Talk at Carrboro Police Forum Focuses on Profiling ConcernsOctober 7, 2014 at 2:19 am
A community forum with Carrboro Police Chief Walter Horton was originally planned as a response to public concerns about military tactics, weapons and gear used by law officers nationwide. But most of Monday night’s two-hour conversation at Town Hall was about racial profiling.
CHPD Chief: We’re Not Armed by Defense Dept.October 6, 2014 at 5:55 am
Chief Chris Blue of the Chapel Hill Police assured citizens at a Saturday forum that his department was not weaponized by the Department of Defense.
OC Commissioners, School Boards Talk Bond ReferendumOctober 1, 2014 at 4:02 am
The Orange County Board of Commissioners met with the two local school boards Tuesday night in Hillsborough to discuss, among other things, moving forward with plans for a 2016 bond referendum.
Could Chatham Neighbors Buy Shooting Range They Oppose?September 29, 2014 at 11:38 pm
A leader of a group opposing a Chatham County gun range tells WCHL that some neighbors are considering making the owner of Range 2A an offer to buy the property.
OC Commissioners to Meet With Both School Boards in HillsboroughSeptember 29, 2014 at 5:34 pm
The Orange County Board of Commissioners meets tonight with the school boards for Chapel Hill-Carrboro and Orange County, in a joint meeting at the Whitted Meeting Facility in Hillsborough.
Durham Man Injured in Hit-and-Run Near 15-501 IntersectionSeptember 29, 2014 at 2:30 pm
A Durham man was listed in critical condition Monday at Duke University Hospital after being struck by a vehicle near the intersection of US Hwy 15-501 and East Lakeview Drive in Chapel Hill.
UNC J-School Dean Not Fazed by McCrory’s ‘Journalists’ RemarkSeptember 26, 2014 at 5:27 pm
Some journalists are pushing back against North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory’s recent remarks that the state needs more truck divers and tech workers, and less political science majors, sociologists, psychologists, and especially, journalists.
Carrboro Music Fest Keeps Going, and GrowingSeptember 24, 2014 at 7:43 pm
More than 180 bands and thousands of local music fans will take over the town during this weekend’s 17th annual Carrboro Music Festival, as the event’s longtime coordinator says farewell.
Community Design Commission Stalls Village Plaza for a MonthSeptember 24, 2014 at 2:45 am
On Tuesday night, the Community Design Commission of Chapel Hill got a crash course in the new zoning for the Ephesus Fordham District.
Carolina Club Holds Pasta Buffet Fundraiser for Injured UNC SeniorSeptember 22, 2014 at 5:09 pm
The Carolina Club of Chapel Hill is holding a special pasta buffet to raise money for the medical care of an employee, a UNC senior who was seriously injured in a car crash on 15-501.