3 hrs ago
Chapel Hill News
OWASA to hold budget hearing Thursday
The OWASA Board of Directors will hold public hearings on the proposed budget, rates and capital investment program at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 23, in Chapel Hill Town Hall, 405 Martin Luther King Jr.
7 hrs ago
Chapel Hill News
Crowd protests school language cuts
Foreign languages were again the draw for a standing-room crowd that spilled out the Chapel Hill-Carrboro school board's meeting room last week.
Sun May 19, 2013
What do we eat? New food map will tell us
In this photo taken April 3, 2013, nutrition scholar Prof. Barry Popkin, head of the University of North Carolina Food Research Program, discusses his study, what foods Americans are purchasing in stores and eating, in his office at UNC-Chapel Hill.
Mavericks ready to chase their dreams
It's important to invest as much as possible in your dreams, Middle College High School senior Eeyi Oon told her classmates on Friday afternoon.
The Cookery is transformative venture in West Durham
He ended up having a random conversation that has transformed not only his life but also his city.
Brian Minton appeals 2008 murder conviction
Brian Gregory Minton, who was found guilty of first-degree murder in the death of Joshua Bailey, has appealed his conviction saying the case against him was weak and prosecutors bolstered it by using inadmissible character evidence.
Sat May 18, 2013
Burlington Times News
Johnson has a proposal for doing exactly that. He wants to provide his employees with a pay raise in 2013-14 using available funds within his budget to keep more of them from leaving the department for financial reasons.
Rocky Mount Telegram
G.W. Carver alumni celebrates 72nd anniversary
The S.A. Gilliam Scholarship Awards Banquet is among the highlights of the celebration.
Birds and Arrows credit Bill Hudson.JPG
For their third release, "Coyotes," the wife-and-husband-duo of Andrea and Pete Connolly - better known as Birds and Arrows - wanted to extend their sound palette.
Amateur Hour: Colin Moran
Colin Moran strays a bit from my previous two spotlights on Clint Frazier and Kris Bryant.
Fri May 17, 2013
Raleigh considers banning dogs from city athletic fields, playgrounds
Dogs have to stay on leashes in Raleigh parks but can run freely at three dog parks: Oakwood , Millbrook Exchange and Carolina Pines .
First Bite: The Red Bicycle Coffee and Crepes
The Red Bicycle Coffee and Crepes opened a few months ago after relocating to Germantown from Chapel Hill, N.C. I've been meaning to stop in for a while, but I was finally able to get over there for the first time a couple of weeks ago.
F#%king Up Everything's Lisa Birnbaum on Her Life-Changing Travel and Personal Bucket List
All you've got to do is get on the L train, and you're going to see every version of every character in our play.' Age & Hometown: 31; Chapel Hill, NC.
Thu May 16, 2013
Edwards reactivates law license, speaking at event
Former presidential contender John Edwards has reactivated his license to practice law and is setting out on the speaking circuit.
Orange County student protests standardized tests
Sixth grader Zoe Morris refused to take the standardized tests known as "Measures of Student Learning" that started Tuesday at McDougle Middle School in Chapel Hill.
Wed May 15, 2013
Gubernatorial candidate James Protzman could rouse the Democrats
Protzman is a Naval Academy graduate, a successful businessman and a former Chapel Hill Town Council member.
Knoxville News Sentinel
Recipe finder: Amaretto-almond pound cake
Rose Dodds from Bel Air, Md., was searching for a recipe for a cake with a texture similar to poundcake and the almond flavor of Italian amaretti cookies.
The Charlotte Observer
Smokers may soon get to light up in beaches and parks again
Triangle towns that currently have some form of outdoor smoking ban on public grounds include Angier, Carrboro, Cary, Chapel Hill, Durham, Garner, Holly Springs, Lillington, Morrisville, Raleigh, Rolesville, Selma, Smithfield, Wake Forest and Wendell.
Jacksonville Daily News
Civil War program set
The Swansboro Friends of the Library and Swansboro Historical Association are co-hosting a presentation this week on women during the Civil War.
Tue May 14, 2013
Chapel Hill News
Some landlords question voluntary rental program
Landlords, property owners and property managers who want to register individual rental housing, should contact Megan Wooley, Housing and Neighborhood Services Planner II, at 919-969-5059, or email firstname.lastname@example.org Information about the Landlord Partnership Program, along with a list of participating landlords, will be posted on the ... (more)