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Community table with meal featuring selections from local Durham vendors and live music. Proceeds ... Details: Monday, April 30, 6:30 p.m. Motorco Music Hall, 723 Rigsbee Ave, Durham. bit.ly/2qMdy5u. ... Lunchbox Talk: A Naturalist's North Carolina: Learning to Love (and Loving to Learn) Our State.
Police have made an arrest in the death of a Durham restaurant owner who was shot and killed in his driveway earlier this month. ... Cyndy Yu-Robinson, a board member for North Carolina Asian Americans Together, said targeted attacks on Asian American businesses have spiked during the past four ...

The report, released Thursday, found 14 charter school deserts in North Carolina, including nine in the Raleigh, Durham and Charlotte metro areas. The other five are in rural areas. "We think there are plenty of cities that are saturated with charters, but when you can zoom in at the census track level, you ...
Hardywood Park Craft Brewery is expanding distribution of some of its beer brands into the Raleigh-Durham area of North Carolina. ... brewery announced Thursday that it is partnering with Mims Distribution Co. in Raleigh to distribute its brands in North Carolina's Triangle region starting in late June.
DURHAM, N.C. — Authorities say one man is in custody after an overnight shooting at a North Carolina home. The Durham County Sheriff's Office tells local media outlets that officers were called at around 11:30 p.m. Thursday about a possible home invasion in Durham. When deputies arrived, they found a ...
The two-day event, presented by Blue Cross Blue Shield North Carolina will highlight the fact that 1.5 million people in the state struggle to buy affordable and fresh foods. A highlight of the event will be a two-day food festival featuring top chefs from 50 North Carolina restaurants serving food and drink ...

The debate is being sponsored by The Justice Collaborative Engagement Project, ACLU of North Carolina, and Carolina Justice Policy Center. It will take place at six thirty p.m. Tuesday at the NCCU School of Law. (See the candidates' responses to questionnaires from the ACLU of NC and the Carolina ...
From its just-completed operations center in Durham, Cypress Creek Renewables monitors and controls more than 230 solar projects. That includes almost 1.4 gigawatts worth of projects it owns and operates as well as about 500 megawatts it operates for other owners. The company is based in Santa ...
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — A Winter Weather Advisory will be in effect Monday for much of the northern counties in Central North Carolina, the National Weather Service ... The advisory is from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday and includes Person, Granville, Vance, Warren, Alamance, Orange and Durham counties.
CHAPEL HILL – News of legendary North Carolina Hall of Fame sports broadcaster Woody Durham's death at the age of 76 was particularly tough on die hard Tar Heel fans on the eve of UNC's opening game of the ACC Tournament versus Syracuse on Wednesday. Yet somehow, it was fitting that he ...
"When a person in Durham County loses their home to an eviction, they may lose their possessions, sense of community, and their children may need to change schools as their family is forced to move," the report begins. "The uprooting of so many residents on an annual bases has the tendency to fracture ...
The late Woody Durham is the recipient of the 12th annual Bob Bradley Spirit and Courage Award from the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association (ACSM) and the ... Durham, the iconic voice of University of North Carolina athletics for four decades, passed away early Wednesday morning at the age of 76.
Rachel Baiman has referred to her 2017 LP, Shame, as a "North Carolina album" because of the connections she made while recording it in Chapel Hill. The Nashville-based singer and songwriter called upon Mandolin Orange's Andrew Marlin to produce the album, and with that came contributions from ...
DURHAM — Duke women's basketball player Erin Mathias turned the sideline into a runway — and her coach was the model. The starting forward for ... "Erin just has amazing taste," said Harbison, a Lincolnton native and North Carolina State graduate who also has a connection to sports. He's the son of ...
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — A judge dismissed the criminal case Monday against the first of eight protesters standing trial on charges of toppling a Confederate statue last summer in North Carolina. Dante Strobino appeared in court for a brief trial on three misdemeanor counts including defacing a public ...
By CBS North Carolina Published: February 20, 2018, 9:04 am Updated: February 20, 2018, 12:30 pm ... DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) — A tractor-trailer full of mulch overturned earlier this morning and is blocking traffic on the service road exit ramp from the Durham Freeway to U.S. Highway 15-501. The crash occurred around ...
Durham wasn't unique. In the latter half of the 20th century, many of North Carolina's 100 counties consolidated their schools into countywide systems, bringing the number of districts from 167 in the 1960s to 115 today. The state's 10 largest cities are all in unified county systems—in contrast to places like ...

