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Property taxes can threaten seniors’ ability to age in place

By Stephanie Talbott Pittsboro, NC – Property taxes are a concern for most everyone, and this especially becomes problematic for seniors on fixed incomes. The ever-increasing property taxes could eventually force some people out of their homes, preventing them from aging…

Pittsboro Indian restaurant in Citgo gas station

By Shelly Paradise Pittsboro, NC – Wow! I have waited 25 years for an Indian restaurant to open in Pittsboro. The most authentic cuisine from South Asia has come to Citgo gas station in downtown Pittsboro. The chicken with asparagus, chicken…

A normal Saturday turned unexpectedly crazy

police line do not cross

By Nathan Allen Booko Pittsboro, NC – Normal Saturday for me. Friends visited, parked in my highway 64 driveway. Visit involved discussing the amount of highway 64 horrendous traffic and discussing relocating my mail box for safety purposes. A pleasant…

The bleak reality of Siler City’s economy

By Christopher Havel Siler City, NC – As reviled as VinFast is already — not exactly a good portend of things to come, as such things are — having only barely entered the market, I kind of view it as…

Bynum Front Porch is a Chatham County treasure

By Jay Niver Bynum, NC – Friday evening’s scattered showers forced the weekly Bynum Front Porch concert indoors, but that’s a potential plus, not a minus. It’s great to sit outside and enjoy Bynum Front Porch’s free bluegrass, folk, and…