Topics: Business

La Residence to reopen in January after kitchen fire

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Final preparations are underway for La Residence to re-open for the new year.


Local businesses react to construction on Rosemary Street

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Jacqueline Britton, owner of Glenn’s Tailor Shop on East Rosemary Street, still has pictures on her phone of water flooding from the street and into her shop the week before Thanksgiving


Report: N.C. women see slight improvement in Fortune 1000 board representation

North Carolina sits in the middle of the pack for female representation in Fortune 1000 companies, according to a new report released by a women’s education and advocacy campaign.


Low economic mobility and HB2 overshadow high NC business ranking

Forbes released its Best States for Business rankings earlier this month, and for the second year in a row North Carolina was No. 2.


All up in your business for Nov. 22, 2016

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The nonprofit Club Nova was selected as one of ten recipients of the 2017 GSK IMPACT grant, worth $40,000.


All up in your business for Nov. 14, 2016

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The renovation of the exterior of 137 E. Franklin St. began during the summer with the purpose of refreshing the building's look. 


Rural communities in N.C. face long path to storm recovery

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In the wake of Hurricane Matthew, Windsor, North Carolina once again finds itself facing a town-wide cleanup.


Federal regulations impending for Kratom

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Kratom, an herbal drug often served in tea, has become a popular alternative to pain medication — but impending federal action may place the drug under strict regulation.


All Up In Your Business for Sept. 14

The grand opening of the Brain Balance Center is on Wednesday, Sept. 14 in Rams Plaza at 1728 Fordham Blvd. The ribbon cutting will take place at 1:30 p.m., and additional activities will follow from 2 to 5 p.m. 


All Up In Your Business for Sept. 9, 2016

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The ground-breaking for the Hilton Garden Inn in Carrboro will take place in the second quarter of 2017.


All Up In Your Business for Sept. 2, 2016

In 2012, The Trading Post antique and used furniture shop moved to Hillsborough after being a fixture in Carrboro since the 1950s. At the beginning of August, the store relocated back to Carrboro.


Southern Season sold for $3.5 million in bankruptcy auction

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After declaring bankruptcy, Southern Season and its new owner, Calvert Retail, are looking to move forward.


He's in D.C. — Tar Heel alums find game day experiences hours away

For some Tar Heel alumni living in Washington, D.C., there's always another Blue Cup.


Tin Cup Joe brings new meaning to coffee on the go

When Chris Jordan was a child, he loved drinking hot Dr. Pepper. 

“As a child I drank hot Dr. Pepper on cold nights,” Jordan said.


25,000: When craft brewery growth is punished by legislature

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When Steel String Brewery opened in Carrboro in 2013, it was the 85th brewery in North Carolina.

Now, three years later, the list has almost doubled.


Meals on Wheels celebrates 40 years of service

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Meals on Wheels held an event Wednesday to celebrate 40 years of community service in Chapel Hill and Carrboro


Points for Pizza: App rewards students for staying off their phones in class

If students put their phones away for long enough, they can earn Franklin Street discounts. 


Krave kava bar celebrates first anniversary

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After occupying its spot on Carrboro’s West Main Street for the past year, Krave has become much more than a bar.


Owners and executives worry the House Bill 2 is bad for business

Businesses are just as outraged.


Chapel Hill businesses push back against House Bill 2

Chapel Hill businesses have been standing up against the controversial law House Bill 2, passed on March 23.


Tom Ross to join pharmaceutical board

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Former UNC-system President Tom Ross has found a new home.


He’s Not Here returns after 21-day absence

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He’s Not Here reopened Friday, and patrons couldn’t help but celebrate.


Cat's Cradle, TABLE partner for charity during UNC/Duke game

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On Saturday afternoon, music, donations and a rivalry came together at Cat’s Cradle.


Posters in business windows welcome refugees in Chapel Hill

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All around town, the image of a man sheltering a child in his coat has appeared.


Millennials choose experiences over possessions

In the month of February alone, UNC senior Conner Frank estimates that he spent $2,600 on experiences rather than on things.