UNC Football Rallies to Support the ‘Save the Fox’ Campaign
The UNC football team is joining in on the “Save the Fox” campaign aimed at helping Superior Court Judge Carl Fox. Fox is a UNC alumnus who was di...
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Chapel Hill To Honor Smith And Thorpe For Social Justice Work
The Town of Chapel Hill will unveil two new names carved in granite in Peace and Justice Plaza on Sunday, honoring those who have fought for social ju...
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Compass Center Holds Events for Domestic Violence Awareness Month
The Compass Center for Women and Families is holding events throughout the month of October to raise awareness for domestic violence victims. Mary Par...
Chapel Hill Police Charge Durham Man with 7 Felony Counts
An arrest has been made in connection with a string on break-ins. Keith Demetrius Wright is facing seven felony charges after being taken into custody...
UNC Researcher Wins Nobel Prize
A UNC researcher has won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. Aziz Sancar was one of three recipients of the award from the Nobel Foundation in Stockholm, Sw...
Storrow Raises Big Money In Race For Chapel Hill Town Council
Incumbent Lee Storrow has raised more than $21,200 in his bid for re-election to the Chapel Hill Town Council.
Chapel Hill Mayoral Race Heats Up As Campaign Dollars Roll In
Challenger Pam Hemminger has raised more money than incumbent Mark Kleinschmidt in the race for Chapel Hill Mayor.
Orange County Commissioners Move Forward with $125 Million Bond
The Orange County Board of Commissioners took another step toward issuing the largest bond in county history Tuesday night. The board unanimously appr...
Rabid Bat Found on Hillsborough Playground
Orange County Animal Services reports a rabid bat was found at a Hillsborough elementary school last week.
Master Class: “Seminar” At PlayMakers
It’s a play about four young writers who sign up for a master class taught by a legendary novelist, as performed by four young actors who are cu...
UNC To Host NC’s First National Veterans’ Arts Festival
Memorial Hall will host the National Veterans Creative Arts Festival on Sunday, October 18.
Unopposed Carrboro Candidates Use Campaign Season to Promote Voter Turnout
Municipal races will be over in less than a month, and candidates in Carrboro are taking the opportunity to urge voters to make their voice heard. Whi...
UNC Joins Coalition Aiming to Improve Admission Process
The University of North Carolina has joined a diverse coalition of public and private colleges and universities that is coming together to improve the...
“Shred-A-Thon” This Week!
Each Shred-A-Thon typically collects about 20 tons' worth of paper.
UNC Faculty Assembly Urge Governor to Veto Legislation
Faculty assembly leaders are urging Governor Pat McCrory to veto legislation concerning the UNC System. Faculty leadership for the UNC System sent a l...
UNC QB Marquise Willams Named ACC Back of the Week
Two North Carolina Tar Heels have been honored by the Atlantic Coast Conference for their respective performances against Georgia Tech on Saturday. Th...
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Adopt Leah: A Sweet Terrier
UPDATE: ADOPTED Meet Leah. Leah is a terrier and is available for adoption at Orange County Animal Services. She is believed to be somewhere between...
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Shakori Hills Grassroots Festival Starts Thursday
The Shakori Hills Grassroots Festival of Music & Dance is set to begin on Thursday and run through Sunday. The event will include music on four st...
Chapel Hill Mayor Signs Letter to POTUS Regarding Syrian Refugees
18 Mayors of cities across the United States, including Los Angeles, Chicago, Boston, and New York, sent a letter to President Barack Obama in late Se...
NC Survey Finds GOP Support For “Banning Islam”
PPP finds 40 percent of GOP voters in North Carolina want to ban the religion altogether.