UNC alum Terrence Brayboy is a founder and member of the Board of Directors for the local organization Amina's Gift. The nonprofit buys and sells art from communities in Africa to raise money to support schoolchildren in Zimbabwe and South Africa. Staff writer Simrann Wadhwa talked with Brayboy about the organization.
Krave, Carrboro and Chapel Hill’s first kava bar, opened in March 2015. Located on Main Street in Carrboro near Open Eye Café, Krave offers a wide range of tea and herbal drinks.
Quintana Stewart was recently named as the new Health Director of the Orange County Health Department. Staff writer Simrann Wadhwa discussed her plans for the department.
Staff writer Simrann Wadhwa tweets live from Carrboro's mayoral debate between incumbent Lydia Lavelle and candidate Mike Benson.
The candidates for Chapel Hill Carrboro City Schools school board met for a candidates forum on Monday night.
UNC students have become accustomed to studying in the small coffee shops in the nooks and corners of Carrboro and Franklin Street. The many cafés in the area are home to groups of students and coffee lovers alike. And many of the local coffee shops are also home to ethically-sourced coffee beans.