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DateApr. 15, 2019
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UNC Students Give Back During Spring Break

UNC Students Give Back During Spring Break

When you think of spring break for college students the image that most likely comes to mind involves beaches and sunshine. This was not the case for several groups of students from UNC. Through the Alternative Spring Break course provid...

DateApr. 02, 2019
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3 Fun, Free Attractions in Chapel Hill, NC

3 Fun, Free Attractions in Chapel Hill, NC

Of course, you want your spare time to be fun. But doling out dollars to make it happen is enough to make any college student's wallet scream. Fortunately, that doesn't have to be the case. With a little creativity, you can have some alo...

DateMar. 19, 2019
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UNC Enters March Madness After Beating Duke Twice

UNC Enters March Madness After Beating Duke Twice

Following the season's first win against rival Duke on February 20, the Tar Heels have upped their game by winning the final game of the regular season against Duke. This longstanding rivalry has made any game against Duke one of the mos...

DateMar. 14, 2019
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Pick Up a New Skill Near Our Apartments in Chapel Hill

Pick Up a New Skill Near Our Apartments in Chapel Hill

Learning something new can be exciting, and being able to apply that new information or skill in real world situations is even better! In Chapel Hill, North Carolina, there are many places people can go to pick up a new hobby or skill. H...

DateFeb. 25, 2019
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The Best Thrift Stores in Chapel Hill

The Best Thrift Stores in Chapel Hill

Thrift stores are a fantastic option whether you’re looking for a unique gift, cheap furniture or a vintage addition to your wardrobe. You never really know what you might find, which makes it a completely different experience from a tri...

DateFeb. 11, 2019
Find Artisanal Bites at Blue Dogwood Public Market

Find Artisanal Bites at Blue Dogwood Public Market

The Blue Dogwood Public Market showcases the best of North Carolina artisans and agriculture. Located on Franklin Street in Chapel Hill, close to our apartments near UNC, the market offers fresh food choices for shoppers while supporting...

DateJan. 15, 2019
Dig Into 3 Top Allergen-Friendly Restaurants

Dig Into 3 Top Allergen-Friendly Restaurants

Finding a place to eat out isn't always easy when you have to consider food allergies.

Fortunately, numerous restaurants near our Chapel Hill apartments have taken notice and want everyone to have a quality culinary experience. Check...

DateJan. 02, 2019
Visit Perennial for Good Coffee & Good Vibes

Visit Perennial for Good Coffee & Good Vibes

The weather may be a bit dreary this time of year, but there's a bright spot nearby that offers warm refreshments in a cozy, friendly atmosphere near our Chapel Hill apartments.

Let visit Perennial for Good Coffee & Good Vibes.

Pe...

DateDec. 18, 2018
Treat Yourself at Al's Burger Shack

Treat Yourself at Al's Burger Shack

The next time the craving for a burger strikes, head to Al's Burger Shack for the perfect patty. Here's what you can expect to find at this charming gem near our Chapel Hill apartments.

As, at Al's Burger Shack, the high quality local...

DateDec. 03, 2018
Ring in the Holidays with Sweet Cookie Confections

Ring in the Holidays with Sweet Cookie Confections

Not being home while mom is baking for the upcoming holidays can be a bit of a drag, but we have the perfect fix for you until you get home!

Living at our Chapel Hill apartments offers close proximity to a multitude of amazing places...

Where To Shop For Fall Fashion Near Our Chapel Hill Apartments

Where To Shop For Fall Fashion Near Our Chapel Hill Apartments

As the weather cools, it's time to swap out t-shirts for sweaters and shorts for pants. If you're looking to update your fall wardrobe, your first stop should be Franklin Street.

Here are a few of our favorite shops such as Julian's, ...

Enjoy a Slice of Pie Near Our Chapel Hill Apartments

Enjoy a Slice of Pie Near Our Chapel Hill Apartments

Pie is one of those artistic achievements that showcases each season's bountiful crops as well as the baker's finesse. While a slice of pie is the perfect finale to a fine meal any time of the year, there's something particularly satisfy...

DateOct. 15, 2018
Visit These 3 Haunted Attractions in Chapel Hill

Visit These 3 Haunted Attractions in Chapel Hill

During the day, Chapel Hill is a charming town full of history and rich in culture, but the cooling season brings an urge to explore the chillier side of the area.

Here are three haunted places to visit around our apartments near UNC...

DateOct. 03, 2018
The Best Pumpkin Patches in Chapel Hill, NC

The Best Pumpkin Patches in Chapel Hill, NC

Fall is a great time to enjoy the cooler weather and take in all of the fun activities that come with it—apple picking, hayrides and leaf peeping. One of the most celebrated activities of all, however, is a trip to a local farm in search...

Visit Southern Season for Specialty Foods & Gifts

Visit Southern Season for Specialty Foods & Gifts

Just eight minutes from Shortbread Lofts is a food lover's paradise featuring innovative products from around the world.

We are talking about Southern Season, and it takes pride in offering warm hospi...

DateSep. 04, 2018
The Best Breakfast Spots in Chapel Hill

The Best Breakfast Spots in Chapel Hill

There are many things to love about the Shortbread Lofts in downtown Chapel Hill, and one has to be its proximity to good food. Even though every apartment suite comes with a full kitchen, sometimes you just want to eat out.

Below ar...

Chapel Hill's Best Live Music Venues

Chapel Hill's Best Live Music Venues

Did you know that Orange County is synonymous with great performing artists?

Many notable names got their start here in Chapel Hill including James Taylor, Ben Folds Five, and Lost in ...

Upcoming September Events Near Chapel Hill

Upcoming September Events Near Chapel Hill

September is a great month to get out and about in Chapel Hill to the many festivals, fairs, and end of summer celebrations. Here is a look at several upcoming September events in the Chapel Hill area such as Bluegrass Festival at Mooref...

Check Out Honeysuckle Tea House

Check Out Honeysuckle Tea House

The Honeysuckle Tea House is just a fifteen-minute drive from Shortbread Lofts. This eco-friendly open-air tea house has gained popularity in the Chapel Hill area as a sanctuary for tea and herb lo...

DateJul. 03, 2018
Bite into the Best Burgers in Chapel Hill

Bite into the Best Burgers in Chapel Hill

Did you know that sixty percent of sandwiches sold around the world are burgers?

Americans eat fifty billion every year, and if you would like to enjoy a burger tonight, the best nearby rest...

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