Town in News
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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Gizmo Brew Works Reportedly Opening Chapel Hill Location (WCHL)
Raleigh-based Gizmo Brew Works is set to open a second location in a heralded location in downtown Chapel Hill. Read more: https://chapelboro.com/news/business/gizmo-brew-works-reportedly-opening-chapel-hill-location
Elected Officials Across Orange County Focusing on 2019 Priorities (WCHL)
Local leaders have turned their focus to the new year with a variety of different priorities and goals on the horizon. Read more: https://chapelboro.com/news/local-government/elected-officials-across-orange-county-focusing-on-2019-priorities
Chapel Hill Bar Liquor License Denied After New Year’s Day Shooting (WCHL)
The North Carolina Alcohol Beverage Control Commission has rejected a temporary permit for alcohol sales at a bar called Night School on Rosemary Street. Read more: https://chapelboro.com/news/business/chapel-hill-bar-liquor-license-denied-after-new-years-day-shooting
Chapel Hill’s old Rathskeller finally has a resident: a Raleigh brewery’s new taproom (The News & Observer)
Raleigh’s Gizmo Brew Works is opening its second taproom in Chapel Hill and is reviving an old town favorite in the process. Read more: https://www.newsobserver.com/living/article224023730.html
After years of vacancy, the old Rathskeller space in downtown Chapel Hill has a new tenant (Triangle Business Journal)
After years of sitting empty, the once-beloved Ramshead Rathskeller restaurant in a Franklin Street alley in Chapel Hill will soon be home to a Raleigh brewery looking to show off its expansive beer list. Read more: https://www.bizjournals.com/triangle/news/2019/01/07/after-years-of-vacancy-the-old-rathskeller-space.html?ana=e_trig_bn_newsalert&u=D29RyD1N30doZDmgyMmKKg0e51a3a3&t=1546884933&j=85893841
Scammers pose as NC police officers soliciting donations (CBS17)
First responders throughout the Triangle are issuing a warning to beware of scammers trying to get money from unsuspecting donors using the names of local police or fire departments. Read more: https://www.cbs17.com/news/local-news/orange-county-news/scammers-pose-as-nc-police-officers-soliciting-donations/1687252307
Chapel Hill Police Investigating New Year’s Day Shooting Near Bar (WCHL)
Chapel Hill Police are investigating a report of multiple gunshots early in the morning on New Year’s Day. Read more: https://chapelboro.com/news/crime/chapel-hill-police-investigating-new-years-day-shooting-near-bar
Chapel Hill Mayor Pam Hemminger Discusses University Place, Economic Development (WCHL)
The new owners of University Place in Chapel Hill plan to “modernize the property and create a true town center for Chapel Hill.” Read more: https://chapelboro.com/town-square/chapel-hill-mayor-pam-hemminger-discusses-university-place-economic-development