‘Music & Memory’ Helps Dementia Patients Recall the Joys of Their LivesNovember 14, 2014 at 5:42 pm
November is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month, and a Chatham senior care facility is locally spearheading a countrywide effort to use music as a way of sparking brain activity in patients with memory challenges.
Piedmont Wildlife Center Holds 12th Annual AuctionNovember 14, 2014 at 3:36 pm
Next Saturday, the Durham Armory is the place to be for a the 12th annual auction benefiting the Piedmont Wildlife Center.
Public Invited to Rogers Road Community Center Ribbon CuttingNovember 12, 2014 at 3:22 pm
A long-awaited ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Rogers Road Community Center in Chapel Hill will finally take place Saturday morning.
Step Toward U.S. Bill of Rights Noted by New Hillsborough MarkerNovember 12, 2014 at 2:51 pm
A new historical marker commemorating a major turning point in U.S. history will be unveiled on Sunday afternoon in Hillsborough.
Chapel Hill, Durham Look Forward to Welcoming Wake as a Transit PartnerNovember 11, 2014 at 12:49 am
All seven seats on the Wake County Board of Commissioners will be filled by Democrats after four Republican Commissioners lost re-election bids Nov. 4.
Friday Center and UNC Lineberger Host ‘Cancer and Older Adults’ ForumNovember 9, 2014 at 3:52 pm
The average age of a newly diagnosed cancer patient in the U.S. is 67. The director of the UNC Lineberger Geriatric Oncology Program said that’s one reason he hopes to see a lot of older cancer patients and their families at a free public forum at The Friday Center on Nov. 14. “We’ll have experts, […]
Hillsborough Brewery Wins National Silver Medal for Offbeat BeerNovember 8, 2014 at 1:52 am
A self-described “beer nerd” in Hillsborough is basking in a prestigious silver medal win recently for one of his brewery’s creations.
Search is On for Burroughs’ Replacement on Board of EducationNovember 7, 2014 at 1:43 am
The Chapel Hill Carrboro City Schools System is taking applications to replace outgoing member Mia Burroughs, who was elected Tuesday to the Orange County Board of Commissioners.
CHCCS Superindent Gets Raise, Contract Extension Through June 2018November 7, 2014 at 1:14 am
Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools Superintendent Tom Forcella will serve at least three years and seven months more in that position, with a $4,735 annual raise.
Town of Chapel Hill Urges All to Share the RoadNovember 5, 2014 at 2:13 pm
November is the month when The Town of Chapel Hill is making an extra effort to remind motorists, bicyclists and pedestrians to share the road safely.