Jonathan Hayes of Raleigh takes his Cary-based tech company RewardStock to the ABC reality show “Shark Tank.” RewardStock gives people a personalized strategy for using credit card reward points to pay for trips.
Hurricane Florence’s impact on farmers in North Carolina shouldn’t have much effect on the price or availability of turkey or ham for your Thanksgiving or Christmas dinners. Side dishes may be another matter.
New on streaming today from Netflix: Chuck Lorre’s “The Kominsky Method” with Michael Douglas and Alan Arkin, plus “Narcos: Mexico.” On Hulu: “The Bisexual” with Desiree Akhavan and a “Holly Hobbie” series for kids.
In Cathy Barrow’s new cookbook, “Pie Squared: Irresistibly Easy Sweet & Savory Slab Pies,” she deploys well-explained techniques and good humor in her quest to turn the most timid baker into confident slab pie maker.
Brooke Shields guest stars as Corky’s beauty pageant friend on “Murphy Brown” and Sony Crackle (free streaming) has “A Prayer for Mr. T: The SuperMansion Thanksgiving Special,” starring Bryan Cranston and Chris Pine.
The cool season vegetable garden can be one of incredible beauty all the while providing tasty produce. Such is the case with the Columbus Botanical Garden. Their Sally Adams vegetable terraces, located adjacent to the old historic Gin House, were designed by the renowned landscape architecture firm, Studio Outside Landscape Architecture of Dallas Texas.
Evan Rachel Wood, Raleigh native and star of the HBO series ‘Westworld’ and movies including ‘The Wrestler’ and ‘Across the Universe,’ will sing in Theatre in the Park. Her actor father Ira David Wood III is the theater’s executive director.
Parmalee, with roots in North Carolina, recorded “Down Town (Hurricane Florence Relief Song).” Proceeds of the recording will be donated to hurricane victims through the Red Cross. They’ll perform next at the Raleigh Christmas Parade.
With nowhere to go but home, some Hurricane Florence survivors will get FEMA help making temporary repairs on their storm-damaged houses. The new program will get them out of hotels and friends’ houses and back into their own.