Fire at UNC Hospitals’ Parking Deck Shuts Down Walking BridgeJuly 7, 2014 at 1:43 pm
An early-morning fire beneath the walkway between the hospital and the Dogwood Parking Deck destroyed five golf carts, and temporarily shut down the bridge across Manning Drive.
Discovery at UNC Could Reduce Risk of Deep Vein ThrombosisJuly 6, 2014 at 6:34 pm
Scientists at UNC School of Medicine recently made a breakthrough that could someday reduce the risk of deep-vein thrombosis, as well as the risks caused by taking blood thinners.
Council Chooses Arts & Sciences Foundation to Buy Old Public LibraryJuly 3, 2014 at 3:24 am
The University of North Carolina Arts & Sciences Foundation is the Town Council’s favorite bidder for the Old Chapel Hill Public Library on Franklin Street. It seemed that everyone who squeezed into tiny Meeting Room C of the Chapel Hill Public Library on Wednesday evening had already spoken their minds about the sale of the […]
Jaycee Burn Center Shares Grill Safety Tips for July 4thJuly 2, 2014 at 1:37 am
The Jaycee Burn Center of the UNC Medical Center has some safety tips for outdoor grillers on this upcoming Fourth of July weekend.
Report: Unemployment Rises in 92 Counties Between April and MayJuly 1, 2014 at 1:00 pm
Unemployment rates went up in 92 of North Carolina’s 100 counties in May, including Orange County.
Wednesday: CH Town Council May Pick a Bid for Old LibraryJuly 1, 2014 at 12:09 pm
The Chapel Hill Town Council meets Wednesday to likely choose one of four bids to buy the old Chapel Hill Public Library at 523 East Franklin Street.
UNC Law Professor Weighs In on ‘Hobby Lobby’ RulingJune 30, 2014 at 10:07 pm
The U.S. Supreme Court’s 5-to-4 ruling that the chain store Hobby Lobby may refuse to provide employees contraception coverage on religious grounds sparked a controversy that’s likely to continue as the effects of the ruling become clearer.
CHCCS Board of Education Meets to Talk About CutsJune 30, 2014 at 5:10 pm
The Chapel-Hill Carrboro City Schools Board of Education meets Tuesday night for a work session to discuss possible budget cuts, at a time when local governments are uncertain about what the state legislature has in store.
Two Suspects Sought in Orange County StabbingJune 30, 2014 at 4:24 pm
The Orange County Sheriff’s Office is looking for two suspects in a Durham stabbing that occurred Friday night, in the Orange County area of Highway 70 East and University Station Road.
Carrboro Firm Develops Web App to Register Voters in LibyaJune 28, 2014 at 8:51 pm
Currently, the system has registered 1.5 million Libyans, according to a press release from Caktus Group.