Raleigh NC

Examine Your Ancestral Ties at the Annual Family History in Raleigh Oct. 26

RALEIGH, NC October 9, 2013 – The annual Family History Fair celebrates links to our heritage. This year’s program offers presentations and a panel discussion about the types of evidence used to trace family ancestry-from public records to the mysterious world of DNA. The Fair will be held Saturday, Oct. 26 […]

Drake at PNC Arena in Raleigh November 3, 2013

About Drake: Before becoming a rapper, Drake was an actor, playing the character of Jimmy Brooks on Degrassi: The Next Generation. In 2006, while still working on the show, Drake released his first mixtape, Room For Improvement. The next year, Drake produced a second mixtape, Comeback Season, featuring his first […]

2013 Historic Preservation Competitive Grant Awards Announced by N.C. State Historic Preservation Office

RALEIGH, NC August 27, 2013 — The North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office is pleased to announce $87,500 in federal grant support to eight historic preservation projects in seven counties around the state for 2013. Projects range from a citywide architectural survey, to a historic structure report for a historic […]

Canes to Return to Traverse City Rookie Tourney

First-round picks Lindholm, Murphy highlight Carolina roster By Ken Preston RALEIGH, NC August 22, 2013 – Ron Francis, Vice President of Hockey Operations for the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, announced today that the Hurricanes will participate in the 2013 NHL Prospects Tournament from Sept. 5-9, in Traverse City, MI. […]

Canes Agree to Terms with Zach Boychuk

Forward played 13 NHL games in 2012-13 By Terrell Williams RALEIGH, NC August 20, 2013 – Jason Karmanos, Executive Vice President and Assistant General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has agreed to terms with forward Zach Boychuk on a one-year, two-way contract. […]

Allman Brothers Band & Steve Winwood at Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek in Raleigh

About The Allman Brothers Band Gregg Allman vocals, Hammond B-3 organ Butch Trucks drums & tympani Jaimoe drums Warren Haynes vocals, lead & slide guitar Marc Quiñones percussion & vocals Oteil Burbridge bass Derek Trucks lead & slide guitar Get tickets for The Allman Brothers Band & Steve Winwood in […]

N.C. Museum of Art Welcomes Giotto Altarpiece Home

Featured in several national and international exhibitions, Giotto masterwork returns to Museum RALEIGH, NC August 7, 2013 — The North Carolina Museum of Art (NCMA) announces that Giotto di Bondone’s The “Peruzzi Altarpiece,” one of the Museum’s most beloved masterpieces, has returned home after five years of traveling to national […]

Carolina Hurricanes: Canes Care Summer Recap

By Kyle Arakelian Raleigh, NC August 5, 2013 – The Carolina Hurricanes staff battled the heat and traveled around the community this summer to volunteer and help local organizations through our Canes Care program. This initiative is designed to recognize the hard work of local non-profit organizations and to give […]

David Albert Joins North Carolina Symphony as Director of Education

RALEIGH, NC August 5, 2013 – David Albert joins the North Carolina Symphony today as Director of Education.  “I am delighted to welcome Dave to the staff of North Carolina Symphony,” said Symphony President and CEO Sandi Macdonald.  “His experience as a musician and music educator make him uniquely qualified […]