The City of Raleigh files laesuit to eject Governor McCrory from the Governor’s Mansion.
Fake Delinquent Parking Violation Notices Pop Up Around Meredith College
The News and Observer is reporting that schools and districts with the highest graduation rates are being honored in Durham today. According to the article: Union County Public Schools did the best among large school districts of more than 2,000 students with a graduation rate of 89 percent last year. Catawba County Schools took honors […]
In recognition of Raleigh’s efforts to protect water quality in the Falls Lake watershed, the North Carolina Wildlife Federation (NCWF) has presented the City its “Municipal Conservationist of the Year” Award. Mayor Pro Tem Nancy McFarlane accepted the award on behalf of the City during NCWF’s annual meeting and banquet on Aug. 27 at the […]
The Wastewater Treatment Division of the City of Raleigh Public Utilities Department has been awarded triple 2010 Platinum Peak Performance Award certificates from the National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA). The awards were given to the Neuse River Wastewater Treatment Plant, the Smith Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant and the Little Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant. […]
North Carolina has been ranked as the third best state in the country in which to do business, according to a recent CNBC article. Virginia and Texas were ranked 1st and 2nd, respectively. The ranking was based on a number of criteria. Interesting, North Carolina ranked higher than either Virginia or Texas in both cost […]
Chef Ashley Christensen, owner of Poole’s Diner, will take on Bobby Flay on the Food Network’s Iron Chef show. According to the Food Network site, the show will run on the following times: Jul 24, 2011, 10:00 PM ET/PT Jul 25, 2011, 1:00 AM ET/PT Jul 28, 2011, 11:00 PM ET/PT I first became a […]
A recent Forbes article ranks the Triangle as the most gas-guzzling metro area in the country. The average Triangle household drives 21,800 miles per year. Assuming an average 20.3 miles per gallon, that is 1,074 gallons per year. Charlotte ranked 2nd worst. The Triad area ranked 6th worst. It is worth noting that Raleigh ranked fairly low […]