Scott Holmes also compared these anti-racist activists with civil rights activists of the 1960s who led sit-ins in violation of segregation laws who were later exonerated as well as to those who violated the Fugitive slave Act. He also noted that the statue also violated two North Carolina statutes which prevent ...
While statues elsewhere have been vandalized, the Durham case drew widespread attention because protesters succeeded in bringing it down. North Carolina is among a handful of Southern states with the most Confederate monuments. It also has a law preventing local officials from removing the statues.
After seeing funding levels fall across the state in 2016, North Carolina startups rebounded in 2017, raising more than $1 billion in funding. Collectively, entrepreneurs in the state raised a little more than $1.1 billion, a 36.5 percent increase from the $806 million raised last year, according to Durham-based ...
By CBS North Carolina Published: February 19, 2018, 12:54 pm. Click to share on Twitter ... DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) — A child brought a gun to school on Monday at Glenn Elementary, the Durham County Sheriff's Office said. Authorities have ... Durham Public Schools sent a message to parents regarding the incident.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, North Carolina lags the nation in reducing its infant mortality rate, ranking thirty-ninth in 2016 with a rate of 7.2 deaths out of 1,000 live births, or 870 infant deaths. (NC Child's report offers a slightly different number—873—than the CDC.) ...
Durham, Chapel Hill, Boone, Wake Forest and Mooresville paced North Carolina's net gain of one-way U-Haul trucks. Pineville, Clayton, Oak Island, Kernersville, Greenville and Asheville were among other notable cities to record strong net gains. Find U-Haul stores and neighborhood dealers in North ...
Americans for Prosperity head in N Carolina going to Civitas. Updated: 4 mins ago. RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The leader of a conservative-leaning political organization in North Carolina is the next president of a like-minded th…
Durham, N.C. — For years, the most critically acclaimed oysters on the East Coast were not wanted. The Green Gill oyster, native to eastern North Carolina, could not be found at a single restaurant in the state, but after years of struggle, a Durham restaurant is now offering them on the menu. "Born in the ...
"We are excited to expand our presence in North Carolina with our first Durham location, WeWork 110 Corcoran St.,” WeWork's General Manager for the Southeast Bobby Condon said in a statement. “Durham is truly a unique, innovative city in the heart of North Carolina, and 110 Corcoran St. reflects our ...
He was injured Nov. 8 while working at a construction site in Durham when a metal beam fell five stories crushing a portable toilet while he was inside. ... CBS North Carolina did reach out to the contracting company for a statement, but so far have not heard back. “As a big brother you always try to protect ...
He is the design director of Perkins + Will's North Carolina Practice and a member of the firm's board, and was named by President Obama to the U.S. Commission of Fine Arts in 2011 and served from 2012 to 2016. He's unquestionably the most influential African-American architect practicing today.".
North Carolina counties are not obligated to accept prepayments, but Wake, Durham and Orange are accepting them, using estimates from 2017 taxes to provide a baseline for the payments. “The people that are requesting it are quoting the law change as the impetus behind their desire to prepay,” said ...
That is when cold air from the west and northwest blasts across the central part of the country, straight into North Carolina. Although skies will be mostly clear Sunday and through New Year's Eve celebrations, the high temperature won't get out of the 30s. It could be as cold as 17 when the acorn drops in ...
Durham will be one of the cover models for North Carolina tourism in 2018, as the state's tourism arm is placing the city on the cover of its 2018 Official North Carolina Travel Guide. It's the second time that Durham has graced the cover of the publication, with the city originally appearing on the cover in 2011 ...
RALEIGH, N.C. — Drivers across central North Carolina encountered some sleet, ice and snow mixed with rain throughout the day Friday, but few communities saw .... Other games in Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill were slated to begin at noon as scheduled, but the NCHSAA is watching and waiting.
In the past decade, the food scene in Durham, North Carolina, has catapulted from a base of family barbecue joints and a handful of interesting restaurants to a culinary destination where repurposed tobacco warehouses and textile factories house cafes, pizzerias, tapas bars, breweries and bakeries.
