There are 37 species of snakes in North Carolina and 6 are venomous (poisonous): the copperhead, the cottonmouth (water moccasin), the eastern diamondback rattlesnake, the pigmy rattlesnake, the timber rattlesnake and the coral snake. Photos.
Three home cooks from the Triangle will compete in season premiere of "MasterChef" on Fox. Hope McFarland of Clayton, Jody Rhodes of Four Oaks and Juni Cuevas of Raleigh. The format changes this season: judges will each guide teams through the competition.
When Prince Harry and Meghan Markle get married, the head of the Episcopal Church, the Most Rev. Michael Bruce Curry, will deliver the address at the royal wedding in Windsor, England. He served as bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina for 15 years.
These North Carolina state parks, from Jockey's Ridge to Umstead, Fort Macon to Jordan Lake, are the most popular among visitors. Here's a unique experience at each of them from the mountains to the sea.
Raleigh's historic Pullen Park is a major attraction for families, but parking is limited. We have all of the free parking options, including tips for weekends vs. weekdays and which bus to take if you want to avoid the parking hassle.
Daddy’s Hillsborough patients often bartered medical care in exchange for country ham, scuppernong wine, veggies, jams, pickles and home-smoked BBQ. This girl got addicted to the real, hickory-smoked Q during her first visit to Lexington’s BBQ Festival.
Pizzeria Faulisi operated BooYa Bagels, a bagel and biscuit pop-up, in its Cary restaurant last fall. Now that pop-up will become Big Dom's Bagel Shop, taking over a closed Little Caesar's in downtown Cary.