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2008-07-16 12:01:10

By Sadia Latifi, The Chapel Hill News, N.C. Jul. 16--CHAPEL HILL -- The employees of the new Fresh Market store opening Wednesday in Chapel Hill were in crunch time this week.

2008-07-13 15:00:14

By Sarah Lindenfeld Hall, The Chapel Hill News, N.C. Jul. 13--CARRBORO -- J.K. Rowling's series of books about Harry Potter, the boy wizard who saves the world from Lord Voldemort, has sparked a legion of fans.

2008-07-09 12:00:29

By Dave Hart, The Chapel Hill News, N.C. Jul. 9--John Loftin steps onto the stage, thanks the audience for its welcoming applause and takes the microphone from its stand. "So I was at my gynecologist's this week ..." he begins.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.