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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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Still picture from film of workers leaving Messrs Lumb, |taken in 1900 at the bottom of Chapel Hill, Huddersfield
The branches, located on 4725 SW Cary Parkway, in Cary and 504 Meadowmont Village Circle in Chapel Hill North Carolina, will open as Bank ofNorth Carolina branches on Monday, September 24, 2012.
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.
Foushee recalls a recent visit to a Chapel Hill restaurant: "I'm sitting at Dip's, and my patch pops, and it's sitting in my gravy, and there were 25 people watching.
The largest number of blacks live in the three-city area called the "Triangle," composed of Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill. The other major metropolitan center is the "Triad," made up of Greensboro, Winston-Salem and High Point.
Dave Roman, vice president, sales for Chapel Hill, said merchandise has been shipped to four stores.
Snider refers to competition from other state universities, private denominational colleges, and teacher-education institutions that aspired to be "regional universities" but says little about how the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill responded to these challenges.
In the new study, Michael Swift and his colleagues at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill monitored 161 families of A-T patients for about six years.
Chapel Hill, NC, August 09, 2017 --(PR.com)-- He could've spent all summer playing basketball, but Leonard McNair is going for career goals, too.
Had there been, at some time, a pub between The Commercial on Chapel Hill and The Royal Oak by the traffic lights at Folly Hall?
M2 EQUITYBITES-September 24, 2012--Bank of North Carolina buys Cary, Chapel Hill branches(C)2012 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com