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'The dude was unfazed'

Posted by on Tue, Sep 2, 2008 at 9:14 AM

Barry Saunders has an poignant, respectful column in today's N&O about recently slain Durham business owner Ronnie Sturdivant, his long-standing quest to bring Oprah to the city and his many dustups with city officials.  No word yet on what will become of Sturdivant's properties--the former Holiday Inn turned decaying Urban Merchant Center on West Chapel Hill Street, or the We Want Oprah building, as it's known, on Corcoran Street.

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