The Carrboro Board of Aldermen voted 5-1 to cover the $841,000 difference between the estimate and the bid for Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Park, bringing the total construction cost to nearly $2.2 million.
A new pathology report raises questions and concerns about whether the death of a man found with a dog leash around his neck was actually a homicide. Bill Bishop was found unresponsive in his Durham home in April.
Northwood neighbors got a postcard from NC Department of Transportation about plans to widen I-40, but what they didn’t expect to see was Eubanks Road rerouted to run a busy five-lane road through their homes in Chapel Hill.
An Orange County judge dismissed a misdemeanor assault charge brought against UNC-Chapel Hill lecturer Dwayne Dixon on Thursday citing a flawed charging document related to an August 2018 Silent Sam protest.
Habitat for Humanity of Orange County and Carol Woods Retirement Community want to build a mixed-income neighborhood of duplexes, apartments, townhouses and assisted-living units near East Chapel Hill High School.
She hasn’t been sworn into office yet, but Durham County’s next district attorney is already talking about bold changes that she hopes will disrupt the school-to-prison pipeline by keeping students out of jail when they get in a fight or have marijuana.
Chapel Hill, UNC and other law enforcement agencies were accused of using “heavy-handed” tactics against Silent Sam protesters on the university’s campus. A town policing advisory board is reviewing what happened.
Durham, North Carolina, public schools delayed school-opening by two hours Tuesday because of flooding on some roads, and the Durham County Sheriff’s Office issued a list of roads for drivers to avoid.
A video by produced by members of the Pittsboro, NC police department who took up the law enforcement #LipSyncChallenge has garnered over 4 million views on Facebook. The video spoofs the popular SNL more cowbell skit.