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Triangle Heart Walk Takes Raleigh In September
The Triangle Heart Walk - with more than 20,000 walkers expected - will benefit the American Heart Association.
“Be Loud 14″ Takes Over Cat’s Cradle – For A Cause
The "Be Loud 14" festival will benefit the Be Loud! Sophie Foundation.
The Grid: East Chapel Hill High Wildcats
The Wildcats struggled to a 3-8 finish last season. But now, a new era begins for Wildcat football as head coach Mike Holderman begins his attempt to ...
Cancer Research Led by UNC Leads to Important Breakthrough
Recently published findings from a cancer study led by researchers at the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center could lead to new methods of diag...
18th Confirmed Rabies Case in Orange County
In addition to the two cases released yesterday, Orange County Animal Services have received another positive rabies test result of the year, bringing...
Preventing Hyperthermia, Children Left In Hot Cars
Thirty-eight children on average have died from being left in hot cars in the past 14 years in the United States.
Chapel Hill Fire Dept Completes Controlled Burns Training
The Chapel Hill Fire Department has completed their training with the controlled burns of the old houses along 15-501 South between Arlen Park Drive a...
UNC System President Praises GA’s Work On Budget
...K-12 supporters not as happy.
UNC To ‘Battle 4 Atlantis’
North Carolina, UCLA, Oklahoma and Georgetown are also in the eight-team field announced Wednesday.
CANCELLED: VA Amber Alert Warns NC Of Abducted Son
Officials from Virginia are warning North Carolina residents of an Amber Alert after a father abducted his three-year-old son and threatened to take b...
Colonial Inn Demolition Request: Denied
With one member recused, the Hillsborough Historic District Commission unanimously denied the Colonial Inn's owner the approval he sought to demolish ...
Switzer, QB Duo Lead Bevy of Offensive Talent on Warp-Speed Tar Heels
With two adept quarterbacks and a plethora of playmakers at UNC’s disposal, Kenan Stadium should be filled with plenty of offensive fireworks this f...
Two More Rabies Cases Confirmed for Orange County
The North Carolina State Laboratory of Public Health reports that Orange County Animal Services has encountered two more positive tests for rabies, br...
Art Pope Resigns As State Budget Director
Gov. McCrory made the announcement Wednesday at a press conference naming Raleigh banking executive Lee Roberts as his successor effective sometime in...
Conservative Poll Shows Tillis Leading Head-To-Head Against Hagan
“Today we have Tillis up 45-43,” De Luca says. “That is within our margin of error for the poll. It’s a narrow Tillis lead.”
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Body Of Missing Carrboro Man Found
Authorities have identified a body recovered from the Pigg River as that of a North Carolina man who had been reported missing.
Schoettmer, Tar Heel Defense Ready to Leave Mark on 2014
“The first two seasons we’ve been average as a defense. But this year, we’re finally understanding the defense as a whole,” Schoettmer says.
Chapel Hill, Carrboro Mayors Implore Landlords to Accept Section 8 Tenants
The Mayors of Chapel Hill and Carrboro held a joint news conference Tuesday morning at Carrboro Town Commons to highlight the problems of low-income r...
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Time-Out on W. Franklin Street Finds New Home
Time Out Restaurant at 133 West Franklin Street in Chapel Hill is closing on August 31.
Indictments For 2 Charged In UNC Professor’s Death
Two men now face indictments in the death of a professor at UNC.