success! With Chris Carini of Linda’s Bar and Grill as the host and Zemo Trevathan as a speaker, everyone had a grand time!

  • Onja Bock, Bill Drewitz

    Paw-Di Gras

    March 7, 2014 at 5:00 am

    The wonderful people with Paws4Ever held their first ever Paw-Di Gras fundraiser with everyone’s favorite band, Liquid Pleasure! If you missed the event but would like to help, visit them at www.paws4ever.com.

  • Happy Birthday Cat in the Hat!

    Cat in the Hat at Flyleaf

    March 6, 2014 at 5:00 am

    Who wouldn’t want to spend the day at Flyleaf Books with the one and only Cat in the Hat?

  • All the kids were enchanted with Goodnight Carolina!

    Goodnight Carolina at Kidzu

    March 5, 2014 at 5:00 am

    Kids of all ages gathered at Kidzu as Elaine O’Neil, Marie Myers Lloyd and Missy Julian Fox read from their beloved book, Goodnight Carolina; their lyrical love letter to Chapel Hill!

  • Bluesman Ironing Board Sam brought the audience to it's feet!

    Murphey School Radio Show

    March 4, 2014 at 5:00 am

    Who wouldn’t want to spend a leisurely Saturday afternoon at the Murphey School Radio Show?

  • Jacob Keith and Martha Leigh

    Children of Vietnam

    March 3, 2014 at 5:00 am

    Founded in 1998, Children of Vietnam is dedicated to providing aid to disadvantaged children in Vietnam. They work to improve the lives of children in need of food medicine, housing and education and a chance for a brighter future! The local chapter recently had a Tet (New Year) celebration complete with a fashion show of traditional dress, crafts, games and more!

  • This year's panel included David Hartman as the evening's host and authors Daniel Wallace, Sarah Dessen and Jay Leutze

    Writers for Readers

    February 28, 2014 at 5:00 am

    Writers for Readers is a celebration of literacy and great literature; now in it seventh year, all proceeds from the event benefit the Orange County Literacy Council. David Hartman was the emcee for the evening was joined by authors Daniel Wallace, Sarah Dessen and Jay Leutze.

  • John Santa

    2014 Marathon Jam

    February 27, 2014 at 5:00 am

    With everything from the gospel favorite “I’ll Fly Away,” to Janice Joplin’s “Me and Bobby McGee,” no song was off limits at the 2014 Marathon Jam! Now in it’s 11th year, 100% of the proceeds from the Marathon Jam go to support Fisher House in their mission to provide free lodging to military families while their loved one recovers from their war injuries.