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Vote For Hillsborough As “America’s Coolest Small Town”!
You can support Hillsborough every day through February 25 in Budget Travel's "America's Coolest Small Towns" contest.
Chamber of Commerce Holds Annual Meeting
The Chapel Hill-Carrboro Chamber of Commerce held their annual meeting on Thursday. Several honors were handed out during the proceedings. One award w...
January 29, 2015
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2-Day Orange County Event Focuses on Segregation, Rural Schools of the Past
Orange County is celebrating Black History Month by remembering the history of segregated schoolhouses, and the achievements of African-American stude...
NC Scores Low on Public Health Report Card
Smoking, poor diet and a lack of exercise mean North Carolinians are living with more chronic disease and dying sooner than the average American.
UNC Votes for NCAA Autonomy
The five power conferences in the NCAA, including the Atlantic Coast Conference, have voted in favor of autonomy when determining guidelines governing...
New Recycling Carts Roll Out for OC Residents
7,000 Orange County residents are receiving their new larger recycling carts for curbside pickup.
“Alert Carolina” Message Warns of Scam Targeting College Campuses
An “Alert Carolina” message was sent to students, faculty, and staff on the UNC campus, on Wednesday, warning of a scam targeting college campuses...
January 28, 2015
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Amtrak Train Strikes Pedestrian in Burlington
Emergency crews in Burlington responded to an area of North Fisher Street near Webb Avenue in reference to a pedestrian who had been struck by a train...
Orange County May Soon Award Grants to Local Farms and Small Businesses
If you own a small business in Orange County, you may soon be able to apply for up to $10,000 to grow your business.
January 27, 2015
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Carrboro PD Arrest Man Charged with Murder
The Carrboro Police Department arrested a man, on Tuesday, who is wanted in connection with a death in Durham. The Durham Police Department announced ...
Google Fiber Coming to Chapel Hill And Carrboro
100 times faster Internet service…That’s the aim of Google Fiber, which is bringing ultra-fast Internet to the Triangle.
NC State Study Says Chatham Park Could Bring In Billions
The study suggests it will create more than 61,000 permanent jobs in Chatham County, 99,000 permanent jobs in the Triangle and 115,000 in North Caroli...
Orange County Confirms Second Rabies Case of 2015
Orange County is reporting its second rabies confirmation of 2015. This incident involved a raccoon, the primary carrier of rabies in our region. This...
Town Council Postpones Vote on Chapel Hill’s Edge
Bell and other council members said they welcome the opportunity for economic development, but in this project called The Edge, the applicant has too ...
January 26, 2015
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UNC Facing High Number of Legal Challenges
UNC is currently facing several legal challenges, including a class-action lawsuit from two former student-athletes filed last week. To handle the bre...
Applications Up Again at UNC
Applications for admission to UNC are up again. UNC is announcing a record for first-year applications, marking ten years in a row that a new record h...