Local briefs

Feb. 04, 2013 @ 06:24 PM

Purfoy Road closing postponed

CHAPEL HILL – The N. C. Department of Transportation has postponed the closure of part of Purefoy Road in Chapel Hill this week.

The work, which was to have closed the street from South Columbia Street to Mason Farm Road beginning today, will be rescheduled.

NCDOT planned to install storm drain pipe as part of the South Columbia Street enhancement project. 


Northgate to present travel program

DURHAM - Northgate Mall will  present a travel presentation about Portugal along with a  monthly health tip for the Northgate Heart and Sole Mall Walker group February 12.

Boyd Bangloy of Northgate’s GNC will open with a health-related topic followed by Boom! Magazine and Ryan Grissett with Collette Vacations featuring a program on an upcoming travel trip to Portugal April 5-14.  Sponsored by Boom! Magazine the presentation includes information about five UNESCO sites including Belem Tower, Jeronimo's Monastery, Sintra, Evora and Fado music.

The event kicks off at 8:30 a.m. with a complimentary breakfast at Northgate’s Food Gallery.  It is free and open to the public; no registration required.

For more information: (919) 286-4407. Northgate Mall is at 1058 West Club Boulevard.