More Relevant Than Ever: “The Crucible” Opens At PlayMakers
"The Crucible" was one of the first shows PlayMakers ever staged - and it's just as timely in 2016.
Pre-K - 12 Education
OCRCC Taking Steps to End Bullying, Harassment
Bullying can appear in many ways and in many places ranging from school to the home. But bullying also often shows itself in the form of interpersonal...
News Around Town
Good Singer? Bad Singer? “Pop Up Chorus” Welcomes All
Founded in 2014, Pop Up Chorus invites anyone who wants to sing, no audition or commitment necessary.
Authorities Develop Timeline in GOP Headquarters Attack
After spending much of Monday in flood-ravaged areas of Lenoir County and still wearing his flood boots, Governor Pat McCrory inspected the damage fro...
Chapel Hill Says Yes To Wegmans
The council voted 9-0 to contribute half of a $4 million incentives package to bring Wegmans to town.
Hillsborough Police Still Seeking GOP HQ Attacker
If you have information about Sunday's firebombing, Hillsborough police want to hear from you.
Chandler Kania Found Guilty Of Involuntary Manslaughter
Jurors convicted Chandler Kania of manslaughter but did not find him guilty of second-degree murder.
Carrboro Holds Twelfth Annual West End Poetry Festival
The West End Poetry Festival is a weekend-long event held by Carrboro every year. It’s a chance for people of all ages, styles and races and ethnici...
UNC Researchers Inducted Into National Academy Of Medicine
Fewer than 2,000 researchers have ever been inducted into the National Academy of Medicine.
Orange County GOP Headquarters Attacked
Officials say the Orange County GOP office in Hillsborough was firebombed Saturday night or Sunday morning.
For A Wonderful Cause, “A Tasteful Affair”
"A Tasteful Affair" is the biggest annual fundraiser for the Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill.
Hemminger: Wegmans Poised to be Among the “Biggest Sales Tax Producers in the County”
The possibility of Wegmans Supermarket coming to Chapel Hill highlights several different milestones. It’s the first time that the Town of Chapel Hi...
Spellings: Higher Education Is “A New Civil Right”
Margaret Spellings called on UNC to eliminate "pernicious gaps" in accessibility for higher education.
Chapel Hill Coalition Aims to Reduce High Risk Drinking
A new town-gown coalition is working to reduce high risk drinking in Chapel Hill. In a recent survey, 71 percent of college students and 47 percent of...
Accident Leaves Pedestrian In Critical Condition: CHPD
CHPD officials say a pedestrian was hit by a truck around 6:00 Thursday morning.
Chapel Hill, Orange County to Discuss Incentives Package for Potential Wegmans Location
As Performance AutoMall is slated to close next summer, one of the premier supermarkets in America may fill its space. Next week, the Orange County Co...
Chapel Hill Approves Economic Incentives for Carraway Village
The Chapel Hill Town Council approved an economic incentive package that could result in $1.3 million being paid back to the developer of Carraway Vil...
Chapel Hill Attempts To Reduce Racial Bias In Policing
The Chapel Hill Town Council unanimously passed a resolution that would change town policing policies. These new measures were created by the police d...
Pre-K - 12 Education
Culbreth Middle School Principal Named CHCCS Principal of the Year
Culbreth Middle School principal Beverly Rudolph has been named the 2016-2017 Chapel Hill – Carrboro City Schools Principal of the Year. Interim sup...
UNC Names New Dean of School of Dentistry
Dr. Scott De Rossi has been selected by UNC to serve as the new dean of the School of Dentistry. De Rossi was most recently the chair of the oral heal...