Town in News

Post Date:08/02/2018 10:01 AM

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 Hosting Public Information Session on Charting Our Future Project (WCHL)

Chapel Hill is inviting residents to a drop-in session at the police substation in University Place to weigh in on the town’s Charting Our Future initiative. Read more:


Can Chapel Hill force developers to build more stores, offices, in Blue Hill district? (The Herald Sun)

Despite the town’s efforts, residents and shoppers may not see more offices and stores built any time soon in the Blue Hill District. Read more:


20-year-old charged with murder in Chapel Hill stabbing (WRAL)

A 20-year-old has been charged with first-degree murder in connection with a stabbing on July 22 on Nunn Street. Read more:


Chapel Hill man accused of stabbing brother now charged with murder (The Herald Sun)

A Chapel Hill man accused of stabbing his brother more than a week ago has been charged with murder. Read more:


Man Dies After Being Stabbed by His Brother in Chapel Hill (WCHL)

Charges against a Chapel Hill man have been upgraded to first-degree murder after the victim in a recent stabbing, who is the suspect’s brother, died. Read more:


Join our new Facebook group, Chapel Hill Carrboro Chat (The Herald Sun)

We’re calling it Chapel Hill Carrboro Chat, and we hope those of you who live or work in southern Orange and northern Chatham counties will join. Read more:


The Pizza Press Opens North Carolina Location in Chapel Hill (QSR)

The Pizza Press, a leading fast-casual, build-your-own pizza restaurant, has just opened at 133 W. Franklin St., Ste. 120. Read more:


Compass Center to Expand Services for Domestic Violence Survivors (WCHL)

Chapel Hill’s Compass Center for Women and Families is expanding its services to include housing and mental health support to victims of domestic violence and their children. Read more:


Construction Set to Pick Up at Site of Future Chapel Hill Wegmans (WCHL)

The cars were moved off of the collective lots of Performance Auto Mall in April, vacating approximately 15 acres along Fordham Boulevard in Chapel Hill. Read more:


Court, Orange County panelists say bail reform could give justice to poor, minorities (The Herald Sun)

The money bail system stacks the deck against those who can least afford to get out of jail and who have the most to lose from being locked up for months and sometimes years before going to trial, reform advocates say. Read more:


News Around Town: July 30 (WCHL)

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


Arrests made in Raleigh CVS robbery now linked to Chapel Hill theft, police say (WNCN)


After Residential Build-out, Chapel Hill Focuses on Office Spaces (WCHL)

Chapel Hill offers many elements potential residents find attractive. Read more:


The Best Burger in America Is In A Tiny College Town You've Never Heard Of (Delish)

If you were a betting man and I asked you where the best burger in America came from, there's a solid chance the guesses would go something like this: Read more:


From pizza to Persian fare: Your guide to 4 new Chapel Hill eateries (ABC11)

Want intel on the newest restaurants in Chapel Hill? Read more:


Chapel Hill Police Charge 4 in Armed Robbery (WCHL)

Four men recently arrested in Greensboro have now been officially charged in connection with an armed robbery of a CVS in Chapel Hill. Read more:


Greensboro arrests linked to armed robbery at Chapel Hill CVS (WRAL)

Greensboro police on Friday arrested four people they believe are responsible for armed robberies at several pharmacies, including a CVS in Chapel Hill. Read more:


Suspects in Chapel Hill, Raleigh CVS robberies nabbed (The Herald Sun)

Multiple people were arrested Friday in Greensboro in connection with a string of robberies this week that targeted drug stores, including ones in Chapel Hill and Raleigh. Read more:


Suspects in Chapel Hill Armed Robbery Arrested in Greensboro (WCHL)

Greensboro Police have arrested multiple suspects in connection with a series of robberies across the state, believed to include an armed robbery of the CVS in Chapel Hill earlier this week. Read more:


The Special Olympics torch is getting a Chapel Hill Police escort to Abu Dhabi (The Daily Tar Heel)

Law enforcement officers from around the world will join athletes in Abu Dhabi for the 2019 World Summer Games of the Special Olympics. Read more:


Colorful crosswalks not impacting pedestrian safety in Chapel Hill (Spectrum)

Town leaders are giving their colorful crosswalks another thought. Read more:


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