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HealthMATTERS

Meditation, Easy as 1-2-3

by Tim Keim Meditation is often seen as some mystical, unattainable state of mind meant only for the few who have the aptitude for such mental skill and facility. This is simply false. Meditation has been and continues to be ...
Business and Finance

132 Cans of Beans and Other Lessons in Behavioral Finance

by David Jester, CSRIC A little over a year ago, you may remember, things changed. We’d heard about a virus. It was getting worse. We were unsure of how bad it could be. We found ourselves in lockdown. We scrambled to ...
Arts & Culture

Beloved Local Arts Tradition hosts Multiple Events Across Chatham

19th Annual ClydeFEST Goes Wild If you know Chatham County, you know Clyde-FEST, the Chatham Arts Council’s annual family-friendly, old-school kids’ carnival celebrating folk artist Clyde Jones, known locally as the “critter artist.” With a pandemic still looming, this year’s festival will look ...
Arts & Culture

Chatham Literacy’s Spring Author Event

Chatham Literacy will present a Virtual Spring Author Event with Duke professor, photographer, folklorist, and author Tom Rankin and noted novelist and award-winning short story writer Jill McCorkle on Tuesday, April 20 from 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Ticket sales: ...
Arts & Culture

Meet This Artist: Fiber Artist Tanja Lipinski Cole

by Rachel Flanagan, Chatham Arts Council For some, knowing how to sew is a necessity when you’ve lost a button or hit a snag on your sleeve. But for Tanja Lipinski Cole, sewing and quilting has always been a therapeutic ...
Arts & Culture

Big Night in for the Arts features Ariana DeBose, Mandolin ...

We are so accustomed to living in an area surrounded by art of every kind that we may forget what it would be like if the arts disappeared altogether. The pandemic has given the world a preview of life without live ...
Arts & CultureGallery

Sunset on White Oak Creek

Photo by Gary Simpson White Oak Creek rises in a pond on the Beaver Creek and Crabtree Creek divide on the west side of Apex. It then flows westerly to meet New Hope River in the B. Everett Jordan Lake ...
News

Chatham’s Rep. Reives Elected to N.C. House Leadership

by Casey Mann, Senior Correspondent Chatham County’s Rep. Robert Reives was elected as the Democratic leader in the North Carolina House on Thursday, Dec. 3 in a unanimous vote by his fellow Democratic caucus members. Reives has represented District 54 ...
News

Water Task Force Gives Report

by Casey Mann, Senior Correpsondent The Pittsboro Water Task Force presented its final report to the Pittsboro Board of Commissioners on Dec. 14. The report, which was originally expected earlier this year, marks the culmination of work of a task ...
Arts & Culture

On the River

by Gary Phillips Two older boys and me, loaded with gearCame to the Green River in nighttime.We trolled the river and laid out some linesAnd water was over my chest at times.It was a year like any other year. Our ...