Stories tagged: "Community"

The NC Museum of Art in Raleigh is one of our picks for a date-night in NC. The grounds includes the artist Thomas Sayre's sculpture, "Gyre." (Shutterstock)
10 Picks for Your Next Date Night in the Triangle

Sip ‘n’ paint, drive-in movies, or how about a low-pressure coffee date? Our picks for your next date night.

There are plenty of upcoming Walk to End Alzheimer's events in NC. (Shutterstock)
North Carolinians are Walking to End Alzheimer’s. Here’s How You Can Join Them.

Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest fundraiser for Alzheimer’s care.  And there are 11 upcoming NC events aimed at ending the disease.  Here’s how you can get involved.

"The Andy Griffith Show," which fictionalized a NC town called Mayberry, was broadcast 63 years ago this week. (Image via NC Department of Culture and Natural Resources)
It’s Ok To Feel Conflicted About ‘The Andy Griffith Show.’ I Know I Do.

Andy Griffith’s depiction of a rural NC town is immortal. But the show—which premiered 63 years ago this week—only tells one part of the story.

The 2021 official White House Christmas tree came from Jefferson, NC. This year, the tree will come from NC again, making it the 15th time since 1961 the tree comes from NC. (Image via The White House)
NC Family Farm Will Supply the White House Christmas Tree

It’ll be the 15th time since 1961 that a NC tree will be the star tree. That’s more than any other state.

NC college students met with President Biden this week to call for gun reforms. (Image via Sen. Natalie Murdock's Twitter)
Good News Friday: NC Students Talk Gun Reform with President Biden

Our weekly roundup of happy news in NC goes to the White House. Plus: Pumpkin patches are finally opening, and social media reunites a woman with her “guardian angel.”

In the latest episode of "Leah Tries," C&P's Leah Sherrell visits a Chilean-inspired food truck in the Triad. (Image via screenshot)
‘I Demolished It’: Taste-Testing A Chilean Food Truck in the Triad

In the latest episode of "Leah Tries," Cardinal & Pine's Leah Sherrell takes a trip to Sur Chilean Inspired Food, a hot food truck making the rounds in NC's Triad.  

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Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with These Must-Read Books, According to Our Staff

Discover must-read books by Hispanic and Latino authors to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, handpicked by our Courier Newsroom staff.