14th Rabies Case Confirmed, Set to Double 2013 High
Fourteen cases of rabies have been confirmed this year, and since it is only the beginning of June, that number is set to double last year’s total o...
Chapel Hill Balks At BoCC Funding Plan For Recycling Pick-Up
The Town Council is asking County Commissioners to consider funding both rural and urban recycling pick-up for next year from the solid waste reserve ...
Town Council To Vote On 1-Cent Property Tax Hike
Town Council members say a one cent property tax rate hike is needed next year to help the town add to its debt capacity and build big projects sooner...
Lavelle Talks Local Advocacy (And The Fourth Of July)
Carrboro mayor Lydia Lavelle stopped by WCHL studios Wednesday afternoon.
“Something Almost Lovely”: “Etty” At Deep Dish
Playwright Susan Stein brings her one-woman show "Etty" to Deep Dish Theater this weekend.
Morinaga Factory To Break Ground Thursday
Governor Pat McCrory, the Orange County Commissioners, and the City of Mebane, will be in attendance of the breaking ground of 12 thousand sq. ft. Mor...
BoCC Looks To Task Force For Solid Waste And Recycling Solutions
Commissioners say they have funds for rural curbside recycling pickup next year, but after that, they hope a newly-formed task force comes up with a p...
NC House Subcommittee Moves to Scrap Common Core
The North Carolina House Education Subcommittee moved a bill forward on Tuesday to begin studying replacement standards for Common Core standards in N...
Medicaid Advocates Hold Press Event in Raleigh
Advocates for expanding Medicaid in North Carolina scheduled a press conference earlier this afternoon at the Legislative Building in Raleigh.
Friday’s Homicide Investigation Continues
Questions remain in Friday’s homicide in Southeast Chapel Hill as the investigation rolls on.
Carrboro Board of Aldermen Consider Rural Buffer Amendments
The Carrboro Board of Aldermen will spend most of Tuesday night's meeting on discussing possible amendments to the Land Use Plan for the Rural Buffer,...
VIDEO: Eleven Cited at Moral Monday
Eleven protesters were detained by police near Governor Pat McCrory’s office in the Capitol Building in Raleigh Monday night, and released with cita...
Chapel Hill Town Council Eyes Property Tax Rate Increase
As Chapel Hill Town Council members consider next year’s budget, some wonder if it might be time to raise revenue with a property tax rate increase....
News Around Town
Carolina Blood Drive
The UNC Community has another chance to save thousands of lives at the annual Carolina Blood Drive Tuesday at the Dean Smith Center.
Moral Monday, Back on Regular Schedule
The ongoing Moral Monday protest is back on regular schedule Monday evening, after Memorial Day last week moved activities to Tuesday.
General Assembly Weekend Check-In
Three major, and controversial, decisions have been made in the North Carolina General Assembly this past weekend: the Senate’s new spending plan, t...
Carrboro Police Request Body Cameras, and Car Cams
During the Carrboro Board of Aldermen meeting this past Tuesday, Carrboro Police Chief Walter Horton and Captain Chris Atack proposed the idea of both...
Local Electeds React To State Senate Budget
Mayor Mark Kleinschmidt and CHCCS board member James Barrett react to the Senate budget and other actions by the NCGA.
Victim Named In Friday’s Fatal Shooting
Lew Hahn Hood, 33, of Chapel Hill was shot and killed on Friday, Chapel Hill Police said.
CHTC Approves High-Speed Internet for Chapel Hill
The Chapel Hill Town Council last week voted unanimously to approve an agreement with AT&T to bring ultra-high-speed Internet installation to Chapel H...