Local Officials Plan For Orange County’s Rural Buffer
At Wednesday night’s meeting in Hillsborough, local officials made spirited comments about what will become of rural areas in Orange County.
UNC Trustees Get Update on Preventing Another Academic Scandal
The academic scandal uncovered at UNC by the Wainstein report dominated a Wednesday afternoon Board of Trustees meeting, at which the faculty chair of...
Two Years Out From Controversy, Kupec Is Thriving
After founding a charitable startup, Matt Kupec now works for a health nonprofit called HelpMeSee.
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“Ladies Night Out” Thursday In Hillsborough
Downtown Hillsborough hosts "Ladies Night Out" every year right before Thanksgiving.
This Thursday, Join The “Great American Smoke-Out”
The Great American Smoke-Out is held every year by the American Cancer Society. Here's what's happening locally.
Orange Soil And Water Write-Ins Show Lighter Side Of 2014 Election
Nearly 900 Orange County voters took advantage of the write-in option on the ballot.
Pete Beswick, Former C’boro Alderman, Dies At 73
Beswick earned his law degree at UNC and served briefly in local politics before starting his legal career.
Tar Heel Takeout Hacked; Credit Card Info Compromised
According to an email, the breach occurred on October 29.
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.