A person has been arrested in connection with a fatal Friday night stabbing in downtown Chapel Hill.
Local power companies are working around the clock to restore power outages across the county following the snowstorm that hit Orange County late Wednesday night and early Thursday morning.
More than 36 hours after the shooting deaths of Deah Shaddy Barakat, Yusor Mohammad Abu-Salha and Razan Mohammad Abu-Salha, there are still more questions than answers.
It’s 7:17 p.m. and a woman is sitting on a curb on Summerwalk Circle, face in her hands, sobbing.
Dozens of high school students and parents gathered at Peace and Justice Plaza on Wednesday night to honor a girl who wanted her death to inspire acceptance of transgender people.
A group of Chapel Hill residents is banding together to voice concerns about the effects of big development on the community.
A handful of major developments made progress in Chapel Hill this year, contributing the growing residential and commercial space in the town.
Tarheel Takeout customers are keeping a close eye on their bank accounts after the company revealed hackers might have accessed account information.
Taco Tuesdays are no more — at Qdoba Mexican Grill on Franklin Street at least.
Chapel Hill police will not file charges against the driver of a vehicle that struck and killed a bicyclist on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard earlier this month — and the town is starting an initiative to prevent bicyclist and pedestrian deaths in the future.
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The Orange County Board of County Commissioners’ meeting Thursday night was a little sweeter than usual.
After 25 years of discussion, a southern branch of the Orange County Public Library is still three to five years away. At Tuesday’s Board of County Commissioner’s meeting, commissioners received an update on a continuing effort between the county and Carrboro to choose a site for the library. Three sites were originally proposed: 1128 Hillsborough Rd., 401 Fidelity St. and 301 West Main St.
The Board of Alderman approved a recommendation by the town’s Economic and Community Development department to hire a Carrboro-based marketing group to head the town’s new branding campaign.
The Carrboro Board of Aldermen voted Tuesday to hold a public hearing on Jan. 29 about the proposed rezoning of 901 W.
Orange County Board of Commissioners voted Thursday night to hire an outside consulting group, Solutions for Local Government, Inc., to assess the County’s Emergency Medical Services and E911 Communications Center. The board’s decision was based on a recommendation from the county’s Emergency Services Workgroup.
At a Monday night forum, Carrboro Board of Aldermen candidates discussed ways to update the town’s website, which has been criticized as outdated and hard to navigate. But most candidates agreed that in a time of limited financial resources, updating the website is not a priority.
Members of the Chapel Hill Town Council come from many walks of life. The council includes a dentist, a caterer, and a businessman, among others.
The Carrboro Board of Aldermen discussed the revision of an anti-lingering ordinance Tuesday night that bans people from loitering at the corner of Jones Ferry Road and Davie Road.