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Out & About: April 2014

From the mountains to the coast, here’s our Carolina calendar for April 2014.
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War Memorial Stadium

In Greensboro, baseball fans long to see their old red-clay infield revived.
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Happy North Carolina Beer Month

Celebrate craft beer across the state this April during North Carolina Beer Month.
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“Pi Day” Recipes

March 14th may be “Pi Day,” but here in North Carolina we’re in the mood to enjoy a slice (or two) any day of the year. Check out some of our favorite recipes below.
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A work by Gary Beecham, photographed on the Penland school campus.

Scenes from Penland

Penland School of Crafts is at the heart of the thriving artistic community in the Toe River Valley. Many of the country’s best glass artists call the area home.
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Carolina Beer Temple in Matthews

Rob Jacik and his wife Megan offer North Carolinians an easy way to enjoy local craft beer.
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Fried Chicken with Gravy

It’s rumored that March’s cover starlet Ava Gardner loved fried chicken. We’ll never know for sure, but we bet she wouldn’t turn down a plate of Steve Gordon’s fried chicken and gravy.
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Turtle Island, founded by Eustace Conway near Boone, North Carolina.

Carolina Classic: The Chicken

North Carolina explores the allure of the chicken through food, art, and travel.
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Decades of Doughnut Making Experience: Where the Locals Go, Part 2

These doughnut shops have years of experience satisfying North Carolina’s sweet tooth.
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Sweet Potato Pie Martini

Amy Brinkely finds room for North Carolina’s state vegetable in her martini glass.
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