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Tips to Deal with Allergies During Spring in the Triangle

Tips to Deal with Allergies During Spring in the Triangle

April showers bring May flowers, right? Well, it also signifies the start of the sneezing, itchy eyes, and stuffy nose that we know as allergies. Spring gets most of us looking forward to being outside again for the season, exposing us to different levels of indoor...

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North Carolina Ranks No.1 for Business

North Carolina Ranks No.1 for Business

If you’re looking to do business in North Carolina, it’s time to head to North Carolina. If you’re already here - we’ve got some great news. According to Site Selection’s rankings of best climates for business, North Carolina has tied Georgia for the number one spot...

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Things to do this Spring in the Triangle and Beyond

Things to do this Spring in the Triangle and Beyond

By Jeannette Bodnar, Martin Communications Spring is here, and lots of fun events around Raleigh, N.C. offer up opportunities to pack up the family and head outside. Downtown Raleigh events draw big crowds, but you'll find some great springtime festivals and events in...

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The Triangle Offers The Most Bang for Your Buck

The Triangle Offers The Most Bang for Your Buck

Home ownership is great. It’s an exciting step in one’s life, but it’s also a process. While the idea is appealing, potential buyers must wonder if the city that they want to buy in is a good investment. Will the property depreciate? Is this home in the right...

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Award Winning Chili Recipe

Award Winning Chili Recipe

Everyone loves a warm, hearty bowl of chili on a cold winter night by the fireplace. This award-winning recipe is sure to please your family! Award Winning Chili Source: GeniusKitchen.com For more tasty recipes visit: GeniusKitchen.com Ready in: 2 hrs 15 mins Serves:...

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Why You Should Live in Southeastern Wake County

Why You Should Live in Southeastern Wake County

If you love going to Raleigh or Durham for special occasions but prefer the small town, slower way of living, then southeastern Wake County just might be for you. In Garner, Clayton, and Fuquay, you’ll find small town community, traditional local spots, and lower cost...

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The Triangle Has Done It Again: No. 7 Best in the U.S.

The Triangle Has Done It Again: No. 7 Best in the U.S.

According to a recent report from the U.S. News & World Report, the Triangle is the seventh best place to live in the entire United States. Beating out cities such as Nashville and Boston, the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill area cracked the Top 10 thanks in part to...

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The Triangle’s Fastest-Selling Neighborhoods

The Triangle’s Fastest-Selling Neighborhoods

In case you aren’t aware, everyone wants to live in the Triangle. The market is still hot, with homes flying off of the market as soon as they are put up for sale. New home builders across the Triangle are having no problem selling their inventory as well,...

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Forbes Names North Carolina #2 in Best States for Business

Forbes Names North Carolina #2 in Best States for Business

The word is in. Forbes Magazine has added a new category to its magazine, and North Carolina has made the list. Coming in at No. 2 on the “Best States for Business” list, North Carolina has seen successes despite losses from House Bill 2. In case you aren’t familiar...

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Triangle Lifestyle Living at it’s Finest

Triangle Lifestyle Living at it’s Finest

A home is a home no matter how you look at it. But what about everything outside of the home? With so many people moving to or within the Triangle, builders have no option but to get creative when it comes to producing a “lifestyle” for the buyer. And that is exactly...

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Local NC Startups that Rock

Local NC Startups that Rock

One of the great things about living in North Carolina is the fact that we have so many smart individuals residing in our state. Research Triangle Park is home to some of the most innovative technology, and many Triangle cities have been ranked as some of the best...

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So you want to Pokémon Go?

So you want to Pokémon Go?

Pokémon GO is a recent phenomenon that has taken the nation by storm. If you have children, there’s a good chance that their time has been consumed by the app ever since its launch on July 6. According to Fortune Magazine, Nintendo’s market cap has doubled to $42...

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Best Golf Course Communities in the Triangle

Best Golf Course Communities in the Triangle

If you want to live in a community where it's an easy walk to the tee box and the driving range is just a few minutes from your doorstep, keep reading. We've compiled a list of the best golf course communities in the Triangle, ranging from Wake Forest to Holly Springs...

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Southern Women’s Show

Southern Women’s Show

Join the fun at the Southern Women's Show April 22 - 24 at the NC State Fairgrounds in Raleigh! Experience 400 shops, fashion shows, fun, shopping, cooking classes, health and fitness experts and more! It's more than a show, it's a destination. Tickets are $12 at the...

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New Homes Under $200,000 in the Triangle

New Homes Under $200,000 in the Triangle

If you're looking for a new home under $200,000 in the Triangle area, we're a great place to start! There are many reputable builders to choose from, locations to pick, and amazing communities that offer homes in that price range. Let's take a look at what communities...

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Holidays in the Triangle

Holidays in the Triangle

The Triangle area of North Carolina has so much going on during the holiday season, and great places to give, spread cheer and celebrate with friends, family and neighbors. Here's what's going on for the holidays in the Triangle! Historic Oakwood Candlelight Tour The...

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17 Top Lifestyle Communities in the Triangle

17 Top Lifestyle Communities in the Triangle

Buyers are looking for more than just a home, they're looking for a lifestyle. These communities in the Triangle area offer just that. Carolina Arbors At Carolina Arbors, an active adult 55+ community of new homes in Durham by Del Webb, you can choose your ideal home,...

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Hiking and Camping in the Triangle Area

Hiking and Camping in the Triangle Area

Fall is fast approaching, and it's the perfect weather to take long walks and camp out. There are many places around the Raleigh-Durham area that are ideal for new or experienced hikers, and those who want to take an overnight trip in the outdoors. Who needs the...

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Durham Public Schools

Durham Public Schools

Durham Public Schools serve more than 33,000 students in 54 schools across the city and the county. Durham employs more than 2,500 teachers and administrators and boasts a 79.6 graduation rate (2013). Not only do they have strong partnerships with community...

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Valentine’s Day Dining in the Triangle

Valentine’s Day Dining in the Triangle

Still looking for a place to eat with your loved one this Valentine's Day? Here are a few of our favorite places to dine in Raleigh, Cary, Durham, Apex, Chapel Hill, and Wake Forest. Be sure to make your reservations today! Raleigh Calavela Calavela specializes in...

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Breweries In The Triangle You Might Not Know About

Breweries In The Triangle You Might Not Know About

The craft beer industry is up-and-coming in North Carolina, which is home to over 100 breweries - the largest number in the American South. We are known as "The State of Southern Beer," due to the number of breweries located in the vicinity and the quality of the...

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