June 23, 2015

Jersey Mike’s Ribbon Cutting

Jersey Mike’s at the Renaissance Center at South Point cut the ribbon and welcomed their first customers on June 10. “We like to be a part of the community where we operate,” said their regional manager. In the first week of opening the sub chain donated a portion of their … read more

May 7, 2015

McDonald York Expands Operational Team

McDonald York Building Company (www.mcdonaldyork.com) is pleased to announce that as part of their Operational Excellence Program, they have added four highly talented individuals to become members of the operations team and promoted two current team members to Superintendent.

New Hires

As its new Project Manager, Parker Hawkins … read more

April 28, 2015

Howerton Appointed to National Economic Development Task Force

Durham County Commission Vice Chair Brenda Howerton has been appointed to the National Association of Counties (NACo) International Economic Development Task Force for the 2014-2015 term . The appointment was made last month by NACo President Riki Hokama.

According to Hokama, “Committee leadership at the National Level is a serious … read more

April 14, 2015

Congratulations Duke Blue Devils

The Duke pep band and Duke cheerleaders entertained the crowd, followed by a welcome from Durham Chamber President Casey Steinbacher.

The celebration was  presented by the Durham Convention & Visitors Bureau, Downtown Durham Inc., The Greater Durham Chamber of Commerce, The City of Durham, and Durham County to recognize and … read more

March 31, 2015

Hilton Garden Inn Business After Hours

A tour of the numerous meeting spaces, catering by Chef Eli and networking with Chamber members and industry leaders are just a few of the highlights of the Hilton Garden Inn-Durham University Medical Center’s Business After Hours.

The Durham Chamber’s Business After Hours events are a great way to catch … read more

March 30, 2015

Krispy Kreme Drive for 45

Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation is kicking off its seventh annual Drive for 45 Campaign benefiting Victory Junction Camp with a classic car show at the Krispy Kreme Doughnut Factory in Durham.  Everyone is invited to the show hosted by the Piedmont Classic Chevy Club.  There will be free samples, games … read more

Terra Nova Global Properties

Terra Nova Global Properties offers full service real estate services for buyers and sellers in Durham, Chatham and Orange counties. Terra Nova cut the ribbon on their Durham location on N. Gregson Street.

Their commitment is to provide extraordinary experiences and extraordinary service. The company offers full service real estate … 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


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