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By Jarin Frederick One of my favorite end-of-summer traditions is participating in the “Fill That Bus” Drive, http://www.crayons2calculators.org. The Durham Bulls are hosting a Back to School Night/Fill The Bus Drive on Monday, August 19, 2019 at 7:05PM, https://www.milb.com/durham/tickets/promotions. With the donation of $10 or more in...

By Pete Eisenmann [caption id="attachment_22067" align="alignnone" width="300"] Copyright Discover Durham.[/caption] As we approach the end of Summer and the beginning of Fall, Durham moves into full swing with a variety of festivals and events for everyone. Here is a summary of some of the annual festivities: August...

  by Jarin Frederick Join Urban Ministries of Durham on Thursday, March 7, 2019 from 6:00PM to 8:00PM (EST) at the Durham Convention Center to fill empty bowls with hope! Empty Bowls is the signature event for Urban Ministries of Durham, the private, non-sectarian downtown charity that provides...

by Tina Allaire Gratitude is a key to well being.  Everyone seems to remember to give thanks in the month of November.  But how can we maintain a grateful heart throughout the year? Here are some ideas: -Start your own gratefulness journal and write down at least one...

by Gonzo Arriagada Some of the best things in life are free, and that's no less true in Durham. There are some of the leading public gardens in the country, historic sites where you can tour structures from bygone eras, and galleries where you can see the newest trends in...

by Rebecca Barbee Please join us on November 1st for our annual ‘Local Vocal’ event. This year’s list of performers includes Second Shift, Wolfgang A Cappella, Beau Brummels, Lucky 13 and Hillside High School. Tickets are $35 and all proceeds will go to Durham Central Park....

  by Susan Herst The new Durham Public Schools Foundation (DPSF), a 501(c)(3) supporting the Durham Public Schools students and teachers as well as equity and educational excellence, has launched!! On Friday September 7, Mayor Steve Schewel and DPS Superintendent Dr. Pascal Mubenga shared comments at the...

  by Nicole Furnace Summer has officially arrived! Get out an enjoy all the great things Durham Parks have to offer. Catch a movie or live music at one (or all!) of the city's parks during the summer. Durham Parks and Recreation offers Rock the Park, a...