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Emergency services study review

OC will host an informational meeting for the public to review a draft assessment of Emergency Medical Services and 911/communications center operations.
September 20, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

Arrests made in auto break-ins

The Chapel Hill Police Department has arrested two men from Durham for their involvement in five vehicle break-ins that occurred in the Providence Glen neighborhood.
September 20, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

West Hillsborough community watch

The Orange County Sheriff’s office and the Hillsborough Police Department are partnering to form a community watch in West Hillsborough.
September 20, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

Charter school approved

The North Carolina State Board of Education has given the go-ahead to the Howard and Lillian Lee Scholars Charter School to begin providing K-8 instruction.
September 13, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

County pledges to build community center

The OC Board of Commissioners has stated they intend to move forward quickly in providing the Rogers Road neighborhood with a new community center.
September 13, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

BOA seeks Transit stop

The Carrboro Board of Aldermen on Tuesday voted unanimously to ask Triangle Transit to extend service with a stop in downtown Carrboro.
September 13, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

BOE approves redistricting process

Plans for redistricting for the opening of elementary school 11 were set in motion at the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools Board of Education meeting last Thursday.
September 13, 2012 | Posted in: News, Schools | Comments closed | Full Story »

Rape suspect arrested

Alejandro Artemio Chilel Romero, 19, of 416 S. Greensboro St. was arrested by the Carrboro Police Department on Monday on charges of rape and burglary.
September 13, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

East Main Street lane closure

From 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. this Saturday and Sunday, East Main Street will be reduced to one lane between the intersections of West Rosemary and Lloyd streets.
September 13, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

CH 2020 focus area open house

The Town of Chapel Hill will hold a public information open house to discuss the future of the Ephesus Church Road-Fordham Boulevard focus area.
September 13, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

Emergency services director to retire

Orange County Emergency Services director Frank Montes de Oca has announced he will retire in January 2013.
September 13, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

Police seek suspects in break-in

The Chapel Hill PD is seeking anyone who can help identify three male suspects who were caught on surveillance film breaking into Pulse Nightclub on Sept. 3.
September 13, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

Interim library director named

Mark Bayles, the assistant director of the Chapel Hill Public Library, has been appointed interim director.
September 13, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

Wastewater spill at Bolin Creek

On Sept. 7, OWASA personnel responded to a spill of untreated wastewater from a damaged sewer near Ridgefield Apartments at Bolin Creek.
September 13, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »

Charter school a bad idea, foes say

Hardly anyone is saying the entire effort for charter schools should be scrapped.
September 6, 2012 | Posted in: News | Comments closed | Full Story »