Town in News

Post Date:07/12/2018 1:45 PM

Town in News – TIN Report – is a sampling of news media coverage about the Town of Chapel Hill compiled by the Communications and Public Affairs Department. This listing includes articles and columns that are available on the web, and may not necessarily contain all stories in the print edition of the papers or on televised broadcasts.

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Chapel Hill police investigate shooting at apartment building (The Herald Sun)

A person was found shot multiple times at an apartment building on the north side of Chapel Hill on Wednesday night, police said. Read more:


Man shot multiple times in Chapel Hill (WRAL)

A man was shot Wednesday night in Chapel Hill. Read more:


Man shot multiple times at Chapel Hill apartment complex (Spectrum)

Chapel Hill police are investigating a shooting. Read more:


Man shot multiple times in Chapel Hill apartment (ABC11)

One man is in the hospital following a shooting Wednesday night. Read more:


Man shot multiple times in Chapel Hill, police say (CBS17)

An investigation is underway after a man was shot multiple times in Chapel Hill Wednesday night, Chapel Hill police said. Read more:


Chapel Hill Police Investigating Shooting (WCHL)

Chapel Hill Police are investigating a late-Wednesday night shooting. Read more:


Charlottesville city manager hired as Chapel Hill town manager (The Daily Progress)

Maurice Jones, the outgoing city manager of Charlottesville, will depart earlier than expected to lead the town of Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Read more:


Charlottesville riots may have ended one job. Now Chapel Hill's given him another. (The Herald Sun)

Charlottesville City Manager Maurice Jones will leave his post in Virginia in August to become Chapel Hill's next town manager. Read more:


Maurice Jones Named Chapel Hill Town Manager (WCHL)

The Chapel Hill Town Council voted Tuesday night to name Maurice Jones the new town manager, replacing the retiring Roger Stancil. Read more:


Maurice Jones announced as new Chapel Hill town manager (The Daily Tar Heel)

A fresh face has been chosen assume the role of Chapel Hill’s town manager this August as current town manager Roger Stancil approaches retirement. Read more:


Chapel Hill Encouraging More Commercial Development in Blue Hill District (WCHL)

The Chapel Hill Town Council addressed the future of the Blue Hill District during its final meeting of June. Read more:


The Best Burger in America in North Carolina, According to TripAdvisor (Food & Wine)

This Chapel Hill establishment serves a burger that tops a new country-wide ranking based on millions of reviews. Read more:


The best burger in the country can be found, and devoured, in Chapel Hill, NC (The Herald Sun)

Of all the many burgers in this burger-loving nation, the best is in Chapel Hill. Read more:

Chapel Hill burger joint named tops in the nation (CBS17)

If you want more than a good hamburger — if you want the best burger in America — you don't have to travel far to find it. Read more:


Top Burger Joint in America is in Chapel Hill (Spectrum)

We’ve learned that the best burger in America is being served up right here in the Tar Heel State. Read more:


Did you know the best burger in the country is in the Triangle? (ABC11)

TripAdvisor says Al's Burger Shack in Chapel Hill has the best burger in the country. Read more:


Best burger in U.S. is at Al's Burger Shack in Chapel Hill (WRAL)

The best burger in America can be found in Chapel Hill, according to a new list released by TripAdvisor. Read more:


Here are Chapel Hill's top 5 choices for a taste of the Mediterranean (ABC11)

Looking for a tasty Mediterranean meal near you? Read more:


NCDOT Hosting Public Input Session on NC 54 Improvements (WCHL)

The North Carolina Department of Transportation will host a public open house meeting on Tuesday, July 10, discussing the future of a major corridor between Chapel Hill and Durham. Read more:


Flavor of the Week: Crook’s Corner (WCHL)

Situated on West Franklin Street, Crook’s Corner serves Southern classics with a modern twist. Crook’s features flavorful dishes from acclaimed chef Bill Smith and has been named an American Classic by the James Beard Foundation. Read more:


What's up with all the construction around Chapel Hill, Carrboro this summer? (The Herald Sun)

In the summer, it can seem like every street and every corner in southern Orange County has a project under construction. Read more:


News Around Town: July 9 (WCHL)

News Around Town is a collection of local events and news stories around town that are highlighted on the radio. Read more:


Cookies, scones and bread: Here are the 5 best bakeries in Chapel Hill (ABC11)

Looking to try the best bakeries in town? Read more:


Chapel Hill business owners, residents concerned about recent break-ins (CBS17)

Matt Holtry at Baxter Barn Arcade on Graham Street said they were one of many break-ins happening on the block recently. Read more:


New Building Approved for Weaver Dairy Road in Chapel Hill (WCHL)

More development is on the way for Weaver Dairy Road, after the Chapel Hill town council took action on the 11Sixty5 Project off Weaver Dairy Road. Read more:


Chapel Hill Police Investigating Multiple Break-Ins (WCHL)

Chapel Hill Police are warning residents to keep their homes and cars secure after a rash of break-ins was reported around the July 4 holiday. Read more:


Chapel Hill Calling Special Meeting to Name New Town Manager (WCHL)

Chapel Hill Mayor Pam Hemminger has tentatively revealed the date that the town will announce it’s selection for the new Town Manager. Read more:



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