Clouds To Keep Temperatures Down Tuesday, Warmer Wednesday
National Weather Service meteorologist Ryan Ellis says temperatures will stay in the 30s Tuesday, but the Triangle will see-saw right back to the 50s ...
Rachel ‘Bunny’ Mellon dead at 103
Rachel "Bunny" Mellon, the deeply private and profoundly wealthy centenarian, has died at her estate in Virginia. She was 103.
“The Edge” Proposed Development Stirs Residents’ Worries And Support
“Those are my main concerns—the noise and the traffic on Eubanks—and the increased general activity,” Stuart said.
Wanted by Chapel Hill Police: Jaheem Lashard Watson, 24
Chapel Hill Police need your help in locating Jaheem Lashard Watson, who's wanted for suspicion of first-degree burglary, second-degree kidnapping and...
Woman Cited for ‘Twerkin’ It’ in the Middle of Franklin Street
Contrary to the opinion of one apparently intoxicated woman, the driving lanes of Franklin Street do not turn into a “Twerk Zone” after 2 a.m.
Republican House 50 Candidate Rod Chaney: Strong Supporter of Charter Schools
Rod Chaney, a pastor at Sunrise Church in Chapel Hill, is running for the NC House 50 seat in 2014. His Republican opponent in the May 6 primary is re...
Carrboro Board of Aldermen Preview: Make Zoning Easier for Residents, Businesses
Addressing concerns about the challenges of navigating Carrboro’s zoning laws will be on the agenda for the Board of Aldermen this week.
State Unemployment Rate Hits Five-Year Low In January
In the first month of the new year, the jobless rate fell 0.2 percent compared to the month prior and 2.1 percent from the year before.
Thin Glaze Of Ice Could Coat Trees Monday And Tuesday
Another dose of winter weather is on tap before spring officially arrives, but just how bad with this round be?
Race For House 50: Meyer Says State Democrats Will Make NC “Prosperous” Again
"Some of the things that have happened over the past several years would not have happened if Democrats were in control of the legislature.”
UNC Study: Parental Habits That Can Cause Child Obesity Common Across Racial Lines
A new pediatrics study by UNC found that behaviors thought to lead to childhood obesity are all-too-common among parents in the U.S., regardless of ra...
OC Sheriff Candidates Square Off In First Debate
The Orange County Sheriff’s race got underway in earnest this weekend as the six candidates squared off in their first debate
In NC, Did Cutting Benefits Really Cut Unemployment?
The answer may be yes--but economist Mark Vitner says it's "not a success story" either way.
Gender May Be Key To ACA Impact On Small Biz
How has the Affordable Care Act affected local business? The answer may depend on gender.
Remembering Former Rec & Parks Director Richard Kinney, 1952-2014
Friends and colleagues of retired Carrboro Recreation & Parks Director Richard Kinney remember him as a forward thinker who left an indelible stamp on...
UNC Library Celebrates 7 Millionth Book
“It is a very great thing to have such a remarkable library here in the Triangle,” Funke says.
Orange County Rape Crisis Center Marks 40th Year With 2 Events
The Orange County Rape Crisis Center in Chapel Hill marks its 40th anniversary this year with a couple of upcoming community events.
UNC President to Attend Forum on College Athletes
Next week, University of North Carolina President Tom Ross will take part in public discussions about college sports and academic values, at the invit...
Poll: Voters Think Duke Energy Should Pay For Coal Ash Clean-Up, Not Customers
A new poll finds that almost 80 percent of North Carolinians think Duke Energy alone should pay for the clean-up efforts from the recent coal ash spil...
1 Flu Death Reported Last Week, Cases Cont. To Decline
Except for a spike in mid-February, the numbers have steadily declined. The one death reported last week is the lowest weekly total recorded this flu ...