In The Herald-Sun

Oct. 19, 2014 @ 04:56 PM

‘He has built cultural bridges’

In announcing the Bessie Award to Chuck Davis, the awards’ organization recognized this Durham-based dance maker’s achievements that include his founding and stewardship of DanceAfrica!, a festival he started in 1977 at New York’s Brooklyn Academy of Music.


Oct. 19, 2014 @ 04:54 PM

Taste-testing to put food on tables

People with cups in hand came to Carrboro Sunday afternoon on a twofold mission: to foster beer education and alleviate local hunger.


Oct. 19, 2014 @ 04:46 PM

Davis, master of ‘theater magic,’ honored for outstanding service

The man who has opened every performance for decades with “Peace! Love! Respect! For everybody!” will receive an award that represents the respect that others in his field have for him.


Oct. 19, 2014 @ 03:46 PM

UNC-CH officials develop health fee reduction plan

After the size of UNC-Chapel Hill’s health fee and its use for sexual health education programs raised the eyebrows of some UNC-system governing board members earlier this year, Chapel Hill leaders developed a three-year plan for paring it back.

 

Oct. 19, 2014 @ 02:29 PM

Durham Symphony to open Northgate series

Northgate Mall’s “Music on the Plaza” season will open Oct. 24 with the Durham Symphony Orchestra.


Oct. 19, 2014 @ 11:07 AM

Eagles uneasy in comfort zone, red zone

N.C. Central loses in the MEAC for the first time this season.


Oct. 19, 2014 @ 10:56 AM

Duke football Morning After

Notes from Duke's 20-13 win over Virginia, including Breon Borders' big day and a look at the offensive line's stellar effort


Oct. 19, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Best Bet: Julian Lage and Chris Eldridge

The acoustic guitar duo of Julian Lage and Chris “Critter” Eldridge are touring to promote their new release “Avalon.” They will perform at the Carolina Theatre at 8 p.m. Tuesday. For tickets, call 919-560-3030 or visit www.carolinatheatre.org.

 



Oct. 18, 2014 @ 11:29 PM

Chapel Hill looks at bullying; discusses problems, solutions

People gathered last week at East Chapel Hill High School to participate in a bullying panel hosted by Chapel Hill Mayor Mark Kleinschmidt.

 

Oct. 18, 2014 @ 06:02 PM

UNC-Chapel Hill team plans health fee reductions

After the size of UNC-Chapel Hill’s health fee and its use for sexual health education programs raised the eyebrows of some members of the system’s governing board earlier this year, Chapel Hill leaders developed a three-year plan for paring it back.


Oct. 18, 2014 @ 05:12 PM

Drive makes it OK to play with food

The fourth annual Creative Food Drive (CFD) brought together businesses, schools and non-profits on Saturday to raise money and food for Housing of New Hope, a Durham non-profit that assists in finding shelter and food for those in need.


Oct. 18, 2014 @ 03:51 PM

Duke beats Virginia

Blue Devils grab Coastal Division lead, gain bowl eligibility for third consecutive year


Oct. 18, 2014 @ 03:04 PM

Renters seek help from town government

Low-income tenants and the Human Rights Center of Chapel Hill-Carrboro have been struggling with property giant GSC Apartments for months – and recently, they asked local government to join in the conversation.

 

Oct. 18, 2014 @ 01:43 PM

Treatment program seeks to expand to 'heal more lives'

Stephanie Eakes came to the UNC Horizons treatment program for the first time in June 2012 because she knew it was a safe place to have her baby.

“I knew I couldn’t use any drugs here,” Eakes said of the Chapel Hill-based program, which is a substance abuse treatment program for pregnant women and mothers.