Chapel Hill Tries Wi-Fi Experiment in Public Housing
Chapel Hill is testing a wi-fi solution to the digital divide in one neighborhood.
CHCCS Board Examines 2015-16 Recommended Budget
This initial proposed budget totals $73 million. Once board members hash out the details, they will request funds from Orange County commissioners. Th...
Google Fiber Taps CH Fiber Hut Location
Google Fiber's engineers have identified a good spot for a Chapel Hill Fiber Hut.
OC Family Success Alliance Seeks Outreach Volunteers
Orange County’s Family Success Alliance needs volunteers this weekend to go door-to-door in Chapel Hill and Carrboro.
‘Unorthodoc’ Practice in Carrboro Shuns Insurance, Embraces Flexibility
A Carrboro MD says she’s done with insurance companies. From now on, she says, her business will be conducted just between the doctor and her patien...
UNC Loans $3M to Preserve Housing in Northside Neighborhood
Mayor Mark Kleinschmidt made a big announcement Monday about Chapel Hill’s Northside neighborhood: “UNC Chapel Hill is the new catalyst by providi...
Health Report Card Released for NC Children
The health of North Carolina children is improving is several key areas, but in other aspects the Tar Heel state is lagging, according to a new study....
UNC to Continue Work on Poverty
Many UNC faculty members, and citizen across the state, have expressed concern recently with the decision from the Board of Governors to close three c...
Orange County Woman Shot Multiple Times
A woman survived being shot multiple times by her husband Monday morning according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Office.
Boxill Resignation Comes Days Before Appeal Hearing
Dr. Jan Boxill, who has been one of the key figures in the academic scandal at UNC, resigned her position just before her appeal of her firing was to ...
Mayors of Chapel Hill, Carrboro and Hillsborough Urge Justices to Rule for Marriage Rights
The mayors of Chapel Hill, Carrboro and Hillsborough have joined 223 others mayors in signing an amicus brief, urging the Supreme Court to rule for eq...
Chapel Hill Girls Win 3rd Straight 3-A Regional Title; Face Hickory for State Championship
Once again, the Chapel Hill High girls basketball team is headed for the 3-A state championship game. The Tigers claimed its third consecutive 3-A Eas...
BOG Committee Recommends Shutting Centers at UNC
The UNC Board of Governors Working Group on Centers and Institutes met Wednesday morning to discuss recommendations the committee will be making to th...
Boxill Gives Up Appeal, Resigns from UNC
A key figure in the UNC academic scandal has given up appealing the university’s decision, back in October, to fire her.
UNC Reaches Out To Help Ryan Hoffman
UNC Athletic Director Bubba Cunningham says he and others at the university are looking to find a way to help the former offensive lineman.
UNC System President Ross Responds to Governor’s Budget
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Highlights of Gov. Pat McCrory’s $21.5 billion spending plan released Thursday for the 2015-16 fiscal year. Unless otherw...
Transparency at UNC
The University of North Carolina has been under an intense microscope in recent years, dealing with questions from an academic scandal that spanned ne...
UNC Graduate Program in Spotlight
The graduate program at UNC was put under the microscope in an article in Sunday’s News and Observer after revelations were made that special permis...
Chancellor Emeritus Moeser: Campus Climate Change at UNC
UNC Chancellor Emeritus James Moeser is calling on residents of North Carolina to stand up for the state’s universities. Anxiety has fallen on much ...
UNC Study: Too Easy For Teens To Get E-cigarettes Online
A new UNC study shows just how easily teens can buy e-cigarettes online, in violation of state law.