Duke Energy Hopes To Send Coal Ash To Chatham And Lee Counties
Coal ash could be coming to Chatham and Lee Counties, as Duke Energy looks to use old clay mines for disposal.
Alice Gordon Retires from the BoCC After 24 Years
After 24 years of Batman jokes, the real Commissioner Gordon, Alice Gordon, is retiring Monday from the Orange County Board of Commissioners.
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Hillsborough Holiday Parade, Home Tour Happen Next Weekend
The Town of Hillsborough has a lot of fun stuff coming up next weekend, for those of you with leftover holiday spirit from Thanksgiving.
Chamber of Commerce Wants Orange County to Shop Local on ‘Small Business Saturday’
According to the National Retail Federation, 95 million people nationwide plan to shop on Black Friday.
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Morris Grove Elementary Students ‘Shop with a Cop’ for the Holidays
Eighteen Morris Grove Elementary School students will get help shopping for holiday gifts this year, thanks to the Carrboro Police Department and the ...
Pit Protest Brings Ferguson To UNC
Several hundred students turned out for Wednesday's protest.
UNC: Lee Let Go In Wake Of Wainstein Report
UNC officials have identified the first person fired in the wake of the Wainstein report.
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On Thanksgiving, There are Seats at the Table for Those in Need in Chapel Hill
Thanksgiving is a time for showing kindness to those who are lonely, or less fortunate than some of us.
Vigil Planned in Carrboro Over Ferguson Shooting
Carrboro Aldermen are organizing a conversation and vigil in honor of Michael Brown at 6:30 Wednesday night at Carrboro Town Hall.
‘Black Thursday’ Backlash Sparks Big-Box Boycott
Though many big-box stores are gearing up for 24 or even 48 hours of non-stop sales this holiday weekend, some are fighting the new trend of shopping ...
After Non-Indictment In Ferguson, Hundreds Gather At Peace And Justice Plaza
Monday night's candlelight vigil was one of many protests that took place across the country.
Applicants Interview for CHCCS Board Seat
At Monday night’s board meeting, thirteen candidates responded to a barrage of interview questions to fill a vacant seat on the Chapel Hill-Carrboro...
Low Gas Prices Fueling High Thanksgiving Traffic
AAA Carolinas says to expect lots of traffic - and low gas prices - this Thanksgiving.
Melvin Scott, Former UNC Player, Charged With Rape
Durham police arrested Scott Friday; the incident reportedly occurred on August 20.
News Outlets Sue UNC To Release Wainstein Names
UNC began disciplinary proceedings against nine people, but hasn't said who those nine people are.
Chatham Park Developers Seek New Rezoning
Developers of the 7,000-acre Chatham Park project want to add six properties and 45 acres to the plan.
Local Governments Hashing Out Agreement for Next Year’s Recycling
A Solid Waste Advisory Group representing Orange, Chapel Hill, Carrboro, Hillsborough and UNC is working on a plan to fund curbside recycling for all ...
PORCH Marks A Million; TABLE Expands
Two local hunger relief nonprofits are separately announcing big news.
“All I Saw (Were) Men In Black”
UNC professor Rita Balaban was teaching her class on Thursday - when police came in to make an arrest.
Cost Of Wainstein Report? $3.1 Million
Eleven researchers spent nearly 5,000 hours of billable time to produce the Wainstein Report.