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Now, Voyager: Retracing John Lawson’s Journey

Recalling an early explorer, a canoer seeks the empty spaces in the Carolina coastal marshes.
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This Weekend in North Carolina: March 27-29

Your guide to events happening across the state.
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5 Fun Fuquay-Varina Events Happening This Spring

From an outdoor painting event to food and music festivals, there is plenty happening in Fuquay-Varina this spring.
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10 Outer Banks Events Not to Miss This Spring

As the weather warms up, the Outer Banks beckon. From food and drink festivals to a super marathon, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.
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Homeplace: Captain Charlie’s Cottages

Three of the most recognizable landmarks on Bald Head Island, the historic Captain Charlie’s Cottages, provide a sense of escape to anyone looking for it.
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NoDa Is Charlotte’s Island of Interesting

NoDa, Charlotte’s historic arts neighborhood, reflects the ever-changing New South right now — no telling what it’ll be tomorrow.
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Out and About: March 2015

Your guide to events happening across the state.

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Running Wild on Shackleford Banks

To see a wild horse is rare. To feel as free as one is even rarer. Writer Marianne Gingher searches for the horses of Shackleford Banks and the elusive feeling of being untamed.
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Out and About: February 2015

Your guide to events happening across the state.
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Raleigh’s Furry Forecaster: Sir Walter Wally

In a world of Punxsutawney Phils and Wiarton Willies, North Carolina’s famed groundhog holds his own.
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