By Princess Streeter
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    UMall Chick-Fil-A Holds School Supply Drive

    July 26, 2014 at 12:36 pm

    University Mall’s Chick-fil-A restaurant is hosting a school supply drive to benefit Orange County teachers and students.

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    Orange County to Host Storm Spotter Training

    July 24, 2014 at 12:58 pm

    A Skywarn Spotter Training course will be coming to Orange County this fall, courtesy of the National Weather Service in Raleigh.

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    PPP Poll: Hagan Now Up 7 in NC Senate Race

    July 23, 2014 at 1:22 pm

    North Carolina Senator Kay Hagan has a seven-point lead over Republican Thom Tillis in her bid for re-election, according to a recent survey conducted by Public Policy Polling.

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    UNC Hospitals Face Medicare Penalties

    July 22, 2014 at 4:09 pm

    UNC Hospitals may have to pay millions in Medicare penalties for a high number of patient infections and complications, according to a provision of the new health care law.

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    OC Health Department Wins Award for Smoking Ban

    July 21, 2014 at 12:55 pm

    The National Association of Counties (NACo) has awarded the Health Department and Board of Health with a 2014 Achievement Award.

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    NC Prevention Partners Break For Fitness

    July 17, 2014 at 3:16 pm

    It’s not abnormal to see employees at the NC Prevention Partners in Chapel Hill around the office in their gym clothes, as a wellness policy facilitates participating in physical activity during work breaks.

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    Orange County in “Abnormally Dry” Period

    July 14, 2014 at 3:42 pm

    Orange County is not yet experiencing a drought according to the U.S. Drought Monitor and North Carolina Drought Monitoring Council.

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    Former UNC Player Gives Back to His Homeland

    July 11, 2014 at 1:59 pm

    Damion Grant, a former UNC men’s basketball center and member of the 2005 national title team, has just returned from a week-long mission trip in Jamaica to run an annual basketball camp.

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    UNC Football Championship Bet At 100/1

    July 10, 2014 at 1:16 pm

    Bovada Online Gaming bets UNC Football only has a 100/1 chance of winning the national title this season.

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    Tyler Zeller Traded to Boston Celtics

    July 9, 2014 at 1:27 pm

    The Boston Celtics have added former UNC star Tyler Zeller to its roster, in a three-team trade finalized Wednesday including the Brooklyn Nets and Cleveland Cavaliers.