Help Clean Jordan Lake
The organization Clean Jordan Lake is holding its annual spring cleanup on Saturday, March 19.
“Unbound” Unveiled At Chapel Hill Public Library
"Unbound" is nearly 10,000 pieces of local life, on display now at the Chapel Hill Public Library.
News Around Town
“Death With Dignity” In North Carolina?
A state representative has proposed legalizing "death with dignity" in North Carolina.
Project Connect Looking For Volunteers
The Orange County Partnership to End Homelessness is looking for volunteers to help with its annual Project Connect event. Project Connect is a free e...
Burlington Teacher Arrested for Inappropriate Relationship with Student
A teacher at Williams High School has been arrested on charges of sexual activity with a student. Burlington Police say they were notified by administ...
News Around Town
Time to Spring Forward
Like it or not, you will lose an hour of sleep this weekend. It is time to spring forward. At what would normally be two o’clock Sunday morning....
PPP: Trump Holds 11 Point Lead Over Cruz in NC
Donald Trump is up 11 points over Ted Cruz just ahead of the North Carolina primary on Tuesday, according to the latest survey from Public Policy Poll...
Early Voting Ends Saturday
Saturday marks the final day to early vote in the North Carolina primary. Voters will be choosing their party’s candidates for the general election ...
Carrboro Urges Supreme Court to Overturn Immigration Ruling
Carrboro is one of 118 cities across the United States to urge the Supreme Court to overturn the ruling that struck down president Barack Obama’...
Charles Blackwood Graduates Sheriffs’ Leadership Institute
Orange County sheriff Charles Blackwood has graduated from the Sheriff’s Leadership Institute, hosted by the North Carolina Sheriffs’ Associa...
UNC Student Group Raises Nearly $50K in One Day
Carolina For The Kids provides meals to parents whose children are in treatment, and the group also help families by their medical bills. According to...
CHCCS Wins National Recycling Award
Chapel Hill – Carrboro City Schools has been named the national district winner of Keep America Beautiful’s Recycle-Bowl, according to the sch...
Donald Trump Has 10-Point Lead In North Carolina
Donald Trump has a 10 point lead in the North Carolina Republican presidential primary, which will take place next Tuesday. Trump has 30 to 35 percent...
Democratic Candidates Bring Their Messages To Triangle Ahead of Primary
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders each gave speeches highlighting their differences on issues such as educa...
UNC Researcher Explores The Benefits Of Yoga For Mental Illness
Interest is growing in using yoga as a possible treatment for those suffering from mental health issues such as depression, anxiety or PTSD. But resea...
Business Excellence Award Finalists Announced
The Chapel Hill – Carrboro Chamber of Commerce has announced the finalists for the Business Excellence Awards. The finalists have been chosen...
Carrboro’s Refugee Support Center Helps Hundreds
The Refugee Support Center just won a statewide award for its work helping Orange County's 1000-strong refugee population.
A Heart for Alj
***UPDATE: A post from the family says Alj made it through successful surgery and is now in recovery.*** After 99 consecutive days in the hospital wai...
Just Tryan It Marathon Helps Families In Need
On May 1, kids will swim, bike and run their way to raising money for sick children. Just Tryan It is a non-profit that organizes children’s triath...
Attorney General Kicks off Prescription Abuse Campaign at Woods Charter School
More than 1,000 people in North Carolina die from prescription drug overdoses each yeah, according to a 2013 report from the North Carolina Division o...