By Ralph Shaw
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    Preparing For Flu Season

    November 24, 2013 at 7:23 pm

    As the weather gets colder, lots of people will start coming down with colds, sore throats and possibly the flu.

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    IFC To Offer Homeless, Needy Thanksgiving Meal

    November 24, 2013 at 7:30 pm

    This is the traditional week of getting together with your family members and giving thanks for the things you have in your life, such as your health, your home and your job to name a few.

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    North Carolina Christmas Trees Shipped Out And On Sale

    November 24, 2013 at 7:11 pm

    It’s the Sunday before Thanksgiving, and that means Christmas Tree lots are starting to open-up around Chapel Hill and Orange County.

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    Winter Wonderland Wishful Thinking

    November 24, 2013 at 2:02 pm

    The National Weather Service has issued its annual seasonal outlook for December through February. For the folks hoping for a cold and wet winter season, it appears you are out of luck.

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    North Carolina Ski Resorts Ready The Slopes

    November 23, 2013 at 5:00 pm

    Lots of folks around Chapel Hill, Orange County and the Triangle love to ski. Many of you grew-up around ski slopes, and this time of year gets that urge started to go skiing.

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    Chapel Hill Attorney Dies After Complications With Surgery

    November 23, 2013 at 2:40 pm

    Long-time Chapel Hill attorney, William Griffin Graves, III died early Saturday morning after a short illness.

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    OC Advisory Board; Memory Screening; Master Aging Plan

    November 18, 2013 at 6:00 am

    Orange County citizens can have a positive impact on the future of the county by volunteering to serve on a variety of advisory boards and commission.

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    CHFD Warns To Warm Your House Safely

    November 17, 2013 at 8:25 pm

    We’ve had some cold weather so far this late Autumn and the forecast is calling for a return to some colder conditions after today’s warm snap.

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    Dropping Temperatures Force The Homeless Inside

    November 17, 2013 at 8:05 pm

    Most residents of Chapel Hill and Orange County probably do not think much about the homeless problem because this is not a big city like New York, Atlanta or even Charlotte. But there are still homeless people around the area, even though it is rural.

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    With Deer Season Comes Deer Accidents

    November 16, 2013 at 4:02 pm

    As we enter the last weeks of November, many of our thoughts turn to the holidays. But as drivers, we need to be focused on something other than that good parking space while out shopping.