March 17, 2015

Lowell Oakley III is ‘Nothing But a Hound Dog’

On Monday night, Durham’s Lowell Oakley III survived the #VoiceBattles to remain on Team Pharrell. Oakley growled his way through a duet with fellow contestant Kimberly Nichole of the song “Hound Dog” originally by Big Mama Thornton, but made famous by Elvis Presley. Oakley will compete next week in the … read more

Become a Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority Vendor

The Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority is providing an opportunity for prospective vendors to meet internal purchasing decision makers, learn about 2015 projects and business opportunities and how to do business with the Airport Authority during their 2015 Business Opportunity Expo.

WHERE: Durham Convention Center

WHEN: Wednesday, April 1, 9 a.m. – … read more

March 16, 2015

Continuing Education Fair for Adult Learners

Representatives from area colleges, universities, community colleges and other organizations will be onsite to discuss all types of educational opportunities to help you transition from one career to the next, land that life-changing job, or to get the promotion you are seeking, or just expand your horizons.

April 29, 2015… read more

TEDxDuke

Join Duke University for a series of talks all addressing the theme of “Building Energy.” TEDx, a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience.  TEDxDuke is completely self-organized by Duke University undergraduate students who believe that ideas are not set in stone, and … read more

NCDOT Passenger Rail Survey

The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) is conducting a survey to gauge public awareness of passenger rail in the state. It is available here  and in Spanish at here. The survey is available until March 31.

 

Survey participants will be eligible to enter a drawing at the … read more

Boost Your Web Traffic and Get More Customers

Are you getting the traffic you need to get more customers and grow your business? Join David Mooring of BurlapSky on March 25 at 11:30 a.m., at DeVry University, Morrisville for a new seminar, “How to Boost Your Website Traffic and Get More Customers.” Find out more info hereread more

March 11, 2015

Get Involved, Give Back Durham

Giving back to the communities that support you is the philosophy of many companies in Durham. Triangle Pest Control has committed to giving back and serving their community. Here is their advice on making community involvement a priority.

Schedule regular community service events

Your team probably already gathers for regular … read more

Durham Chamber Urges Congress to Fund Transportation

The Durham Chamber of Commerce joined more than 250 local, regional and state chambers of commerce urging Congress to resolve the impending insolvency of the federal Highway Trust Fund, and to pass a long term federal transportation authorization bill.

Chambers of commerce know infrastructure investment is an important economic read more

March 9, 2015

NCDOT Passenger Rail Survey

The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) is conducting a survey to gauge public awareness of passenger rail in the state. The survey is available at www.surveymonkey.com/r/nctrain and in Spanish at https://es.surveymonkey.com/r/nctrainSpanish.

Survey participants will be eligible to enter a drawing at the end of the survey for 4 … read more

March 6, 2015

Travel to Cuba in October 2015

Want to visit Cuba? Durham Technical Community College will offer a travel abroad opportunity to Cuba Oct. 10-18. In preparation for the trip, participants will need to enroll in a continuing education course at the college this fall.

The base price for the travel program is $3,791. More information on … read more