Archives: November 2013


Chapel Hill To Get New Luxury Cinema

University Mall in Chapel Hill is getting a new 13-screen luxury movie theater! The company, Silverspot Cinema, is part of a growing luxury theater trend and will offer film-goers hand-stitched leather seats, high-tech projection technology and live broadcasts of opera, ballet and theatrical performances. The theater is also expected to serve a higher-end fare than […]


Shop Til You Drop

Need a jump start for your holiday shopping? Head over to the Bethesda Christian Academy’s Annual Shop Til You Drop Extravaganza this Friday and Saturday in Durham. Shop for gifts from more than 30 vendors. Enjoy live entertainment, raffles and food trucks, while checking off your holiday list. The event is free and all of […]


Durham To Get Smashburger

Durham is getting the area’s first Smashburger. The Denver-based burger chain will open early next year in Pavilion East at Lakeview on Erwin Road, across from Duke University’s campus in Durham. Smashburger has more than 220 locations in 29 states, but so far there is only one other location in North Carolina, and that one is in Charlotte. […]


Oakwood Cemetery

  Since it’s the spookiest day of the year, we thought we would take you on a quick tour of Raleigh’s Oakwood Cemetery. Oakwood Cemetery is beautiful, historically significant, and probably a little spooky at night. Oakwood is almost 150 years old and spans 102 acres just outside of downtown Raleigh. There are many notable […]