Kinnaird: Carrboro Could Be More ‘Business-Friendly’September 21, 2014 at 4:29 pm
Retired state Senator and former Carrboro Mayor Ellie Kinnaird said she’d like to see a more business-friendly Carrboro – as well as a post office that recognizes its actual boundaries.
American Legion Post 6 Stays Put, At Least For NowSeptember 19, 2014 at 6:02 pm
An American Legion post commander said that Chapel Hill residents shouldn’t expect to see a “For Sale” sign in front of the Post 6 building on Legion Road any time soon.
Seils: ‘Moral Monday’ Charges Against ‘Orange County Five’ to be DroppedSeptember 19, 2014 at 1:51 pm
A member of the so-called “Orange County Five,” a group of elected officials arrested during Moral Monday protests last year, told WCHL on Friday that the Wake County D.A. will drop his case, along with those of his co-defendants.
CHCCS Board Seeks Public Input on Memorial Day as Makeup DaySeptember 19, 2014 at 12:22 am
The Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools Board of Education wants to get more public input before members will consider taking Memorial Day off the list of inclement weather days.
Hagan Hangs on to 4-Point Lead Over TillisSeptember 17, 2014 at 6:10 pm
U.S. Senator Kay Hagan continues to hold a four-point lead over Republican challenger Thom Tillis, the speaker of the NC House.
Asst. CHCCS Superintendent Explains Change in ‘Culture of Instruction’September 17, 2014 at 5:05 pm
An assistant superintendent for Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools says that the “culture of instruction” is improving for African-American and economically disadvantaged students this year.
Accused Killer of Durham Priest Said He Tried to Blackmail VictimSeptember 17, 2014 at 3:17 pm
The accused killer of an Anglican priest in Durham allegedly tried to blackmail the victim over meth use before killing him.
Carrboro Aldermen Give Go-Ahead for Traffic Calming on Tallyho TrailSeptember 17, 2014 at 1:02 am
If you live in a neighborhood where cars zoom through way too fast, but you’re not thrilled with the idea of speed bumps and speed tables, then you can probably sympathize with the residents of Carrboro’s Fox Meadow subdivision.
UNC School of Education Sees Admissions DropSeptember 15, 2014 at 7:58 pm
The UNC School of Education is having its share of problems attracting new students that want a career in teaching, and for predictable reasons: lack of incentives, and statewide cuts to teaching programs.
Orange County Moves Closer to New Bus PlanSeptember 12, 2014 at 7:03 pm
Orange County is getting closer to devising a plan to expand bus service to central and rural residents over the next five years.