Cat’s Cradle Owner to Carrboro BoA: Growing Arts Scene Presents ‘Dilemma’
The owner of the Cat’s Cradle told the Carrboro Board of Aldermen at Tuesday night’s meeting that his business and the ArtsCenter are both in the ...
School Superintendents Talk Over State Budget Cuts to Public Schools
The number of public school students in North Carolina has increased by more than 48,000 since 2007-08, yet the state funding level for public schools...
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Duke Documentary Students Photograph Hillsborough
Students from Duke’s Center for Documentary Studies have been coming to Hillsborough for the past eight years to photograph its people and places.
Town Council Looks For Creative Solutions To Chapel Hill’s Challenges
Chapel Hill leaders are looking for innovative solutions to address some of the major challenges facing the town.
Board of Aldermen to Hear More Public Comments About CAIC
The Carrboro Board of Aldermen will hold a second public hearing tonight on the proposed Carrboro Arts & Innovation Center that would be home to the A...
UNC Business Students Make Fourth Car Giveaway Possible
Social entrepreneur and Kenan-Flagler Business School instructor Jim Kitchen introduced himself to Sam McAdoo on Monday in about the nicest way possib...
Cat’s Cradle Owner Refrains from CAIC Opinions; Renews Request for New Venue
The owner of The Cat’s Cradle in Carrboro has weighed in on the proposed Art & Innovation Center for ArtsCenter and Kidzu in downtown Carrboro, in a...
How Far Will Google Fiber Reach? Still To Be Determined
Google made the announcement last week that it would be bringing their ultra-fast internet service to our community. But with the excitement came ques...
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Google Fiber Won’t Reach Hillsborough
Hillsborough officials released a statement Friday, in response to questions from residents.
CHPD To Patrol Crosswalks In February: Bike And Pedestrian Safety
The patrols are part of an ongoing commitment to improving bike and pedestrian safety in town.
UNC Business Students Turn Profits into Another Car Giveaway
A Chapel Hill woman’s transition out of homelessness has been made easier with the gift of a car, thanks to the efforts of budding entrepreneurs at...
Orange Commissioners Eye 2016 Bond Referendum For School Repairs
Orange County Commissioners say a possible $125 million dollar bond package may be the best way to fund repairs for aging schools.
Chapel Hill Man Arrested by U.S. Marshals
A Chapel Hill man was arrested, on Friday morning, on charges of discharging a weapon into an occupied dwelling. 20-year-old Joseph Adam Alexander was...
Founding CEO of Hulu Named UNC Spring Commencement Speaker
UNC has announced that Jason Kilar will be speaking at the Spring Commencement. Kilar is a 1993 graduate of UNC. He went on to be the founding CEO of ...
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Vote For Hillsborough As “America’s Coolest Small Town”!
You can support Hillsborough every day through February 25 in Budget Travel's "America's Coolest Small Towns" contest.
Chamber of Commerce Holds Annual Meeting
The Chapel Hill-Carrboro Chamber of Commerce held their annual meeting on Thursday. Several honors were handed out during the proceedings. One award w...
2-Day Orange County Event Focuses on Segregation, Rural Schools of the Past
Orange County is celebrating Black History Month by remembering the history of segregated schoolhouses, and the achievements of African-American stude...
NC Scores Low on Public Health Report Card
Smoking, poor diet and a lack of exercise mean North Carolinians are living with more chronic disease and dying sooner than the average American.
UNC Votes for NCAA Autonomy
The five power conferences in the NCAA, including the Atlantic Coast Conference, have voted in favor of autonomy when determining guidelines governing...
New Recycling Carts Roll Out for OC Residents
7,000 Orange County residents are receiving their new larger recycling carts for curbside pickup.