Durham Newswire (Page 8)

Durham Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Durham, NC. (Page 8)

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  1. Obituaries, June 24, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    DURHAM Harry George Bocckino DURHAM - Harry George Bocckino died peacefully at home, in Durham NC on June 14, 2015. Harry was born in Red Bank, New Jersey on April 13, 1921, the son of Angelo Charles and Elsie Linsing Bocckino.

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  2. Pounding Pavement: Walking movement leaves footprint on Bull CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    Matt Tomasulo, chief instigator for WALK [YOUR CITY], puts up a sign near CCB Plaza to encourage walking through downtown Durham on Tuesday, June 23, 2015. Thirty-eight signs will be placed through downtown Durham to educate and encourage people that the walk is "not too far."

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  3. Developers seek $11M in city incentivesRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    Two proposed downtown Durham developments, estimated to involve more than $170 million in capital investment, will go before the Durham City Council at 5 p.m. Wednesday, June 24 for a public hearing at City Hall about potential economic incentives. The Chesterfield, a proposed development that has plans for the six-story former Liggett Myers cigarette manufacturing facility at 701 W. Main St., proposes to create more than 284,000 square foot of commercial space downtown, in addition to a 544-space offsite parking deck.

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  4. Police log, June 23Read the original story

    Jun 22, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    A bomb squad was called out to a Durham County church Monday afternoon after a suspicious package was found near the property. Durham police and sheriff's deputies responded to Aldersgate United Methodist Church on Umstead Road Monday afternoon after a suspicious package was reported.

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  5. Durham launches new - open data' portalRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    The City of Durham and Durham County governments have launched a new open data portal, Open Durham, which allows users to explore, visualize, and download city and county data. In addition to local data, Open Durham also features data sets from state and federal open data sources.

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  6. Obituaries, June 23, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    DURHAM Steven Donell Cox DURHAM - Funeral services for Mr. Steven Donell Cox, 44, of Durham, NC, will be conducted on Tuesday at 12:00 noon from the Greater Ecclessia Worship Center. Interment will follow at Glennview Memorial Gardens.

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  7. UNC tuition waiver for NCSSM grads to return someday?Read the original story

    Jun 22, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    Six years after its repeal, there's talk of renewing a waiver that gives graduates of the N.C. School of Science and Mathematics free tuition to attend the UNC system's universities. UNC Board of Governors member George "G.A." Sywassink floated the idea at a recent meeting of the board, arguing that it would help the state keep more of its most talented students.

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  8. Best Bet: 'Beauty through Toxicity'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    Submitted/Courtesy of the artistThe Cameron Gallery will present i 1 2Beauty through Toxicity,i 1 2 and exhibit of the art of Denise Hughes, whose work brings the problem of plastic in our oceans into sharp focus. i 1 2Beauty through Toxicityi 1 2 runs from June 19-July 18. An opening reception will be held Friday from 6 to 9 p.m. at the gallery, inside The Scrap Exchange at 2050 Chapel Hill Road in Durham.

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  9. Baseball, Southern hospitality and a sense of historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    Bernard ThomasAnderson Monarchs Mo'ne Davis is getting off an authentic 1947 Flxible Clipper touring bus at Southern High School, getting ready to play the Long Ball Red Wings all-star during the Anderson Monarchs Barnstorming Tour. Bernard ThomasThe Long Ball Red Wings all-star are getting ready to play the Anderson Monarchs at Southern High School, during the Anderson Monarchs Barnstorming Tour.

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  10. U.S. Congressman speaks to AME churches in wake of Charleston shootingRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    The mood Sunday morning inside Emmanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church was joyous even in light of a tragedy last week at its sister church in Charleston. Congregants inside the church on Riddle Road in Durham thanked God for allowing them to wake up this morning and for his mercy.

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  11. School board hopes county has a change of heartRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    A lot is at stake for the Durham Public Schools when County Commissioners meet today to adopt the county's budget for the 2015-16 fiscal year. And to be more exact, a lot could be on the line for DPS teachers and classified employees who are anxiously waiting to see whether the county's budget will include the system leaders say ae long overdue pay increases.

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  12. Obituaries, June 17, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    Funeral Services for Mr. Javaun Devaunta Graves of Durham, NC. will be conducted on Friday at 12:00 noon from the Antioch Baptist church and the interment will follow in the Markham Memorial Gardens.

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  13. Obituaries, June 16, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    DURHAM Harry Fredrick Dixon DURHAM - Mr. Harry Fredrick Dixon, 69, of 3 Ritten Court, passed away June 11, 2015 at Duke Medical. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. Jacob Dixon and Mrs. Florilla Wade Dixon; and a brother, Jacob Dixon Jr. He is survived by his wife, Ferne Thorpe Dixon; daughter, Ivy Joy Dixon McMillan ; son, Fredrick "Rick" P. Dixon ; two brothers, Roger Dixon and Chester Leon Dixon ; six sisters, Dorothy D. Morrow, Pauline D. Jeffries , Evelyn D. Senior, Jean D. Groomes, Carol D. Domush and Gwendolyn D. Willis and 8 grandchildren.

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  14. Foolish' stunt leads to arrestsRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    A bachelor party led to the arrest of five people early Sunday morning at the old Liberty Warehouse site on Rigsbee Avenue. Police said they received a call of trespassing at 613 Rigsbee Ave., where construction is underway for a new mixed-use project where the warehouse once stood.

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  15. Classnotes: Southern participates in Blue Water DayRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    As part of the Southern School of Energy and Sustainability's first annual Blue Water Day, community partners RBC and River Works, Inc., SSES students, staff and families worked together to create a new rain garden and clean up Little Lick Creek located behind the school. River Works, Inc. excavated and designed the rain garden that will capture rainwater runoff and divert it to the creek.

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  16. Two close calls for councilRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    We may be nearing summer's "lazy, hazy days," and the temperature feels like we're there, but the Durham City Council confronts a couple of decisions that might have seemed relatively routine but have become quite contentious. One involves the "road diet" on Durham-Chapel Hill Boulevard , a proposal to make the busy stretch of road more bike- and pedestrian-friendly.

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  17. Obituaries, June 15, 2015Read the original story

    Jun 14, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    DURHAM Jeanette Dehm Jarrell DURHAM - Jeanette Dehm Jarrell, age 99, a long-time resident of Durham, passed away peacefully on Friday, June 12, 2015 at Hillcrest Convalescent Center in Durham. Jeanette was born in Brooklyn, NY, and graduated from Corlear Business School in Manhattan.

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  18. Upcoming book an invaluable guide to Duke's buildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    I'm one of the many people - Duke students and employees, alums like me, residents from Trinity Park and other nearby neighborhoods -- who enjoy the jogging/walking track just inside the stone wall that encircles the university's East Campus. But despite my frequent use and despite the fact I spent four years at Duke as a student, I never realized the wall predates the existence of Duke University.

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  19. Obituaries, June 14, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    DURHAM Bishop Fred Cobb DURHAM - Bishop Fred Cobb, 87, departed this life on June 10, 2015. He is survived by his wife, Elsie Cobb; four sons, Jeff Cobb, Herbert Cobb, Barry Cobb and Gary Cobb; and two daughters, Barbara C. Hall, and Kimberly C. Newton.

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  20. DPS sued over alleged trauma to kindergartnerRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    A Durham mother has sued the Durham Public Schools alleging two Holt Elementary Language Academy teachers conspired to emotionally traumatize her 5-year-old son over the course of several months during the 2014-15 school year. Lashana Vincent originally filed the lawsuit May 27 in Durham County Superior Court and amended it on June 4. She is represented by attorney Brandon A. Robinson.

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