The Fight Against Dementia In The Family: One Woman’s StoryJune 1, 2013 at 2:03 pm
For the past seven years, Susan Smialowitcz’s husband has battled dementia—and she says the fight is possible with the help of several Chapel Hill resources, including Home Instead Senior Care.
PPP: North Carolina Voters Say No To Guns In Public PlacesJune 1, 2013 at 10:05 am
According to a recent survey, most North Carolina voters—-even the Republican ones—aren’t in favor of a bill facing the state General Assembly that would allow guns on college campuses and in bars and parks.
Carolina Tiger Rescue Seeks Public Help In Rescuing One Ill AnimalJune 1, 2013 at 9:17 am
Carolina Tiger Rescue recently confiscated an animal who was being abused in South Carolina—and now the organization needs your help to bring her back to a healthy state.
Hillsborough Couple Honored For Work Preserving “Ordinary House”June 1, 2013 at 9:12 am
Hillsborough has long been noted for its rich history in architecture—and the town recently recognized one local couple for helping to keep that historical value alive.
Local Officials Detail Changes Coming To University SquareJune 1, 2013 at 6:39 am
Local officials are beginning to share with the public exactly what they can expect when the planned major renovations to University Square take place.
News Around Town: Memorial Day Blood Drive; Screening of “North America”May 26, 2013 at 10:11 am
Memorial Day is generally a day off from school, but one local group of young people is using the time to give back to the community. Venture 9 Crew of Chapel Hill, which is a community service organization of area youths, is teaming up with the Chapel Hill Downtown Partnership, Friends of the Downtown, the […]
American Legion Post 6 To Honor Women In The Military For Memorial DayMay 25, 2013 at 1:05 pm
In honor of Memorial Day, Chapel Hill’s American Legion Post 6 is welcoming the curator of a project dedicated to recognizing the contributions of women in the military.
Local Closures For The Memorial Day HolidayMay 25, 2013 at 10:14 am
Here’s a list of local establishments and services that will—and won’t—be taking a break for the Memorial Day Holiday.
Local EMS Officials Focus On Tornado Safety After Oklahoma TragedyMay 25, 2013 at 9:44 am
With the recent tornado disaster in Oklahoma, local officials are focusing more than ever on what to do in case of a similar situation closer to home.
UNC Graduate Students Combat Worldwide BlindnessMay 25, 2013 at 9:38 am
UNC’s academic year is over, but a pair of Tar Heel graduate students working toward a master’s degree in public health are still hard at work—and they’re preparing to join an effort to combat blindness around the globe.