Posted inElection 2024

Athletes 4 Justice statement on Mark Robinson

We, the undersigned, join to publicly share our longstanding hope for a caring, diverse, equitable, and fair-minded state of North Carolina.  We announce our support for political candidates who share these same values and discourage those who believe and do otherwise. To that end, we are certain that our current Lieutenant Governor, Mark Robinson, is […]

Posted inCarrboro, Chapel Hill, Downtown, Gardening

Floraffiti: Bringing Words to Life and Life to Words

Floraffiti is growing strong and April is Poetry Month! In Carrboro and Chapel Hill,  each bright green, growing word carries a message written as a poem about the climate crisis and environmental justice as experienced locally. Nineteen poems were created by local community members who participated in workshops held by Carrboro Poet Laureate, Liza Wolff-Francis […]

Posted inCarrboro, Carrboro Town Council

Tonight’s Carrboro Town Council meeting will be in English and Spanish. That’s a big deal.

Tonight Carrboro Town Council meeting will live interpreted in Spanish. This is a first and really awesome. How it will work We asked Catherine Lazorko, the town’s Communication Director, how this will work tonight. She said this: “We will have interpretation headsets available for anyone who requests them. We’ll offer some headsets at the dais […]