ABC Commission OK’s La Res Penalty
The state Alcohol Beverage Control Commission finalized its punishment against La Residence on Wednesday. La Res will have its alcohol permits suspend...
Carrboro Film Festival Arrives Saturday
This weekend, the ArtsCenter in Carrboro is hosting the Carrboro Film Festival, with workshops, special guest speakers, and more than 30 films screeni...
DWI Case for Chapel Hill Town Councilman Continued
Chapel Hill Town Councilman Lee Storrow appeared in court Tuesday morning on a DWI charge. The case against Storrow was continued until December 8, to...
McCrory Asks Obama to ‘Cease Sending Refugees from Syria to North Carolina’
North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory joined a growing list of state heads asking the President to slow or even halt the flow of Syrian refugees across ...
Penny Rich Running for Re-Election as County Commissioner
Penny Rich has announced that she will be running for re-election to the Orange County Board of Commissioners next fall. Rich is seeking a second term...
Stroman On Sports: Stadiums, Safety, And Paris
In the wake of the Paris attacks, what (if anything) should sporting venues do to step up security?
UNC Students Stand with Peers at Missouri
Emotions ranged from anger to fear to desperation and hit nearly every benchmark in between as hundreds of students and other members of the campus co...
UNC Board of Governors Will Give General Assembly Closed Session Minutes
The Board of Governors met in special session on Friday to consider a request from some members of the General Assembly for a copy of the minutes from...
Eshelman Pharmacy School Begins Giving Money From $100 Million Donation
Fred Eshelman donated $100 million dollars in December, 2014 to the pharmacy school which holds his namesake. Nearly a year later, the first round of ...
UNC Assistant Professor Arrested on Sexual Exploitation Charges
A UNC faculty member is scheduled to appear in court Monday after being arrested late last week. 33-year-old Kuohsiung Yang is a research assistant pr...
All UNC Students in Paris Accounted For and Safe
Many families around the world are still grieving the terrorist attacks in Paris, France, late Friday night. A message was sent to the UNC community o...
Orange County Living Wage Project Launches
More than three dozen local employers have already pledged to pay a living wage.
That Guy Sleeping At The Old Well? It’s For Your Health
William Thorpe is promoting "Sleep Week" for UNC Walk for Health.
Student-Athlete Influence on Social Issues Understood at UNC
Recent events at the University of Missouri have sparked conversations about race relations on college campuses around the county. UNC is no exception...
“Peter And The Starcatcher” Opens At PlayMakers
The Tony-winning show opens at PlayMakers Repertory Company from November 18-December 12.
News Around Town
Effort to Blanket Orange County Begins Monday
The 12th-annual Blanket Orange County blanket drive starts on Monday. The goal for this year’s event is to bring in 300 new or gently used blankets ...
Election 2016: Who’s Got The Upper Hand?
Trump and Carson lead today's Election 2016 polls (on the GOP side), but will it stay that way?
News Around Town
“Beach Shack Boil” Saturday Will Benefit SKJAJA
SKJAJA has supported programs for local kids since 2008.
UNC Fires 2 After Personnel Review from Wainstein Report
The University of North Carolina has announced the completion of personnel reviews from the fallout of the Wainstein Report. UNC has terminated the em...
News Around Town
EmPOWERment Is “Opening Doors Of Opportunity”
EmPOWERment, Inc., is holding a benefit gala in Carrboro this Saturday.