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Feb. 27, 2015 @ 04:00 PM

BACK TO BUSINESS: Power returns; snow not in forecast

Life in the Bull City is returning to some normalcy after almost two weeks of wintry weather pummeled the area and left thousands without electricity.

Feb. 27, 2015 @ 03:16 PM

UNC leaders OK tuition, fee hikes

UNC’s Board of Governors on Friday approved a package of tuition and fee increases that on average will raise the cost to in-state students of attending the system’s 16 universities by 4.3 percent in the 2015-16 school year.


Feb. 27, 2015 @ 01:49 PM

New Blues & Brews Festival set for Bull City

Organizers have announced a new festival that will combine North Carolina blues musicians and local and regional beers. The first Blues & Brews Festival will be held May 30 in Durham Central Park, and organizers plan to make the event annual.


Feb. 27, 2015 @ 03:33 PM

Made in Durham receives $110K grant

Made in Durham will receive a $110,000 grant Lumina Foundation grant for its initiative to increase the number of people who earn certificates and degrees beyond high school.


Feb. 26, 2015 @ 04:33 PM

Make-up meeting set to discuss make-up days

A Durham Public Schools Board of Education meeting set for Thursday has been postponed and rescheduled for Monday, leaving students and teachers to wait to learn when they’ll have to make up days lost to snow-related issues over the past two weeks.


Feb. 26, 2015 @ 02:06 PM

Mitchell murder trial on hold until Monday

The trial of a man accused of murdering his 4-year-old son and trying to murder his two other children is on hold until Monday.


News View All »

Feb. 27, 2015 @ 04:00 PM

BACK TO BUSINESS: Power returns; snow not in forecast

Life in the Bull City is returning to some normalcy after almost two weeks of wintry weather pummeled the area and left thousands without electricity.

Feb. 27, 2015 @ 01:49 PM

New Blues & Brews Festival set for Bull City

Organizers have announced a new festival that will combine North Carolina blues musicians and local and regional beers. The first Blues & Brews Festival will be held May 30 in Durham Central Park, and organizers plan to make the event annual.


Feb. 27, 2015 @ 03:33 PM

Made in Durham receives $110K grant

Made in Durham will receive a $110,000 grant Lumina Foundation grant for its initiative to increase the number of people who earn certificates and degrees beyond high school.


Feb. 26, 2015 @ 04:33 PM

Make-up meeting set to discuss make-up days

A Durham Public Schools Board of Education meeting set for Thursday has been postponed and rescheduled for Monday, leaving students and teachers to wait to learn when they’ll have to make up days lost to snow-related issues over the past two weeks.


Sports View All »

Feb. 26, 2015 @ 12:29 PM

Tough trip results in another Duke win

Duke rallies to win eighth consecutive game, clinches double-round bye for ACC Tournament

Feb. 26, 2015 @ 08:21 AM

Kenan upgrades to send UNC on the road for spring game

Repairs to Kenan Stadium drainage system forces the Tar Heels to play their spring game in Charlotte at Rocky River High School on April 11.

 


Feb. 26, 2015 @ 09:40 PM

Mavunga gives No. 15 North Carolina women win at buzzer

Stephanie Mavunga scored 23 points, including game-winning putback with one second left to give No. 15 North Carolina a 72-70 win over Virginia on Thursday night.

 

Feb. 26, 2015 @ 09:37 PM

Georgia Tech women end 37-game skid vs. No. 16 Duke

Kaela Davis scored 24 points, Zaire O'Neil and Aaliyah Whiteside added 12 points apiece and Georgia Tech snapped a 37-game series losing streak to Duke, beating the No. 16 Blue Devils 71-62 on Thursday night.

 

Feb. 26, 2015 @ 02:03 AM

Okafor, Cook help Duke survive Virginia Tech

Freshman center returns from injury to score a season-high 30, Cook adds 26 as Blue Devils win in overtime


Feb. 26, 2015 @ 10:04 AM

Trailblazers accepted challenges offered by UNC

Life doesn’t merely happen to trailblazers. Trailblazers impose upon life.


Opinion View All »

Feb. 23, 2015 @ 10:33 AM
Feb. 25, 2015 @ 06:43 AM

A question of compensation

Durham taxpayers appreciate, we’re sure, the city’s being careful steward of the moneyit collects from residents and businesses. 


Feb. 23, 2015 @ 10:57 AM

The ’57 Chevy: two stories about the same car

What is it about a 1957 Chevrolet?

Like The New York Times offering on its store page a “1957 Bel Air 50th Anniversary Edition $99.95. Numbered, limited edition of 1,957.”

Before you order, let me tell you about the North Carolina connection to the car. Make that “connections,” as there are more than one.


Feb. 24, 2015 @ 03:05 PM

Letters to the Editor, Feb. 25

  • Thanks for logistics for fans
  • Sounds like class warfare

Business View All »

Feb. 25, 2015 @ 10:09 AM

Rx Wine Lab opens at Golden Belt

After launching a Kickstarter campaign in December, Master Sommelier Fred Dex has opened a weekend pop-up wine bar at Golden Belt.

Feb. 24, 2015 @ 04:28 PM

Anthem hack affects 775,000 in N.C.

The infiltration of Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield’s customer data has impacted more than 775,000 people in North Carolina, the Department of Insurance (DOI) reported Tuesday.


Feb. 24, 2015 @ 03:29 PM

Allegiant to offer nonstop service from RDU to Florida

LasVegas-based domestic airline Allegiant Air will operate six weekly flights from RDU to Orlando, the Tampa Bay area and Southwest Florida.


Feb. 22, 2015 @ 03:16 PM

Business briefs: Local business news

EpiCypher launches website ... College workshop offered in Oxford ...


Lifestyles View All »

Feb. 26, 2015 @ 04:03 PM

SOUNDS OF AMERICA: Burt Bacharach at Carolina Theatre

Composer Burt Bacharach’s catalogue of melodies is now part of the American songbook even if listeners cannot readily name the composer : “Baby, It’s You,” “Walk on By,” “I Say a Little Prayer for You,” “That’s What Friends Are For." He will be in concert Wednesday, March 4 at the Carolina Theatre.

Feb. 26, 2015 @ 03:56 PM

A PLAY FOR ALL TIMES: PlayMakers to present ‘An Enemy of the People’

In “An Enemy of the People,” Dr. Stockmann, a respected member of his community, comes across information that the water in a project considered crucial to the town’s livelihood is contaminated. Stockmann’s intent to publish that information in the local newspaper runs against the wishes of his brother Peter, also the town’s mayor, who argues against disclosure because of possible harm to the town’s economy.


Feb. 26, 2015 @ 04:32 PM

‘The Passion of Flamenco’ comes to Motorco

“The Passion of Flamenco” features three performances by Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana at Motorco Music Hall Friday through Sunday, Feb. 27-March 1, and a free, public symposium and flamenco dance class on Saturday, Feb. 28 on Duke University’s East Campus.


Feb. 25, 2015 @ 03:22 PM

AFRICAN CHILDREN’S CHOIR: 18 Ugandan girls and boys to perform in Durham

The African Children’s Choir will perform a concert next week at King’s Park International Church in Durham. An offering will be taken to support the work of the choir program of international organization Music for Life.