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SCHOOL NEWS & NOTES
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
WAKE COUNTY Attorneys representing the Wake County Board of Education filed 316 motions in Wake County Superior and District Court this week to recover more than one million dollars in criminal bond forfeitures that are owed to the school system. The motions came after a joint investigation by the Wake County Clerk’s Office, the Wake County District
 
Chavis awards honor Raleigh citizens
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
RALEIGH – Several community leaders were recognized for their work in Southeast Raleigh at the John Chavis Memorial Park Legacy Awards. The ceremony last weekend honored the historical community in Raleigh and those who enrich it, and presented awards in civic engagement, education and patriotism. Dwayne Patterson, director of Raleigh’s
 
SCHOOL NEWS & NOTES
Thursday, March 27, 2014
DURHAM COUNTY Durham School of the Arts’ Theatre Department brought home honors March 15 from the 2014 NCTC Middle School Play Festival at Pinecrest High School in Southern Pines. Led by Douglas J. Graves, the theatre program presented The Romancers by Edmond Rostand and won awards in Excellence in Live Music (Sabinne Charles); Excellence in
 
Getting to know the neighbors next door
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
“The neighborhood is one of the most important and useful communities in a person’s life.” That statement is the mission of the neighborhood social media company, Nextdoor. I found out about Nextdoor from a postcard sent to my grandmother asking her to join. The thing that separates this new social media network from others more familiar,
 
Veggie Van on a mission to provide affordable produce
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Spencer Wright, Bernard Lile and Karla Capacetti organize the produce Want fresh, in season, and affordable produce that is locally grown? Look no further than the Veggie Van. The Veggie Van is a nonprofit organization that delivers produce at different locations in Durham, Chapel Hill and Carrboro. Kate Floyd, program manager for the Veggie Van,
 
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Fit Family Challenge

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Mediation phase begins for HBCU lawsuit

On Oct. 7, 2013, United States District Court Judge Catherine C. Blake delivered an unambiguous

The Original Big Mama

“One finger pointing the blame don’t make no impact. But you ball up all them

Pitt named sports scholar of the year

WASHINGTON – Maryland Eastern Shore junior forward Ishaq Pitt was named the 2014 winner of