Author Archives: Ayn-Monique Klahre

The Whirl: Raleigh Country Club Grand Reopening

On November 6, Raleigh Country Club celebrated the major renovation of its historic golf course. RCC, which first opened in 1948 just east of downtown Raleigh, is the final design of legendary architect Donald Ross. Golf course architect Kyle Franz…

The Whirl: First in Flight Young Men’s Service League

In 2019, the Young Men’s Service League, a national volunteer organization of mothers and sons, created its first North Carolina chapter, First in Flight. The group has volunteered over 2,000 service hours so far. One highlight: helping the Northwest Cary…

The Whirl: Fenton Groundbreaking

On November 12, international real estate firm Hines, along with Columbia Development, started construction of Fenton, a 69-acre mixed-use development in Cary, which is expected to be completed in Spring 2022. The ground- breaking was celebrated with hors d’oeuvres, music,…

Meet the 2021 WINi Panelists

On February 21, WALTER will host its fourth annual WINi summit. Here’s who will be speaking.

A Family Tradition

Love for generations to come with gifts from a local, female-led jewelry company.

2020, Baby

What a year to be alive, and what a year to be born.

The (Annotated) WALTER Holiday Playlist

Evergreen songs one from far and wide—but from right here, too. David Menconi shares his favorite holiday songs from Triangle artists.

Slant of Light: Poetic Vignettes

Jaki Shelton Green’s poetic vignettes inspired by photographs of fall at the JC Raulston Arboretum by Juli Leonard.