Town in News

Post Date:12/27/2018 3:14 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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Swiss-based company enters Triangle’s growing co-working market (WRAL)

A Swiss-based collaborative workspace company is growing its footprint in the Triangle. Read more:


Chapel Hill’s latest Blue Hill District plan replaces apartments, includes new roads (The Herald Sun)

A plan to replace the 52-year-old Park at Chapel Hill apartments on Ephesus Road could move forward next year with taller buildings and a six-story parking deck. Read more:


Where to recycle your 2018 Christmas tree in the Triangle (The Herald Sun)

If you’re already ready to take down the holiday tree, Triangle area governments are ready to help. Read more:


Chapel Hill Advising Residents How to Dispose of Holiday Decorations (WCHL)

As the bulk of the holiday season is now in the rearview mirror, Chapel Hill crews are now turning their attention to holiday clean-up efforts. Read more:


Chapel Hill Crews Quickly Contain Christmas Day Fire (WCHL)

Just before 7 a.m. Christmas morning, Chapel Hill Fire crews were called to a residential structure fire at Oldham Place. Read more:


Holiday Schedule Adjustments for Chapel Hill, Carrboro and Hillsborough (WCHL)

Most administrative offices for Chapel Hill, Carrboro, Hillsborough and Orange County will be closed Monday through Wednesday and adjustments are being made to some government services. Read more:


Chapel Hill Emergency Officials Encourage Safety Through Holidays (WCHL)

Between having family over, buying everyone a present and stringing up lights across the front porch, safety can be the last thing on your mind. Read more:


Health care real estate firm expands with $52M Chapel Hill buy (Triangle Business Journal)

Welltower has invested big in North Hills and Cary and has now entered the Chapel Hill market with a medical office portfolio acquisition. Read more:


Gas station, self-storage plan could displace more Chapel Hill mobile-home families (The Herald Sun)

The families living at Tar Heel Mobile Home Park panicked when they learned the land under their homes had been sold to developers, Mauricio Jimenez said. Read more:


Road Trippin' with Taniya & Erin: TOPO Distillery in Chapel Hill (WNCN)

On this week's Road Trippin', Erin Clanahan and Taniya Wright visited TOPO Distillery in Chapel Hill. They learned about the process of making different liquors and even got to do a taste test. Read more:


Leaving Town? Ask Chapel Hill Police to Check Up on Your House (WCHL)

December sees a higher-than-average amount of burglaries across the country, and Chapel Hill is no different. December was the third-highest month for reported larceny in Chapel Hill for 2016. Read more:




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