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Briana Brough

Central Command

Many have wondered why the Triangle's only LGBT center is located in Raleigh. Durham is about to change that with its own LGBTQ organization, slated to open in 2015.

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Spoonflower partner Allison Polish with co-founders Gart Davis and Stephen Fraser lounging in one of the many colourful alcoves found in their headquarters.


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Fabric, created and printed exactly to the customer’s specifications, brought to us by outside-of-the-box thinking and a handful of determined entrepreneurs. more »

Dec 28, 2014 11:54 PM Bull City Biz

An ELF has no trouble fitting through this narrow alley.


The Next Big Thing

A human/solar-powered car built right here in Durham that’s poised to go from curiosity to world-changer. more »

Dec 28, 2014 11:55 PM Bull City Biz

Krissy takes a break from designing bags like the one hanging on her chair to grab a cup of coffee at Scratch.


It’s in the Bag

Hand-stitched leather bags - no, not from Italy, but from right here in Durham. more »

Dec 28, 2014 11:47 PM Bull City Biz

Power Up

Durham-based Mati energy drinks are becoming top-sellers in Triangle stores. more »

Jul 29, 2014 12:03 PM DM Blog

Move It

Online furniture and home goods resale marketplace Move Loot expands to Durham. more »

Sep 15, 2014 1:30 PM DM Blog

For the Love of Beer

The Glass Jug, a craft beer retail store, growler filling station and bar, opens September 13 more »

Sep 4, 2014 11:22 AM DM Blog 2 Comments

Moving the Scrap

After years of attempting to find a permanent home, The Scrap Exchange is relocating to Lakewood. more »

Aug 11, 2014 3:40 PM DM Blog

On the Rise

Rise Biscuits & Donuts to expand breakfast/café concept internationally through newly launched franchise program. more »

Jul 21, 2014 12:05 PM DM Blog 1 Comments

Got it MADE

NC MADE, a new company that specializes in gift giving, just made it easier to share North Carolina products. more »

Jul 8, 2014 10:12 AM DM Blog 1 Comments

Boutique on Broad

Women's clothing and accessory shop Jo’s Boutique now open more »

May 28, 2014 11:42 AM DM Blog

'The Closet Under the Stairs'

Learn more about the eclectic consignment shop that is PB Buttermilk's more »

May 29, 2014 3:27 PM DM Blog

Through the Looking Glass

As a beta tester for Google Glass, Nick Jones is gazing into the future more »

Aug 19, 2013 11:13 AM Bull City Biz

Five Burning Questions with Bob Moulton of National Pawn

We spoke with the 2011 National Pawnbroker of the Year about dispelling myths, shipwreck treasure and the most expensive item he’s ever purchased more »

May 24, 2013 2:02 PM Bull City Biz

Pleiades Gallery to Open in April

Local artists Renee Leverty and Kimberly Wheaton are opening a fine arts gallery in Five Points more »

Mar 11, 2013 9:13 AM DM Blog 1 Comments

Hairizon's storefront just after its grand opening in 2011

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Hairizon Suffers Major Damage in Accident at Five Points

Mother-daughter team begins to rebuild after a vehicle crashed into their storefront early this morning more »

Mar 4, 2013 3:27 PM DM Blog

Stuff We Like: The Smoffice

The Smoffice, Durham's smallest office, has been named a finalist for Best Unconventional Chamber Project in the World more »

Mar 1, 2013 9:39 AM DM Blog

Museum of Durham History Plans October Opening

The museum has sufficient financial support to move ahead with plans for a grand opening this fall more »

Feb 28, 2013 3:47 PM DM Blog

Durham Selected Top Finalist in Mayors Challenge

Bloomberg Philanthropies announces Durham as one of the top 20 finalists in a $9 million prize competition founded to inspire cities to generate bold ideas to solve city challenges more »

Nov 5, 2012 5:18 PM DM Blog

‘Footprint’ of Giving Left at Food Bank of NC

Treyburn Country Club members and staff helped out at the Food Bank of North Carolina in Durham as a part of a new volunteer program implemented by the private golf club’s owner, McConnell Golf more »

Feb 28, 2013 11:40 AM DM Blog

New Fire Chief Named

Interim Chief Daniel Curia selected as the new chief of the Durham Fire Department more »

Feb 25, 2013 11:41 AM DM Blog


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