RALEIGH, NC - APRIL 25: A bloodied Jay Harrison #44 of the Carolina Hurricanes leaves the ice during play against the New York Rangers at PNC Arena on April 25, 2013 in Raleigh, North Carolina.
In a few years when people are looking back at the demise of the reign of the radical right in North Carolina, this may well be the week that they point to as the beginning of the end, the week that the tea party Republicans in control in Raleigh jumped the shark and caused even people who never pay attention to politics to ask what in the world is going on in their own state government.
The costs of skin cancer are high – both financial and in terms of patient health ... That’s why North Carolina dermatologists are in Raleigh today to educate and advocate for early detection of skin cancer, and that is why this legislation – to protect children from the unnecessary dangers of tanning – is so important.
The proposal that the city of Charlotte has put on the table will not pass the North Carolina House ... That does not mean that the Panthers will not receive support but it does mean the Charlotte plan they brought to Raleigh is not realistic politically. I believe the Speaker and the President Pro Tem will be able to craft a solution that will meet the needs of the Panthers within the political reality of Raleigh.More quotes »
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NC demonstration against GOP lawmakers grows
Building. More than 50 activists were arrested by Raleigh and General Assembly police. More than 140 people have been arrested since "Moral Monday" demonstrations started four weeks ago. TRAVIS LONG — firstname.lastname@example.org Buy Photo RALEIGH — The crowd inside 5/20/13 from The News & Observer Read more »
Radiohead Meets Brahms in NC Symphony’s Mashup June 5
of Music Director and Conductor Grant Llewellyn, and Resident Conductor William Henry Curry. Headquartered in downtown Raleigh’s spectacular Meymandi Concert Hall at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts and an outdoor summer venue at Booth Amphitheatre 5/20/13 from Triangle Arts and Entertainment Read more »
Mobile businesses reel in profits
including LoMo, are succeeding with the mobile concept:// A vet on the move Heather Moeser, 38, started Downtown Mobile Vet in Raleigh in 2010 after working in a clinic for two years. The veterinarian said the clinic hours kept getting longer and the workloads 5/20/13 from The News & Observer Read more »
Mental patient was shot four times during March escape attempt, autopsy shows
in mud, apparently giving Cunningham a chance to take the car, the report states. In the ensuing pursuit, officers from the Raleigh Police Department, Morrisville Police Department, State Highway Patrol and Wake County Sheriff’s Office chased Cunningham west 5/20/13 from The News & Observer Read more »
Road Worrier: If you blow an oh-five, youre not fit to drive, safety board says
drinks. Move the DWI standard to .05, and its roughly three drinks for the same man and two for the woman. William Fay, a Raleigh lawyer who represents DWI defendants, said he sees maybe some slight impairment in clients who blow .08 or .09. He has not seen 5/20/13 from The News & Observer Read more »