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1. Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 1

Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 1

In our inaugural episode, Durham Magazine/Chapel Hill Magazine VP of Content Andrea Griffith Cash talks to Ginger Young of Book Harvest in Durham about a big event coming up on MLK Day, reveals the winner of the Crook's Corner Book Prize, discusses a new favorite cookbook from Nancie McDermott and encourages listeners to help a very special children's book get published. MUSIC CREDITS Rob DiMauro - drums Dylan Turner - bass Gabe Reynolds - keyboards Chris Wimberley - rhythm acoustic guitar Libby Rodenbough - violin donstewartmusic.com

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2. Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 28

Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 28

The Durham food scene has had an unusually busy summer, so Andrea asks food blogger Amber to fill listeners in on openings (like Boheme and Lucky’s Deli), closings (including Four Square and Spartacus) and chef changes (at Piedmont and The Boot). Plus, Andrea commends Durham-based The Little Green Pig Theatrical Concern on its efforts to pay artists a living wage.

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3. Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 3

Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 3

VP of Content Andrea Griffith Cash talks with Gabe Barker of the hotly anticipated Pizzeria Mercato in Carrboro about his cooking style and growing up both in Chapel Hill and in the Magnolia Grill kitchen; previews the North Carolina Comedy Arts Festival, coming to the area February 1-14; reviews the new Bottle 501 bottle shop in New Hope Commons; and encourages listeners to join her at the Carolina Inn Bridal Showcase, happening Jan. 31. MUSIC CREDITS Rob DiMauro - drums Dylan Turner - bass Gabe Reynolds - keyboards Chris Wimberley - rhythm acoustic guitar Libby Rodenbough - violin donstewartmusic.com

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6. Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 9

Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 9

VP of Content Andrea Griffith Cash chats with her boss, Dan Shannon. He’s the founder and president of Chapel Hill Magazine and Durham Magazine. Their conversation focuses on Chapel Hill Magazine, as that publication is celebrating 10 years with a very special March edition. Andrea also reveals Chapel Hill Magazine’s newest columnist, former Mayor Mark Kleinschmidt. And she previews an upcoming show at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro: “Life Is Magic,” starring magician Josh Lozoff.

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7. Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 19

Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 19

Andrea chats with singer/songwriter Kamara Thomas – who is featured in Durham Magazine’s new Women’s Issue – about the album she’s working on and why she prefers Durham to Brooklyn. Plus, she introduces listeners to groundworkk, an event-based crowdfunding organization that encourages the community to come together to better ideas. And she gives a plug to Dragonwing girlgear, a specialized line of sports bras, camis, tanks, compression shorts and leggings for 8- to 17-year-olds.

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9. Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 6

Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 6

Vice President of Content Andrea Griffith Cash catches up with Durham Mayor Bill Bell about what he hopes to accomplish in his final months in office and how he thinks the presidential election will shake out; introduces listeners to the local illustrator who has teamed up with Bob Dylan on a children’s book; and shares Chris Rosati’s next BIGG idea for making Durham the epicenter of kindness.

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10. Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 10

Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 10

Andrea gets the latest from James Beard-nominated Matthew Kelly about his newest projects – Lucky’s Deli and Mothers & Sons – and asks him what trendy ingredient he’s tiring of these days. Plus, she shares the impressive mission of the Food Bank of Central & Eastern N.C. and introduces listeners to a new spirit that goes great in a Bloody Mary – Fair Game Beverage Co.’s Flying Pepper Tobago Vodka.

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11. Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 18

Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 18

Andrea catches up with Chef Ricky Moore of Saltbox Seafood Joint. He sounds off on responsibly sourcing seafood, his plans to make Saltbox a regional business and the dinner party guest list of his dreams. Plus, Andrea talks Moogfest, coming to Durham May 19-22, and encourages families to check out the Chapel Hill–Carrboro YMCA Fam Jam at University Place this Sunday from noon to 5.

