Colonial Inn on Hillsborough Commissioners Agenda on MondayJanuary 9, 2015 at 7:06 pm
The Hillsborough Board of Commissioners will re-visit the subject of the historical Colonial Inn, in a discussion that includes an offer from the UNC School of Government to study the cost of saving the crumbling landmark.
CH Town Council to Hear Complaint About Tanning Beds in Apartment ComplexesJanuary 9, 2015 at 5:54 pm
On Monday, the Chapel Hill Town Council will hear a petition against apartment complexes offering free tanning bed use as an incentive to new tenants.
OC Health Dept. Offers Limited Free Radon Test Kits This MonthJanuary 7, 2015 at 5:53 pm
The odorless, colorless gas radon is the second leading cause of deadly lung cancer in the U.S. – and too often, it’s found in our homes.
National Weather Service: Wind Chill Could Dip to Zero OvernightJanuary 7, 2015 at 4:51 pm
A wind chill advisory for Wednesday night and the following morning has Orange Schools operating on a two-hour delay on Thursday.
OC Visitors Bureau Director Gives Credit to LGBT Community for Rise in TourismJanuary 5, 2015 at 3:51 pm
The director of the Orange County Visitors Bureau says that 2014 was a great year for tourism, with a record number of visitors to the county.
Kleinschmidt Praises Governor on Transit, Urges More BipartisanshipJanuary 2, 2015 at 5:57 pm
Chapel Hill Mayor Mark Kleinschmidt said he’s proud that Orange County provided a historical number of votes for Sen. Hagan’s unsuccessful re-election bid in November.
Police Chiefs from Chapel Hill, Carrboro to Meet With NAACPJanuary 2, 2015 at 3:33 pm
Police chiefs from Chapel Hill and Carrboro will meet with the local NAACP Saturday to answer questions about racial equity in Orange County policing.
OC Sheriff’s Office: Beware of Jury Duty Phone ScamDecember 31, 2014 at 1:01 pm
A phone scammer claiming to be a Deputy or Officer of the Orange County Sheriff’s Office Warrants Squad is telling potential victims that they missed jury duty, or a court date.
2014: The Year that Carrboro Became a ‘Bee City’December 29, 2014 at 3:10 pm
Citizens of Carrboro may remember 2014 as the year that town leaders put bees on the A-list.
Orange County Exceeds High Expectations for Solid Waste ReductionDecember 26, 2014 at 4:54 pm
Orange County managed to have its landfill waste down to 0.49 tons per resident in 2014. That represents a huge reduction over the last 22 years, one that neighboring counties don’t come close to claiming.