Category: The Whirl

The Whirl: Balcony Birthday Bash

Lolly Norris (Grand Lolly) is fêted for her 95th birthday at her home at the Cardinal at North Hills on May 6 by (from left to right) Gerda Stein, Lee Norris, Katie O’Neal, John O’Neal, Ann O’Neal and Laura Raynor.

The Whirl: Neighborhood Fun and Games

In April, the Attride family played Pictionary with across-the-street neighbors the Roberts family. The families also gathered for a socially distanced dinner party.

The Whirl: Hoss’ Birthday Picnic

Jessica Hoskin, Jonathan Flora and Sarah Delgross celebrate Hoss’ 42nd birthday with a picnic on Halifax Mall on April 8.

The Whirl: Movie Night

Lauren Kennedy Brady, artistic director of Theatre Raleigh, and family created an alternative theatre experience over Memorial Day weekend.

The Whirl: Porch Portrait

Daniel, Teddy and Jennifer Russell pose on the front porch of their home in historic Oakwood.  

The Whirl: Pandemic Porch Party

Members of the North Carolina Symphony (Mary Boone, flute; Sam Gold, viola; Jeanine Wynton, violin and Sunrise Kim, cello) performed a porch concert on May 25 at the home of Ann Robertson and Hans Linnartz in the historic Oakwood neighborhood.

The Whirl: Campbell Law Unveils New Public Art by Thomas Sayre

CAMPBELL LAW UNVEILS NEW PUBLIC ART BY THOMAS SAYRE photographs courtesy Campbell Law School A new Thomas Sayre public art piece has been installed at the entrance to Campbell Law School’s downtown Raleigh campus. Entitled Preponderance, the sculptures were commissioned…

The Whirl: United Arts welcomes new president Charles Phaneuf

WELCOME RECEPTION FOR CHARLES PHANEUF United Arts celebrates its new president photography by Chris Janaro United Arts held a welcome reception for Charles Phaneuf, the organization’s new president, on March 6, 2020. The event doubled as an opening for a…

The Whirl: Methodist Home for Children’s A Winter’s Tale

A WINTER’S TALE Methodist Home for Children gala photography by Marc Ridel Creative A Winter’s Tale gala was held February 1, 2020 at the Raleigh Convention Center to benefit Methodist Home for Children, an organization that works to create safe,…

The Whirl: Into the Wild

INTO THE WILD NC Arts in Action photographs by Ken Demery Photography Into the Wild with NC Arts in Action was celebrated February 29 at the Nature Research Center. The evening honored the work of NC Arts in Action, its…

The Whirl: Go Red For Women Fashion Show

photography courtesy The Cardinal at North Hills Raleigh seniors hit the catwalk for a good cause on February 7 in honor of National Wear Red Day. The annual Go Red for Women Fashion Show benefits the American Heart Association (AHA)…

The Whirl: Raleigh Little Theatre says goodbye to Charles Phaneuf

photography by Cindy McEnery After eight years of service, Raleigh Little Theatre’s Executive Director, Charles Phaneuf, left the organization for a new opportunity. Members of the RLT community gathered on January 27 at the Raleigh Little Theatre’s Gaddy-Goodwin Teaching Theatre…