Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Friday, April 22, 2016
Shelley Hwang, M.D., chief of breast surgery at the Duke Cancer Institute, has been recognized as one of TIME’s 100 most influential people for 2016.
Friday, April 15, 2016
M Sushi, Counting House, Nana Steak, and Mateo, were recognized by Open Table as top ten diners choice restaurants in the triangle. M. Sushi landed the No.1 spot.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has recognized the Durham and Raleigh metro area as the No. 10 top city for urban farming. Homes in these cities have the most gardens, greenhouses and chicken coops in the nation.
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Duke University has been named "Tree Campus USA" designated by the Arbor Foundation. This year marked the eighth straight Duke was recognized as a Tree Campus USA, which honors the campus’ commitment to sustainability and a tree care program.
Durham Distillery took home the gold medal for its Conniption Navy Strength Gin; silver for its Conniption American Dry Gin; and bronze medals for its Damn Fine Coffee Liquer and Damn Fine Mocha Liquer at the San Francisco Spirits Competition in March.
Friday, April 8, 2016
Bon Appétit recognized Rose's Meat Market and Sweet Shop as one of their "10 of Our Favorite Butcher Shops Across the Country."
Wednesday, April 6, 2016
Dame's Chicken & Waffles was recognized by Only In Your State as one of the top ten "Extremely Tiny Restaurants In North Carolina That Are Actually Amazing."
Tuesday, April 5, 2016
The triangle, specifically Durham and Raleigh, were recognized as Best Cities For Black Women To Launch and Operate a Thriving Business. and were noted as places that offer culture, resources, and opportunities for growth.
Monday, April 4, 2016
The U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey recognized Durham as the No. 2 top mid-sized metros that have the highest percentage of bachelor’s degree holders. The top metros include Bridgeport-CT (46.7%). Durham-NC (44.8%), Madison-WI (44.7%).