Alderman Candidate Talal Asad: Carrboro Needs More Parking, Business Growth
“My goal, as alderman, is to try to fight for increased access to the town” says Carrboro Aldermen candidate Talal Asad, “and to allow more busi...
Chilton: “I’ll Sign Same-Sex Marriage Licenses”
Former Carrboro mayor Mark Chilton says he will issue same-sex marriage licenses if elected Register of Deeds.
Orange County Between Rain and Freezing Rain Thursday PM
Daylight saving time switches over this weekend, but we’re not relieved of winter yet.
New Chapel Hill Fire Marshal Hired From Pennsylvania
On April 1st, Reading, Pennsylvania Fire Marshal Todd Iaeger will step into that same position for Chapel Hill.
Carrboro Alderman Candidate Bethany Chaney: Non-Profit Experience Counts
Carrboro Alderman candidate Bethany Chaney works as a consultant for non-profit organizations, and says that her longtime experience could have useful...
Stephens: Experience Makes Me The Right Fit For OC Register Of Deeds
Stephens says her experience serving as Orange County Deputy Register of Deeds from 2007-2012 has prepared her for the seat.
Man Sentenced To More Than 100 Years For Carrboro Rapes
“What I asked for was every single thing he could get and that is exactly what he got."
Art Pope Slams UNC System’s Budget ‘Needs’ For 2014-15
The push and pull of budget negotiations between Raleigh and Chapel Hill has begun again as 2014-15 budget talks have begun, and the state’s budget ...
Eve Carson’s Visionary Spirit Lives On Through Namesake Scholarship
"It wasn’t about her death but about the positive impact she had on the Carolina community. Everyone who knew Eve said she was the most fun person t...
Carrboro Moves Forward on Rogers Road Sewer Project
Tuesday night, the Carrboro Board of Aldermen voted to enter into a $130,000 preliminary engineering project to extend sewer service to the Historic R...
News Around Town
Honors, Tours, And Curiosities!
Award winners, CHDP meeting, doc screening, food drive, insurance, walking tours, and "cabinets of curiosities"!
Fmr UNC Dept Manager Won’t Face Criminal Charges In Academic Investigation
“She has cooperated during the investigation. She has continued to cooperate. She has indicated her willingness to cooperate with the independent in...
Fourth Rabies Case Confirmed In Orange County For 2014
“Twelve is actually low by historical standards. If you go back into the 1990s..."
Carrboro Police Seek Information In Sexual Assault Reported Sunday
The Carrboro Police Department is seeking information about a reported sexual assault from Sunday evening on Old Fayetteville Road between NC 54 and J...
Closings, Cancellations, and Delays – Updated 3/4, 9:45 a.m.
Due to the winter weather, schools are taking the necessary steps to assure their students and staff are safe.
Very Cold Temperatures To Remain Until Midday
National Weather Service Meteorologist Gail Hartfield says it's going to take a while to thaw out after temperatures plummeted into the teens.
Hoop it Up with The Heels
Tar Heels Win One For The Seniors With 63-61 Triumph Over Fighting Irish
The No. 14 North Carolina men's basketball team beat Notre Dame 63-61 Monday on Senior Night to record its 12th straight win and improve to 23-7 on th...
Alderman Candidate Theresa Watson: Preserve Affordable Housing
Carrboro Alderman candidate Theresa Watson says her main issue is the availability of affordable housing in Carrboro.
Mark Chilton: Register of Deeds Job ‘One of My Goals in Life’
Former Carrboro Mayor Mark Chilton says his extensive research into local real estate and land history is what inspired him to run for Orange County R...
Carrboro BoA Preview: Rogers Road, Safe Routes For Students on Agenda
At Tuesday’s meeting of the Carrboro Board of Aldermen, the Board will consider plans for extending sewer service to the Historic Rogers Road area.