Category: Pittsboro

Chatham County Partnership for Children seeks volunteers

The Chatham County Partnership for Children is actively seeking interested volunteers to serve on the Board of Directors (3-year term) and its committees. The Partnership is a non-profit organization that plans, funds, and implements quality early chil…

Celebrate Women’s History Month with a film

Before Pamela Baldwin in Pittsboro, Helen Buckner or Mary Helen Moody in Siler City, Sally Kost or Pam Stewart in Chatham County, there was Betty Ann Knudson in Wake County. In recognition of Women’s History Month, ChathamArts Sustainable Cinema Series…

The first one hundred days

Around this time last year Pam Stewart, Walter Petty, and I made a commitment to bring much needed change to Chatham County. We had fantastic support from folks all across the county helping us get here so that we could make these changes, and I’d like…

We love to eat at Virlie’s and San Filipe in Pittsboro

Virlie’s restaurant just keeps getting better. There are now on-line reviews from people in other counties that say things like “Virlie’s breakfasts rock!” And they do. The service at Virlie’s is awesome too, even when they are bombed with customers. A…

North Carolina strawberry season begins soon

north carolina strawberries

Strawberries, one of spring’s first fruits to ripen, will soon be ready at nearly 200 farms across North Carolina. According to the North Carolina Strawberry Association (NCSA), this year’s crop is expected to be early and plentiful.