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Stream: Spider Bags’ new album Frozen Letter

Chapel Hill rockers release their fourth LP with new label Merge Records.

Kennedy Meeks shows off dramatic weight loss for North Carolina

Meeks has lost close to 50 pounds since coming to Chapel Hill a year ago, and now he looks ready to be a force in the ACC. When James Michael McAdoo decided to forgo his senior season, it became clear that North Carolina would rely more on rising sophomore Kennedy Meeks to anchor the frontcourt in 2014-15. Show More Summary

Two North Carolina men charged with killing UNC professor

A mugging near the Chapel Hill campus of the University of North Carolina went horribly wrong and left a beloved professor dying in the street in broad daylight, police said.

Neurons, brain cancer cells require the same little-known protein for long-term survival

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – Researchers at the UNC School of Medicine have discovered that the protein PARC/CUL9 helps neurons and brain cancer cells override the biochemical mechanisms that lead to cell death in most other cells. In neurons, long-term survival allows for proper brain function as we age. Show More Summary

Spring Barn Wedding in Chapel Hill

Sweet tea and Southern weddings go together like PB & J. And while this Fearrington House soiree had the tea situation fully covered, that's only the beginning. From the pint-sized succulent favors to the Bride's gorgeous lace gown, the whole day was a nod to Southern grace from beginning to end. Get ready for photo goodness…

Please Go Read Rob Clough's Interview With Andrew Neal And Attend The Big Signing On Saturday

I totally punted on my own opportunity to do a proper story on Andrew Neal selling Chapel Hill Comics to Ryan Kulikowski and getting out of the retailing business after I think 20 years, 11 as owner of the store. That's one of the good...Show More Summary

Tuesday Twitter roundup

2 weeks agoUS Politics / Liberal : BlueNC

Since I'm in the mood for a distraction from politics: Eastern or Western N.C. barbecue? Moreton Neal says give peach barbecue a chance: — Chapel Hill Magazine (@chapelhillmag) July 7, 2014 You know, unless you...Show More Summary

Monday morning feel good story

Will sends us this morning’s feel good story, this time it’s from North Carolina; An employee told officers that a man walked into Tobacco Plus, 2017 Chapel Hill Road, at 7:23 a.m. armed with a long gun and demanded money. The man fled after the employee pulled out a gun, police said. The employee then […]

B_Rootstudio Creates Shade-Giving Chapel from Local Bamboo and Clay

Candelaria Chapel sits atop a black clay hill special to villagers, where each year they visit on pilgrimage to honor Candelaria’s Virgin. Previously, the hill only held a concrete altar, but as the village grew, a larger chapel was needed. The villagers

The fine line between liberty and tyranny

3 weeks agoUS Politics / Liberal : BlueNC

As many reading this already know, the NC Supreme Court flexed its muscles against Chapel Hill a few days ago, lifting the ban on cell phone use while driving and modifying the Town's towing restrictions. We'll leave off the cell phone thing for now, and discuss the issue of the Court lifting the cap on towing fees. Show More Summary

Mandolin Orange playing Hudson Sq Music & Wine Fest, then touring w/ Jonah Tolchin (whose new LP is out & streaming)

by Andrew Sacher Mandolin Orange We already knew that Chapel Hill folk duo Mandolin Orange would be in NYC for next week's installment of the free Hudson Square Music & Wine Festival happening outside City Winery (7/8), and they've since...

Sea Island, Georgia Wedding at The Cloister by Aharon Hill Photography

Azaleas, live oaks, the scent of magnolias on the warm ocean breeze.  The wedding between Ashley and Justin had all of this and more as they vowed to love one another forever within the quaint walls of an old Spanish-style chapel on Sea Island, Georgia. Show More Summary

Andrew Neal Sells Chapel Hill Comics

This story of Chapel Hill Comics being sold to Ryan Kulikowki doesn't seem to have a hidden element on first glance, but it's enough to know that that's long been a highly-regarded, top 50 retail establishment and we should all thank longtime proprietor Andrew Neal for the excellence of the work he's done over the years on behalf of the comics medium.

Spider Bags releasing a new LP on Merge, touring (dates and two song streams)

by Andrew Sacher Spider Bags at Bowery Ballroom in 2013 (more by PSquared) Chapel Hill garage rockers Spider Bags have signed with hometown heavyweight label Merge Records (after opening for Merge heads Superchunk last year), who will release their fourth...

Chapel Hill, N.C., becomes latest AT&T 1 gig market

The North Carolina Next Generation Network (NCNGN) initiative served as a catalyst for AT&T's expanded 1 gigabit Internet delivery, which now will include residents and businesses in Chapel Hill, N.C.

Obama's great-aunt dies at 87

President Obama’s 87-year-old great-aunt, Margaret Arlene Payne, has passed away in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

Open teaching stacks help us teach at scale

Elliott Hauser is CEO of Trinket, a startup focused on creating open sourced teaching materials. He is also a Python instructor at UNC Chapel Hill. Well-developed tools for teaching are crucial to the spread of open source software and programming …

Tony Gwynn: An Appreciation

last monthNews : News Desk

When I finally outgrew baseball cards, at the embarrassingly advanced age of fifteen, I switched over to baseball books. This was in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, a town lousy with used-book stores and migrant academics who, at some point, had given up the Red Sox or the Yankees for the all-consuming mania of Tar Heels basketball. Show More Summary

Timeless Southern Wedding in Chapel Hill

This wedding had us at hello with that bridal gown and, who are we kidding, the shoes are pretty phenomenal too. It's Carolina Herrera and Valentino meets a classic black tie affair in Chapel Hill. The images by Graham Terhune Photography and video from Life Stage Films showcase chic fashion, blooming trees and peonies galore by Watered Garden and you can find even more…

Before dark

2 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : BlueNC

Big storms here in Chapel Hill this afternoon.

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