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Sep. 30, 2014 @ 11:17 AM

Nosh’s weekend biscuits and gravy

Ronnie Evans said the biscuits and gravy at Nosh will put you to sleep.

He’s right.

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 06:12 PM

Long Meadow pool needs $131K fix

Long Meadow Park’s swimming pool leaks in six places and needs $131,085 in repairs if it’s go back in service, consultants are telling city officials.

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 04:23 PM

Durham officer receives ‘Woman of the Year’ award

Marianne Bond had always wanted to be a police officer. But when she was leaving high school, police departments still had a height requirement – one she couldn’t quite meet. So she went to college to pursue a degree in nutrition.

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 11:09 AM

Family of Duke's Powell seeks help

Fundraising underway to cover costs of 7-year-old boy's cancer treatment

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 10:05 AM

Wilsons donate $3 million to Duke

Gift, part of Duke Forward campaign, will fund athletics facilties upgrades and the Nasher Museum endowment.

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 11:05 AM

Buzz: Food truck aims for brick-and-mortar business

  • Sierra Nevada and Counter Culture tasting
  • Fast casual pizza chain coming to Morrisville


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Sep. 30, 2014 @ 04:49 PM

Duke students see DWI ‘crashes’ up-close


A pedestrian is mowed down by a drunken driver.


A storefront window shatters when a texting driver crashes into it.

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 05:21 PM

New teacher mentors, principal coaches to start work Oct. 1

The school district’s new teacher mentors and principal coaches are expected to start work on Oct. 16.

The school board approved programs last month to hire 20 retired teachers and 10 retired principals or administrators to mentor young teachers and principals.  

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 04:23 PM

Durham officer receives ‘Woman of the Year’ award

Marianne Bond had always wanted to be a police officer. But when she was leaving high school, police departments still had a height requirement – one she couldn’t quite meet. So she went to college to pursue a degree in nutrition.

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 05:37 PM

No serious injuries in bus wreck

A Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools bus was involved in a collision Tuesday afternoon after school. No one was seriously injured.

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Sep. 29, 2014 @ 06:03 PM


UNC's secondary is a primary concern after Tigers strikes.

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 05:44 PM

Containing Howard QB McGhee like playing with fire

Howard quarterback Greg McGhee is spectacular. He’s the preseason player of the year in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference and last week against N.C. A&T accounted for 330 of the 396 yards of total offense that Howard generated. McGhee (6-3, 210) threw for 237 yards and a touchdown, and he ran for 93 yards and a touchdown.

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 04:56 PM

Ex-Duke RB Gary Wilson, son cough up big bucks

Gary Wilson was part of the last Duke team to win a football bowl game more than 50 years ago. On Tuesday, Duke announced that the former Blue Devils running back and his son, also a Duke graduate, are donating $3 million that will go toward athletics and the Nasher Museum.

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 05:38 PM

Krzyzewski names Cook, Jefferson Duke co-captains

Senior Quinn Cook and junior Amile Jefferson have been named team captains for the 2014-15 basketball season, Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski announced Tuesday.

Sep. 29, 2014 @ 09:17 PM

NCCU's Moton dishes nearly 100 assists to single moms

N.C. Central's basketball players and coaches would tell you that showing love to single mothers was like food to their souls.

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 06:46 PM

N.C. State coach apologizes for false accusations

N.C. State coach Dave Doeren apologizes to Florida State after accusing Seminoles of flopping on Saturday and Monday.

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Sep. 29, 2014 @ 10:51 AM
Sep. 29, 2014 @ 04:51 PM

Welcome compromise emerging

A few weeks ago, as the Watts Hospital-Hillandale Neighborhood Association and bicycle advocates found themselves at loggerheads over traffic-calming plans along Club Boulevard, we agreed with a comment by Councilman Steve Schewel.

“Is there a way to make Club Boulevard friendlier to both cyclists and pedestrians?” Schewell wondered. “I expect there is. Would such a plan be worth the wait?”

Sep. 29, 2014 @ 10:15 AM

'A tale of two countries' -- Jefferson County's assault on U.S. history

This is a tale of two countries.

The first country was built on a radical new promise of human equality and a guarantee of the right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. 

Sep. 29, 2014 @ 11:58 AM

Letters to the Editor, Sept. 30

  • Vote for Hagan
  • Tillis not the one

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Sep. 28, 2014 @ 03:49 PM

Durham entertainment leaders work to form single voice

Leaders from the largest entertainment organizations in Durham sit shoeless around a table at Samuel H. Scripps Studios on Broad Street.

Sep. 29, 2014 @ 06:04 PM

Lenovo nears acquisition of IBM server business

In an approximately $2.1 billion dollar deal expected to close Wednesday, Lenovo will acquire IBM’s x86 server business.

Sep. 28, 2014 @ 02:19 PM

Buzz: Dog treat bakery celebrates 1st anniversary

  • Durham entrepreneurs launch consumer products fund

Sep. 26, 2014 @ 06:23 PM

Blue Cross Blue Shield drops HMO plans in 11 counties

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina will drop its Blue Medicare HMO standard and Blue Medicare HMO Enhanced plan products in 11 North Carolina counties in 2015, affecting 50,000 beneficiaries statewide.


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Sep. 25, 2014 @ 11:21 AM

Greenberg: Many cameras, many visions at the Ackland

“Photography is a problem,” said Peter Nisbet, interim director and curator of the new photography show at the Ackland Art Museum. At the press preview, he talked about the deluge of photographs that will not stop. Everyone takes pictures, he said, and for a museum which has the biggest photography collection in the state, the question remains, is it art and which images are worth preserving? With that said, Nisbet introduced a show filled with 150 photographs chosen from more than 500 that have been collected in the last 10 years.

Sep. 29, 2014 @ 09:17 AM

DPS Corner: Principals are the superheroes of Durham Public Schools

Last month in the DPS Corner, we shared some tips from our principals on how best parents can support their children throughout the school year. This month, we’d like to turn the spotlight back on principals for a moment and thank them for being so indispensable to Durham Public Schools. Why? Because this October is National Principals Month, and we hope you’ll join us in celebrating their contributions to our schools.

Sep. 29, 2014 @ 09:38 AM

Class Notes

  • Moulton donates money, instruments
  • Two named semifinalist in scholarship program
  • Youth leads book drive
  • Pearsontown launches mentoring program
  • Riverside student to compete in state program
  • Calling all Carrington alumni
  • Students recognized for art work
  • Students for peace

Sep. 29, 2014 @ 10:38 AM

Campus briefs

  • Health society announces award recipient
  • Hamilton College student matriculates as first-year
  • UNC student receives Northwestern Mutual national award
  • UNC’s Hatchell to speak at Lineberger auction, breakfast