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5th Annual ‘Carrboro Anarchist Bookfair’ Happens This Weekend
Internationalist Books and The Nightlight in Chapel Hill are working together to present the Fifth Annual Carrboro Anarchist Bookfair this weekend.
Tar Heels Face Cowgirls In Top-25 Matchup
The North Carolina women’s basketball team continues its stretch of facing tough foes when it hosts Oklahoma State tonight in Carmichael Arena.
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‘Grossology & You’ Comes to Morehead Planetarium
Morehead Planetarium is offering parents a fun opportunity to gross out their kids this weekend.
Experience, Talent & Depth Trifecta Tantamount for Tar Heels
Through two games, the UNC men’s basketball team has been coasting. More challenging hurdles await, but for now, the Tar Heels are enjoying a squad ...
H’boro PD Seeks Armed Robbery Suspects
The robbery reportedly took place on Sunday afternoon.
Residents Raise Concerns About Affordable Housing At ‘The Edge’
Council members asked the developer to address concerns about property management and too little retail space.
Group Sues UNC, Charging Race Bias In Admissions
The group also sued Harvard.
Fighting Fedora, Williams Eyeing Strong Football Finish
Through it all, the Tar Heels have continued to display a fighting spirit that filters down from two of their leaders – head coach Larry Fedora and ...
UNC Volleyball Soars to No. 7 Ranking in Coaches Poll
UNC volleyball continued a historic weekend by earning a new program-high ranking at No. 7 in the latest AVCA Coaches Poll, released Monday.
UNC Wants Willingham Suit Tried in Federal Court
UNC is seeking to fight a lawsuit filed its by former Learning Specialist Mary Willingham in federal court instead of Wake County District Court.
Cold Temps Drive Up Demand For Shelter
The icy temperatures are driving up demand for emergency shelter at the Inter-Faith Council’s Community House.
‘Honorable Ellie’ Film Documents Kinnaird’s Career
Former State Senator and Carrboro Mayor Ellie Kinnaird is the subject of a new documentary that will be screened at the Carrboro Film Festival.
Commissioners To Update Orange County’s Park Plan
County Commissioners will consider adopting the 2013 Master Parks Plan when the board meets Tuesday.
Carrboro To Consider Extending Permits For 2 Development Projects
Carrboro Aldermen will consider extending the deadline for a pair of previously approved developments when the board meets Tuesday.
UNC Snags 3-0 Victory Over Duke, Earns Final Four Spot
The top-ranked UNC field hockey team shut out No. 9 Duke 3-0 Sunday in Chapel Hill to earn a spot in the Final Four.
Carrboro Considers $800K-$900K in Updates to Town Commons
The Town of Carrboro is considering nearly $900,000 in updates and improvements to the Town Commons.
Johnson, Meeks Shine As Carolina Conquers Robert Morris
The North Carolina men's basketball team downed Robert Morris 103-59 Sunday evening in the Smith Center to improve to 2-0 on the year.
Allisha Gray Leads Heels To Victory Over UCLA
Thirteenth-ranked North Carolina women’s basketball remains undefeated after beating the No. 23 UCLA Bruins Sunday afternoon in Carmichael Arena.
UNC Field Hockey Wins, Gets Duke Next In NCAAT
The No. 1 North Carolina field hockey team defeated No. 20 Liberty 2-1 Saturday afternoon in the first round of the NCAA Tournament at Francis E. Henr...
Tar Heels Tame Panthers For Happy Homecoming
The North Carolina football team rallied past Pittsburgh 40-35 Saturday afternoon thanks to a four-touchdown performance from quarterback Marquise Wil...