Feature: Paddy’s Irish Pub Gets the Last Laugh

By Kim Hasty Photography by Cindy Burnham It’s a couple hours before showtime on a Thursday evening at Paddy’s Irish Pub and the Church Entertainment Lounge, and already chef Mike […]

Rob Clayton adds a splash of magic mixology to Paddy’s menu

Rob Clayton began mixing cocktails more than 30 years ago as a way to make a little extra spending money in college.“And when I would go on spring break, I’d […]

United Way Campaign Kickoff Helps Those in Need

The United Way of Cumberland County’s 2021 annual campaign kickoff was a little different this year. The event usually centers on a luncheon with speakers. Instead, 230 volunteers showed up […]

A pair of unforgettable visitors

Editor’s note: CityView contributing columnist Claire Mullen wrote this refection in memory of Karen Gallimore Argo, who died Monday. Argo was a former youth director and longtime member of Haymount […]

“Light Up Fayetteville Pink” Is Back

            Gladys Hill is at it again.             For the fifth consecutive year, she’ll be selling those pink lightbulbs as part of her             “Light Up Fayetteville Pink” initiative to […]

A perfect pairing for salmon and Southern fare

This weekend we had a bit of hankering for some very good salmon. We also wanted a couple of our Southern favorites: collard greens and macaroni and cheese. An odd […]

‘Truly an honor:’ Local restaurants remember the 13 fallen service members

Eydie Hammaker filled each glass, 13 in all, carefully. Then she placed them in a good spot by the window, on a table draped with the American flag. Eydie and […]

General Assembly’s campaign against NCHSAA continues

By Earl Vaughan Jr. Like an annoying bad tooth or a troublesome pebble in a shoe, the General Assembly’s HB91 just won’t go away. Neither will the disinformation campaign of […]

Cape Fear to honor fallen principal

By Earl Vaughan Jr. The days of specialization have been a part of high school athletics for some time, with potential college stars focusing all their energies on a single […]

Terry Sanford, Fayetteville Academy shoot for the stars again

By Earl Vaughan Jr. The soccer programs at Terry Sanford High School and Fayetteville Academy aren’t strangers to success and both will be looking for more of the same this […]