CHPD: One Armored Truck, No Weapons From Military Surplus ProgramAugust 21, 2014 at 1:13 pm
Responding to citizen concerns about the militarization of police, Chapel Hill Police say while they do have one armored truck, it has never been deployed.
CHCCS Eyes New School SitesAugust 19, 2014 at 12:02 pm
Chapel Hill-Carrboro school board members say the offer of free land to build a school at Obey Creek may cost more than meets the eye.
OC Leads NC In Military Surplus Armored Vehicles For PoliceAugust 18, 2014 at 12:46 am
According to Department of Defense data published last week by the New York Times, law enforcement agencies in Orange County have acquired more military surplus armored vehicles than any other county in the state.
Anarchists Smash Car Windows At Chapel Hill Police DepartmentAugust 15, 2014 at 1:40 pm
A group of self-proclaimed anarchists vandalized police cars last night at the Chapel Hill Police Department Headquarters on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.
CHCCS Faces $900k Budget Gap And Loss of 22 TAsAugust 12, 2014 at 1:23 pm
With the new state spending plan in place, Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools are facing a nearly one million dollar budget gap.
Lawsuit Challenges Chatham Park ProjectAugust 8, 2014 at 4:28 pm
A group of citizens has filed a lawsuit challenging Pittsboro’s approval of the Chatham Park development project.
Local Teachers Lukewarm On New Pay PlanAugust 8, 2014 at 3:12 pm
Governor Pat McCrory has signed off on a budget plan that includes pay raises for teachers, but local school officials say the response from educators has been lukewarm.
Financial Aid Freeze Could Drive Up UNC Student DebtAugust 3, 2014 at 10:55 pm
UNC-Chapel Hill officials worry the newly approved system-wide freeze on need-based financial aid could drive up student debt
Chapel Hill Fire Dept Plans Live Fire Training Near Southern VillageAugust 1, 2014 at 1:19 pm
You might smell smoke or see flames near Southern Village next week, but fire officials say there’s no cause for alarm.
UNC BoG Votes To Cap Tuition And Financial AidAugust 1, 2014 at 11:45 am
The UNC Board of Governors voted to cap tuition at the state’s 16 public universities, but they say they’ll freeze student aid money at the same time