Pink Heals! Fire Truck Parade Friday For Cancer ResearchSeptember 19, 2013 at 9:47 pm
A national tour of firefighters battling cancer comes to Chapel Hill for the first time on Friday.
“Neighborhood Night Out” Welcomes Students, ResidentsSeptember 11, 2013 at 7:34 pm
The annual Block Party is designed to promote good relations between Chapel Hillians and students living off-campus.
Greenbridge Beginning To Bring In New BusinessSeptember 6, 2013 at 11:15 am
After a tumultuous first couple years, the new owners of Greenbridge Condominiums say the complex is turning a corner, with new homeowners and new businesses moving in.
CHCCS: Professional Dev’t As Alternative To “Merit Pay”?September 1, 2013 at 9:51 pm
Superintendent Tom Forcella says the district needs to do a better job training its teachers–and paying them as well. Could the two go hand in hand?
“Transit Planners Should Be Concerned” About Long CommutesSeptember 1, 2013 at 9:39 pm
Most Orange County workers live outside county lines and most Orange County residents work outside county lines–an old trend that’s growing.
Chamber: Orange County Tax Base Falling Into “Retail Gap”August 31, 2013 at 9:45 am
Orange is the wealthiest county in the state, but residents spend a lot of their money outside county lines.
Orange County Wealthy On Average, But Poverty Still LingersAugust 29, 2013 at 5:03 pm
Orange County is the wealthiest county in the state by per capita income–but our poverty rate is also above the state average, and it’s not just students.
In Orange County, Housing Crunch Is Here To StayAugust 27, 2013 at 1:16 pm
With 30,000 new residents expected in Orange County by 2025, the much-discussed housing crunch will remain an issue for years to come.
In New Long-Range Plan, CHCCS Adopts “Growth Mindset”August 26, 2013 at 9:43 pm
CHCCS Superintendent Tom Forcella says the district’s new five-year plan rests on the idea that all students can succeed if expectations are raised.
For Northside And FPG, New School Year Marks Dawn Of New EraAugust 25, 2013 at 7:37 pm
Monday is back-to-school day across Orange County–but an especially exciting day at two CHCCS elementary schools, Northside and Frank Porter Graham.