Damon Seils Running for Re-election
Damon Seils has announced that he intends to file for re-election to the Carrboro Board of Aldermen next week when the filing period opens. Siels was ...
Traffic Blocked on Hillsborough Street
A tree is leaning on a power line on Hillsborough Street in Chapel Hill. The road is closed from Bolinwood Road through Rosemary Street, according to ...
SCOTUS Strikes Down Same-Sex Marriage Bans
In a 5-4 ruling the United States Supreme Court has struck down same-sex marriage bans that remained in place across the country. Amendment One, passe...
Removing a Member of the Board of Governors
Speculation has surrounded the future of a member of the UNC Board of Governors after news of his arrest last month on domestic violence charges. UNC ...
More than 400,000 in NC Keep Obamacare Subsidies
The U.S. Supreme Court has upheld the tax breaks for those who purchased health insurance through the federally-run exchange. The ruling allows more t...
Memorial for Former UNC Chancellor Aycock Set for 2 PM Friday
A memorial service for former UNC Chancellor William Aycock will be held Friday at University United Methodist.
Hagan’s Officially Out, So Speculation Mounts About Burr’s Opponent
Kay Hagan won’t run for the U.S. Senate, and Democrats have been left without a clear contender.
Orange County Sheriff’s Dept Charges 62 In Major Narcotics Operation
Orange County Sheriff’s deputies seized cocaine, heroin, guns and pills and issued warrants for 62 suspects as part of a major drug investigation.
SCOTUS Keeps Affordable Care Act Subsidies
***UPDATE: The Supreme Court has issued a 6-3 ruling allowing subsidies to continue to be offered in states that did not establish their own marketpla...
National LGBT Ground Endorses Storrow for Town Council
A national LGBT organization is endorsing Lee Storrow in his re-election campaign for the Chapel Hill Town Council. The Gay and Lesbian Victory Fund c...
Demolition at U-Square is Underway
Demolition is underway at the newly-named Carolina Square on Franklin Street. Meg McGurk, Executive Director of the Chapel Hill Downtown Parternship, ...
Should UNC’s ‘Silent Sam’ Share the Recent Fate of Confederate Flags?
A historian says the Silent Sam monument on UNC’s campus represents the old white supremacy attitude.
Michelle Johnson Running For Re-Election
Michelle Johnson will seek a second term on the Carrboro Board of Aldermen.
UNC Board of Governors Member Arrested in Alleged Domestic Assault
A member of the UNC Board of Governors was arrested in May for misdemeanor assault of a female, according to police reports. 61-year-old R. Doyle Parr...
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Memorial Service for UNC Dean Emeritus
A memorial service is scheduled for 10 o’clock Wednesday morning honoring UNC School of Journalism Dean Emeritus John “Jack” Adams. ...
NCGA Cracks Down on Graffiti
A bill to impose tougher penalties on graffiti vandals is on Gov. McCrory’s desk.
Hillsborough Confederate Memorial Stays Up, For Now
South Carolina lawmakers are debating removing the confederate battle flag from the state capitol; Governor Nikki Haley endorsed the change after the ...
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Google To Begin Installing Local Fiber Network
The company announced Tuesday that construction on its high speed network will be starting soon.
Sullivan To Lead CHFD Through Strategic Planning Process
Sullivan, who has served as interim chief since May, will continue in his role for 18 to 24 months while revising the department’s strategic plan.
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Orange County Food Drive on Wednesday
The Orange County Sheriff’s Office food drive is coming up on Wednesday. Sheriff Charles Blackwood says the Sheriff’s Office has worked to make do...