A group of nearly 20 protestors marched into the offices Larry Moneta, Duke’s Vice President for Student Affairs to voice their opposition to the firing of two employees of the Joe Van Gogh coffee shop on the Duke University campus.
For 26 years, Durham chef Scott Howell lived his dream of owning and running a restaurant, the acclaimed fine dining Nana's. At the end of the month, Howell, an eight-time James Beard Award semifinalist, says he will close his flagship restaurant.
Durham five-year-old Aubrey Christina Toby was tired of waiting in line at her Christian Prep Academy Pre-K graduation on Saturday, so she danced her way across the stage and the crowd loved every second of it.
Protesters gathered at the Joe Van Gogh coffee shop on Duke's campus Wednesday afternoon in support of two baristas who were fired on Monday after a complaint from Duke VP Larry Moneta. One of the fired baristas, Britni Brown, attended the protest.