North Carolina native Ali Reza Farahnakian’s The PIT Chapel Hill will fill the space at 462 W. Franklin St. left vacant when DSI Comedy founder and owner Zach Ward stepped down amid online allegations of sexual harassment, assault and favoritism.
While sexual harassment and mistreatment of female comedians and improvisers isn’t commonly reported in Chapel Hill or the Triangle, experts say it is longtime part of the male-dominated culture of comedy.
The Scrap Exchange Thrift offers bargains on a huge selection of clothing, shoes, accessories, housewares, fabric, craft supplies and more. It's located next to the existing Scrap Exchange with 18,000 square feet of newly renovated space.
Watch: Finding affordable treasures will be easier than ever at the new Scrap Exchange Thrift
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