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Hiking trail draws concern

An estimated 28 miles of the Mountains to Sea Trail are planned to run through Orange County.
September 27, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

CH to share Rogers Road costs

Chapel Hill Town Council members did not specify how much funding they would provide for the Rogers Road neighborhood.
September 27, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

Shuttle to the music festival

Chapel Hill Transit will provide a free shuttle from the Carrboro Plaza Park and Ride to the Carrboro Music Festival.
September 27, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

Trustees ask Thorp to stay

The UNC Board of Trustees passed a resolution on Sept. 19 requesting that Chancellor Holden Thorp reconsider his decision to step down.
September 27, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

Dog Adoption Month

To celebrate Adopt a Shelter Dog Month, Orange County Animal Services has reduced the adoption fee for select dogs to $60 through October.
September 27, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

Buses to the game

The Tar Heel Express will provide shuttle service on Saturday for the UNC football game against Idaho.
September 27, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

Carrboro to share Rogers Road costs

The Carrboro BoA voted unanimously to share costs for both the community center and the installation of sewer service for the Rogers Road neighborhood.
September 20, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

Library criteria OKed

The Orange County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved modifications to criteria for siting a library in southwest Orange County.
September 20, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

Thorp to step down

Holden ThorpUNC Chancellor Holden Thorp intends to step down at the end of this academic year because he says it’s best for the future of the university.
September 20, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

Charterwood vote returns

A decision on Charterwood has still not been made, and the Chapel Hill Town Council is set to take a third vote on the project.
September 20, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

County and BOE discuss pre-K concerns

Both the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools and the Orange County Schools districts are encountering problems with where to house students in their aging facilities.
September 20, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

Group calls for ads’ removal

Residents both in support of and against the controversial bus ads’ removal packed the Chapel Hill Town Council meeting last week.
September 20, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

Carrboro brewery finds a home downtown

Eric Knight hopes Steel String Brewery becomes a place to see music, to go after a jog, to catch a movie, to grab a locally brewed craft beer.
September 20, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

Pedestrian safety campaign

Bumper stickers promoting “Watch for Me NC,” are available for free at Carrboro Town Hall.
September 20, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

Chatham candidate forum

The Chatham County Partnership for Children will sponsor a non-partisan Meet the Candidates Forum.
September 20, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »