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What’s going on with the NC budget?

Arts & Culture

Ask Ollie!

Ollie is a rescued black and white Shih Tzu who turned his passion for helping other pets into a popular advice column. Ask Ollie questions by emailing him at Ollie@chathamcountyline.org DEAR OLLIE, I still read your great column even though ...
Arts & Culture

Ask Ollie!

Ollie is a rescued black and white Shih Tzu who turned his passion for helping other pets into a popular advice column. Ask Ollie questions by emailing him at Ollie@chathamcountyline.org DEAR OLLIE, I have been looking for a German Shepard ...
Arts & Culture

Ask Ollie!

Ollie is a rescued black and white Shih Tzu who turned his passion for helping other pets into a popular advice column. Ask Ollie questions by emailing him at Ollie@chathamcountyline.org DEAR OLLIE, I am a simple four year old dog. ...
News

Pittsboro Eats! Supports Locally Owned Restaurants

by Casey Mann, Senior Correspondent It all started with a Facebook post. Sue Perkins Silverstein of Bear Creek wrote of her concerns about the fate of locally-owned restaurants during COVID-19 on a Chatham Caremongering Facebook page. Dozens of people chimed in with similar ...
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NC Poet Laureate Jaki Shelton Green at Library

The Chatham Community Library will commemorate National Poetry Month in April with a presentation by NC Poet Laureate, Jaki Shelton Green. The virtual event, entitled “An Evening with the North Carolina Poet Laureate,” will take place at 6:00 p.m. on ...
Arts & Culture

Does Your Creative Life Need a Spring Cleaning? Part 1

by Michele Berger Wow, we’re now in the second quarter of the year! Can you believe it? It seems like only yesterday when we were writing down resolutions for our creative lives in 2021. Have some of those commitments and ...
Arts & Culture

Preventing Canine Separation Anxiety

by Valerie Broadway Dogs are social beings and most of them feel some sort of stress when left alone. Dogs may whine and mope as they wait for the return of their human pack members, and that’s the extent of ...
HealthMATTERS

Going Plant-Based for Your Health: Lifestyle Risks Drop Fast

by Karen Pullen At the risk of sounding like a broken record…wait, that idiom is based on a disappearing technology!  OK, I do repeat the same message each month in this column. Eating a whole-foods, plant-based diet is the best ...
HealthMATTERS

Our Plastic Kitchen

by Robin Thomas Plastics and microplastics have polluted the entire planet, from Arctic snow and Alpine soils to the deepest oceans. People are also known to consume them via food and water, and to breathe them in, but the complete ...