Chaney Joins AldermenMay 21, 2014 at 2:06 am
The newest member of the Carrboro Board of Aldermen was sworn in Monday night at Town Hall, and then she got right down to business.
Moral Monday: Loud, Then SilentMay 20, 2014 at 4:02 am
Around 1,500 protesters assembled on Bicentennial Mall as the Moral Monday movement returned to Raleigh for the short session of the North Carolina General Assembly.
Carrboro’s Proposed Budget Up for Discussion TuesdayMay 19, 2014 at 12:00 pm
Increasing pay for some of the lowest-paid employees of the Town of Carrboro is on the proposed budget up for discussion Tuesday night.
CH Community Works Together to Provide Car for Home Health WorkerMay 17, 2014 at 12:31 pm
Members of Chapel Hill’s businesses community, along with business students at UNC, and a group of social entrepreneurs on Franklin Street got together recently to buy a car for a home-health worker who’s getting a second chance at life.
CHCCS: Superior Court Ruling Against Tenure Law a Victory for TeachersMay 16, 2014 at 10:31 pm
Nash praised Friday’s ruling by Superior Court Judge Robert Hobgood that a recent state law ending job protections for veteran teachers is unconstitutional.
Young Entrepreneurs from UNC are Doing it For Themselves — and OthersMay 16, 2014 at 1:16 pm
UNC students in the recent graduating class of 2014 are entering a slightly better job market than some of their recent predecessors. But rather than waiting to be hired, some of them are doing it on their own, utilizing skills they learned at UNC.
Career Services Director: High Hopes for UNC 2014 GradsMay 15, 2014 at 8:17 pm
Nearly six thousand UNC students got their degrees at Kenan Stadium last Sunday, and they all probably hold high hopes for their futures. Director of University Career Services Ray Angle says that, as UNC grads, they have reason to feel that way.
Local Leaders Break Ground on Rogers Road Community CenterMay 15, 2014 at 5:27 pm
The Orange County Commissioners were out in full force, along with other community leaders, to break ground on the Rogers Road Community Center on Thursday. “Three years ago, I thought this day would never come. But I’m very happy that it has.” That’s Orange County Interim Manager Michael Talbert, speaking from behind the podium, as […]
Missing Person Alert: Jonathan ‘Johnny’ Cunningham, 55May 15, 2014 at 4:11 pm
Jonathan Cunningham, who goes by the name of “Johnny,” has not been in contact with friends or family in several weeks, according to police.
PPP: Voters Want Higher Pay for Teachers, and Don’t Like NC LegislatureMay 14, 2014 at 5:26 pm
Now that the General Assembly is back in session, legislators may want to look at a new poll that shows just how much the issue of teacher pay matters to voters.