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EarthTalk: Choosing the best cookware
Thursday, July 21, 2016
Dear EarthTalk: I’m in the market for a new set of non-stick cookware for my kitchen, and I’m wondering which type is healthiest? – Rose Castillo, Santa Fe, New Mexico Dear Rose: Non-stick cookware cleans very easily, and some health-conscious cooks appreciate that it requires less cooking oil than uncoated varieties. But the convenient
 
Chapel Hill employees honored for service
Thursday, July 21, 2016
CHAPEL HILL – John French, resident services coordinator for the Town of Chapel Hill, was chosen as the 2016 W. Calvin Horton Service Award winner. Deputy Manager Flo Miller announced the award last week at an employee awards ceremony as part of the Town’s Employee Appreciation Day at the UNC Friday Center. The award is one of the highest
 
NC State revises speech policy after losing court battle
Thursday, July 21, 2016
RALEIGH – As part of a settlement with a Christian student group, North Carolina State University officials have revised the school’s solicitation policy so that it no longer unconstitutionally censors the free speech of students. In light of the policy change, Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys representing the student group, Grace Christian
 
Small, Morgan named SIAC players of the year
Thursday, July 21, 2016
MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Albany State running back Jarvis Small was named the 2016 SIAC Preseason Offensive Player of the Year, while Tuskegee defensive lineman Julian Morgan was selected as the defensive player of the year, announced by the conference on Wednesday. SIAC head football coaches and sports information directors submit all votes. Small, who
 
Shaw University partners with American Underground
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
DURHAM – The American Underground campus at the American Tobacco Historic District will now be the home of Shaw University’s adult degree program, Centers for Alternative Programs in Education. Shaw has partnered with Google for Entrepreneurs Tech Hub at American Underground under the direction of the university president Tashni-Ann Dubroy.
 
Vision plan for Southern Gateway Corridor underway
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
RALEIGH – After a year of planning and design efforts, the draft report of the Southern Gateway Corridor Study will soon be ready for review. The Raleigh Urban Design Center recently invited the community to two different forums for feedback on the potential recommendations for the study report. The Southern Gateway Corridor covers the right-of-way
 
CSX lands site for cargo terminal
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
RALEIGH – CSX Corp. will build an intermodal cargo terminal near the Virginia border in Edgecombe County after landowner opposition blocked the railroad company's first option, officials said Tuesday. The CSX hub would transfer 260,000 cargo containers per year between railroad cars and trucks, with connections to North Carolina ports. CSX will
 
Hands up, don’t shoot
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
On March 3, 1991, Rodney Glen King III was driving with two passengers in the San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles. At around 12:30 a.m., two police officers noticed King’s car speeding on the freeway. Because King had been drinking the night before and was fearful his alcohol level would be over the legal limit, thus violating his parole, he led the
 
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Pushback against new police station rages on

DURHAM – Community members rallied together in front of the Durham Police Department

Harriet Tubman’s Underground Railroad offers living history

“I never ran my train off the track, and I never lost a passenger.” - Harriet

‘HBCU of the Year’ title goes to NCCU

DURHAM – HBCU Digest, recognizing achievement among the nation’s 111 historically