Historic Monroe theater reopens for first public events in decades

MONROE, N.C. — An old theater in the heart of downtown Monroe has a new lease on life. The now-named Dowd Center Theatre has been a longtime tenant on the 100 block of South Main Street, sitting next to a sandwich shop and across from other restaurants. Originally opened as a movie theater in 1940, … Read more

Raleigh-based treatment center hosting first ‘Art of Recovery’ event

RALEIGH, N.C. — This Saturday, Healing Transitions, a recovery center in Raleigh, will host its first Art of Recovery event.   What You Need To Know Healing Transitions in Raleigh hosting Art of Recovery event Saturday with hopes of breaking stigma of addiction — tickets are free Chad Aultman is a featured artist and recovering … Read more

Your guide to saving money at the N.C. State Fair

RALEIGH, N.C. — The largest event in North Carolina returns on October 14, bringing in around a million people to hop on rides, see local vendors and dig into delicious fair food.  What You Need To Know Save up to 40% on admission, ride sheets and wrist bands before or on October 14 You can … Read more