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Weekend at a Glance: Cookies, Concerts and Crafts

01/18/2018 Bull City Blogs 0

Donald Rosenstein and Justin Yopp – Thursday, 7pm – Visit The Regulator Bookshop to hear from the co-authors of “The Group: Seven Widowed Fathers Reimagine Life,” an inspirational book about seven fathers’ struggles after their wives passed away from cancer. These two UNC-Chapel Hill professors present a touching perspective on their research on grief. IMAGO […]

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This Traditional Wine is Guaranteed to Please

01/17/2018 Bull City Blogs 0

I recently tried “Crianza,” “Reserva” and “Gran Reserva” styles from two separate Rioja bodegas – although both are sold under the banner of CVNE. The Compañiá Vinicola Del Norte De España is conveniently pronounced Cu-Nay, and their wines are well-distributed in the U.S. I tried three wines labeled “Cune” and three labeled “Viña Real.” These […]

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Ramen Takes Center Stage at Revamped Rose’s Noodles

01/16/2018 Bull City Blogs 0

Spicy Sesame Ramen Now that Rose’s transitioned from butcher and bake shop to a restaurant/bakery concept, the ramen that was once reserved only for Wednesdays now takes center stage. The type of ramen changes every couple of days – today, we were treated to a spicy sesame ramen, created with both a zesty puree made […]

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Preview of Piedmont’s New Menu

01/16/2018 chris 0
Beef carpaccio from Piedmont

A new year brings a new vibe to one of downtown Durham’s long-standing restaurants: Piedmont. Still under the leadership of Chef & The Farmer alum and Durham native, Chef John May, the restaurant temporarily closed for a couple weeks in early January to reconcept and rework the menu from scratch, introducing a more fun and…

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Theater Week – Working on a Building

01/16/2018 chris 0

  A listing of Triangle theater performances through January 22, 2018   OPENING: Master Builder – Little Green Pig presents Tamara Kissane’s new adaptation of Henrik Ibsen’s 1892 drama about ambition and power. Directed by Kevin Ewert. This week: Thursday-Saturday 8:00. Continues through February 3. Mystery Brewing Company, 437 Dimmocks Mill Rd, Hillsborough. littlegreenpig.com The […]

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Steve Schewel, Mayor of Durham

01/15/2018 Bull City Blogs 0

Steve Schewel greets each student by name as he welcomes them to his home. He has an apron tied around his waist and you can hear him calling out instructions from the kitchen in his Durham-by-way-of-Lynchburg-Virginia drawl. His workforce of students bustles around, placing the linen napkins carefully on the mismatched tables dragged into the […]

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Will

01/11/2018 Bull City Blogs 0

Will is a curious cat, and very playful. He enjoys playing with his feline friends at APS, but it’s the lap of a human that he’d love to curl up in more than anything. Come meet him! For more information about Will, contact adopt@apsofdurham.org. To view his webpage, visit apsofdurham.org/cats/will. Adoption fees for cats and kittens […]

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Theater Week – George Bernard Thaw

01/09/2018 chris 0

  A listing of Triangle theater performances through January 15, 2018   OPENING: Love Letters – Sandy Duncan and Ira David Wood III star in A.R. Gurney’s 1988 epistolary drama about two people who exchange letters over the course of half a century. Presented by NC Theatre; director not listed. This week: Friday 7:30, Saturday […]

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Theater Week – Brrr!

01/02/2018 chris 0

  A listing of Triangle theater performances through January 8, 2018   OPENING: The Mound Builders – An archaeological dig in the midwest uncovers fault lines of friends and family. Ward Theatre presents a revival of the 1975 Lanford Wilson drama. The production will feature a rotating cast of actors, check the schedule for more […]

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Theater Week – Snowflakes

12/19/2017 chris 0

A listing of Triangle theater performances through January 1, 2018   ONGOING: * A Christmas Carol – PlayMakers Rep presents Ray Dooley in a solo retelling of the Dickens story. Adapted by William Leach, directed by Michael Perlman. This week: Tuesday-Friday 7:30, Saturday 2:00 and 7:30. Closes Saturday December 23. Kenan Theatre, CDA, UNC Campus, […]