On Legion Road, Chapel Hill’s Parks Commission Wants A Park
The town will make a decision on the Legion Road property at a later date.
Early Voting Has Begun! Find Your Locations And Times Here.
All the info you need about early voting, including locations and hours in Orange, Durham, and Chatham Counties - plus sample ballots.
Election Director: No Absentee Ballots in GOP Headquarters During Firebombing
Orange County Elections Director Tracy Reams says no absentee ballots were in the Orange County GOP Headquarters when the facility suffered extensive ...
UNC Professor Studies Impact of Crude Oil on Ecuador Town
When most of us start our cars, turn on the lights in our house, or cook food, we don’t think about the impact thousands of miles away. That’s wha...
Concerns About Velma Rd. Surround Turkish-American Center Expansion
Concerns about the impact of traffic along Velma Road surround a proposed expansion of the Turkish-American Cultural Center, which was the subject of ...
Election 2016: Why It’s Still A Race
Why aren't the headlines affecting the polls? PPP director Tom Jensen says they're not really telling us anything new.
County Commissioners Show Unanimous Support For Wegmens
Following in the footsteps of the Chapel Hill Town Council, the Orange County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a $4 million incentive packa...
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.