Eno River Association Seeks Help After Sewage Flood
The Eno River Association has been defending the environment for nearly fifty years, but last week the nonprofit faced a new type of threat.
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Hundreds March in Hillsborough to Celebrate MLK, Reflect on History
Around 200 Hillsborough marchers gathered downtown on a beautiful sunny day for the “20th Anniversary Northern Orange Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Ce...
Study Finds That Poorest Pay Higher Tax Share Than Richest in N.C.
The poorest 20 percent of North Carolina earners pay more than 40 percent more in taxes, as a share of their income, than the richest one percent.
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Chapel Hill Holds MLK March
Among events across the nation celebrating the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., was a rally and march held in Chapel Hill. As the sun ro...
January 19, 2015
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January 16, 2015
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Rev. Barber at Duke Chapel’s MLK Celebration: ‘No Ways Tired’
Duke University Chapel honored the late Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Sunday, with its annual service. This year, the keynote speaker was North Caro...
UNC President Tom Ross Ousted By BOG
UNC System President Tom Ross is on the way out. The decision was announced on Friday. Ross will be transitioning out of his role effective January 3,...
Rep. Price ‘Shocked’ By Ouster Of UNC System President Ross
"I am shocked and troubled by the news that Tom Ross has been asked to resign as President of the UNC System by its Board of Governors."
UNC BOG: Ross’ Departure “Nothing To Do With Performance”
"This decision has nothing to do with President Ross’s performance or ability to continue in the office."
With One Goal Down, Varsity Owners Aim Higher
The owners of the Varsity Theater on Franklin Street say they’ve raised enough money to convert one projector from film to digital, and they plan to...
Report: CHCCS Discipline Disproportionately Impacts Minority Students
In local schools, an African American student is five times as likely as a white student to get suspended, and three times as likely to get reprimande...
NC DHHS: 26 New NC Flu Deaths Reported
The N.C. Dept. of Health and Human Services reported 26 influenza-related deaths for the week of Jan. 4-Jan. 10.
Chapel Hill Man Arrested For Cocaine
He's been charged with six counts of cocaine possession and six counts of possession with intent to sell.
January 15, 2015
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Proposed Carrboro Arts & Innovation Center Draws Desired Public Input
A proposal for a new Arts & Innovation Center in Carrboro brought out more people than expected to a couple of public information sessions at the ...
WINTER WEATHER: Closings, Cancellations, Delays FOR THURSDAY
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Varsity Theatre Meets Kickstarter Goal
The Varsity Theatre tweeted out on Wednesday evening that they met their $50,000 Kickstarter goal. With these funds the Chapel Hill staple will be abl...
Rabid Bat Found In Chapel Hill Home
A bat in Chapel Hill marks Orange County’s first case of rabies this year.
Young Democrat Convention Coming to Chapel Hill
Young democrats across the Tar Heel state will be migrating to Chapel Hill for their annual convention this year. The teen, college, and young democra...