Carrboro Board of Aldermen Get Update on Parking Study
Despite concerns about the amount of parking in downtown Carrboro, a town commissioned study has found that only half of available spots are filled du...
Two UNC Students Named Goldwater Scholars
UNC third-year student Chiara Pancaldo Salemi has been named a 2016 Goldwater Scholar and Mike Lebhar, also a third-year student, was named an honor...
Sheriff’s Office Investigating Weekend Shooting
Orange County authorities are investigating a shooting that took place in a convenience store parking lot over the weekend. Officials say deputies wit...
‘Stupid Law’ Won’t Keep Jimmy Buffett From Scheduled NC Shows
Jimmy Buffett called House Bill 2 a “stupid law” in a statement regarding his upcoming shows in North Carolina. But, the performer will ...
Woman Kicks, Spits on Officer After DWI
A Durham woman is being held in the Orange County jail after allegedly kicking and spitting in the face of a Chapel Hill Police Officer who had taken ...
Six UNC Employees Earn Massey Awards For Outstanding Service
Six employees at UNC have been selected by Chancellor Carol L. Folt to receive the 2016 C. Knox Massey Distinguished Service Award. “The Massey Awa...
UNC Police Investigating Robbery
UNC Police are investigating a Sunday evening robbery near the Carolina Inn. A message from the Alert Carolina system says that campus police responde...
How Fast Is Orange County Really Growing?
Orange County's population is growing every year - but what does that mean in real terms?
Katie Ziglar Named Director Of Ackland Art Museum
Katie Ziglar has been appointed as the director of the Ackland Art Museum. Ziglar is currently the Director of External Affairs at the Freer|Sackler ...
PPP: Prez Race Momentum Could Shift Back To Trump, Clinton
We're only seven months away from the end of the 2016 election, y'all.
Orange County Clarifies Dog Tethering Laws
After experiencing an increase in calls regarding the laws about dog tethering in Orange County, the county is attempting to clarify the issue for res...
Fighting Cancer, One Molecule At A Time
The 40th annual UNC Lineberger Scientific Symposium is Monday and Tuesday at the Friday Center.
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Carrboro Lets Residents Play In The Streets
Carrboro is giving everyone permission to ignore the advice of their parents and play in the road during Open Streets. April 10 will be the fourth ye...
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Realtors’ “Day Of Service” At Chapel Hill HS
It's the inaugural "day of service" for the Greater Chapel Hill Association of Realtors.
“Broadway Twisted”: Showtunes, Flipped, For A Cause
"Broadway Twisted" is pretty much everything House Bill 2 is not.
Bruce Springsteen Cancels North Carolina Concert
Citing the recently passed law known as HB2, Bruce Springsteen has announced that would be cancelling his upcoming concert at the Greensboro Coliseum....
UNC President Margaret Spellings Clarifies Stance on HB2
Margaret Spellings said on Friday that she wanted to “clarify perhaps some confusion about the guidance that went out” to the UNC System campuses ...
Pre-K - 12 Education
CHCCS Takes Risk To Increase Teacher Pay
The Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools’ Board of Education is committing to raising teacher pay in the district, but is doing so at their own risk. T...
CROP Hunger Walk Attempts To Raise $50,000
The Chapel Hill/Carrboro CROP Hunger Walk has set a goal of 500 walkers and hopes to raise $50,000 to help stop hunger and poverty. A portion of the m...
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Orange County Reaches Waste Reduction Goals
For the second year in a row Orange County has surpassed it goals for waste reduction. A total of 69,438 tons of waste were landfilled that originated...