Relocations to other states creates new business for some California real estate agents

A portrait is taken of Myron Von Raesfeld in his office in Santa Clara, Calif., on Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018. Von Raesfeld, CEO of Windermere Silicon Valley, has sold 30 homes in North Carolina in the last six months — …

Relocation: Hot move for Bay Area real estate agents

A portrait is taken of Myron Von Raesfeld in his office in Santa Clara, Calif., on Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018. Von Raesfeld, CEO of Windermere Silicon Valley, has sold 30 homes in North Carolina in the last six months — …

Affordable Senior Housing Could Be Added to Downtown Durham Development

Phase One of the Willard Street Apartments affordable housing development. Self-Help/DHIC Durham City Council members heard some concepts for building a second phase of a planned affordable housing development next to Durham Station during their work session today. Construction on …

North Carolina Startups Raised More Than $1 Billion Last Year. Here’s Why Raleigh Is the Tech Industry’s Best Kept Secret

(From left) RewardStock founder Jon Hayes; Fullsteam Brewery Humidity Pale Ale; PrecisionHawk drone; architect Ginger Dosier; entrepreneur David Gardner; investor Jan Davis; Bee Downtown founder Leigh-Kathryn Bonner; Duke University flag; and Spiffy CEO Scot Wingo. A hyper-educated workforce means the …

NC IDEA aims to empower 100,000 North Carolinians with ‘entrepreneurial mindset’

Pixabay. DURHAM – NC IDEA wants to educate 100,000 North Carolinians with an “entrepreneurial mindset” by 2025. It’s an ambitious goal, but the private foundation has got a plan. In partnership with the partnership with the Kauffman Foundation and the …

Letters: Exciting time for child care in Durham County

The Ervin Early Learning Center in Kansas City is in the Hickman Mills School District, and is finishing its first year of providing universal pre-kindergarten classes for all 4-year-olds. The Kansas City School District’s Early Childhood Commissi Exciting time for …

Man who sought sanctuary in Durham church deported to Mexico

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As hate crimes rise, some look to an impeached NC governor for lessons

Should the history of a mostly forgotten governor from Reconstruction be used to teach people today about the intersection of race and politics? That’s what Eddie Davis, a former teacher and politician known as Durham’s historian, said Saturday at an …

Activism Is Self-Care

Prepare yourself: This will be the least impressive story of political activism you’ll ever hear. I’ll do my best to keep it short, because that’s what it deserves. About a month ago, here in Durham, NC, I attended a meeting …

Gentrification in Durham: The ‘it’ city’s downtown rise hasn’t led to a black-owned boom

The historic North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance building on Parrish Street was the center of downtown Durham’s historic Black Wall Street. Founded 120 years ago by the city’s African American leaders, it was a symbol of black economic prosperity and …