Going Out

Take a ride with Jon Dore

Take a ride with Jon Dore

010 Jon Dore and I covered a lot of ground while he was covering a lot of ground driving from Asheville to Raleigh. When we spoke on the phone Thursday afternoon, Dore, a brilliantly funny stand-up comedian and Ottawa Senators fan, was on his way to the City of Oaks...
Dominique wins the name game

Dominique wins the name game

  When some people repeatedly say your name in conversation shortly after meeting you, it can be off putting, making you feel like they’re going out of their way to remind themselves of who you are as you discuss politics, religion or something equally...
We’re Connected: A travelers trip to Philly

We’re Connected: A travelers trip to Philly

In life, the only certainty is change.  We change physically, locations change, and world views change. Tastes too! Tracing back the ancestry of many Piedmont North Carolinians, any genealogical researcher knows that Quakers and Mennonites migrated to the Old...
An artist’s recap of Moogfest

An artist’s recap of Moogfest

  By Joe Zobkiw My introduction to this article about Moogfest 2017 in Durham, Thursday May 18th through Sunday May 21st, could pretty much be the same as my article of last year. Moogfest is a multi-day, music, art and technology festival. This year’s theme...