UNC Chancellor Folt Announces 7 Initiatives Aimed at Improving Race Relations
UNC is taking steps officials say will make the campus more welcoming to minority students in the wake of student protests. Chancellor Carol Folt sent...
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Students at Frank Porter Graham Receive Laptops
Eight Frank Porter Graham Bellingue Elementary School students and their families were given laptops and internet access as part of a new program call...
Filing Begins for 2016 Election
Several incumbents made their re-election campaigns official as the filing period for the 2016 election began on Tuesday. State Senator Valerie Foushe...
UNC Launching New Campaign Fighting HIV/AIDS Stigma
Stigma still may be the largest obstacle in the way of eradicating HIV and AIDS today as treatments continue to advance, even with the recent announce...
Chapel Hill Police Investigating Hit and Run
Chapel Hill Police are looking for information regarding a hit and run on Saturday. Police say officers responded to a crash on Raleigh Road near E. B...
Carrboro Police Investigating Car Break-Ins
Carrboro Police are investigating multiple vehicle break-ins with a common theme. Carrboro Police Captain Chris Atack says authorities were alerted of...
2016 Election Filing Period Begins at Noon
While newly-elected municipal leaders haven’t even been sworn into office yet, it is already time to start looking ahead to the 2016 election cycle....
Employees Protest Possible Privatization of UNC Student Stores
Employees at the UNC Student Stores are upset about the possibility of UNC giving ownership of the stores to a private company. They partnered with th...
Former Chapel Hill Mayor Honored for Public Service
A former Chapel Hill Mayor was honored by Governor Pat McCrory earlier this month. Howard Lee served as Mayor of Chapel Hill from 1969 through 1975. H...
UNC Football Reserve Arrested in Raleigh
A reserve football player for North Carolina has been arrested on an assault charge hours after the Tar Heels beat North Carolina State. Police in Ral...
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Holidays In Hillsborough!
The full rundown of holiday events and happenings in Hillsborough this year.
Campus Protests: Too Far? Not Far Enough?
Protests at UNC are part of a larger wave of demonstrations on campuses nationwide.
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Orange County Marks 150th Anniversary Of 13th Amendment
Free Spirit Freedom is hosting the event.
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120 More Blankets Needed
During the first two weeks of the 12th-annual Blanket Orange County blanket drive, 180 blankets have been collected. The goal for this year’s event ...
Former UNC Professor and Longtime Chapel Hillian Vasa Mihailovich Passed Away
Dr. Vasa Mihailovich, a former professor at the University of North Carolina, died this past Saturday at his home in Stamford, Connecticut. Mihailovic...
Small Business Saturday Deals
Small Business Saturday deals will be everywhere this weekend in Chapel Hill, Carrboro, and Hillsborough. Small Business Saturday is Saturday, Novembe...
Carrboro Police Respond to Reports of ‘Edged Weapon’ at McDougle Middle School
Carrboro Police were called to McDougle Middle School on Monday. Carrboro Police Captain Chris Atack says officers responded to the school, on Fayette...
Town Council Approves Building AC Hotel On Rosemary Street
The Chapel Hill Town Council unanimously approved a special use permit, which allows construction to begin on the AC Hotel by Marriott, which will ...
Congressman David Price: Syrian Refugees ‘Desperate People Fleeing a Desperate Situation’
Legislation has passed the United States House aiming to slow or halt the flow of Syrian refugees into the country following the terrorist attacks in ...
Two Chapel Hill Teenagers Charged After Threat Against Local School
A lawyer representing two teenage suspects appeared in court on Tuesday following a threat against a local school. Two Chapel Hill High School student...