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12. Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 17

Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 17

Chapel Hill-Carrboro Meals on Wheels' Stacey Yusko previews a special May 12 fundraiser and talks about how she's been involved with the nonprofit since she was a little girl. Plus, Andrea offers an overview of the Art of Cool Festival, returning to Durham from May 6-8 and boasting a lineup that includes Terence Blanchard, Thundercat and The Internet. And, as Andrea explains, you won't want to miss a very moving video tribute at durhammag.com to Nana's Chef/Owner Scott Howell that debuted at a dinner in his honor last month.

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13. Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 14

Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 14

Andrea chats with Steve Lackey, the founder of Endurance Magazine, about the Tar Heel 10 Miler and 4 Mile Run that’s coming up on April 23 and the fitness trends he’s seeing in our area. Plus, she encourages listeners to join the magazine staff after the Tar Heel 10 Miler at a Family Cookout at Maple View Farm, happening at 11 a.m. on the 23rd (for tickets: tastetheevent.com). And she shares details about a very special youth triathlon coming up on May 1, Just Tryan It.

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14. Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 20

Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 20

Andrea talks to Cheryl-Anne Kast and Nancy Creamer of the Farm to Fork Festival about the local chefs involved (and the participation of President Obama’s former chef Sam Kass) and how the event supports beginning farmer training programs. Plus, she previews The Carolina Inn’s Barbecue Throwdown on June 11 and the 28th annual UNC-Chapel Hill/American Red Cross Carolina Blood Drive on June 7 at the Smith Center.

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15. Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 11

Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 11

Andrea gets the scoop from Habitat’s Director of Development Jennifer Player on the High Heels and Hard Hats Fashion Show coming up on April 15 at University Place. Plus, she shares how Bull City Cigars is taking Durham back to its tobacco roots. And she introduces listeners to a different kind of collaborative singing experience – Durham County Beer and Hymns, held twice a month at Fullsteam.

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16. Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 13

Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 13

Play ball! Andrea chats with Matt Sutor, the director of communications for the Durham Bulls as the team kicks off their season and plans a special “Durm night.” She also urges listeners to visit Chapel Hill pop-up shop Xenia, which specializes in gorgeous but simple floral bouquets, sustainably produced teas, and locally made products like soaps, pottery, chocolate and preserves. And she reveals what’s new at The Station in Carrboro, which has reopened after a change in ownership.

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17. Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 23

Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 23

Yvette West talks about Bulldega, her new bodega and market, which features a living herb wall and a wine section and is a true family affair. As someone who lives above the store – literally – Yvette explains why the time was right for Durham’s downtown residents to be able to walk somewhere for spaghetti sauce, cleaning supplies, to-go meals, flowers, local meat, ice cream and more. Andrea also explains why summer is a great excuse to head to Fearrington Village for wood-fired pizzas at the Roost Beer Garden. (The pies there are topped with ingredients like duck confit, crispy pancetta, crispy capers, truffle sour cream and caramelized onions!)

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18. Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 26

Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 26

Andrea chats with Roberto Copa Matos of Old Havana Sandwich Shop in downtown Durham about his recent trips back to his native Cuba, the lost dishes of Cuba that he is recreating as part of special dinners on the third Friday of every month and the small farm he has started in Hillsborough to ensure his customers eat globally and locally at the same time. Plus, Andrea shares details about a perfect canine-bonding experience – Dog Friendly Durham tours involve meeting at Durham Central Park, pairing with a pup and touring five to seven local dog-friendly businesses for drinks and eats.

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19. Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 27

Talk Of Our Towns - Episode 27

Andrea checks in with the mayor about the recent mill fire in Hillsborough, how he’s seen the town change during his six terms in office and upcoming summer events. Plus, Andrea highlights Durham Magazine’s July/July "23 Ways to Have a Fantastic Summer” feature. Ideas include The Warehouse Blues Concert Series on Fridays, a trip to local farm stands like Perkins Orchard and Funny Girl Farm, Hideaway Woods at the Museum of Life and Science, Preservation Durham’s free walking tours, a free yoga class on Saturday mornings in Durham Central Park, courtesy of Blue Point Yoga, and a day spent at the Eno River.

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