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Community Needs Increase With Frigid Temps
“When the weather gets this cold, we see extra people,” Dorward says. “I haven’t looked at the official count at the shelters, but I know that...
Cold Temperatures: There’s An End In Sight
Chapel Hill-Carrboro can expect one more blustery night with temperatures near single digits, but warm temperatures are just around the corner.
Rep. Verla Insko Says Education Tops Her Agenda For 2014
“I think our whole education system [needs] to be strengthened, from community colleges, pre-K through the university is really critical.."
Nyang’oro Sched. To Make 2nd Court Appearance Tues.; Postponed To April
Woodall confirmed that Nyang’oro’s appearance was postponed, and his next court date is set for April 29.
Oakes: Roy’s Remarks – “Don’t Tiptoe Through Tulips”
“You can’t come in there tiptoeing through the tulips. You’ve got to come in and be ready to make a stand. Hopefully those guys will do it right...
OC Unemployment Still Falling Ahead Of 2014
Orange County once again took over with North Carolina’s lowest unemployment rate in November falling to the lowest point since December 2008.
CHTC To Revamp Priority Budgeting Process
As the Chapel Hill Town Council looks ahead to this year’s budget battles, members say they want to revamp the priority budgeting process.
Tips To Prevent Pipes From Freezing
“Our recommendation is to let water drip from the highest faucet or spicket in a house,” Feller says.
Staying Safe As The Temperature Drops
"..have blankets and extra things just in case they get stuck in their cars or in an accident..."
Nyang’oro Sched. To Make 2nd Court Appearance Tuesday
Former UNC African and Afro-American Studies Chair Julius Nyang’oro will make his second court appearance on one felony charge...
Pre-K - 12 Education
Tuesday School Delays Due To Cold Temps
Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools; Orange County Schools; and Chatham County Schools will operate on a 2-hour delay Tuesday.
Warm Temperatures Won’t Last Long
Warmer temperatures and rain showers Monday morning will quickly lead to a cold air mass moving into the region dropping temperatures Monday night tow...
CHTC To Review Priority Budgeting And Library Services
The Chapel Hill Town Council is getting an early start to the New Year with a work session Monday.
Free Photo IDs For NC Voters Available From DMV
Beginning in 2016, North Carolina voters will be required to show photo IDs at the polls.
Rain Sun. & Mon., Cold Temps Roll In Mon. Night
Another system like the Triangle saw Thursday roles through starting Sunday, and with it will come rain on the front end and cold, cold temperatures o...
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Brushstrokes, Books & Bus Routes
HILLSBOROUGH- The Orange County Public Library received nearly 100 toys and more than 1,000 pounds of food as part of this year’s “Food and Toys f...
Weekend Warmup Points To Monday Freeze
BITTERLY COLD TEMPERATURES AND STRONG WINDS LATE MONDAY INTO TUESDAY WILL POTENTIALLY BRING LIFE THREATENING WIND CHILLS TO THE AREA.
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St. Paul’s 150th; Holiday Waste Collection Conclusion; Chatham Tax Listing
St. Paul AME Church kicks off its celebrations of its doors opening 150 years ago on Sunday.
Chapel Hill Hopes Alarm System Registry Deters False Calls
Starting soon, the Town of Chapel Hill will require all residents and business owners to register their security alarm systems.
Chatham Dems Name Date For House 54 Appointment
Democrats from Chatham and Lee Counties have set a date to name a replacement to fill Deb McManus’s empty seat in the General Assembly.