There are countless houseplant enthusiast groups on social media, and millions of members. These groups not only provide detailed information, but they can also give you a sense of family and community.
Spenga, a gym based out of the Triangle, remained closed throughout quarantine, like its peers. But it has just reopened. Contributor Mike Costello has attended their their top-notch, new post-COVID classes.
In the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, northeast of Linville, sits one of the states' most popular tourist destinations. Grandfather Mountain, with its peak at 5,946 feet above sea level, is a true North Carolina gem. It contains some of the oldest geologic formations on earth and has nearly unmatched biodiversity.
Lead designer Michael Stevenson said in an interview that the park is important for all North Carolinians. "I think it’s important for everybody in our state to understand our history and how we got to where we are, because we’re all in it together and we’re all going somewhere."
Heussy started his life in the fire service as a junior 13 years ago by volunteering for a small, rural fire department in Elko, South Carolina. He felt drawn to be a firefighter at a young age, citing his desire to help people.