Lifestyle & Opinion Archive
Welcome to the Trapezium
If you can pause long enough from wondering how you can charge UNC $950 an hour for… anything, I would like to draw your attention south. Unbekn...
Short List Submissions — Best Place to go in Hillsborough
Plenty of sites and publications offer “best of” lists and top ten awards, but how many let YOU vote on the best businesses and locations around y...
Food & Dining
‘Best Of’ Restaurant Bracket Winner – Mediterranean Deli!
After six weeks and hundreds of votes, Chapelboro is proud to announce that the winner of our inaugural Restaurant Bracket is Chapel Hill’s Mediterr...
How To Find Your Power
I’m going to talk about all the good stuff we can do to make things better. I want to show you all the totally cool local people I’ve met who are ...
Order Amidst Chaos, Or Vice Versa: “Arcadia” At Deep Dish
Deep Dish Theater tackles Tom Stoppard's "Arcadia," a dazzlingly smart play that leaps across time in search of truth.
North Carolina’s Tribal Rivalries
Have we gotten used to all the national attention on North Carolina and our tribal rivalries? Do we mind the reports of the mean-spiritedness, the rud...
February Short List Winner: The Best Place For A Romantic Night Out
The votes are in, and it’s official: the winner of February’ Chapelboro Short List for “Best Place For A Romantic Night Out” in the area i...
Dr. Tina Lepage
Accepting Your Child As-Is
Every parent knows to say that they accept their child just as they are. Most parents also want to believe that. Yet they have their list of ways they...
The Scented Garden
Have you spent time in a scented garden? Enjoyed its fragrant perfume yielded by trees, shrubs, flowers, and bulbs? Have you sat and listened to the c...
This is Raleigh Mann. My bride Betsy and I have been in the North Carolina Cancer Hospital and the adjacent Women’s Hospital off of Manning Drive a ...
Checking In On Peak Oil
In last week’s column, The Case of the Missing Propane, I explained how the widespread use of hydraulic fracturing (fracking) of shale oil deposits ...
Arts & Entertainment
Three For The Show: February 28-March 2
Every Friday, we highlight three great shows from local performing artists that you can see this coming weekend.
Clean Tech Summit Promotes Local Innovation
The North Carolina clean energy sector generated $3.6 billion in total revenue in 2013, according to a recent census administered by the North Carolin...
Alison Stephens, Coach of Team Cameron’s, On Sticking With It
Alison Stephens of UNC Wellness Center at Cary joined our Aaron Keck to talk about how to build and maintain a healthier lifestyle. http://audio.chape...
Where Is Jones Ferry?
I love to ride ferries. The longer the ride, the better. I will drive out of my way just to take a ride on a ferry, even if I have ridden that one bef...
Playing Basketball In The Snow
This is Lew Margolis. Now that the snow has melted and the supplies of road salt depleted, I have a question. How are a postponed UNC/Duke basketball ...
Planting Native, Saving Our Diversity
“First question for you,” says UNC-TV’s Exploring North Carolina host, Tom Earnhardt, when he begins his talk to a Rotary club or other civi...
Dustin Buttars, Coach of Team Massage Envy Southpoint, Gives Advice For A Healthier You
Dustin Buttars of UNC Wellness Center at Meadowmont joined our Aaron Keck to talk about the first week of the Healthiest You Challenge, how past conte...
Health & Wellness
Let’s Go Heels: Treating Plantar Fasciitis
Does your foot or heel hurt with the first couple steps in the morning? What about after standing or walking for a long time? Chances are you have pla...
I’d like to introduce you to VIETRI’s newest team member, Franco! When my husband, Bill, and I decided it was time for a new puppy, we narrowed in...