Category - Things to Do

Welcome all Guests

Monday, July 24, 2017 1:00 PM by Laurie Paolicelli

Yes, it’s hot outside. And though we’re close to both the beach and mountains, all of us don’t have the option to go. Luckily, you’re here, and maybe you’re here with friends and family – the perfect

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Heart of Chapel Hill

Thursday, June 29, 2017 3:00 PM by Joel Zatz

Chapel Hill is most famous as the home of the University of North Carolina, the nation’s first state university. The town essentially grew up around the university and much commercial activity depends

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Summer Camps Aplenty for 2017

Friday, March 24, 2017 10:00 AM by Susan Rice

Spring is here and summer is right around the corner. For those parents with school age children it’s time to begin planning for summer camp. Orange County has so many choices of activities for kids;

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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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5 Ways to Enjoy Autumn

Thursday, September 15, 2016 3:00 PM by Laurie Paolicelli

October and November are my favorite months. The fall brings yellows and reds and sunburst oranges to summer-green canopies; colors lure me to explore. Think of leaves falling like nature’s confetti,

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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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