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UNC Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse Get Top-25 Wins
The North Carolina men’s and women’s lacrosse teams continued the strong start to the teams’ respective seasons with a pair of top-25 wins over ...
UNC-Indiana Gets Latest Available Start Time on Friday
The Tar Heels will take on Indiana with a tip time set for approximately 10 o’clock Friday night. UNC is the No. 1 seed in the East Region and advan...
Retail Superstore Target Could Come To Chapel Hill
When it comes to the rumors of a Target coming to Chapel Hill, mayor Pam Hemminger can’t say much. “I can’t confirm or deny the story,...
Diamond Heels Complete Dominating Sweep of Duke
No folks, it’s not illegal what the No. 6 UNC baseball team did to the Duke Blue Devils in Durham this weekend. It just wasn’t very nice. ...
(Courtesy of UNC Sports Information) • Carolina is now 30-6 overall this season and 114-44 all-time in NCAA Tournament play. • The Tar Heels are 5...
On to the Sweet 16: Tar Heels Blast Providence, 85-66
Late in the first half of Saturday night’s NCAA Tournament second round matchup in Raleigh between top-seeded UNC and No. 9 seed Providence, Tar Hee...
UNC Baseball Blows Out Duke Again, Clinches Series
Picking up right where it left off on Friday night, the No. 6 UNC baseball team jumped all over the mistake-prone Duke Blue Devils in a series-clinch...
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Portion of Riverwalk to Close for Utilities Work
A portion of the Riverwalk’s western section will be closed this week as crews will be clearing a water line right-of-way. A release says crews ...
UNC Facing Tough Task in Providence in Round of 32
No. 1 seed UNC will enter Saturday night’s round of 32 matchup against Providence as near double-digit favorites to come away with a win, but th...
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Community Egg Hunts Moved to Sunday
The threat of rain in the forecast has caused the Towns of Chapel Hill and Carrboro to move the Community Egg Hunt events from Saturday to Sunday afte...
Durham Police Pull Over Black Men at Higher Rates
Advocacy groups said on Friday that they were not surprised after the Durham Police Department released a report showing evidence of disproportionate ...
No. 6 UNC Baseball Crushes Duke In Rivalry Series Opener
Another day, another win for the hot-hitting No. 6 UNC baseball team. Friday night at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park in Durham, the Tar Heel offense b...
Google Begins Fiber Installation in Chapel Hill
Google has started installing its fiber network infrastructure in Chapel Hill, according to the town. A release says this work will lay the network’...
Orange County’s “Project Connect” Seeks Your Help
Modeled after a national program, Project Connect helps hundreds of residents at risk of homelessness each year.
Marcus Paige Finalist for Arthur Ashe Jr. Male Athlete of the Year
UNC men’s basketball guard Marcus Paige has been named one of the four finalists for the 2016 Arthur Ashe Jr. Male and Female Athlete of the Year Aw...
UNC – Duke Square Off in Durham
UNC against Duke. It’s a big game, no matter the sport. The rivals will meet three times on the baseball field over the weekend as the Tar Heels get...
UNC-Florida Gulf Coast Notes
(Courtesy of UNC Sports Information) • Carolina is now 29-6 overall this season and 113-44 in NCAA Tournament play. • The Tar Heels are 51-10 as a...
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5K For Education Is Saturday
Organized by the Public School Foundation, the 5K For Education starts at 9 am at McCorkle Place.
Tar Heels Survive Early Scare From FGCU, Advance in NCAA Tourney
Entering the NCAA Tournament as one of the favorites to win it all, the No. 1-seeded Tar Heels kept their national title quest alive Thursday night wi...
Hillsborough Approves Master Plan for 1,000+ Unit Development
The master plan for the proposed Collins Ridge development in Hillsborough was approved by the Board of Commissioners at its meeting on Monday night. ...