Carrboro Aldermen To Update MLK Park Plan
Carrboro leaders say its time to update plans for a town park that’s been in the works for more than a decade.
President Obama To Announce Innovation Institute At NCSU Wed
President Barack Obama will announce a new manufacturing innovation institute and address the economy in front of students and others at N.C.State’s...
UNC Breakthrough: Harnessing Solar Energy For Use At Night
"This was the last piece of a 40-year-old puzzle,” Meyer said.
Dillard’s January Closing Date May Be On Hold
CHAPEL HILL – Dillard’s in University Mall was scheduled to close by the end of January at the latest, but that plan may be on hold for now. A...
Reports: DA Will Not File Charges In Shooting Death Of Durham Teen
DURHAM - Criminal charges will not be filed for the death of Jesus Huerta, the Durham teenager who shot in the head last fall while sitting handcuffe...
CHTC Moves Forward On Obey Creek Plan
The Chapel Hill Town Council voted to move the Obey Creek process forward, but with the addition of a new checkpoint along the way.
Mayor Tom Stevens Reacts To The End Of Hogg Day
Hillsborough Hogg Day, which was Orange County’s largest festival incorporating food, music and other activities, would have celebrated its 32nd an...
LaUNCh Graduates 3 Ventures, Brings In New Class
“One of the best things we have done for the company was being a part of LaUNCh. It took us to the next level..."
UNC Urging Students To Get Flu Shot
The H1N1 flu has caused an increase in flu-related deaths in North Carolina this year with only 19 of the 21 deceased older than 65, and UNC is reachi...
Gun Control And Obey Creek Top CHTC Agenda
After six months of debate, the committee charged with evaluating the Obey Creek development plan says the project needs more study.
“Moral March” Set To Rekindle Moral Monday Movement
"...At least there is an awareness that, yes, things are getting worse. We are going backwards.”
Duke Energy Merger: Two Utilities, One Name
The merger between Duke Energy and Progress Energy has combined two utilities under one name but the operations of the company remain as two units.
Tornado Watch In Effect For OC, Most Of Central NC Till 6 PM
A tornado watch is in effect for most of Central North Carolina including Orange, Chatham and Durham Counties till 6 p.m....
Don’t Touch That Gas Tank Without Discharging
Why do you get shocked most noticeably in the winter?
Pre-K - 12 Education
Orange County’s Newest Charter School To Open This Fall
A new charter school is coming to Orange County. The Expedition School is slated to open in Hillsborough this fall.
Pre-K - 12 Education
Mia Burroughs To Seek OC Commissioners Seat
CHAPEL HILL – Chapel Hill-Carrboro School Board member Mia Burroughs will seek the Orange County Commissioner seat being vacated by long-time Co...
Overturned Car Carrying Child Blocks Traffic On MLK, Child OK
Lieutenant Josh Mecimore said there were no injuries.
NC Police To Release Findings In Durham Teen’s Death
Police in North Carolina are expected to release their preliminary findings in the case of a teenage suspect who died while in police custody.
Maria Palmer Joins NAACP Efforts In Voter ID Lawsuit V. State
“I do think that they will do what they are designed to do—to restrict voting—to disenfranchise poor people, the elderly and people of color,”...
Hand Sanitizer Doesn’t Protect Us Against All Viruses
CHAPEL HILL – We all know the importance of washing our hands, especially during flu season. But when we’re on the go and have to rely on hand...