Durham-Orange light-rail 'in rare company,' planner says. But $57M gap remains.

The 17.7-mile line would cost $2.47 billion to build and connect UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill with Duke and N.C. Central universities in Durham. …read more Read more here:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/counties/orange-county/article213644639.html&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjI2ZWY1MmNmODk2ZDEzZGQ6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNHlV2FQ78-cHoCReVP_sIhv1MWNfA target="_blank" title="Durham-Orange light-rail 'in rare company,' planner says. But $57M gap remains.” >Durham-Orange light-rail 'in rare company,' planner says. But $57M gap remains.       

OA Development Buys Four-Building Office Portfolio in Durham from Two Different Sellers for $31.4M

DURHAM, N.C. — OA Development has acquired four buildings located within Durham’s Imperial Center office park for $31.4 million. …read more Read more here:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://rebusinessonline.com/oa-development-buys-four-building-office-portfolio-in-durham-from-two-different-sellers-for-31-4m/&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjI2ZWY1MmNmODk2ZDEzZGQ6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNEQlAN4Xfak9FFZsDA5x46JQCCTBw target="_blank" title="OA Development Buys Four-Building Office Portfolio in Durham from Two Different Sellers for $31.4M” >OA Development Buys Four-Building Office Portfolio in Durham from Two Different Sellers for $31.4M […]

Proposed NC tax cap amendment would be bad for business

Regarding “Rabbis call for dialogue with Jewish community” (June 10): The concern expressed by area rabbis that the Durham City Council should … …read more Read more here:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.newsobserver.com/opinion/letters-to-the-editor/article213654879.html&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjI2ZWY1MmNmODk2ZDEzZGQ6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNHR_FsJlsQb225jssjLhCNnZHE1dg target="_blank" title="Proposed NC tax cap amendment would be bad for business” >Proposed NC tax cap amendment would be bad for business       

These programs push viable -- and cheaper -- paths to NC State or UNC degrees

For example, N.C. Central University in Durham recently announced a deal with Wake Tech to admit students into its hospitality and tourism … …read more Read more here:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/article213611079.html&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjI2ZWY1MmNmODk2ZDEzZGQ6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNF6b5WgcjG4kMgxhmRf3U6m6q_nSA target="_blank" title="These programs push viable — and cheaper — paths to NC State or UNC degrees” >These programs push viable — and cheaper — paths […]

Can you help Durham police find this red-headed robbery suspect?

Durham police hope the public will help them find a red-haired man they say was involved in a gunpoint robbery at a gas station on June 14. …read more Read more here:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/article213654014.html&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjI2ZWY1MmNmODk2ZDEzZGQ6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNE-XcluDwceLsNn42TP4wVScOiVIg target="_blank" title="Can you help Durham police find this red-headed robbery suspect?” >Can you help Durham police find this red-headed robbery suspect? […]

Second suspect sought in Durham robbery, kidnapping

Durham County, N.C. — Durham police on Friday were searching for a second suspect in connection with the kidnapping and robbery of a man last … …read more Read more here:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.wral.com/second-suspect-sought-in-durham-robbery-kidnapping/17647059/&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjI2ZWY1MmNmODk2ZDEzZGQ6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNGtd5KBsg8ioT6sftsRtfZtc2zPLw target="_blank" title="Second suspect sought in Durham robbery, kidnapping” >Second suspect sought in Durham robbery, kidnapping       

Durham Freeway reopens following fatal collision

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) – A collision involving multiple vehicles closed the southbound lanes of NC-147 near Cornwallis Road Thursday morning. …read more Read more here:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.cbs17.com/news/durham-freeway-reopens-following-fatal-collision/1253271582&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjI2ZWY1MmNmODk2ZDEzZGQ6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNGVJuPTcBJ2StPoj7s3nN-iRfi1Cw target="_blank" title="Durham Freeway reopens following fatal collision” >Durham Freeway reopens following fatal collision       

Restoration 1 of Durham Publishes Important Infographic on the Effects of Mold in Durham, NC

Restoration 1 of Durham, mold experts, shared an important data based infographic showing the dangers of mold and moisture in the … …read more Read more here:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/3826177&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjI2ZWY1MmNmODk2ZDEzZGQ6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNFkVAAIESjqtRIzx2tMZo_sQMdp1w target="_blank" title="Restoration 1 of Durham Publishes Important Infographic on the Effects of Mold in Durham, NC” >Restoration 1 of Durham Publishes Important Infographic on the Effects […]

Durham firefighters to join in on statewide smoke alarm canvass

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) – State Fire Marshal Mike Causey is teaming with the Durham Fire Department for a smoke alarm canvass. In North Carolina … …read more Read more here:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.cbs17.com/news/local-news/durham-county-news/durham-firefighters-to-join-in-on-statewide-smoke-alarm-canvass/1254125460&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjI2ZWY1MmNmODk2ZDEzZGQ6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNGnkKrDa2i_CQj2j1Ba3k-y6PX2Lg target="_blank" title="Durham firefighters to join in on statewide smoke alarm canvass” >Durham firefighters to join in on statewide smoke alarm canvass       

Some Durham business owners worry Ninth Street is affected by 'aggressive towing'

Durham, N.C. — Some business owners worry Durham’s Ninth Street is being negatively affected by what they call “aggressive towing.” Fran James … …read more Read more here:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.wral.com/some-durham-business-owners-worry-ninth-street-is-affected-by-aggressive-towing-/17644683/&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjI2ZWY1MmNmODk2ZDEzZGQ6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNEqB3x-HzjeP8JSq1eQJMhCHMn7zw target="_blank" title="Some Durham business owners worry Ninth Street is affected by 'aggressive towing'” >Some Durham business owners worry Ninth Street is affected by 'aggressive towing' […]

Incident: American MD83 at Raleigh/Durham on Jun 21st 2018, unwilling nose gear

An American Airlines McDonnell Douglas MD-83, registration N963TW performing flight AA-2472 from Raleigh/Durham,NC to Dallas Ft. Worth,TX … …read more Read more here:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://avherald.com/h%3Farticle%3D4ba2a9f0%26opt%3D0&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjI2ZWY1MmNmODk2ZDEzZGQ6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNFeKqMCRHIulThpsg-OSn0I7V6eqA target="_blank" title="Incident: American MD83 at Raleigh/Durham on Jun 21st 2018, unwilling nose gear” >Incident: American MD83 at Raleigh/Durham on Jun 21st 2018, unwilling nose gear       

African-American leaders want to see new Black Wall Street rise in Durham

Fayetteville Street, stretching from downtown to south Durham, runs past N.C. Central University, the historically black university that Middleton says … …read more Read more here:: <a href=https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=http://www.heraldsun.com/news/local/counties/durham-county/article213551989.html&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjI2ZWY1MmNmODk2ZDEzZGQ6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNG7VOUV2HBD37f31kUEF1sgXzJYuQ target="_blank" title="African-American leaders want to see new Black Wall Street rise in Durham” >African-American leaders want to see new Black Wall Street rise in Durham