News Around Town
9/11 Memorial Scheduled in Downtown Hillsborough
The terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001 will be remembered at a ceremony hosted by Orange County on Thursday, on the front lawn of the Historic Courth...
Petitioners Question Chapel Hill Town Manager’s Spending
A group of concerned citizens asked the Chapel Hill Town Council this week to hold the Town Manager accountable for recent spending decisions.
12:30p.m. Update: Water Main Breaks At N. Columbia & Carr Sts.
The water main has been repaired, however the road will remain closed a little while longer.
Colonial Inn Owner Taking Demolition Appeal to Board Of Adjustment
Hillsborough Mayor Tom Stevens alerted Facebook users on Wednesday about another appeal by the owner of the Historic Colonial Inn for the right to dem...
Carrboro Considering More Chicken-Friendly Ordinance
If you live in Carrboro, and you’d like to keep your own chickens for non-commercial purposes, you can rest assured that the Board of Aldermen is co...
Invasive Plant Spreads To Eno River
Now that a fast-growing invasive plant has been found in the Eno River, state officials are racing to control its spread.
New Tests Show No Groundwater Contamination Near CHPD Coal Ash Dump
Town officials say retesting of groundwater near a coal ash dump under the Chapel Hill Police Department shows no contamination has entered Bolin Cree...
September 9, 2014
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News Around Town
‘Solarize Hillsborough’ Kicks off Wednesday
The “Solarize” movement is coming to the Town of Hillsborough on Wednesday, with a kickoff event at Durham Tech’s Orange County campus.
Neighbors to Meet with Embattled Chatham Gun Range Owner Wednesday
Three members of a group opposed to a shooting range just outside of Pittsboro will meet with the range’s owner on Wednesday to discuss their differ...
“A Cappella Slam” For A Cause In Durham
Several acclaimed a cappella groups will be performing.
September 8, 2014
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Rogers Road Plan Moves Ahead As EPA Wraps Up OC Investigation
Orange County got the green light from the county attorney to move forward with funding for the Rogers Road remediation plan
Another Rabies Case In OC, 19th This Year
There were only 12 rabies cases each in all of 2012 and 2013.
UPDATE: Missing Person Silva Located
Richard Leslie Silva is a 90 year old white male. He is 5' 10" tall and weighs approximately 165 pounds.
2014: Gains For Dems In NC?
PPP director Tom Jensen says Democrats could pick up enough NCGA seats to end the GOP's veto-proof majority.
Pre-K - 12 Education
Northside Elementary Earns Top (and Rare) Certification for Green Building
Northside Elementary School in Chapel Hill holds the distinct honor of being the first elementary school in North Carolina to receive LEED Platinum ce...
Persons Of Interest Listed In Hedgepeth Murder Investigation Documents
Chapel Hill Police have yet to say if any have been ruled out as suspects.
OC Home Invasion Leads To 20-Mile Chase, Wanted Suspects
Two men are considered armed and dangerous after they fled from a reported home invasion in Orange County early Friday morning.
September 5, 2014
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