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The playground at the Chapel Hill Community Center, 120 S. Estes Drive, will be closed for maintenance on Thursday, April 17. The playground is expected to be closed from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., but may be closed longer depending on weather.
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Chapel Hill Mayor Mark Kleinschmidt joins other Triangle area officials, community leaders and moms Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at the Peace and Justice Plaza in Chapel Hill.
5 hrs ago | Chapel Hill News
8 hrs ago | CBS Local
A bar has banned Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines" to be played after a University of North Carolina student complained that the song promoted sexual violence.
9 hrs ago | Burlington Times News
A new study by researchers at UNC-Chapel Hill found that North Carolina's immigrant population has a positive impact on the state's economy, with immigrants contributing $23,371 on a per-capita basis.
11 hrs ago | Freshnews
'Everytown for Gun Safety' To Launch Today In Chapel Hill, Uniting Mayors, Moms, Gun Violence Survivors, Lawmakers, Law Enforcement Officials, Faith Leaders, And Other North Carolinians To End Gun Vio
One year after Congress failed to pass legislation to require comprehensive gun background checks despite near-unanimous public support, mayors, moms, gun violence survivors, faith leaders, lawmakers, law enforcement officials, and other North Carolinians will gather today to launch 'Everytown for Gun Safety,' a new gun violence prevention group.
I can understand why you might have supported the Affordable Care Act. You liked what Obama told you.
Overall, the trio of academics hired by University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill backed up assertions that Mary Willingham's data about student-athletes didn't support claims of widespread illiteracy.
WUNC's Back Porch Music on the Lawn series is getting back to its roots. The series is moving back to the popular spot under the Lucky Strike tower in the heart of the American Tobacco Campus .
Economic impact can be taken two ways. For the newly-formed Kings Mountain Awareness Group, the impacts of a casino - both economic and moral - are seen as negative.
Broadwell, the daughter of Harold Broadwell and Carol Gates of Wendell, has been named a UNC Buckley Scholar for her work in volunteerism over her four years as a student at UNC.
Critics of the Ephesus-Fordham redevelopment plan floated a red balloon over Village Plaza on Thursday to demonstrate the height of proposed seven-story buildings.
The "form-based code" district would set guidelines for future building projects, including height, parking and landscapes.
The Merge Records signing spree continues: Today, the label announced that the rangy garage-rock trio Spider Bags joined the roster.
Vivian Connell, a teacher at Phoenix Academy High School, is raising money to bring the school to the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum at the end of May in Washington, D.C. Connell and museum officials are raising money to meet their goal of $20,000 for transportation, lodging and food.
Poet CJ Suitt will perform with Will McInerney and Kane Smego at a Sacrificial Poets event focusing on youth issues at 8 p.m. Friday, April 18, and Saturday, April 19, in Swain Hall, Studio 6, at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.