Town in News

Post Date:07/03/2019 2:40 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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UNC-Chapel Hill considers new development along East Franklin Street (WRAL)

Some fixtures along East Franklin Street could be on their way out as the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill looks at possibly redeveloping the "Porthole Alley" area. Read more:


UNC-Chapel Hill plan could raze Carolina Coffee Shop, other Franklin Street buildings (The Herald Sun)

Carolina Coffee Shop will celebrate a century on Franklin Street in 2022. Read more:


AJ Capital Partners Acquires The Franklin Hotel In Chapel Hill, North Carolina (HospitalityNet)

Adventurous Journeys (AJ) Capital Partners announced today that it has acquired The Franklin Hotel in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Read more:


Menu Hopping: Elaine's on Franklin (Spectrum)

A Chapel Hill chef is celebrating 20 years in business with his worldly twist to high-end cuisine. Read more:


Chapel Hill Police Looking for Bank Robbery Suspect (WCHL)

Chapel Hill Police are asking for help locating a suspect following a bank robbery Tuesday. Read more:


Power Restored at Major Chapel Hill Intersection (WCHL)

Officials said just before 8:40 a.m. Tuesday that power had been fully restored to the intersection. Read more:


Conservation Concerns Raised by Some Residents Over Greene Tract (WCHL)

Several residents called on the Chapel Hill Town Council last week to preserve varying amount of the Greene Tract as Chapel Hill’s governing body considers the future of the undeveloped plot of land adjacent to the Rogers Road community. Read more:


Road reopens after water main break in downtown Chapel Hill (ABC11)

W. Rosemary Street was closed due to a suspected water main break Sunday, Chapel Hill police said. Read more:


Coal ash concerns prompt Chapel Hill police to consider new department location (WNCN)

Concerns about coal ash contributed to the Chapel Hill Police Department’s desire for a new station. Read more:


Get a taste of North Carolina in Chapel Hill (The Sun Chronicle)

People who live in Chapel Hill, N.C., call it “the southern part of heaven.” Read more:


Chapel Hill Crash Sends 1 to UNC Hospitals (WCHL)

Emergency crews were on the scene of a crash in Chapel Hill early Friday morning, where scanner traffic indicated an individual was transported to UNC Hospitals. Read more:


Chapel Hill police report pedestrian hit by vehicle (WRAL)

Chapel Hill Police confirmed Friday morning that a pedestrian was hit by a vehicle. Read more:





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