Jessie Ammons

Jessie is a former Chapel Hill Magazine editor-turned freelance culture writer based in Chapel Hill. She tends to structure her days around a morning cup of coffee and evening glass of wine.

The Musician: Emily Frantz

Emily was born and raised in Chapel Hill and began playing violin in elementary school. By the time she was a student at Chapel Hill High, she’d shifted her methodology to fiddling and played in a bluegrass band called Bluemont Road. A few years later, she met singer/songwriter Andrew Marlin through the local music scene, …

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Two for [ONE]

Kim Floresca and Daniel Ryan, both 31, have worked in some of the world’s best kitchens, including Per Se in New York and Napa Valley’s The French Laundry and The Restaurant at Meadowood. A year ago, the couple came to Meadowmont to relaunch [ONE], which is under the same ownership as Durham’s G2B. They’ve received much fanfare since, including being named the …

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Living History

Carolina graduates Marty and AraLu Lindsey, like so many alums, love to give back to the place where they met and where their children now attend. “You can give a lot of money,” Marty says. “Or, you can give time and effort and a skill set. This is a skill set that we had, a …

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