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City of Durham residents and landlords seeking emergency rental and utilities assistance now have until February 6 to submit their applications before the Durham Rent Relief Program closes to new applicants. The Durham Rent Relief Program, funded by the City of Durham and administered by Legal Aid of North Carolina, began accepting applications on January 12. Over […]

Students at the state’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) will have the opportunity to learn and earn this summer through a 10-week paid summer internship within the N.C. Department of Natural and Cultural Resources. The program will expose, engage and educate students through real-world experience within divisions of NCDNCR. The internships may be at […]

The annual Triangle Restaurant Week winter event is set to run the week of January 24-30, 2022. During the event, participating restaurants within Raleigh, Cary,Chapel Hill, Durham and surrounding areas will offer a special 2 or 3-course prix fixe menu ($20, $25, $30, $35 and $40) each day they are open. Please visit restaurant websites […]

  Pastor Smith’s song “Your Presence Is A Gift” is a worship song of healing but was sprung out of tremendous hurt.  Singer, songwriter, Pastor, husband, dad….. Pastor E. Dewey talked with Melissa Wade about his latest single and his journey of healing of which he realized God’s presence was His Gift!!! Listen in…. Pastor […]

To help meet the ongoing needs of the community, Wake County Public Health is expanding locations offering free N95 masks to include the Western Health and Human Services Center in Cary and Wake County Human Services Center (Departure Drive) in Raleigh. In addition to these two new sites, our two sites that ran out last […]

Starting Tuesday, Jan. 18, Baptist on Mission will be moving its testing site from Southbridge Fellowship Church in Raleigh, to Summit Church – Capital Hills Campus in Raleigh at 3901 Capital Hills Drive, Raleigh. It will operate Monday through Friday from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. No appointments necessary and no out-of-pocket costs. View more testing locations. […]

2022 marks the 17th year of the annual Durham City-County Martin Luther King, Jr. Employee Observance Program. Durham’s local governments will join to honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. the week of the MLK Day holiday. The virtual event will include two speakers and a special musical dedication. The emcee of […]

Join in as we celebrate the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday and throughout the weekend.  Here is a list of events that you participate in.   Friday, January 14, 2022 MLK Dreamfest — “No Fear and Blues Long Gone: Nina Simone” (Performance) 7:30 pm | $23.00-27.00 | Cary […]

The Wake Forest Human Relations Council (HRC) is celebrating Black History Month by offering town residents the chance to recognize local African Americans who have made a difference enhancing and improving the quality of life in their community, family, church, business, organizations or other groups. READ MORE HERE From now through Saturday, January 15, 2022, […]

Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service, join Keep Durham Beautiful and our partners at NC Wildlife Federation, Bull City Trailblazers, and Ellerbe Creek Watershed Association to help beautify Durham and protect the health of our watersheds by removing litter from park grounds, creeks, and streets. MORE DETAILS HERE We will have several […]