Blog: Community News

Apr. 26, 2014 @ 04:23 PM

Candidate wants curbs on county fire-service moves

A candidate for a N.C. House seat representing northern Orange and Durham counties wants to restrict the ability of county governments to force changes to the staffing of volunteer fire departments.


Apr. 26, 2014 @ 04:12 PM

City Council members OK AT&T gigabit-speed Internet install

City Council members have OK’ed a contract that helps clear the way for AT&T to begin installing gigabit-speed Internet service in some parts of Durham sometime in 2015.


Apr. 26, 2014 @ 04:13 PM

Contractors fall behind in construction of new fire station

Construction of a new city fire station on Camden Avenue has fallen far behind schedule, to the point a building that was supposed to have been ready in late in 2013 might be complete in October.