Public School Leaders Agree: Our Fight is With Raleigh, Not CommissionersApril 24, 2014 at 5:28 pm
It’s that time of year when cash-strapped school systems send funding requests to the Orange County Board of Commissioners, which means there will almost certainly be some hard feelings when the response comes.
Still No Vote on Ephesus-Fordham Plan, But Lots of Public InputApril 24, 2014 at 4:17 am
Members of the public brought slide presentations, personal stories and some impressive knowledge and research into Wednesday night’s marathon meeting of the Chapel Hill Town Council.
CHTC Continues Public Hearing, Could Vote on Ephesus-Fordham PlanApril 22, 2014 at 1:11 pm
Wednesday night, the Chapel Hill Town Council will continue what turned out to be an angry public hearing this past Monday.
Teachers Need Raises To StayApril 22, 2014 at 5:49 am
A bipartisan panel of four state legislators listened to teachers, parents, and students voice their frustrations about low teacher pay, in front of a packed auditorium at Culbreth Middle School on Monday night.
Carrboro Looks at Relaxing Setback Rules for RoofsApril 21, 2014 at 12:29 pm
The Carrboro Board of Aldermen is considering whether to give builders a break regarding roof overhangs, when it comes to setback rules for buildings.
CH Public Library Hosts Anti-Cyber-Bullying Class for Sexual Assault Awareness MonthApril 16, 2014 at 7:07 pm
As part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, the Chapel Hill Public Library is hosting a teaching session where parents and teens can learn more about how to prevent and deal with cyber-bullying.
CHCCS Board Looks at New, Less Painful Ideas for Budget CutsApril 16, 2014 at 3:08 pm
The Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools Board of Education is looking at a new list of budget reductions, after scrapping a plan to take a big chunk out of the gifted specialist program.
Conservative Pressure on UNC Forces Disclaimer for Professor’s N&O ColumnsApril 15, 2014 at 9:12 pm
The News & Observer has reported that a UNC professor and columnist for the paper must add a disclaimer to his columns that he “doesn’t speak for UNC,” after one of his pieces angered allies of North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory.
National Weather Service: Expect a Chilly Week, But A Lovely WeekendApril 15, 2014 at 2:07 pm
There’s a cold snap in the air this evening, and you can expect it to remain throughout most of the week.
PPP Poll: NC Voters Becoming More Tolerant of Gay MarriageApril 15, 2014 at 12:00 am
Voters in North Carolina are changing their opinions about gay marriage, according to a recent poll released by Public Policy Polling in Raleigh.