Apr 22, 2014
Ronald McDonald House breaks ground on expansion
Khalil Wright, 6, pretends to take a picture of his eight-month-old sister, Leeya, in the playroom of the Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill on Tuesday, April 22, 2014.
Lost snowy owl may become permanent WNC resident
The snowy owl that migrated far afield late last year and ended up on a Transylvania County farm might just become a permanent resident of Western North Carolina.
Daylight Saving Time starts Sunday, March 9
Astronomers at the Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute in Rosman remind the public that at 2 a.m. on Sunday, March 9 Daylight Saving Time in the United States begins and we set our clocks forward one hour.
PARI: Look for an unusual alignment of Venus and the moon in late February
Astronomers at the Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute in Rosman, NC, report that on the morning of February 26, observers enjoying the sunrise will note that the brilliant planet Venus appears very close to the waning crescent moon.