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Town Talk | Last updated: 10/31 RSS

Town Talk covers people, events, businesses and local government in the Chapel Hill-Carrboro area. Check out our two weekly series: Humans of Chapel Hill and Live from Franklin Tweet. Email questions, concerns or comments to

Canvas | Last updated: 10/31 RSS

Your DTH dose of all things artistic! Canvas covers the flourishing culture of the Chapel Hill/Carrboro area, providing event previews, show reviews and in-depth looks at local artists. For more information, questions or comments, contact ""

Pit Talk | Last updated: 10/31 RSS

Campus news and happenings. If you have questions or comments, e-mail Opinions expressed in blog posts are those of the authors, and not of The Daily Tar Heel.

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From the Press Box | Last updated: 10/11 RSS

From the Press Box presents a collection of in-game and post-game recaps for weekend sports action in addition to notes from practices and other entertaining stories throughout the week.

Returning this year, From the Press Box presents a daily, "Tracking the Tar Heels" post that provides links to the important UNC sports news of the day. On Tuesdays you can find the best tweets from UNC athletes in "Hark the Tweets" and on Thursdays we highlight Tar Heel athletes use of Instagram in "InstaHeels." Assistant Sports Editor Aaron Dodson is in charge of day-to-day operations for From the Press Box.

Through the Lens | Last updated: 10/06 RSS

Through the Lens is the photojournalism blog of the Daily Tar Heel, showcasing the best in photography by DTH staff photographers and photo editors.

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A Nightmare on Franklin Street: Haunted Places in Chapel Hill

In honor of Halloween, staff writer Wei Zhou investigated claims of hauntings around Chapel Hill. Significant evidence of hauntings were found at two locales — The Carolina Inn and Gimghoul Castle.

As Senate candidates enter final days, Tillis gets prominent help on stage and on screen

If Thom Tillis can defeat Sen. Kay Hagan in the November election, the Republicans will likely have an easy path to their ultimate goal: control of both houses of Congress.

The Republican Party knows this, and its leaders have sent the cavalry into North Carolina to support Tillis’ campaign ...

Humans of Chapel Hill for Oct. 31

Daily Tar Heel Staff Writer Meg Garner sat down with Chapel Hill residents "Flav" and Daniel Hepp, who were playing chess outside Asia Cafe, for Town Talk’s weekly Humans of Chapel Hill feature.

Chapel Hill Rockapella: The UNC Harmonyx

Throughout the fall semester, Canvas will follow several of UNC’s student a cappella group...

Town Council approves three special use permits

Special use permits for three new developments were approved by the Chapel Hill Town Council Monday.

Libertarian Senate candidate Sean Haugh gets unexpected help from blunt ads

It’s tough running as a Libertarian political candidate in the U.S.

The plurality system...

UNC Bucket List #99: Take an early morning walk across campus before anyone is awake

My friends said it would look like the walk of shame, but I had my mind—and my alarm—...