OC Commissioners To Discuss Tax RevaluationMay 7, 2013 at 7:10 am
The next tax revaluation in Orange County is scheduled for 2015, but Commissioners could decided to push it back further due to lack of data.
Aldermen To Receive 2013-14 Budget TuesdayMay 7, 2013 at 7:00 am
No property rate increases, and a $50,000 loan to Cameron’s among the budget discussion in Carrboro Tuesday night.
Come Dance with the Stars of Carolina on SaturdayMay 3, 2013 at 6:08 pm
CHAPEL HILL- It’s time to cheer on Chapel Hill luminaries as they kick up their heels for a good cause. The second annual Dancing with the Stars of Carolina takes place Saturday night at Kenan Stadium, and all proceeds go to support the Boys and Girls Club of Chapel Hill. Event organizer and Board Chair […]
OC Health Department Still On Alert For New Measles CasesMay 3, 2013 at 5:04 pm
HILLSBOROUGH- Health Department officials say the measles outbreak in Orange County is under control, but we’re not out of the woods yet. Communications Manager Stacy Shelp says the recent outbreak seems to be winding down. “In Orange County we’re still at five confirmed cases of measles. We do have two suspect cases that we’re watching, […]
Town Trims Hybrid Parking in Library LotMay 3, 2013 at 4:25 pm
CHAPEL HILL- Town Manager Roger Stancil says hybrid-only parking at the Chapel Hill Public Library has been reduced by nearly two-thirds, at the request of library patrons. Stancil says he took down eight of the eleven signs in response to complaints that the spaces were sitting empty even when the rest of the lot was […]
CHCCS School Board Calls For SAPFO ReviewMay 2, 2013 at 11:37 pm
CHAPEL HILL- Each year around this time, school officials sign off on the annual SAPFO report, which analyzes student enrollment and estimates the need for new facilities. And although the school board on Thursday approved this year’s report without hesitation, board members agree that it may be time to review the way student generation rates […]
Walk Zones Top CHCCS Thursday AgendaMay 2, 2013 at 12:21 pm
The Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools board will discuss walk zones in different parts of the district.
Obey Creek Neighbors Fight For RepresentationApril 29, 2013 at 11:24 pm
CHAPEL HILL- More than thirty concerned citizens showed up at Monday’s Chapel Hill Town Council work session, an unusual turn-out for the less formal meetings that take place beyond the TV cameras. Even more unusually, the council broke protocol to give them a chance to speak their minds about Obey Creek. “It is hard to […]
Obey Creek Planning Focus Of Monday’s Work SessionApril 29, 2013 at 8:14 am
The Obey Creek development would be the first to use a mixed-use development agreement much like the build-out of Carolina North with a private developer.
Maple View Ice Cream Recalled For Allergen RiskApril 26, 2013 at 5:52 pm
HILLSBOROUGH- The North Carolina Department of Agriculture reports that Maple View Farm is voluntarily recalling pint containers of Cookies & Cream, Carolina Crunch and Cookie Dough ice cream because the products contain allergens that were not declared on package labels. Some or all of the products contain wheat, soy, almonds and peanuts, which can cause […]