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Jordan Lake Brings on the Boats

We all know that Jordan Lake State Recreation Area is a popular hub for many summer activities – bald eagle watching, fishing, swimming and hiking, to name a few. End the summer on a high note with a day spent on your very own Jordan Lake rental boat, courtesy of Crosswinds Boating Center. From April 15th to September 14th, they encourage you to come and visit Jordan Lake’s only marina located on the lake. It’s the easiest – and quickest – way for you to get out onto the water!

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Pickle Jar Cafe

“Farm Fresh, Locally Sourced.”

In North Carolina’s culinary world, diners and restaurants alike pride themselves on local eating. Somehow, the closer to home the food is grown, the better it tastes. At the Pickle Jar Cafe in Pittsboro, that statement could not be truer. In supporting local farmers and sustainability, their impact in the community runs much deeper than delicious meals.

As their chef, Mario Robledo says, “We strongly believe in supporting our local farmers, shopping small and overall sustainability.”

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What’s Hoppenin’ at House of Hops

24 rotating draft beers, 400 bottled and canned beers, fill or buy a growler – it’s all available at House of Hops! Opening in Pittsboro just two months ago, this delicious pit stop keeps their taps running and their customers intrigued with a unique selection of hoppy beverages. What goes best with a cool, summer drink? Outdoor music! House of Hops welcomes Sounds of Summer to their patio along with a multitude of North Carolina performers. Find out more about how your summer could sound, and taste, a bit better with House of Hops:

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On the Move in Powell Place

Located in a picturesque, homey neighborhood of Pittsboro, Powell Place is an area of opportunity for both sellers and homebuyers alike. Here, at Julie Roland Realty, we have seven years of experience both living and helping to sell in the area. With current clients looking to buy new homes in this admired neighborhood and many previous successes under our belts selling these houses, we are here to help!

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A Day at Celebrity Dairy

Take a break from the pace of the city and enjoy all the comforts of home at Celebrity Dairy. As a 300-acre dairy in rural Chatham County, you are surrounded by a plethora of homemade products, ranging from pastries, to preserves, to soaps. Their products and services are perfect for a variety of events and occasions for a “staycation” or welcoming guests to the Siler City area.

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Open Studio in Fearrington Village

When it comes to lodging, dining, shopping and spa treatments, Fearrington Village has your list covered. What you may not know is that Fearrington Village is called home to many local artists and their studios. This month, artists will be opening the doors to their very own studios to invite you to see their creativity at work for free. From Saturday, April 14th and Sunday, April 15th, we hope to see you with your own new piece of art!

Within this guide to Fearrington Village’s Open Studio Tour, find some useful tips for purchasing your first piece!

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Will Paddle for Brunch

If you are familiar with the Haw River or the Haw River Canoe & Kayak Company, you know that adventure is right around the bend. Offering canoe, kayak and stand-up paddleboard rentals, they can assure you that your 3 to 11-mile journey will be a memorable one.

Keep reading and you’ll find out how your afternoon brunch could be that much better with the help of Haw River Canoe & Kayak Company. Waffles – anyone?

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Spring Into Clean

As the temperatures start to rise, it’s time to get out vacuum and duster. Whether your house is on the market, or you are just looking for a fresh look, spring cleaning is not only an effective stress reliever, but a great way to show some love to your home. Additionally, avoid those spring allergens with proactive cleaning. Because when it gets even warmer outside, the last place you want to be is behind a vacuum!

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Picture Perfect

A picture says a thousand words. Imagine what a collection of pictures of your home could say… Real estate photography is vital to increasing traffic and engaging audiences on your home’s listing. Not only should your home look good in-person, but it should also be exceptionally inviting in pictures. The visual that you create should be one worth buying!

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Happy Campers

Is it summertime yet? Maybe not, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t have warm weather and sunshine on your mind. When school calendars draw to a close, Chatham County summer camps are opening their doors. For every interest and hobby, local summer camps provide a diverse range of offerings. Because there is just so much to choose from, it’s understandably hard to decide on just one. Learn more about how the 2018 Chatham County Summer Camp Meet & Greet will answer all of your questions in one place!

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