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Two local property owners were fined about $60,000 by the town of Chapel Hill after the town found 12 people were living at a property at 135 North St.Read More »
Orange County might be seeing an increase in rabies cases this year, highlighting the importance of preventative measures like vaccinations.Read More »
Chapel Hill and Carrboro residents will have the opportunity to experience the collaboration of three different artists and visit some of the many galleries and venues in the community in an evening of creative entertainment Friday.Read More »
Throughout the past 40 years, Cat’s Cradle has hosted some of the biggest names in music. While the number of national tours that come through the Cradle is high, Cat’s finds it equally important to support local music. “It is part of our mission to work with local artists.Read More »
Lindy Pendergrass has served Orange County as its sheriff for the past 32 years, and following his announcement in November that he wouldn’t be considering reelection to a ninth term, six candidates filed in February to fill his shoes.Read More »
East Franklin Street is closed after an early morning vehicle collision left power lines in the roadway, according to a Wednesday morning press release from the Chapel Hill Police Department.Read More »
Creighton Moeller wears many hats.Read More »
It’s fair to say that neither Jen nor Pete Minnelli would be embarking on their latest venture if one had never met the other.Read More »
The competition is heating up between apartment complexes in Chapel Hill. This year two new luxury student apartment complexes — LUX at Central Park and Shortbread Lofts — will open near campus.Read More »
After studying the Chinese culture for 15 years, Edward Slingerland writes a book encouraging people to turn to the influences of non-action and to integrate spontaneity into their everyday lives.Read More »