Monthly Archives: February 2020

There’s something wonderful about ‘Mean Girls’

By Hollyann Gardner Times-News correspondent     For many young people, the response to bullies and “mean girls” is to dehumanize them and see them as nothing more than plastic.    This is what the musical “Mean Girls” at the Durham Performing Arts Center is all about. Based on the beloved 2004 movie, this production brings [...]

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Poll question: Describe your ideal Valentine’s Day

By Emily Clark Times-News correspondent    Teens & 20s asked teens and twenty-somethings to describe their ideal Valentine‘s Day.    “Actually having a girlfriend to spend the day with.” — Hunter Orel, senior at Burlington Christian Academy    “To me, a perfect Valentine’s Day is spent in front of the fire while watching movies, playing [...]

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Things To Do (week of Feb. 10, 2020)

Times-News • Paramount Acting Company presents “Driving Miss Daisy”: 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday, Paramount Theater, 128 E. Front St., Burlington. Tickets are $11 to $16 and can be purchased at, and by calling 800-514-3849 or visiting the box office between noon and 3 p.m. Mondays [...]

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    Teens & Twenties is produced by high school and college writers and photographers throughout Alamance County. The print edition appears on Mondays in the Times-News and is distributed throughout the local schools. On the website, you’ll find some of our stories, photos and more. Feel free to browse around and give us comments, too. We’d love to hear from you!

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