Posts tagged “Sports”
Some big news from the Raleigh dad behind the Big Muddy Challenge, the parent-child mud run that drew hundreds to the first one at Hill Ridge Farms in September.
The line between encouragement, constructive criticism and downright bullying at children's sporting events these days seems to be getting thinner and thinner.
Can we talk for a moment about the pure awesomeness to be found in many of the men and women who volunteer in youth sports activities?
Kidzu Children's Museum will stay open until 7 p.m., Thursday, as part of Tar Heel Downtown, a community event that takes place before kickoff for that night's Carolina football game.
We're giving away a four-pack of tickets to see the Carolina Hurricanes play the Flyers at 5 p.m., Sunday.
The Wimpy Kid 8 Hard Luck Truck and NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar plan a visit in the next week.
I've written about plenty of charity 5Ks, but here's one with a different twist: A charity swim.
More than 930 will compete in the Big Muddy Challenge parent-child obstacle race. Downtown Raleigh will be full with First Friday. It's the last weekend for Dinosaurs in Motion. And downtown Cary launches a free concert series. Here's your weekend family fun.
The race, for kids ages 6 to 12 and their adults, will take place at Hill Ridge Farms in Youngsville.
Andrew and Jen George, parents of one little boy, spent their childhood summers at the pool. Now they've opened a swim school where
I wanted to highlight a couple of races that are coming up next month that offer some activities for kids too.
JockSale will feature all sorts of sporting equipment - from hunting and fishing gear to cleats, balls, bikes, kayaks and exercise equipment - for all ages.
As you might have guessed by the name of her business, Mendy Legleiter started making hair bows during her older daughter's naptime.
Stone's move to a bigger space off N.C. 54 in Cary allows the store to carry more toys, along with all of the school supplies that…
Like so many of the mom-owned business that I write about, Jessica Throneburg's Little Details started almost overnight.
Marbles Kids Museum unveiled the latest improvement to its Around Town gallery this week: the new Ready, Set, School exhibit.
Artist Steve Gerberich talks about his new exhibit at the Museum of Life and Science in Durham.
Jennifer Durbin talks about her Clueless Chick book series.
This is a smaller park with athletic fields, a .36 mile walking trail, a picnic shelter and a playground.
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety published its most recent look at child safety booster seats Thursday.
Amy Hambrick, a Raleigh mom of two, talks about her efforts to get back into shape and launch her two passions - baking and healthy…
The new special exhibit focuses on the research of two scientists, who set out to document all 39 known species of birds of paradise.…
Jessica Hipp started making felt toys for her son in August. Pretty quickly, she had a business on her hands.
Alexis Hetrick and Julia Huffman, moms in Cary, talk about their new party planning business All Wrapped Up.
Glenn Dobrogosz, Greensboro Science Center's executive director, talks about the new Sciquarium and future plans for the Triad…
Kimberly Brackett-Jones first developed her recipe for gluten-free cheese straws for her husband, who has Celiac disease. Learn more…
Kinsley Mull, a mom of two, talks about why she opened a Noah's Art location in Raleigh and what she offers.
Quin Walker, an educator at Morehead Planetarium, talks about the free science shows offered at the Chapel Hill destination.
The Garner maze, sponsored by WRAL this year, is six acres and features more than two miles of trails.
Rupali Tayal and Geetika Dagar, who opened Ladders in Morrisville in December, talk about their store and what they offer.