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2014 Singer-Songwriter Contest

Can you write the next great ode to North Carolina? Enter this year’s singer-songwriter contest presented by the Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau.
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Arts & Culture

Charlotte Wall Poems

Poems for Everyone

A citywide art project is bringing together poetry and graphic design in Charlotte, rewarding those who take a moment to look up.
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Carolyn Blaylock

All Creatures Great and Small

Carolyn Blaylock aims for one thing with her colorful animal paintings: joy.
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27 Views of Home

How many perspectives does it take to tell the story of a place? A publisher in Hillsborough may have found the magic number.
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Carolina Homecoming: The South Carolina Broadcasters

Don’t be fooled by this band’s name: The South Carolina Broadcasters are firmly rooted in our state.
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Where the Strong Grow Great: N.C. State Toast

North Carolina is the only state with an official toast, and that deserves … well, a toast!
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Photo Gallery: Greensboro’s Woman’s College

See our gallery of historical photos from Women’s College of the University of North Carolina.
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Sounds of the City: Durham Playlist

With our ear to the ground in the Bull City, we’ve compiled a list of songs by ten artists that call Durham home.
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Erin Weston

From Manhattan to Magnolia Farm

Erin Weston left North Carolina wide-eyed with an art history degree and a dream of making it in the Big Apple. When her plans fell through, she returned to the Triangle to create luxury wreaths that decorate homes across the state — especially at Christmas.
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Making the Cut: North Carolina Christmas Trees

Fraser firs may be the big tree on campus at lots across the state, but on Down East cut-your-own farms, cedar, cypress, and pine are the trees that growers vote most likely to succeed.
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Community College Quilt

Stitches and Squares

Each of our community colleges has a place on this quilt, a handmade tribute to learning.
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