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  1. Grocery store another marker in downtown's coming of ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 22 | HeraldSun.com

    A few years ago, a friend who had moved into a comeback neighborhood in downtown Winston-Salem talked about the plusses and minuses of urban living. The plusses clearly prevailed for him but, as he put it, "if you need to buy a hammer, you still need to drive out to Sears."

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  2. Helping to level the playing field, home by homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    And so on - sometimes, most times, the best way to tackle a seemingly insurmountable problem is with tenacious small but effective steps. That is deeply ingrained in the philosophy of Durham's Habitat for Humanity.

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  3. Boston Tea Party? We may have beat them to itRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    "This famed act of American colonial defiance served as a protest against taxation. Seeking to boost the troubled East India Company, British Parliament adjusted import duties with the passage of the Tea Act in 1773.

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  4. ALL-CAP forecasts finally go the way of the Teletype machineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    The National Weather Service, whose technology for predicting our weather has grown to say the least greatly more sophisticated since the middle of the 19th century, is about to abandon a communication tic that dates that far back. Yes, by next month the weather service will be able to send out its weather forecasts in standard, caps-and-lower-case text.

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  5. Durham ranks among successful cities - leaving rest behind'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    The Economist, the highly respected British weekly magazine that, despite its name, covers a broad range of news similar to what Time and Newsweek did in their faded heydays, reaches about 1.24 million print subscribers a week. It has another 300,000-plus digital-only subscribers.

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  6. Sheriffs' annual membership appeal cause for pauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    The letter, or one like it, arrives every year - one of a seemingly endless stream of pleas for support for worthy causes. But this annual solicitation has long struck me as just a bit problematic, and this year struck me even more so, perhaps because of a recent decision in a nearby county.

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  7. More technology woes and an apology for some late deliveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    I should have realized that writing about technology as both a blessing and a curse last Sunday would tempt the gods. I may unwittingly have invited the technology speed bumps we hit last week.

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  8. Despite progress, tough pedaling for Durham cyclistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    One of the pleasures I've derived from The Herald-Sun's move to North Gregson Street is following my preferred alternative routes for my daily commute. I can shuttle between home and work most quickly along a route that largely involves the U.S. 15-501 bypass and I-85.

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  9. N.C. needs a barbecue museum - " and we know a good spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    Why, you might wonder, do I raise such a notion? Because five years after the fact, it's come to my attention that Durham's Dan Levine has drafted a brilliant blueprint for just such an institution. By day, Levine is doing wonderful work in Durham and elsewhere as assistant real estate director with Self-Help.

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  10. A tale of 2 top universities -- and top-tier footballRead the original story

    Sep 26, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    Hanging out on and around the University of Chicago campus for several days during the past couple of weeks, I couldn't help but think of similarities - and sharp contrasts - between the urban university in the country's third largest city and our hometown university, nationally reknowned but having grown up, as it where, in a middling tobacco-and-textile city just now grazing the quarter-million population mark. These are vacation ruminations, so forgive me if some seem overly broad.

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  11. New website generally welcomed, but a couple issuesRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    In the nearly two weeks since we've launched our new website design, we've gotten lots of positive feedback about the site's new look. That's not been all of it, of course - change can be unsettling, and a few people have grumbled to us and in the blogosphere.

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