As Use Rises, Public Health Officials Push For E-Cigarette ControlsAugust 31, 2014 at 8:23 pm
As the popularity of e-cigarettes continues to grow, public health officials across the country and here at home are calling for more research and stricter regulation on their use.
CH Mayor Says DHIC Project Isn’t DOAAugust 29, 2014 at 5:46 pm
Despite a setback to a plan to build affordable housing on town-owned land, Chapel Hill’s Mayor Mark Kleinschmidt says the project remains promising.
Democrats Outraise GOP In Race For Local NCGA SeatsAugust 28, 2014 at 1:03 pm
Local Democrats running for state House and Senate seats are outstripping their Republican opponents when it comes to campaign fundraising.
Orange County Unemployment Inches UpAugust 27, 2014 at 11:47 am
Unemployment rates inched up across the state last month, including here in Orange County.
Local Police Plan Public Forums On Militarization ConcernsAugust 26, 2014 at 1:04 pm
In a joint statement, local law enforcement officials In Orange County reiterate their commitment to community policing and invite public feedback.
Chapel Hill Police Remind Residents To Lock UpAugust 22, 2014 at 4:33 pm
A flick of the wrist might keep you from falling victim to one of Chapel Hill’s most common crimes.
Highway Patrol Seeks Help On Bike DeathsAugust 22, 2014 at 3:15 pm
Nearly a year after two cyclists were hit by a car and killed on 15-501 South, the Highway Patrol needs help identifying the driver who fled the scene.
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.