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Feast for the eyes and ears

Concerts offer classical music, practice for student musicians in beautiful sanctuary Three days after Thanksgiving 2021, a brass ...

A Slice of Smithfield

Clary family lights up the night

For Carrollton’s Clary family, there’s no such thing as “too early” for setting up Christmas lights. They’ve been ...

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Changing Course

Story by Phyllis Speidell Photos by John H. Sheally II Living aboard a yacht, cruising as your whim ...

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Community garden plans take root

Ariane Williams has seen the unifying power of community gardens before. For the past several months, the Carrollton ...

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A not-so-secret garden

Story by Phyllis Speidell Photos by John H. Sheally II Walking through the lush, wandering gardens overlooking Batten ...

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‘I like to go places’

Jose Hernandez has traveled the world Being a wildlife photographer isn’t without its risks. Jose Hernandez recalls positioning ...

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Local author writes new book on N.C. tribes

When it comes to anthropological research on the Indians of Southeast Virginia, perhaps no name is more recognizable ...

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From classroom to grill

Chefs at Turner & 10 recently put their skills to the test in creating fresh, tasty meals while ...

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Battery Park’s award-winning author

On a cold winter’s day in 1896 near White Sands, N.M., Albert Fountain — a statesman in the ...

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The nose knows

Story by Phyllis Speidell Photos by John H. Sheally II As the news chronicles riots, drug busts, bomb ...

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