After more than a decade of inactivity, The Colonial Inn may see new life after a report outlined its development potential. The Town of Hillsborough spent $8,500 on a contract with the UNC School of Government’s Development Finance Initiative (DFI) to explore the town’s options for the 176-year-old inn, currently owned by Francis Henry.
When the Affordable Care Act and its insurance plans made their disastrous debut on the Internet nearly two years ago, the last thing journalists might've expected was an offer from President Obama's health-care secretary to drop by the newsroom for an in-person briefing on how things were going.
Q. My husband has been taking lisinopril for years now to control hypertension. We never associated his persistent nonstop coughing with this drug until today.
Randy Newman apparently wrote his song, “Short People,” about individuals who are short in a figurative sense -- meaning “short-tempered and small-minded.” He was surprised at the strong reaction to the song, though he croons, “Short people got no reason to live.”
Once upon a time, in the not too far-away village of Efland, there was a school named Efland Cheeks Elementary School. In that school there was a young third-grade teacher named Omar Currie. He was well-liked by his students and their parents
My son came over today — “Not To Visit, Mom!” he warned. “I just want to look through those boxes I stored in your attic for some notes I need.”
Scott Brick reads Jon Krakauer’s introductory author’s note for “Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in a College Town “ (Random House, approx.. 12 hours).