Planning will now commence for the relocation of the Kidzu Children's Museum after a unanimous vote by the Chapel Hill Town Council.
The Orange County Board of Education has created a new position in hopes of addressing issues of equity in county schools.
Langston has dedicated her life to the public health and education sector. Working in Honduras to increase access to public education shortly after graduation, allowed her to understand the possibilities education can provide students, and she continues to be an advocate for students in Chapel Hill and Carrboro.
House Bills 53 and 54 would impose restrictions on abortions similar to those already passed in other states.
Residents and storeowners are looking for ways to minimize future flood destruction after Hurricane Florence damaged properties in Chapel Hill.
There is a diverse refugee and immigrant community in Chapel Hill. But for these families, getting to where they are today has not been easy and poses challenges even years after they settle.
Numerous organizations funded under the Violence Against Women Act are having to face the reality that lacks guaranteed federal funds due to the ongoing federal shutdown. The Rape Crisis Volunteers of Cumberland County even had to furlough their staff. Despite the government shutdown, the Orange County Rape Crisis Center executive director, Rachel Valentine, says she still feels very confident in the long-term health of VAWA.
Gizmo Brew Works will open in the building where the Ramshead Rathskeller restaurant was formerly housed: “This space is beloved by Chapel Hill, so we’re thrilled that we’ve got someone going in there, and someone with a great reputation like Gizmo I think will be fantastic for the space.”
Chapel Hill Town Council is taking steps toward making the Town a better place to live by addressing key issues affecting foreign-born residents.
After 42 years in business, one of Carrboro's favorite local businesses is closing for good. But it will be open through the holiday rush, so get your "edgy" gifts while you still can.