Carrboro Considering More Chicken-Friendly OrdinanceSeptember 10, 2014 at 2:36 am
If you live in Carrboro, and you’d like to keep your own chickens for non-commercial purposes, you can rest assured that the Board of Aldermen is considering ways to make that easier for you.
‘Solarize Hillsborough’ Kicks off WednesdaySeptember 8, 2014 at 11:24 pm
The “Solarize” movement is coming to the Town of Hillsborough on Wednesday, with a kickoff event at Durham Tech’s Orange County campus.
Neighbors to Meet with Embattled Chatham Gun Range Owner WednesdaySeptember 8, 2014 at 3:40 pm
Three members of a group opposed to a shooting range just outside of Pittsboro will meet with the range’s owner on Wednesday to discuss their differences, according to information from a spokesperson for Defending Chatham Neighborhoods.
Northside Elementary Earns Top (and Rare) Certification for Green BuildingSeptember 5, 2014 at 5:37 pm
Northside Elementary School in Chapel Hill holds the distinct honor of being the first elementary school in North Carolina to receive LEED Platinum certification with the Green Building Certification Institute.
NAACP Calls for Ouster of Assistant Principal at Chapel Hill High UPDATE: Assistant Principal ReassignedSeptember 5, 2014 at 1:25 am
“Had my son died, and I’d not even known it, what would they have been able to tell me?”
OC Commissioners to Vote on Sharing School Facilities with PublicSeptember 3, 2014 at 4:10 pm
The Orange County Board of Commissioners return for a meeting tonight at Hillsborough’s Historic Whitted Building to vote on a resolution to approve the use of school facilities for public recreation.
Academic Integrity on CHCCS Board of Education’s Agenda ThursdaySeptember 3, 2014 at 3:28 pm
The Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools Board of Education resumes meeting Thursday after a very short break to discuss plans to promote and enforce academic honesty throughout the system.
Carrboro Plans ‘Think Local’ Economic CampaignSeptember 3, 2014 at 12:52 am
Carrboro residents and visitors can expect to see a major campaign in the near future to “Think Local First” when it comes to doing business in the town.
CHCCS System Diverts School Waste From Landfill by CompostingAugust 29, 2014 at 6:46 pm
Students of Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools are pitching in for a healthier environment and less landfill waste this year.
Embattled Gun Range Warned to Comply with Environmental LawsAugust 29, 2014 at 3:29 pm
An embattled outdoor shooting range in Chatham County is facing more than just the threat of a lawsuit from neighbors who call it a “nuisance.” The owner of Range 2A, located just outside of Pittsboro, has also been warned by Chatham County officials of possible civil penalties and criminal charges for failing to comply with […]