Kleinschmidt: Landlords Get a Great Deal With Section 8 Vouchers
Mayors Mark Kleinschmidt of Chapel Hill and Lydia Lavelle of Carrboro joined forces this week to ask local landlords to do the right thing, and accept...
Lawsuit Challenges Chatham Park Project
A group of citizens has filed a lawsuit challenging Pittsboro’s approval of the Chatham Park development project.
Pre-K - 12 Education
Local Teachers Lukewarm On New Pay Plan
Governor Pat McCrory has signed off on a budget plan that includes pay raises for teachers, but local school officials say the response from educators...
Monitoring of UNC Accreditation Ends
UNC is now no longer on the list of schools being accredited for alleged academic misconduct. Southern Association of Colleges and Schools’ Commissi...
MLK Reopened — Downed Power Lines Close MLK
...from Critz Drive to Piney Mountain Road.
“Downtown Imagined” Wants You!
Chapel Hill's "Rosemary Imagined" project has become "Downtown Imagined."
News Around Town
Triangle Heart Walk Takes Raleigh In September
The Triangle Heart Walk - with more than 20,000 walkers expected - will benefit the American Heart Association.
“Be Loud 14″ Takes Over Cat’s Cradle – For A Cause
The "Be Loud 14" festival will benefit the Be Loud! Sophie Foundation.
Cancer Research Led by UNC Leads to Important Breakthrough
Recently published findings from a cancer study led by researchers at the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center could lead to new methods of diag...
18th Confirmed Rabies Case in Orange County
In addition to the two cases released yesterday, Orange County Animal Services have received another positive rabies test result of the year, bringing...
Preventing Hyperthermia, Children Left In Hot Cars
Thirty-eight children on average have died from being left in hot cars in the past 14 years in the United States.
Chapel Hill Fire Dept Completes Controlled Burns Training
The Chapel Hill Fire Department has completed their training with the controlled burns of the old houses along 15-501 South between Arlen Park Drive a...
UNC System President Praises GA’s Work On Budget
...K-12 supporters not as happy.
CANCELLED: VA Amber Alert Warns NC Of Abducted Son
Officials from Virginia are warning North Carolina residents of an Amber Alert after a father abducted his three-year-old son and threatened to take b...
Colonial Inn Demolition Request: Denied
With one member recused, the Hillsborough Historic District Commission unanimously denied the Colonial Inn's owner the approval he sought to demolish ...
Two More Rabies Cases Confirmed for Orange County
The North Carolina State Laboratory of Public Health reports that Orange County Animal Services has encountered two more positive tests for rabies, br...
Art Pope Resigns As State Budget Director
Gov. McCrory made the announcement Wednesday at a press conference naming Raleigh banking executive Lee Roberts as his successor effective sometime in...
Conservative Poll Shows Tillis Leading Head-To-Head Against Hagan
“Today we have Tillis up 45-43,” De Luca says. “That is within our margin of error for the poll. It’s a narrow Tillis lead.”
News Around Town
Body Of Missing Carrboro Man Found
Authorities have identified a body recovered from the Pigg River as that of a North Carolina man who had been reported missing.
Chapel Hill, Carrboro Mayors Implore Landlords to Accept Section 8 Tenants
The Mayors of Chapel Hill and Carrboro held a joint news conference Tuesday morning at Carrboro Town Commons to highlight the problems of low-income r...