Carrboro Aldermen Consider Drug Store Drive-ThroughsMarch 12, 2014 at 2:06 am
The Town of Carrboro is asking for public input about whether drive-thoughs should be allowed at future pharmacies.
All Orange County Power Outages Expected to End WednesdayMarch 11, 2014 at 11:50 am
Representatives of Duke Energy and Piedmont Electric say they expect power to be restored for all customers by late Wednesday night.
OC Register of Deeds Brooks on Gay Marriage Licenses: ‘I Cannot Do That’March 9, 2014 at 12:29 am
Incumbent Orange County Register of Deeds Deborah Brooks told WCHL that she would not sign marriage licenses for same-sex couples, as long as the state doesn’t recognize gay marriage.
Phillips Middle School Students Win 1st-Place Award in Lexus Eco ChallengeMarch 8, 2014 at 12:28 pm
A group of five students at Phillips Middle School in Chapel Hill have won a $15,000 first place award in the national Lexus Eco Challenge.
Alderman Candidate Talal Asad: Carrboro Needs More Parking, Business GrowthMarch 6, 2014 at 8:41 pm
“My goal, as alderman, is to try to fight for increased access to the town” says Carrboro Aldermen candidate Talal Asad, “and to allow more business owners to thrive, and to increase the tax base based on our business owners, so it doesn’t have to fall on the backs of the homeowners and the residents.”
New Chapel Hill Fire Marshal Hired From PennsylvaniaMarch 6, 2014 at 1:01 am
On April 1st, Reading, Pennsylvania Fire Marshal Todd Iaeger will step into that same position for Chapel Hill.
Carrboro Alderman Candidate Bethany Chaney: Non-Profit Experience CountsMarch 6, 2014 at 12:46 am
Carrboro Alderman candidate Bethany Chaney works as a consultant for non-profit organizations, and says that her longtime experience could have useful applications in growing Carrboro’s commercial development, as well as holding on to affordable housing.
Carrboro Moves Forward on Rogers Road Sewer ProjectMarch 5, 2014 at 3:36 am
Tuesday night, the Carrboro Board of Aldermen voted to enter into a $130,000 preliminary engineering project to extend sewer service to the Historic Rogers Road area.
Alderman Candidate Theresa Watson: Preserve Affordable HousingMarch 3, 2014 at 9:01 pm
Carrboro Alderman candidate Theresa Watson says her main issue is the availability of affordable housing in Carrboro.
Mark Chilton: Register of Deeds Job ‘One of My Goals in Life’March 3, 2014 at 5:10 pm
Former Carrboro Mayor Mark Chilton says his extensive research into local real estate and land history is what inspired him to run for Orange County Register of Deeds.