News Around Town
Hillsborough Celebrates Riverwalk
Hillsborough’s Riverwalk project is finally complete, and on Saturday, the town is marking the occasion with an opening celebration from 1-5 pm. A f...
#DayOneNC: Same-Sex Marriage Is Legal In NC
Same-sex marriage is legal in North Carolina, following a ruling by a district court judge in Asheville.
Republican Leaders Try To Stop NC Gay Weddings
Lawyers for state GOP leaders filed a legal brief urging a federal judge to allow them to intervene in cases seeking to overturn the state's gay marri...
WCHL’s Heavner to Join UNC’s Journalism Hall of Fame
The UNC-Chapel Hill School of Journalism and Mass Communication is welcoming WCHL’s owner and CEO Jim Heavner as a “Halls of Fame” inductee.
US Supreme Court Stops NC Same-Day Registration, Out-of-Precinct Voting
The deadline to register is Friday.
OC Register Of Deeds Prepares To Sign Same-Sex Marriage Licenses
If a judge strikes down the state’s ban on same-sex marriage, Orange County's Register of Deeds Office could soon be full of couples looking to tie ...
CH Town Manager Contract Renewed
...despite a petition from residents alleging "fiscal mismanagement."
UNC Infectious Disease Expert: AIDS Lessons Should Inform Ebola Strategies
A UNC expert on global health and infectious diseases said Wednesday that the lessons learned from the AIDS outbreak during the `80s should guide toda...
Water Main Break Near Fordham Blvd (15-501) and Estes Dr.
Both northbound lanes of Fordham Boulevard (15-501) are closed around Estes Drive due to a water main break that occurred Wednesday morning.
News Around Town
Chapel Hill Firefighter Helps Deliver His Own Baby Downtown
Captain David Sasser has attended several unexpected births in his eighteen years as a firefighter, but he never thought one would be his own daughter...
Seven To Be Inducted Into CH-C Chamber Business Hall Of Fame
...including Chapel Hill's longest-serving mayor and founder of WCHL, Sandy McClamroch.
News Around Town
“Kiss” Acclaimed Novel Today At Bull’s Head
Author Scott Blumenthal will be at Bull's Head Bookshop on Wednesday at 3:30, reading from "The Kiss."
Hometown Hero Awards
Village Pride Award – Jane and Jeff Hathaway – October 8, 2014
Jane and Jeff Hathaway – October 8, 2014 – Village Pride Award
Orange County Commissioners Vote to Revamp the 911 System
You might soon be able to send a text to report a 911 emergency.
Check Your Smoke Alarm!
“It’s the number one way to keep people safe."
OC Sheriff Seeks Two Suspects In Monday AM B&E
The Orange County Sheriff’s Department needs your help identifying two suspects of a residential breaking and entering that occurred late Monday mor...
Talk at Carrboro Police Forum Focuses on Profiling Concerns
A community forum with Carrboro Police Chief Walter Horton was originally planned as a response to public concerns about military tactics, weapons and...
“Liberty Rules…And So Does Love”
Same-sex marriage could be legal in North Carolina as early as this week.
Cyclist Killed Friday Was Durham Resident, 57
Chapel Hill Police say Pamela Lane was the victim in Friday's fatal accident.
ACLU To Challenge NC’s Same-Sex Marriage Ban
Same-sex marriage advocates will ask a federal judge to quickly strike down the state's ban after the U.S. Supreme Court refuses to hear appeals of th...