Posted inChapel Hill, Link roundup, Orange County

Five Things We Didn’t Write But You Should Still Read

We’re in the doldrums of summer, but there’s been a number of great pieces published over the past few weeks that deserve your time.  Why did Monique Felder resign as superintendent of Orange County Schools? In Barry Yeoman’s outstanding, deeply reported piece for The Assembly, he documents how and why the Orange County Schools, the […]

Posted inCarrboro, Chapel Hill, Downtown, Orange County, Things to do with kids, Triangle Region

We made a bike map for the Uproar Festival of Public Art

We are super excited for the Uproar Festival of Public Art. 60 artists, 60 public and free art installations around Chapel Hill, Carrboro, and Hillsborough? What could be better? A way to get there via trolley, bike, and public transit. Behold, all 60 art installations. In the coming days, we plan to share detailed bike […]

Posted inLegislature, Orange County

Why is Renee Price voting with Republicans in the NC General Assembly?

Last month, IndyWeek reported that six local Democrats in the state House supported a new bill, HB 551,  that would ban municipalities from adopting rules preventing tenant discrimination, making it more difficult for low-income residents of North Carolina to find places to live. Tenants groups across the state have opposed the bill. Among the Dems […]