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Totally Classified: Your Guppies Stole My Heart at Food Lion

November, 03, 2011
Totally Classified: Your Guppies Stole My Heart at Food Lion

“So, when you need help with your guppies and they are all dying, hit me up.”

The Fed Wants to Monitor Your Facebook, Twitter Account

October, 12, 2011
The Fed Wants to Monitor Your Facebook, Twitter Account

The Government has its eye on your social media.

Totally Classified: Mustached Bartender under the Sea

November, 14, 2010
Totally Classified: Mustached Bartender under the Sea

I’m down with the 70’s man.

Connection Made: Jemaine and Lara to Date!

August, 27, 2010
Connection Made: Jemaine and Lara to Date!

Lara and Jemaine are gonna have a date. Too bad Season 3 of Flight of the Conchords was cancelled.

Totally Classified: Yo Laura, What Up Girl?

August, 25, 2010
Totally Classified: Yo Laura, What Up Girl?

“but yesterday at lunch…d-d-damn. laura who was at morning times, you spit hot fiyah”

Overheard: Beverly Perdue

July, 23, 2010
Overheard: Beverly Perdue

Governor Beverly Perdue speaks out on the Wake County School Board situation.

Friday Gossip: Solas Now Owns The Rockford, Jackpot’s Last Weekend

April, 09, 2010
Friday Gossip: Solas Now Owns The Rockford, Jackpot’s Last Weekend

The Rockford building under new ownership and Jackpot will celebrate its last weekend open.

Unknown Life Form: Cameron Village Sewer Monster

June, 30, 2009
Unknown Life Form: Cameron Village Sewer Monster

Video footage of alleged sewer blobs surfaces. Beware if you have a weak stomach.

America’s Pita Closing? Someone Forgot to Tell Them That.

April, 16, 2009

Thankfully, this is not true.

Ryan Adams Engaged to Mandy Moore

February, 11, 2009

This just in.

WTF - Krispy Kreme to Close?

February, 09, 2009

No more doughnuts on Peace Street?!?

Greg Hatem Allegedly Struck by Tow-truck

January, 05, 2009

Times Bar owner Greg Hatem allegedly struck by a tow-truck across from his home on Hargett Street.

Rumors Start at Available Capital City Grocery

January, 05, 2009

As the dust settles, the rumors start stirring.

The Mint, Fins At Risk of Closing?

November, 11, 2008
The Mint, Fins At Risk of Closing?

We are hearing from several sources that two of downtown’s nicest restaurants are both at risk of closing.  After Riviera’s abrupt end early last week, it is sad to hear that two others may be in trouble.

Fixed Gear Bike Jacking in Mordecai

November, 04, 2008

A post on the local bike mailing list recounts how one unlucky fellow got his fixie jacked.

Update: Things are Bad for Newsies

September, 03, 2008

Update straight from the horse’s mouth: News & Observer offers buyouts to additional 320 employees today. Click through to comment.  

The Martin Street Pizza Meltdown

July, 22, 2008

A good chef is a currency known to make or break a joint in this town.  And it isn’t unusual that the restaurants in Raleigh that succeed have menus that have been intelligently designed by smart professionals.  That’s one reason Martin Street Pizza was so exciting.  Daniel Taylor had created what looked to be another hit.  Formerly of the Underground, Taylor was able to make both restaurant’s menus reflect three tenants: simple, local, and delicious. The Cheese Below the Fold  

Kings, Hatem and Downtown

November, 19, 2007

Today we have news unfit for print, but it will surely be fine for RSS. The following are some recently collected rumors,  please take them as such. Read what we know about Kings, Hatem and Neomonde below the fold.