Orange County Animal Services is proud to announce this year’s recipient of The Pat Sanford Animal Welfare Grant: Hope Animal Rescue. This organization was chosen from among a number of applicants for the award by a committee consisting of members of the Animal Services Advisory Board and An…

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Hillsborough-based Redeye has announced that they will begin direct physical distribution to retail accounts in Canada starting December 1, 2018. Redeye was previously distributed exclusively in Canada by Outside Music. 

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As the Hillsborough community says goodbye to one beloved piece of art, they can rest assured a new piece will soon again capture their hearts.

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When snow makes a rare visit to Hillsborough, it leads to lazy days of watching Netflix, enjoying a fire, sledding, posting funny Facebook videos and creating snow cream for most people. 

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After 48 years, Keith Allen will sleep past 2:30 in the morning. 

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Outgoing county commissioners were honored and newly elected members were sworn in Monday evening. 

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Five students from Orange High are facing criminal charges after a huge fight that left an assistant principal with serious injuries.

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Hillsborough’s Train Station project has been revived and will be operational within the next few years. 

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There's a no nonsense exterior to Bennie Sparrow as she discusses the final days of her livelihood of three decades. 

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The following is a brief summary of noteworthy actions taken at the Hillsborough Board of Commissioners meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 13. It does not include all actions taken at the meeting and should not be viewed as official minutes. The meeting was in the Board Meeting Room at the Town Hall A…

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The Orange County Board of Commissioners met on Tuesday, Nov. 13 at the BOCC meeting room in the Southern Human Services Center in Chapel Hill. The agenda included the items below. The following is a brief summary of the Board actions. This summary should not be viewed as official minutes. T…

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A group of classic film fanatics are making sure the history and cinematic value of these timeless pieces are not lost on a younger generation. 

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Hillsborough residents will got their first look at the newly remodeled Walmart Supercenter at 501 Hampton Pointe Blvd on Friday, Nov. 2 as the much-anticipated project is complete. A grand reopening ribbon-cutting took place at 7:30 a.m.

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Retired Hillsborough Police K9 Officer Viper has died after a sudden illness.

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The Hillsborough Garden Club and Alliance for Historic Hillsborough are sponsoring a Town Bell Ringing at the Old Orange County Courthouse on Veterans Day, Sunday, Nov. 11, at 11 a.m. 

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Orange County Board of Elections officials say that through 13 days, more voters had cast their ballot than did in the last midterm election early voting window.

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On Tuesday evening officials with the Orange County Sheriff’s Office announced they had apprehended and arrested Xzavier D’Andre Gibson, 19, in connection with a weekend shooting incident at a party that left 18-year-old Rashiya Melton dead.

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On Friday, Oct. 19, The Hillsborough/ Orange County Chamber of Commerce celebrated their new location with a ribbon cutting and Candidate Meet and Greet. The new location is at 200 N Churton St. in Hillsborough. In attendance was Mayor Tom Stevens, Congressman David Price, Rep. Graig Meyer a…

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Two men suspected of two violent home invasions in Person and Orange counties were apprehended Monday.

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Hog Day has been canceled for this year, the event planning committee officially announced Monday. 

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Hog Day lovers may have to wait until next year to fulfill their barbecue festival cravings. 

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Though warm weather has yet to fade, preparations for the Hillsborough Holiday Parade are already underway. 

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It’s that time of year again – the News of Orange Reader’s Choice awards will be unveiled in this newspaper’s October 10 edition.

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A compromise on sidewalk seating ordinance changes was reached last week after a summer of ongoing debate. 

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Hillsborough Hog Day may be a rain or shine event, but it isn’t a hurricane or shine event.

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Orange County Animal Services reminds residents to plan ahead and make preparations for pets during severe weather. Tropical storm Florence is continuing to strengthen in the Atlantic and weather forecasters expect it to become a hurricane by the time it reaches our coast later this week. No…

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Daniel Boone Village, the home of the giant statue at the entrance to Hillsborough, has been sold to developers from the Collins Ridge development.

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Phyllis Simon wakes up before dawn each morning to go check for caterpillars in her pollinator gardens.