Paul Kushner


State GDP growth bodes well for hiring

North Carolina has continued to climb out of the recession in the past year, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce — a hopeful sign for students that the job market is becoming increasingly viable.

Carolina Capitol Roundup: Sept. 2-5

Congressional lawmakers were home this week for district work as they round out the five-week August recess — and North Carolina’s delegation was active across the state.

Carolina Capitol Roundup: June 1-6

As a part of the ongoing series on news from Capitol Hill about North Carolina, we look at last week's events, including VA reform and the 70th anniversary of D-Day.

Aldermen might nix future drive-throughs

The Carrboro Board of Aldermen met Tuesday night and unanimously recommended for Town staff to look at removing drive-thrus as an acceptable use within all zoning distinctions in the town. Board of Aldermen member Damon Siles said that, after prompting from multiple citizens, the board should take of the work that was started 15 years ago, a removal of drive-thrus as an acceptable use from all zoning areas within the town.