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“Say good night, Gracie,” was the familiar quote made popular by the iconic 1950s and 1960s actor/comedian George Burns when he was...
  A tradition in Fayetteville since 1977, The Nutcracker Ballet is many things to many people. This year it has special meaning for...
The days are getting colder and the nights are coming earlier. In North Carolina this can only mean one thing: Christmas is coming. As...
People often think that there’s never much to do right here in the heart of Fayetteville, so they look to neighboring cities like...
       Once upon a time while I was waiting to pay a bill, I heard a 92-year-old man say something pretty profound. Quote he, “If we live,...
Congratulations to our new Fayetteville Mayor Nat Robertson and all of the city council members — old and new. With less than a week under...
In simpler time and place, Christmas trees were not adorned with lights and glitter, but with ribbons and bows and handmade...
Another Consultant?? Well, first, let me go on record as saying that I am all for having a Visual, Cultural & Performing Arts Center...
“No space of regret can make amends for one life’s opportunity misused” —Charles Dickens. Don’t miss this annual opportunity to...
The Falcon Children’s Home is a haven — and has been for more than 100 years. The home began with just two children in need who were...
If anything, Fayetteville is a city that respects tradition; and the holiday season is packed with unique local traditions that make...
For 15 years, Fayetteville residents have made attendance to the Heart of Christmas Show an annual tradition. The show, which...
Crisis in Confidence: Chavonne Sends Out S.O.S. After speaking to many Fayetteville residents about the results of Fayetteville’s 2013...
Put John Poulos, Pete Skenteris and Tony Kotsopoulos in a room and start asking about the World’s Largest Spaghetti Dinner and Greek...
Each Christmas season, Samaritan’s Purse chooses to celebrate by reinforcing the adage that it is better to give than to receive. The...
Election Aftermath This past week’s local election should be a lesson to some unsuccessful candidates. Keep an eye on your rear view...
There was a time when Christmas meant homemade gifts under the tree and fresh baked goodies all through the holiday season. That can...
The sun is just peeking through the trees that line the banks of the Cape Fear River when the first students arrive for classes at...
Many years ago I saw an unusually beautiful work of art on one of the walls at the Arts Council of Fayetteville and Cumberland...
Slide on down to the Crown Theater Nov. 10, as it presents blues and rock legend Joe Bonamassa on stage. He is hailed worldwide as...
“When you’re down and troubled and you need a helping hand … you’ve got a friend.” This phrase made famous by North Carolina singer...
The Child Advocacy Center’s annual Blue Jean Ball is a favorite event for many in the community. This year the event has a few new...
Fayetteville Technical Community College is far more than just a college. It provides the community with so many different...
Boys and Girls!  Attention, Please! You and I are among the 300-million plus Americans who are sick to death of the dysfunction in our...
Congratulations Mayor! Well, Fayetteville finally has a new mayor, new council members and hopefully a new energetic direction. Again,...

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