Bringing High Tech Business To Chapel Hill (Or Keeping It Here)
What are the obstacles to high-tech commercial development in town?
Durham Swears in New Police Chief
Monday morning marked the beginning of a new era for the Durham police force. Cerelyn Davis was sworn in as the new Durham Chief of Police. Davis come...
CHCCS Working Through Budget Questions
Chapel Hill – Carrboro City Schools assistant superintendent Todd LoFrese said at the Board of Education meeting last Thursday that the system is re...
Durham to Carrboro Bus Service Coming in August
Carrboro will have weekday transit service to and from Durham later this summer. The GoTriangle Board of Trustees approved the extension of route 405 ...
Blood Drive Tuesday at Dean Dome
Volunteers from UNC and the community will hold a blood drive Tuesday at the Dean Smith Center, in conjunction with the Red Cross. They hope to colle...
Chapel Hill Town Council Budget Work Session Canceled
A Chapel Hill Town Council budget work session that had been tentatively scheduled for Monday has been canceled. The council is considering the budget...
Hillsborough Police Establish Anonymous Tip Line
Hillsborough Police have created a phone number that will allow callers to anonymously leave information about criminal activity. Officials say the ph...
Chapel Hill Police Searching for Missing Man
Chapel Hill Police are asking for assistance in locating 58-year-old Richard Michael Tobin. Tobin is described as a 5′ 8″ white male weigh...
Part of East Main Street to Close for Construction
Monday, June 6 marks the beginning of road work on part of East Main Street in Carrboro. The stretch between Weaver Street and Greensboro Street will ...
Public Housing Residents Graduate from Kramden Institute
It’s graduation season, and on Thursday, Kramden Institute celebrated its newest group of Chapel Hill graduates. A class of Chapel Hill public housi...
North Carolina Special Primary Going Forward After Federal Court Decision
The latest rendition of the North Carolina congressional district boundaries will continue to be used in next week’s primary elections. That decisio...
No Injuries Reported After Shooting at Carrboro Apartment Complex
Carrboro Police say no one was injured in a shooting that took place overnight. Residents at the Crest Apartments located off of Highway 54 reported h...
NBA Awaiting Changes to HB2 Before Final Decision on Charlotte All-Star Game
Adam Silver has steadfastly refused to set any deadlines for when the NBA would decide on moving the 2017 All-Game in Charlotte if a hotly debated Nor...
Local Governments Meet To Discuss Economic Development
The Town of Chapel Hill has a space problem. “Companies are trying to grow and expand,” said mayor Pam Hemminger. “There’s no ...
Orange County Joins National Gun Violence Awareness Day
An orange flag was hoisted up the flagpole to accompany the United States flag in front of Peace and Justice Plaza in Chapel Hill on Thursday. The fla...
Dead & Company to Donate $100,000 to Effort to Repeal HB2
Dead & Company, a band comprised of members of Grateful Dead and singer-guitarist John Mayer, will perform in Charlotte on June 10. On Thursday,...
Study Finds Support For Raising Age to Buy Tobacco
According to a new report a majority of adults support increasing the minimum age to buy tobacco products. The report found support for raising the ag...
Chapel Hill Resident Being Monitored After Encounter with Rabid Raccoon
The second positive rabies test result of 2016 in Orange County has been confirmed by the North Carolina State Laboratory of Public Health. Orange Cou...
General Assembly Addresses Legislation Important for UNC System
The General Assembly has recently addressed two pieces of legislation that will be of great consequence for the UNC system. These policies, which are ...
Concerns about vaccination linger even though the "autism" study was debunked - so pediatricians are getting the word out.