News Around Town
Time-Out on W. Franklin Street Finds New Home
Time Out Restaurant at 133 West Franklin Street in Chapel Hill is closing on August 31.
Indictments For 2 Charged In UNC Professor’s Death
Two men now face indictments in the death of a professor at UNC.
NCGA Approves New Teacher Pay Plan
After weeks of wrangling, the General Assembly voted last week for a $21 billion budget that includes an average seven percent pay raise for teachers....
Willingham: Plagiarism Was ‘Inadvertent’
Mary Willingham says her potential acts of plagiarism were inadvertent in her master’s thesis, according to the News and Observer.
In H’boro, “National Night Out” Promotes Small-Town Vibe
"National Night Out" is this Tuesday from 6-8 pm.
Fate Of Colonial Inn At Stake Wednesday
Hillsborough's Historic District Commission will meet Wednesday to consider the fate of the Colonial Inn.
Dorosin: Judge’s Ruling Means All ‘Moral Monday’ Cases Should Be Dropped
The attorney for the so-called “Orange County Five” says he’s encouraged by the recent dismissal in Wake County District Court of five other Mor...
Carrboro and Chapel Hill Mayors Hold Joint News Conference on Housing Vouchers
The Mayors of Chapel Hill and Carrboro are holding a joint news conference Tuesday to highlight the problems of low-income residents whose Housing Cho...
UNC Announces Aug. 11 Emergency Drill on Manning Drive
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will conduct an emergency drill on Monday, August 11 between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Manning Drive on UNC...
UPDATE: Missing Person Found
The Chapel Hill Police Department wants your help in locating 51-year-old Jerry Wayne Williams, who was last seen on August 3, 2014 at the group home ...
Financial Aid Freeze Could Drive Up UNC Student Debt
UNC-Chapel Hill officials worry the newly approved system-wide freeze on need-based financial aid could drive up student debt
New Hotel Proposed For West Rosemary Street
A South Carolina developer, OTO Development, is proposing the construction of a new 4-story hotel on West Rosemary Street in Chapel Hill.
News Around Town
Chapel Hill Public Library: Summer Reading So Far and Banned Books Project
The Chapel Hill Public Library has had quite a busy summer, and the summer reading program is still ongoing with a few more events on the way later th...
Mayor Kleinschmidt Reassures Public Safety for Chapel Hill
In the week following the tragic murder of UNC professor Feng Liu, Chapel Hill citizens have voiced their concerns to Mayor Mark Kleinschmidt about th...
Orange County Rape Crisis Center Seeks Volunteers
Back to school time is approaching, and the Orange County Rape Crisis Center is now looking for volunteers.
Orange County Animal Services Advise Coyote Safety
Orange County Animal Services has released a media advisory about what citizens can do to stay safe and stay smart when it comes to coexisting with wi...
NC Gas Prices Continue to Trend Downwards
AAA Carolinas reports that the gas prices in North Carolina are the lowest they have been in more than a month and drivers are paying less this July t...
Chapel Hill Fire Dept Plans Live Fire Training Near Southern Village
You might smell smoke or see flames near Southern Village next week, but fire officials say there’s no cause for alarm.
Memorial for Slain UNC Professor Held This Saturday
A memorial service will be held at 4 o’clock tomorrow at the UNC Memorial Hall in remembrance of UNC professor and cancer researcher, Feng Liu, who ...
UNC BoG Votes To Cap Tuition And Financial Aid
The UNC Board of Governors voted to cap tuition at the state’s 16 public universities, but they say they’ll freeze student aid money at the same t...