When I moved to Durham, North Carolina, in the mid-1980s, the county had two separate school systems. At its center, like a bulls-eye, was the city system, which was overwhelmingly African American and had the state's highest dropout rate and some of its lowest test scores. Its undersized tax base, ...
Fishel said it's unlikely temperatures at Raleigh-Durham International Airport will rise above the freezing mark Thursday, putting the area on track to break the record for the most consecutive days ... "By morning, the only remaining snow should be in the far northeastern corner of North Carolina," he said.
The next time residents of Durham County, North Carolina, feel the itch to spontaneously express political feelings on public grounds, they'd better hope somebody had the foresight to ask permission two days earlier. The Durham County Commission opened the new year with a proposal to require 48 ...
North Carolina Highway Patrol Sgt. Michael Baker told WRAL News shortly before 8:30 a.m. that primary roads, including Interstate 40, had been treated and were passable ... At least a dozen vehicles were involved in a slip-and-slide accident in Durham near the intersection of Roxboro and Infinity roads.
Elizabeth City, N.C. — The District Attorney's Office is seeking the death penalty against a Randolph native and three other North Carolina prison ... Brady, who grew up in Randolph, in 2014 pleaded guilty to shooting Trooper Michael Potts in the face, hands and shoulder during a traffic stop in Durham, ...
The North Carolina mountains are the place to be for snow lovers Friday. Sections of western North Carolina will see around two to five inches of snow from though Friday night. The snow will likely not be confined to just the mountains though. Rain spreading across the Piedmont Friday morning will mix ...
Utility officials are reporting more than 8,500 power outages in North Carolina as a winter storm blows in. Dec. 8, 2017, at 2:43 p.m.. The Latest: North Carolina ... A winter weather advisory was also in effect for Durham, Greensboro, High Point, and Winston-Salem. Forecasters expected 1 inch (2.5 centimeters) to 2 inches (5 ...
Falling snow and icy roads in North Carolina closed government offices and schools, sent cars sliding off the road and altered the governor's travel plans ... To the east, snow fell in Greensboro and Durham, with forecasters saying an inch or so of frozen accumulation could occur in a swath of the central part ...
DURHAM, North Carolina (WTVD) --. Authorities are investigating after a person was found shot at a Durham gas station Friday morning. Police say they responded to a shooting call shortly after 8 a.m. near the intersection of Lakewood Avenue and University Drive. When arriving they found a man who had ...
A spokesman for the North Carolina Department of Transportation said Friday morning that crews would be on standby through the night, prepared to respond to any ... Other games in Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill were slated to begin at noon as scheduled, but the NCHSAA is watching and waiting.
We are excited to lead our 2018 announcements with female, transgender, and non-binary innovators engaged in designing the future through technology and creative expression. Chelsea Manning will take part in a keynote conversation diving into how technology enables radical disruption in the ...
On Tuesday, CBS North Carolina went to the Durham Police Department to get answers about safety concerns. “Well the (American) Tobacco Trail, has, historically speaking, we've always had police presence on there,” said officer Ryan Harris. “Especially around the Christmas time, we're kicking up ...
The company also searched for a facility that would suit its manufacturing needs. “We looked at a variety of places in North Carolina, especially in the Raleigh-Durham area,” Adams said. “It's an attractive area for biological manufacturing.” The company also considered locations in the Boston area and in ...
DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) – A Durham day care suddenly closed and left parents with no one to watch their children and no way to get their money back. And as CBS North Carolina's Steve Sbraccia learned, it's not the first day care center owned by the same person that shut down without warning. Parents ...
By CBS North Carolina Published: November 14, 2017, 10:21 pm ... DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) — Police are looking for a group of suspects after ...
But it's a bit harder to draw big conclusions from North Carolina's ... cities like Raleigh and Durham, voters had to choose between two liberals, ...
RALEIGH — North Carolina's only farmworker union and some members ... Anita Earls of Durham, who is seeking the position currently held by ...


 

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