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  1. N.C. Law Says Bird Scooters Are Mopeds. That Could Present a Problem in Durham.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Independent Weekly

    But their fix is presenting headaches of its own. A proposed revision to a city ordinance defines motorized scooters as mopeds under North Carolina law.

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  2. Durham Public Performance-Art Project SITES Expands Its Exploration...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Independent Weekly

    The series' first turning point came in 2016, when Leathers mounted a DIDA show in the empty shell of Fishmongers before it became Saint James Seafood, shifting SITES from something you'd stumble across or see on Instagram to a destination performance series and opening it to a greater variety of artists. With a re-launch party at Accordion Club this Friday evening, SITES celebrates a second turning point.

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  3. In Durham, McDonald's Workers, Activists Protest Allegedly Pervasive Sexual HarassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Independent Weekly

    Across the country, workers walked off the job and demonstrated outside McDonald's restaurants Tuesday to protest what they describe as pervasive sexual harassment the company has failed to address. In Durham more than seventy people gathered outside of a McDonald's on North Roxboro Street to join the protest, demanding that McDonald's institute a zero-tolerance sexual harassment policy and pay its workers a living wage of $15 an hour.

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  4. Triangle Chefs and Restaurateurs Rally to Make Meals, Donate Food,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Independent Weekly

    In the wake of Hurricane Florence, Triangle chefs, restaurateurs, and hospitality industry workers are coming together to raise money and volunteer their time to help relief efforts. Support your local restaurants and attend these benefit dinners as you're able; more updates to follow as more dinners are publicized.

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  5. How You Can Help North Carolinians In The Path of Hurricane FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | Independent Weekly

    As Hurricane Florence nears the North Carolina coast, more than 10 million people are under storm watches and warnings. On the coast alone, where dangerous storm surge and thirty-plus inches of rain are expected, more than one million have been ordered to evacuate.

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  6. Triangle Residents Advised to Seek Safety from Hurricane Florence's FloodwatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | Independent Weekly

    The city of Raleigh has warned twenty-six thousand residents of flood risks at their properties ahead of Hurricane Florence's arrival, WRAL reports , and in Durham, more than one hundred properties have been identified as being at risk of flooding. Raleigh officials described their advisory in a news conference Wednesday.

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  7. Next Year, the Raise the Age Law Will Move More Teenagers Into the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Independent Weekly

    Engineers say the building itself - a fourteen-bed facility on Broad Street - is in good condition. It has a new HVAC system and door controls.

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  8. With Manbites Dog Gone, the Future of Durham Theater Might Reside...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Independent Weekly

    The reddish-brown dcor, muted runway lights, and 214 plush, rocking seats are typical of a modern movie theater. As the house lights dim and the trailers roll, you might not notice the two modest banks of theatrical LED lights nestled beyond the last pair of speakers on the walls or the unobtrusive gray dais standing eighteen inches off the floor beneath the screen.

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  9. With a Fresh Vision, Exciting Sixtieth-Anniversary Exhibits, and an...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Independent Weekly

    REDBALL CHAPEL HILL BIRTHDAY PRESENTS ART&: LAUREN FRANCES ADAMS Ackland Art Museum, Chapel Hill www.ackland.org This is what my daughter says when I tell her we're going to an exhibit at the Ackland Art Museum at UNC-Chapel Hill. And it's true-as part of his bequest, William Hayes Ackland lies in state in an alcove crypt off a narrow gallery.

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  10. The INDY's 2018 Fall Guide to Arts & CultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Independent Weekly

    As the INDY 's 2018 Fall Arts & Culture guide was hurtling toward the printer, Hurricane Florence started hurtling toward the Triangle. We've noted confirmed cancelations and postponements wherever possible, but be sure to call ahead or look online to confirm anything we've listed for the coming week to make sure it's still happening, as we know more cancelations will be coming down the pike after press time.

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  11. September 12 CrosswordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Independent Weekly

    To create paragraphs in your comment, type at the start of a paragraph and at the end of each paragraph.

