One Year Later: NC Residents Will Return, Remember, & Honor
"...I refuse to let anybody, any terrorist, take away what is fundamentally an American event celebrating Boston,” Leon said.
PPP Poll: NC Voters Becoming More Tolerant of Gay Marriage
Voters in North Carolina are changing their opinions about gay marriage, according to a recent poll released by Public Policy Polling in Raleigh.
Commutations Under Racial Justice Act Being Reviewed by NC Supreme Court
The North Carolina Supreme Court is considering whether four convicted murderers whose death sentences were commuted under the Racial Justice Act will...
Carrboro Board of Aldermen to Consider Parking Remedies
Finding a parking space in Downtown Carrboro during the day can be a problem, and The Board of Aldermen is getting ready to sort through some possible...
National Group Wants NCAA Reform
“I do think we’ve reached a point now that you have really the worst nightmare of the NCAA coming through, and that is the athletes organizing."
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Two Die Near Finish Line Of Raleigh Half Marathon
Authorities say two runners died near the finish line of a half marathon near Raleigh.
BoCC Seeks Revised Cost Estimate For Southern Branch Library
Orange County Commissioners say it may be time to clarify exactly what’s planned for the Southern Branch Library, and just how much it will cost.
PPP Poll: McCrory’s Approval Rating Remains Low
North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory remains unpopular in the state, according to a new poll released by Public Policy Polling in Raleigh.
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Found: CHPD Seeking Missing Person, Ai Jinglong
The Chapel Hill Police Department reported just after 4:00 p.m. Saturday that Ai Jinglong was located safe and sound.
“I’m Having Real Difficulty…Figuring Out Exactly What (The Report Is) Saying”
UNC J-School Professor Charlie Tuggle Spoke with Aaron Keck
UNC: “Our Focus Is On Our Students”
UNC has been careful about how and on what it comments in the new Carol Folt administration, which is less than a year old.
Willingham’s Literacy Findings Discredited
UNC released the findings of an independent review Friday that stated the test used by UNC academic advisor Mary Willingham was not a valid method to ...
UNC System Leaders OK More Transparency In Tuition Allocation; Students Rally For A Debt-Free Education
“We are loading this burden onto middle class students and their parents, and it has got to stop at some point,” Mitchell said.
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Public Invited to Carrboro Southern Branch Library Input Session on Saturday
Friends of the Orange County Southern Branch Library would like your input about a proposed new Carrboro branch at 300 West Main Street in 2017.
Pre-K - 12 Education
CHCCS Goes Big on Budget Request
The Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools Board if Education has decided to think big in its budget request to the Orange County Board of Commissioners.
Commissioners Want To Share County WiFi Far And Wide
Orange County Commissioners say they can do more to close the digital divide.
UNC System Leaders Debate Need-Based Financial Aid
“At Carolina, more than 40 percent of those students wouldn’t be sitting there at graduation if we were unable to provide them with need-based aid...
Fiber Internet In 2014?
"We’re hoping some of those connections start before the end of this year.”
CHCCS Officials Ask Town Council To Save Room For Schools
Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools Assistant Superintendent Todd LoFrese told the Town Council on Wednesday that district schools are nearing full capa...
Carrboro Hiring Consultant to Study ‘Pay As You Throw’ Solid Waste Option
CARRBORO -The Town of Carrboro has decided to hire a consultant for up to $30,000, for research into the feasibility of a Pay-As-You-Throw system for ...