OC Board of Elections Meets Tuesday to Consider More Early-Voting HoursJuly 21, 2014 at 9:11 pm
The Orange County Board of Elections will hear from the public Tuesday at a meeting that could determine whether early-voting hours for the fall election will be expanded on Saturday, and perhaps extended to Sunday.
North Carolina’s Job Recovery Remains SluggishJuly 21, 2014 at 7:45 pm
North Carolina’s unemployment numbers for June were released last Friday, and the rate remained at 6.4 percent – the same as the month before.
OC Commissioner Blasts Proposed NCGA Measure on County TaxesJuly 21, 2014 at 5:30 am
The North Carolina Senate appears to be serious about a measure that would prohibit counties from calling sales tax referenda for use toward both transportation and education.
Firefighters Battle Heavy Chapel Hill BlazeJuly 18, 2014 at 3:44 pm
Firefighters responded to a blaze at a two-story Chapel Hill residence at around 2:36 a.m. on Friday.
NCDOT Opens New Chapel Hill RoundaboutJuly 18, 2014 at 2:22 pm
The North Carolina Department of Transportation will open a new single-lane roundabout at the intersection of Erwin and Mount Moriah Roads in Chapel Hill on Wednesday.
OC Curbside Recycling: Some Tips For First-Time Cart UsersJuly 18, 2014 at 2:10 pm
Orange County has delivered more than 18,000 new blue recycling carts to single-family households in Carrboro, Chapel Hill and Hillsborough, and Orange County residents seem to be adjusting well to the new system.
CHCCS Board of Education Approves Signing Bonuses; Meeting Ends With DiscordJuly 18, 2014 at 12:36 am
Thursday night’s meeting of the Chapel Hill-Carrboro Board of Education was short, but it wasn’t sweet.
CHCCS Board of Education Forced to Postpone Budget DecisionsJuly 16, 2014 at 11:24 pm
The Chair of the Chapel Hill-Carrboro Board of Education says it’s not likely that decisions about more budget cuts will be made at tonight’s meeting at Lincoln Center.
UNC Discovery Could Lead to Cancer, Parkinson’s TreatmentsJuly 16, 2014 at 11:17 pm
Researchers at the UNC School of Medicine made a surprising discovery recently that may lead to advancements in treating both Parkinson’s disease and cancer.
New Principal Hired at Cedar Ridge High SchoolJuly 15, 2014 at 6:06 pm
Heather Blackmon has been hired as the new principal at Cedar Ridge High School.