Author: Neil Offen

Neil Offen, who produced this article for the Chapel Hill/Orange Visitors Bureau, has been a newspaper reporter and columnist, a magazine editor, a blogger, radio news director and the author of more than a dozen books. He has lived in New York, Paris, Provence, Chapel Hill and Carrboro. You can follow him on Twitter  @NeilOffen1


Orange County Old and New

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 3:00 PM by Neil Offen

Construction cranes dot the sky. Growth is everywhere in booming Orange County, North Carolina.

We’re adding buildings, houses, stores, roads. But in the midst of all the change, there remain

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Trails for Geezers

Tuesday, August 23, 2016 10:00 AM by Neil Offen

There are lots of wonderful trails for vigorous hiking or biking in Orange County. Occoneechee Mountain, Duke Forest and the Pumpkin Trail in the Carolina North forest, among many others, all are

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