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Burlington, North Carolina is located in Alamance County. Zip codes in Burlington, NC include 27215, 27216, and 27217. The median home price in Burlington is $114,900 which is roughly $68/per square foot. More Burlington information.

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Local news for Burlington, NC continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

15 hrs ago | Burlington Times News

Burlington men charged in marijuana grow operation

According to a Caswell County Sheriff's Office press release, investigators served a search warrant at 75 Rolling Hills Road, Burlington, after an investigation into illegal controlled substances being kept inside of the residence.

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23 hrs ago | Burlington Times News

Studio 1 remakes another Bard classic

Fun, 1970s-style is what Studio 1's "Much Ado About Nothing" offers audiences. The funky twist on William Shakespeare's classic play about politics, betrayal and love is eye-catching with its homage to all things '70s, complete with music from K.C. and the Sunshine Band and The O'Jays, among others.

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23 hrs ago | Burlington Times News

Go back in time with Dixie Revival

Dixie Revival will make its Musical Chairs debut on Friday night at the Jimmy Combs Amphitheater at City Park in Burlington.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Lumina News

The Return of the Hermit

The story of the man who came to be North Carolina's second biggest tourist attraction is coming to the stage: The tale of the life of Robert Harrill, the reclusive Fort Fisher hermit, is being brought to Wilmington in the staged version of David Wright's "The Hermit of Fort Fisher."

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Burlington Times News

The Alamance Scene: Cooking classes for kids

Heavenly Vision and The Joyful Sounds will sing at The Depot in downtown Burlington from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday, July 12. Don't forget your lawn chairs.

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Burlington Times News

Argument over barking dog leads to assault charge

An argument over a barking dog Tuesday led to two people being taken to the hospital and one of them charged with assault.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Burlington Times News

Fighting back to protect neighborhoods

When reports first came in that a 61-year-old woman was attacked by a gun-wielding man just outside her Lakeside Avenue home in Burlington, it was characterized as a possibly random act of violence committed in broad daylight.

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Burlington Times News

The Alamance Scene: 30 Cars in 30 Days

Meals on Wheels is seeking volunteers to deliver meals in the Burlington, Graham, Haw River and Elon areas.

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News Observer

NC saw fewer July 4 highway deaths this year

That's about half as many as died during the same weekend last year and roughly average for any three-day period.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Burlington Times News

Two charged after shots fired

Burlington police officers responded to the 2300 block of Park Road Extension shortly before 7:30 p.m. where Wilson "Earl" White, 33, of Burlington, reported getting into a verbal confrontation with two family members, Andre Jeffries, 46, and Michael Jeffries, 52, over an automobile, according to a Burlington police press release.

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News Observer

VantageSouth brand to go away after bank merger

The just-completed merger of Raleigh-based VantageSouth Bank and Yadkin Bank of Statesville marks the beginning of the end of the VantageSouth brand.

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Burlington Times News

Sweepstakes lawsuit against Burlington chief headed for trial

WRWI LLC operated two Internet cafA© businesses in the Burlington city limits before the city began enforcing the state's ban on Internet sweepstakes - N. Church Street Internet CafA© Sweepstakes, 1725 N. Church St., and Southwood Internet CafA© Sweepstakes, 3249 S. Church St. They opened in August 2008 and June 2009, respectively, ... (more)

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Business Journal

Third time's the charm? $5M retail development planned near Alamance Crossing

Belleau Wood Development LLC has requested to rezone 7 acres near Alamance Crossing shopping center in Burlington and is planning a $5 million retail development there.

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Burlington Times News

Burlington teen girl charged in June 9 armed robbery

Mikel Kate McCauley, 17, of Carolina Avenue, Burlington, has been charged with one count of robbery with a dangerous weapon, and assault with a dangerous weapon inflicting serious injury.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

Hispanic Business

Times-News, Burlington, N.C., Tom Jones column

When computers are good, they're very, very good, but when they're bad, they're infuriating.

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Burlington Times News

Young adult author's debut is one teens should relate to

In this debut young adult novel by Ava Dellaira, we meet high schooler Laurel, who is writing an assignment for English class.

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Burlington Times News

Rolling and rollicking: Local skating rink rolls out timeless fun and good music

The smell of leather and nachos, the sound of orange wheels hitting glossy wood - not much has changed at Roll-A-Bout Skating Center since it opened in 1976, and general manager Tracey Michaels wouldn't have it any other way.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Burlington Times News

Suspects wanted in first degree burglary

Burlington police is searching for suspects wanted in a first degree burglary incident which occurred during the early morning hours on Saturday.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

Burlington Times News

DWI

The following driver is charged with driving while impaired. A registration of .08 or higher on the Intox EC/IR II results in the automatic 30-day revocation of a driver's license.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Burlington Times News

Safe to play? Area playgrounds are regularly monitored for hazards

Summer is prime playground time for kids and families, but how do you know your favorite place to play is safe? While schools and day care centers are subject to regular safety inspections, there aren't laws requiring those same checks on public playgrounds.

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