Monthly Archives: October 2015

Entries being accepted for fourth annual Youth Film Festival

Times-News     Entries are now being accepted for the fourth annual Alamance County Youth Film Festival (ACYFF). This year’s event will be from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 12 in the Graham Cinema, 119 N. Main St., Graham. ACYFF director Sam Cryan will accept short films (up to 10 minutes) in such age categories [...]

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N.C. native returns for traveling show

By Rachel Teseneer Times-News correspondent    DURHAM — An exciting performance filled with joy, mischievousness and larger-than-life characters is coming to the Durham Performing Arts Center, 123 Vivian St., on Tuesday. The show is “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder,” and it is sure to leave a lasting impression on all who come [...]

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Spend a night with ACT at the ‘Wax Museum’

Reviewed by Abby Chester Times-News correspondent    This weekend, the Alamance Children’s Theatre opens its 2015-16 season with the fun-loving and slightly creepy “Night at the Wax Museum.” It revolves around the story of six teens that flunk high school history and have to spend the night in a wax museum. Their teacher, Heather [...]

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Alamance Children’s Theatre presents ‘Night at Wax Museum’

Commentary by Abby Chester Times-News correspondent Alamance Children’s Theatre’s “Night at the Wax Museum” hopes to capture the heart of every mystery tale fanatic in the county. With six high school world history class failures, a teacher and her caring aunts, crazy money lovers, and of course, mysterious wax figures, this show represents the [...]

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Eight things you can create using duct tape

Commentary by Emily Fogleman Times-News correspondent    A few years ago, duct tape became really popular. Creative prints, ranging from a depiction of pickles to something as simple as plain yellow, were developed. The fad has faded somewhat, but what can you do with the left over rolls? Here are some suggestions: 1. Bows: [...]

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Nonprofit committed to N.C.’s food, farming economy

   “Money, pardon the expression, is like manure. It’s not worth a thing unless it’s spread around, encouraging young things to grow,” goes the famous quote from “Hello Dolly.” Just like Dolly Levi, Slow Money NC takes spreading money around to heart. This Pittsboro-based nonprofit is committed to financing North Carolina’s sustainable food and farming [...]

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