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Short List Submissions: Best Automotive Place

Plenty of sites and publications offer “best of” lists and top ten awards, but how many let YOU vote on the best businesses and locations around your town? After all, it is YOUR town. Who else is more qualified to choose? Chapelboro.com’s Short List is a monthly award decided entirely by the readers and residents in our community. This month, the category is the “Best Automotive Place.” In the form below, submit all the locations that YOU think deserve to be on the Short List – the places where you go to buy, fix, supply, detail, and clean your car or truck. Submissions will...

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2014 Year in Review

2014 is drawing to a close, so today we bring you our top news stories of the year. From the exciting to the sad to the very strange, here are the stories that captured Orange County’s interest in 2014.  January: UNC Breakthrough: Harnessing Solar Energy For Use At Night Willingham: “I’m Telling The Truth” Dillard’s Closes In University Mall Michael McAdoo Says Tutors Steered Him To Fraudulent Classes CHCCS Board Votes To Expand Mandarin Program   February: East Chapel Hill Student Dies Snowfall Causes Massive Traffic Jams, Cancellations Students Storm Franklin Street Following Duke Win Former UNC Dean: Academic Issue Reaches...

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Merry Christmas!

Twas the Night before Christmas, and all Orange County Did pause to reflect on another year’s bounty. They all raised their drinks (whether virgin or boozy), And toasted each other, “Well, that was a doozy.” We started off swell in two thousand fourteen, From the Boro of Carr to the Dome named for Dean, And then roller-coastered our way through the year – No wonder we’re all in the mood for some cheer! As soon as it seemed like the year had got going, One Wednesday it simply refused to stop snowing. The cars inched along (or gave up)...

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Short List Voting: Best Place To Buy Unique Gifts

Plenty of sites and publications offer “best of” lists and top ten awards, but how many let YOU vote on the best businesses and locations around your town? After all, it is YOUR town. Who else is more qualified to choose? Chapelboro.com’s Short List is a monthly award decided entirely by the readers and residents in YOUR community. We’ve been collecting your submissions for the month of December for “Best Place To Buy Unique Gifts,” and now it’s time to vote on the top spots! We’ll announce the winner on Tuesday, December 29th! The voting period goes from December 16th to the...

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Short List Submissions: Best Place To Buy Unique Gifts

Plenty of sites and publications offer “best of” lists and top ten awards, but how many let YOU vote on the best businesses and locations around your town? After all, it is YOUR town. Who else is more qualified to choose? Chapelboro.com’s Short List is a monthly award decided entirely by the readers and residents in our community. This month, the category is the “Best Place To Buy Unique Gifts.” In the form below, submit all the locations that YOU think deserve to be on the Short List – the local shops where you find one-of-a-kind gifts. Submissions will last until Tuesday, December 16th –...

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Ten Best Of November

Today we’re featuring the best articles published on Chapelboro.com over the past month. From sports and science to health and history, we bring you local writers on issues that matter to you. Read your favorites again, or catch up on articles you missed! Egg On UNC’s Face, by Art Chansky Real Food Meets Real Life, by Elizabeth Terry Joyner The “Lux Et Libertas” Head Fake, by Lew Margolis Is The Toilet The Greatest Public Health Invention Ever?, by Jeff Danner Mary Willingham Deserves An Apology, by Ellie Kinnaird Chapel Hill Won’t Attract Tomorrow’s Businesses With Yesterday’s Office Space, by Matt Bailey UNC Academics Scandal...

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