Town in News

Post Date:10/18/2019 9:59 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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Open for business: Chapel Hill focuses on economic development (WRAL)

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has always been the Town of Chapel Hill's claim to fame. Read more:


Entrepreneurs find mentorship, education in Launch Chapel Hill accelerator program (WRAL)

Over the last decade, the Triangle has become a bustling epicenter for startups. Read more:


2 Chapel Hill tech companies chart path for legal innovation (WRAL)

Digital disruption is occurring in every industry, and the legal sector is no exception. While much of the attention the Triangle receives with regard to innovation is focused on healthcare and IT, technology-based legal innovation is also happening right in our backyard. Read more:


At 'Pints and Pitches,' entrepreneurs share ideas with investors, network over beers (WRAL)

The Town of Chapel Hill has done a number of things over the past decade to encourage its growth and draw businesses to the area. Read more:


Chapel Hill woman found safe after being reported missing, police say (CBS17)

Oct. 16 update: Colson has been found and is safe, Chapel Hill police said. Read more:


Construction, Renovation of Bolin Creek Trail Resumes After Delays (WCHL)

A 550-foot gap has sat in the Bolin Creek Trail for months. Read more:


Chapel Hill to Remove, Replace 2 Trees on UNC’s Campus (WCHL)

The Town of Chapel Hill is set to begin work on removing and replacing two trees on UNC’s campus. Read more:


Chapel Hill firefighter brotherhood encircles husband, wife after cancer diagnoses (WRAL)

For 25 years, Jimmy Lambert has answered the call, rushing toward burning buildings and other dangers. Read more:


Young Chapel Hill woman missing, police say (CBS17)

Chapel Hill police said Tuesday that a young woman is missing. Read more:


Chapel Hill Town Council Candidate Forum (WCHL)

Chapel Hill Town Council and Mayoral candidates gathered for a forum hosted on 97.9 The Hill. Read more:


How much money have the candidates in Chapel Hill-Carrboro races spent? (The Daily Tar Heel)

Early voting for the 2019 local elections begins Wednesday, and Election Day is Tuesday, Nov. 5. Read more:


Beyond reasonable modifications: what it's like getting around town with a disability (The Daily Tar Heel)

UNC Junior Gabe Simpson said getting around Chapel Hill takes a lot of planning. Read more:


Commutes, Not Population, Making Chapel Hill Feel Crowded (WCHL)

If you drive a lot in Orange County, you’ve probably noticed traffic getting heavier – but Orange County’s actual population hasn’t been changing much in recent years. Read more:


Chapel Hill/Orange County Visitors Bureau Releases New Visit Chapel Hill App (Visit Chapel Hill)

The Chapel Hill/Orange County Visitors Bureau has launched a new app to help tourists and natives alike. Read more: - .XaSL6iO6pKQ.twitter


Transit, Stormwater Among Concerns for Redevelopment of University Place in Chapel Hill (WCHL)

Ownership of the University Place mall continued to receive their first round of feedback on concept plans of a reimagining of the property. Read more:

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