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40909
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St. Joseph’s Episcopal Church has been a source of social justice and spiritual enlightenment. On the National Registry of Historic Places, it has long historical ties with its area’s black community. The church founded for a black congregation also helped to found the Howard School, a parochial school, and social hall to military families denied access to the local USO.
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40911
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History relived during horse drawn carriage rides, courtesy of Cool Spring Downtown District and S&S Carriage Rides, include North Carolina’s role in the creation of the Bill of Rights.
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41395
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A traditional Colonial Revival reflects national and local value, by its inclusion on the Register of Historic Places and Carvers Creek State Park. Long Valley Farm also reflects the professional and personal values of its original owners, members of the John S. Rockefeller family.
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28500
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The Vision Resource Center in Cumberland County is a nonprofit that provides an outlet for members of the local blind community to leave their homes, experience life, and gain independence. The center’s executive director, Terri Thomas, talks about the services the group provides to nearly 150 people.
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28501
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Several local Fayetteville businesses are run by mothers and daughters partners. The mother-daughter teams at Vibra’s and Coldwell Banker Advantage talk about the benefits and challenges of working side-by-side, as well as tips for working as a family and a team.
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29638
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Kai Lightner is the first black male valedictorian in the history of Reid Ross Classical School, Fayetteville, North Carolina. He is also a national champion and world champion in rock climbing. Kai’s achievements have helped him acquire nearly one-million dollars in college scholarships and acceptance into Babson College.
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CityView (NoCar F 264.T3 W4), Vol. Issue , July/Aug 2017, p40-46, por Periodical Website
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29639
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Cape Beard: Follicles of Freedom is a beard club and nonprofit organization in Fayetteville, North Carolina. The club has sixty members who all share the same priorities for family, local philanthropy, and redefining what it means to be a modern man.
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CityView (NoCar F 264.T3 W4), Vol. Issue , July/Aug 2017, p56-61, il, por Periodical Website
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29635
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Metal Worx Inc. creates battle worn American flags in Fayetteville, North Carolina. The “battle worn” design resonates with those who served in the armed forces, especially older military veterans. Local projects include metal work, monograms, military crests, and business logos.
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CityView (NoCar F 264.T3 W4), Vol. Issue , July/Aug 2017, p20-25, il, por Periodical Website
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29637
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Marcus Malek designed and built his house in Fort Bragg based on the concept of a “barndominium”. A barndominium is an idea to have a large garage and a small living space, all under the same roof. Malek describes the details involved in the architecture and construction process.
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CityView (NoCar F 264.T3 W4), Vol. Issue , July/Aug 2017, p30-38, il, por Periodical Website
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Gordon Johnson is an architect who runs his own business in downtown Fayetteville, North Carolina. Johnson specializes in public sector design work, and his firm has been responsible for hundreds of building designs across the country. Examples of their work include City Hall, Cumberland County Courthouse, and the current expansion project at the Fayetteville Regional Airport.
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CityView (NoCar F 264.T3 W4), Vol. Issue , July/Aug 2017, p62-66, por Periodical Website
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34908
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Mike Schlegel is a program manager at Triangle J Council of Governments in Raleigh. While his primary work involves water resource management, Schlegel is also the founder of Whiteboard Academy. This online academy provides coaching and online seminars on visual thinking and note taking. Schlegel was first introduced to visual thinking and graphics in 2013. He found the courses, which focus on putting words into a graphic form to help others understand, helped public perception of his work. So far, the Whiteboard Academy has worked with several North Carolina institutions to help them better represent data to the public.
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CityView (NoCar F 264.T3 W4), Vol. Issue , January/February 2017, p29-34, il, por Periodical Website
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34912
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The Cumberland County Vision Resource Center opened in 1936 as a non-profit to help the blind community gain independence and improve daily life. The center currently offers classes, camps, programs, and access to services to those who are visually impaired. Their clients are of all ages, so one of the overarching goals is to offer a variety of activities, from winery tours to skydiving. Classes for life skills such as cooking and cleaning are also offered.
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CityView (NoCar F 264.T3 W4), Vol. Issue , March/April 2017, p36-40, il, por Periodical Website
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Debbie Hume, of Fayetteville, founded Neuropathways to Learning to help those in the community struggling with neurological disorders. The practice specializes in Biofeedback and Neurofeedback training which involves teaching patients to recognize how their body is processing and responding to stimuli. Both these practices can reduce stress, anxiety, and can help those struggling with ADD and ADHD.
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CityView (NoCar F 264.T3 W4), Vol. Issue , January/February 2017, p36-45, il, por Periodical Website
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Pressed: A Creative Space was opened by Fayetteville resident Ashley Thompson to showcase both global and locally made goods. Since 2015, the store has stocked household items from food to clothes, cards, and jewelry. Many items come from Fayetteville or the surrounding areas. The store also hosts DIY workshops.
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CityView (NoCar F 264.T3 W4), Vol. Issue , March/April 2017, p10-14, il, por Periodical Website
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