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  12. September 12 Sudoku SolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Independent Weekly

    To create paragraphs in your comment, type at the start of a paragraph and at the end of each paragraph. I have never been as stuck on any Sudoku the way i am with the March 9 puzzle.

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  13. In the Diaspora Festival at UNC and Aural Futures at Duke,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Independent Weekly

    AURAL FUTURES Wednesday, Sep. 12Friday, Oct. 26, free Various venues, Durham www.ami.duke.edu COUNTDOWN AT KUSINI Sunday, Sep. 23, 4 p.m., free Varsity Theatre, Chapel Hill www.stonecenter.unc.edu wo upcoming film festivals, one new and one established, highlight independent black filmmakers who amplify black narratives that are often untold, forgotten, or simply ignored. While Afrofuturism is widely associated with George Clinton and his Parliament-Funkadelic collective, its connection to music can be traced back to Sun Ra, an American jazz visionary, and found in today's hip-hop and pop.

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  14. Editor's Picks: Ten Fall ConcertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Independent Weekly

    Sep. 21, 8 p.m., UNC's Memorial Hall, Chapel Hill, www.carolinaperformingarts.org Joshua Hedley If you're craving the kind of crystal-clear country music that shines like the rhinestones on a Nudie suit, Nashville's Joshua Hedley will satisfy you with his hard-swinging twang. Sep. 28, 8 p.m., Cat's Cradle Back Room, Carrboro, www.catscradle.com Serpentwithfeet On his debut LP, June's soil , serpentwithfeet's Josiah Wise explores sex, intimacy, and obsession in compositions that are dense and intense - as strange and wonderful as a snake that doesn't slither.

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  15. Durham to Open Two Evacuation Shelters Ahead of Hurricane FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 11 | Independent Weekly

    Ahead of heavy rains and wind brought by Hurricane Florence, Durham will open two evacuation shelters Wednesday for residents who don't feel comfortable staying in their homes. One will open at the Bahama Ruritan Club at noon Wednesday and the other at Hillside High School at six p.m. Wednesday.

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  16. Friday Night Bites: Raleigh Greek Festival, Fullsteam Turns Eight,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 7 | Independent Weekly

    Welcome to Friday Night Bites, your weekly roundup of local food and drink news and events. Have a tip for us? Email food@indyweek.com.

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  17. "At the Festival, We're All Family": Reflections ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | Independent Weekly

    This past Labor Day weekend marked an opportunity to experience Black Raleigh in full force at the ninth annual African American Cultural Festival of Raleigh and Wake County. Though the numbers aren't in yet, an estimated forty thousand people participated in the festival this year.

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  18. Durham Officials Want to Make Sure No One Ends Up in Immigration...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | Independent Weekly

    They walked the same halls as Jairo Garcia del Cid, a Jordan High student who spent ten months at Stewart before being deported in February back to the violence he fled in El Salvador. They passed the same solitary confinement cells where Wildin Acosta, a Riverside High student and one of the few people to leave the place by means other than deportation, was held in 2016, and where Efrain Romero De La Rosa, a Raleigh resident, was found unresponsive following an apparent suicide in July.

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  19. To Keep Up With Growth, Durham Needs to Add Two Thousand Housing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 29 | Independent Weekly

    With the construction of new housing falling short of population growth since 2010, the effect is a competitive real estate market in which wealthier newcomers drive up prices and buy below their means, snapping up inventory that would have been affordable to others. "You have to be fast and rich because even rich people can't buy a house in Durham right now," says Durham city council member Jillian Johnson.

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  20. The Triangle Has More Music Festivals than Ever This...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 29 | Independent Weekly

    But this year, September is host to a slate of music festivals that make for a dizzying four weeks of entertainment in the Triangle. They cover just about every corner of music, from up-and-coming hip-hop stars of tomorrow to old folky favorites, and every budget, from free day-long festivities to high-dollar VIP packages.

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