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Giveaway: Tickets to the 2016 Southern Women’s Show

Giveaway: Tickets to the 2016 Southern Women’s Show

Have you heard about the upcoming Southern Women’s Show? Vote today for your chance to win tickets to this fun weekend of events & special guest appearances!   Rules: Contest will run April 6th-20th One entry per e-mail address, votes via Facebook comments will not be counted as valid votes Ticket winners will be randomly selected and […]

Orangetheory Fitness North Raleigh Weight Loss Challenge Results!

Orangetheory Fitness North Raleigh Weight Loss Challenge Results!

This past January all five Triangle area Orangetheory Fitness studios completed a 6-week Weight Loss Challenge to help participants start the new year on the right foot. The Triangle studios include: North Raleigh, Wake Forest, Morrisville, Chapel Hill and Holly Springs. Participants were required to attend at least three (3) 60-minute class sessions each week of the challenge, […]

The Southern Women’s Show Raleigh Returns April 22-24 With Celebrity Guests Stephen “tWitch” Boss and Whitney Way Thore

The Southern Women’s Show Raleigh Returns April 22-24 With Celebrity Guests Stephen “tWitch” Boss and Whitney Way Thore

The Premier One-Stop Event for Entertainment, Food and Shopping Brings Several New Features and Guests for 2016 The Southern Women’s Show, the Triangle’s most exciting and wide-ranging shopping and entertainment event, is returning the weekend of April 22-24. The highly anticipated annual event will showcase two new celebrity guests: Stephen “tWitch” Boss from the Ellen […]

The Power of a Canned Good

The Power of a Canned Good

On First Friday this April, teams composed of architects, engineers, designers and students attending the Schools of Architecture, Engineering and Design will build ‘Hero’ themed structures at 6 build sites around downtown Raleigh. What makes it so special? The structures will be completely composed of canned goods that have been donated to the local food bank […]

Got to Be NC Competition Dining Series Announces 2016 Schedule with Battles in Six North Carolina Cities

Got to Be NC Competition Dining Series Announces 2016 Schedule with Battles in Six North Carolina Cities

Interactive Chef Tournament Launches Dream Team Concept for the Ultimate Dining Experience The Got to Be NC Competition Dining Series, a single-elimination tournament highlighting the best of the state’s food, agriculture and culinary talent, is back for 2016 with a total of eight tournaments across the state, each made up of four chef teams vying […]

CANstruction Raleigh 2016 Theme Announced

CANstruction Raleigh 2016 Theme Announced

For those of you who haven’t heard of CANstruction, now is a great time to catch up on this amazing event. We are happy to announce that this year’s theme is Heroes! 8 teams will be building and participating with First Friday, April 1st as they have in year’s past. Heroes-themed builds will range from Mighty Mouse […]

National Student-Led Conference Empowers Youth to Make U.S. Schools Safer

National Student-Led Conference Empowers Youth to Make U.S. Schools Safer

The National Association of Students Against Violence Everywhere Hosts 16th Annual Summit The National Association of Students Against Violence Everywhere, a nonprofit dedicated to decreasing the potential for violence in our schools and communities, will bring together students and community leaders from around the nation for its youth-led SAVE Summit March 12. The annual conference […]

Local Innovative Thinkers Selected to Bring New Variety, Compelling Stories to TEDxRaleigh

Local Innovative Thinkers Selected to Bring New Variety, Compelling Stories to TEDxRaleigh

TEDxRaleigh is proud to introduce its selection of thought leaders who will surprise, compel and inspire the audience at the Saturday, March 19th conference. The independent event, created in the spirit of the cultural phenomenon and national nonprofit, TED, received an unprecedented application pool of about 250 Triangle residents, all with “ideas worth spreading.” The diverse […]

Happy Fix® Announces Leap into Happy Challenge

Happy Fix® Announces Leap into Happy Challenge

North Carolina’s Happiest Startup Urging People to Use Social Media in A Positive Manner in February APEX, N.C. — Woman-owned Happy Fix® (www.happyfix.com), giving people the knowledge and nudges to live a happier life, has announced its Leap into Happy Challenge. Participants pledging to use social media in a positive manner throughout the 29 days […]

Winter Coat Drive held by CertaPro Painters in the Triangle

CertaPro Painters in the Triangle are holding a “Give A Coat, Get A Coat” Winter Coat Drive this year. Customers who donate a new or gently used winter coat can receive a “free coat” of paint – up to $100 off on painting services. This year’s coat drive benefits the Urban Ministries of Durham, Hope […]