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29 min ago | HeraldSun.com
Maceo Parker, the saxophonist who has worked with James Brown and George Clinton, is among the headliners at the Art of Cool Festival this weekend.
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4 hrs ago | WDBZ-AM Cincinnati
James "Jay" Marshall Rogers Jr. was the first Black teacher to win the Council of Chief State School Officers' National Teacher Of The Year award back on this day in 1972.
8 hrs ago | News Observer
Council members Jim Ward, Matt Czajkowski, George Cianciolo and Ed Harrison said the plan for a “form-based code” that would remove the council from future projects’ approval process needs more work.
12 hrs ago | HeraldSun.com
"2nd Annual Will Grossman Memorial Photo Competition," Through This Lens gallery, 303 E. Chapel Hill St., Durham, through May 10. There are a lot of people who love Durham and North Carolina, but no group is more enamored of our area than photographers, and the Will Grossman competition has been organized to encourage that love.
12 hrs ago | Business Journal
The Blue Note Grill in Durham is moving from its Durham-Chapel Hill Boulevard location to a two-bay building at 709 and 711 Washington Street, near the old Durham Athletic Park.
13 hrs ago | Shelby Shopper And Info
Dr. Philip Jiamachello, a pediatric dentist in Shelby, is the proud owner of this unique ELF mobile.
17 hrs ago | News Observer
In a 22-page investigation report issued Wednesday, the Labor Department described new details in the case of the Vortex ride.
Sen. Kay Hagan , who has eight Republican candidates looking to unseat her in the upcoming election, speaks with reporters after an event that awarded a posthumous bronze star in Durham, N.C., April 15, 2014.
The IM1 will first be implemented at Roswell Park's Head & Neck/Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery/Dental Oncology & Maxillofacial Prosthetics Center, which operates under the direction of Wesley Hicks Jr., MD, FACS.
Demolition and other work is beginning soon at the former Liggett Group cigarette factory on Main Street downtown, a spokesman for the company that owns the building confirmed Wednesday.
Special Superior Court Judge Richard Doughton issued a preliminary injunction in a lawsuit brought by Guilford and Durham school boards, granting their request to put new state-mandated contracts on hold.
For one New Bern family, Easter weekend was not just a time for religious services and Easter egg hunts; it was a time to celebrate a second chance.
There is only a May election for this contest, not an additional race in November.
A preliminary frontal view of the 21c Museum Hotel in downtown Durham, which is adjacent to property under contract for purchase by a partnership that includes local entrepreneur Alston Gardner.
The 31-year-old purchaser for Durham, N.C., roaster Counter Culture Coffee has rolled out a new version of a tool long used by coffee tasters to elicit the adjectives that may be on the tip of the tongue: a flavor wheel.
City officials have fielded a complaint about the way police handled a protest, this time one that targeted two fast-food restaurants in north Durham.
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