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Chapel Hill,

town (1990 pop. 38,719), Orange co., central N.C., at the edge of the Piedmont; founded 1792, inc. 1851. Primarily residential, the town's economy is based on research and education. Chapel Hill is part of Research Triangle ParkResearch Triangle Park,
research, business, medical, and educational complex situated in central North Carolina. It has an area of 6,900 acres (2,795 hectares) and is 8 × 2 mi (13 × 3 km) in size. Named for the triangle formed by Duke Univ. in Durham, the Univ.
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 (est. 1959), an area and organization shared with Durham and Raleigh that utilizes the talent of the cities' universities. Chapel Hill is the seat of the Univ. of North Carolina (see North Carolina, Univ. ofNorth Carolina, University of,
main campus at Chapel Hill; state supported; coeducational; chartered 1789, opened 1795, the first state college to open as a university. In 1931 the North Carolina State College of Agriculture and Engineering (now North Carolina State Univ.
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) and home to the North Carolina Botanical Gardens.
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Chapel Hill Magazine is published by Shannon Media six times a year.
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Rams Plaza is located in one of the few commercial centers in Chapel Hill, at an intersectiion with strong traffic counts and good visibility, The scarcity of vacancies in the overall market speaks to the success that most retailers experience in the Chapel Hill market.
Greg Mount, the company president, said 'This is our third university-related hotel, and we look forward to working closely with both the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill and the community of Chapel Hill.
The college development is the key part of the huge Waterfront site project, set to breathe new life into the area off Chapel Hill.
Garren's resume was passed on and so it came to pass that he received a cell phone call while in a Mexican restaurant in Chapel Hill from Bishop Donald Harvey, the ebullient, now-retired bishop of Eastern Newfoundland and Labrador.
If the ultimate test of an artistic talent means little diminution of literary quality over time, she confirmed her resilient lyricism at Carolina on what possibly became her final bow to national acclaim at Chapel Hill on April 3, 1998.
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Chapel Hill police spokeswoman Jane Cousins said police did not know how far or how fast the chase was.
As Snider shows, Chapel Hill under Chase began to excel in almost all its academic and supporting endeavors.
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He is an athlete and philanthropist dedicated to our mission of providing hope and healing for families of seriously ill children in the Chapel Hill area and across the state of North Carolina.