The Chapel Hill Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 500 N. Columbia St. at 11:52 a.m. on Wednesday. Reports say the fire began in Unit B which was a vacant unit of the North Columbia Street public housing community.
Chapel Hill High’s student newspaper, the Proconian, will be going digital starting this year. The decision to move to an online platform was one of funding, time and ease of reaching readership.
The Shoppe Bar and Meatball Kitchen is next to Esperanza in Carrboro. Staff writer Lauren Talley spent an afternoon trying out their menu.
At any given time there are around 2,000 devices connected to the Town of Carrboro's free Wi-Fi, and Carrboro continues to be positive about the service they provide.
When Becky Laskody and her husband went looking for a neighborhood to raise a child in, they began exploring the idea of cohousing. Over twenty years later, Laskody is now one of the founding members of Arcadia, a Chapel Hill cohousing community.
Modern day hooping, an artistic movement and dance involving a hoop, has found itself in many major cities such as Los Angeles, New York — and Carrboro.
Halloween in Chapel Hill has become more tame in recent years due to collaborative efforts to make the town’s celebration more local.
Orange County has the highest per capita income in North Carolina according to the 2017 State of the Community report put together by the Chapel Hill-Carrboro Chamber of Commerce and the Triangle Community Foundation.