At End of Fiscal Year, N.C. Budget Still Not PassedJuly 2, 2013 at 10:21 pm
July 1, the beginning of the 2013-14 fiscal year, came and went without the General Assembly passing the state’s budget.
State House Passes Abortion Education BillJuly 1, 2013 at 1:59 pm
The state House voted Thursday to pass a bill that would make it part of state sex education classes to teach students the causes of premature birth, including abortion.
Flooding Causes Damage to Chapel HillJuly 1, 2013 at 1:50 pm
With severe rainfall yesterday and this morning, emergency crews, firefighters and police worked to deal with the flooding that hit Orange County.
Traffic Decrease Expected Ahead of Deadliest Day for DriversJuly 1, 2013 at 7:15 am
With the July 4 holiday coming up, the American Automobile Association is warning drivers to be careful, as a recent AAA study found that Independence Day is the deadliest day for car crashes.
UNC Receives Grant To Improve Science EducationJune 28, 2013 at 2:36 pm
Extra focus on undergraduate education in science will be the result of a $500,000 grant recently received by UNC.
North Carolina Ranks 35th in Child Well-BeingJune 28, 2013 at 12:06 pm
In its annual report ranking child well-being by state, the Annie E. Casey Foundation put North Carolina on the lower end of the spectrum, ranking the state 35th.
CHPL Director Wins National Award For Lawrence LibraryJune 28, 2013 at 12:02 pm
The Chapel Hill Public Library’s new director is bringing with her an award with national recognition.
Orange County Now Providing Animal Services In CarrboroJune 28, 2013 at 11:53 am
Orange County Animal Services will now be providing animal control for the Town of Carrboro, where animal control was previously handled by town police.
Chapel Hill Public Library to Extend Hours of ServiceJune 28, 2013 at 6:28 am
The Chapel Hill Public Library asked when you want its added hours placed in the schedule, and by the added summer should set the plan in motion.
Construction on Weaver Dairy Road Set To Finish In JulyJune 27, 2013 at 11:40 am
Construction on Weaver Dairy Rd. has been ongoing since 2010, but next month the section of road between MLK and the roundabout near Erwin Rd. will be completed.