Author Archives: Ayn-Monique Klahre

In Flight: Chimney Swifts in Raleigh

This annual wildlife phenomenon only lasts for a few weeks a year, and it’s easy to to see — if you know where to look.

The Whirl: Arthouse 2023

CAM Raleigh hosted Arthouse, its annual fundraiser. Guests enjoyed a meal by chef Cheetie Kumar while they took in new exhibits.

The Whirl: Liberation Station Opening

Liberation Station held its grand opening with a including a ribbon cutting, author signings and a march down Fayetteville Street

The Whirl: The Lost Colony 2023

First performed in 1937, The Lost Colony is an annual product in the Outer Banks that explores the histoy of the first English colonies.

The Whirl: GalaxyCon 2023

The Raleigh Convention Center hosted GalaxyCon, a gathering of artists, writers, cosplayers and celebrities from the comic world.

The Whirl: Friends of Note 2023

NC’s corporate and community leaders celebrated the NC Symphony’s music education programs for students during the annual Friends of Note.

The Whirl: Donate Sport Milestone

In July, local charity Donate Sport hit a milestone $2 million in donations of sports equipment collected and distributed worldwide.

The Whirl: The Fantastic Island

Gallery C hosted an reception for its new exhibit recently, The Fantastic Island: Art from Haiti featuring Voodoo flags and sculpture.

Simple Life: Squirelly Business

A seedy family of rodents that‘s constantly attacking Jim Dodson’s bird feeder drives him nuts — so he takes action.