The Flavor of Farmers’ Markets

The temperature is heating up in Chatham County, which means local produce will soon be lining the shelves of your favorite area farmers’ markets. There’s no doubt that a fresh salad, a gourmet pizza or summer lemonade all taste better with ingredients straight from local vendors. From Siler City to Pittsboro, Chatham markets are opening their doors to flavor gurus like you. Starting this month, make your weekly grocery trip significantly fresher!

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Siler City Spring Chicken Festival

There’s nothing like springtime in Siler City! But what happens when you bring a Chicken Festival into the mix? The first annual Spring Chicken Festival will take place on Saturday, May 4 from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. in downtown Siler City. A free event for all, you won’t want to miss the exciting attractions and tasty treats lining the streets of downtown.

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Jordan Lake 12-Hour Challenge

It’s back and better than ever! The Jordan Lake 12-Hour Challenge takes Chatham County by storm on Saturday, April 13th at 7:00 a.m., challenging racers to see just how far they can go. As the fifth annual 12-Hour Challenge and the only 12-hour race in the Triangle, this unique event is a test of physical fitness and a front seat view to the beauty of Jordan Lake.

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“Egg”ceptional Easter Events

We’re hopping into the spring season! That also means that we’ll be spending the next few weekends hopping around to all of the Easter events in Chatham County. Rumor has it that the Easter bunny may be making a visit or two!

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Chowing Down in Chatham County

Whether your roots are in Chatham County or you are passing through, there are more than a few culinary destinations that should catch your eye. From traditional southern cooking to an authentic Italian pizza, there’s a taste for every unique palate at the table. So tonight, fold up your apron and try somewhere new!

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Spring in Your Step

Before you know it, you’ll have your feet propped up on the front porch with a glass of lemonade. Not a single jacket or scarf will be in sight. Although some of you may be just now taking down those holiday decorations, there’s a season around the corner that is also bringing much joy and light. Why not bring that springy feeling into your home?

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The Grass is Greener

They say, “the grass is always greener on the other side.” What if the “other side” was your front yard? The N.C. Cooperative Extension will be hosting the 2019 Extension Gardener Workshop Series at their Chatham County location. Learn about best gardening practices that are sustainable, based on science and informative for all knowledge levels.

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A Day in the Life of Pittsboro

 

Whether you have lived in Pittsboro your entire life or are enjoying a weekend visit, your one-day bucket list won’t be complete without these destinations. The perfect getaway from anywhere in the Triangle area, Pittsboro welcomes you to revel in its rich history, culture and attractions. Who knows, maybe your daytime adventure will lead to planting roots in the area. We have houses for that!

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A Night for New Year’s

Your Christmas tree may still be up, but the twinkling lights of New Year’s Eve are just around the corner. With a countdown to 2019 on the way, we hope you will be ringing in the New Year in Chatham County!

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How Much is Your Home Worth?

When it comes to pricing your home, it may not be rocket science, but it is definitely a science of sorts. With putting your house on the market comes many financial and emotional obstacles, leading buyers to price with their heart and not with the facts. There are many tools that can assist with the accurate price strategy; however, it can be difficult to know where to start. Let us give you some direction! Read more