Are North Carolina’s Box Turtles in Trouble?July 1, 2015 at 2:31 pm
North Carolina’s box turtles might be in trouble. Biologists need your help to track the species in the cities and suburbs of the Triangle.
2 Kilos of Crack Seized in Orange County Drug ArrestJuly 1, 2015 at 4:54 pm
Derrick McCargo of Wendell faces felony charges of dealing and trafficking the drug.
Underage Drinkers Gain Protections Under ‘Good Samaritan’ Law ChangesJune 30, 2015 at 1:43 pm
A recent change the North Carolina’s Good Samaritan law expands protection for underage drinkers seeking emergency help to deal with alcohol poisoning.
Orange County Sheriff’s Dept Charges 62 In Major Narcotics OperationJune 25, 2015 at 12:16 pm
Orange County Sheriff’s deputies seized cocaine, heroin, guns and pills and issued warrants for 62 suspects as part of a major drug investigation.
Demolition at U-Square is UnderwayJune 25, 2015 at 8:29 am
Demolition is underway at the newly-named Carolina Square on Franklin Street. Meg McGurk, Executive Director of the Chapel Hill Downtown Parternship, says big changes are coming. “Those three buildings in the front that are closest to Franklin Street will come down, and then construction of the new buildings will begin.” For decades the downtown strip […]
Google To Begin Installing Local Fiber NetworkJune 23, 2015 at 1:57 pm
The company announced Tuesday that construction on its high speed network will be starting soon.
Sullivan To Lead CHFD Through Strategic Planning ProcessJune 23, 2015 at 12:44 pm
Sullivan, who has served as interim chief since May, will continue in his role for 18 to 24 months while revising the department’s strategic plan.
Hillsborough Hospital To Begin Phased Opening in JulyJune 21, 2015 at 3:02 pm
UNC Health Care’s new 68-bed hospital in Hillsborough has all the services you might expect, including an emergency department, medical imaging, operating rooms and a critical care unit. The interior, however, is more Martha Stewart than Marcus Welby, M.D. “It doesn’t have that sterile hospital appearance, and that’s purposeful,” says Jeff Strickler, associate vice president […]
Hillsborough Hospital To Host Open House On SaturdayJune 19, 2015 at 10:12 am
Saturday’s open house might be your best chance to see the inside of an operating room without having to be wheeled in on a gurney.
Orange County Opens Cooling Centers To Help Tackle Extreme TempsJune 16, 2015 at 2:21 pm
With more dangerously hot weather in the forecast, officials are urging residents to take precautions to stay cool.