Carrboro Votes To Welcome Refugee Children From Central America
The Board of Aldermen voted unanimously on Tuesday to welcome child refugees and their sponsor families to Carrboro.
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5th Annual ‘Carrboro Anarchist Bookfair’ Happens This Weekend
Internationalist Books and The Nightlight in Chapel Hill are working together to present the Fifth Annual Carrboro Anarchist Bookfair this weekend.
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‘Grossology & You’ Comes to Morehead Planetarium
Morehead Planetarium is offering parents a fun opportunity to gross out their kids this weekend.
H’boro PD Seeks Armed Robbery Suspects
The robbery reportedly took place on Sunday afternoon.
Residents Raise Concerns About Affordable Housing At ‘The Edge’
Council members asked the developer to address concerns about property management and too little retail space.
Group Sues UNC, Charging Race Bias In Admissions
The group also sued Harvard.
UNC Wants Willingham Suit Tried in Federal Court
UNC is seeking to fight a lawsuit filed its by former Learning Specialist Mary Willingham in federal court instead of Wake County District Court.
Cold Temps Drive Up Demand For Shelter
The icy temperatures are driving up demand for emergency shelter at the Inter-Faith Council’s Community House.
‘Honorable Ellie’ Film Documents Kinnaird’s Career
Former State Senator and Carrboro Mayor Ellie Kinnaird is the subject of a new documentary that will be screened at the Carrboro Film Festival.
Commissioners To Update Orange County’s Park Plan
County Commissioners will consider adopting the 2013 Master Parks Plan when the board meets Tuesday.
Carrboro To Consider Extending Permits For 2 Development Projects
Carrboro Aldermen will consider extending the deadline for a pair of previously approved developments when the board meets Tuesday.
Carrboro Considers $800K-$900K in Updates to Town Commons
The Town of Carrboro is considering nearly $900,000 in updates and improvements to the Town Commons.
‘Music & Memory’ Helps Dementia Patients Recall the Joys of Their Lives
November is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month, and a Chatham senior care facility is locally spearheading a countrywide effort to use mus...
Rabid Skunk Is Orange County’s 21st Case This Year
A skunk in Hurdle Mills tested positive for rabies this week, bringing the county’s total to 21 cases this year.
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Piedmont Wildlife Center Holds 12th Annual Auction
Next Saturday, the Durham Armory is the place to be for a the 12th annual auction benefiting the Piedmont Wildlife Center.
Anne Hill, Co-Founder Of The Hill Center, Dies At 84
Chapel Hill resident Anne Gibson Hill died Thursday at age 84 after several weeks of illness.
Chapel Hill Revisits ‘The Edge’ On Monday
A large mixed use development proposed for the northern end of Chapel Hill is up for public comment when the Chapel Hill Town Council meets Monday.
Obey Creek Project Proposes Senior Rental Housing And “Curated” Retail Mix
On Thursday night, The Chapel Hill Town Council started the negotiation process with the future developer of the Obey Creek project near Southern Vill...
Pedestrian Struck By Vehicle On Franklin Street
This is already the second such incident reported on Franklin Street this month.
Missing Chapel Hill Man, 57, Found Dead
Police say they do not suspect foul play.