Club Boulevard Humanities Magnet Elementary School and Lakewood Montessori Middle School have earned the “Magnet School of Excellence” designation by Magnet Schools of America, the highest award given by the organization.
Friday, February 28, 2014
Thursday, February 27, 2014
Durham was ranked #6 out of 10 Markets with the Strongest Brainpower for its high number of adults with high school diplomas, bachelor's and graduate degrees by The Business Journals.
Friday, February 21, 2014
Thursday, February 20, 2014
Four Durham Restaurateurs and Chefs have been selected as semifinalists for a James Beard Award. Phoebe Lawless was selected for Outstanding Pastry Chef, Giorgios Bakatsias of Giorgios Hospitality Group was selected for Outstanding Restaurateur, and both Scott Howell of Nana's and Matt Kelly of Mateo bar de Tapas were selected for Best Chef: Southeast.
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Duke University and architect Ray Walker have received a National Excellence in Construction Award from the Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. trade group. This award is the first national award of its kind given for a Duke University building.
Friday, February 14, 2014
Friday, February 7, 2014
William Logan, principal of Hillside High School, was recognized as the 2014 Outstanding Young Educator by the North Carolina Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development.
Thursday, February 6, 2014
The Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club has been acknowledged with at #9 ranking by US News & World Report on its list of "Best Hotels in North Carolina."