Roses to Mayor Mark Kleinschmidt for making the politics personal.
Roses to the Carrboro Police Department for its patient response last week when a man threatened to jump off the roof of the Hampton Inn on East Main Street.
Roses to the five restaurants that have achieved milestone years by participating in the RSVVP (Restaurants Sharing V/5 & V/5 Percent) event in 2013.
Roses to Northside Elementary School parent Jenny Whaley and Lance Norris, Chapel Hill’s public works director, for ensuring children and others are safe getting to and from school each day.
Raspberries to the Mayors Innovation Project for barring the media and public from most of its discussions this week.
Roses from reader Bill Palmer to the Chapel Hill-Carrboro Sunrise Rotary Club for their recently completed duck race fundraiser.
Raspberries – and you could see these coming – to Colonial Inn owner Francis Henry who has let a Hillsborough and Orange County landmark decay and now wants to demolish it altogether.
Roses from Winnie Morgan to the PEO (Philanthropic Educational Organization) Chapter L of Chapel Hill, which just celebrated its 50th anniversary.
Roses from Hillsborough Mayor Tom Stevens and members of the Hillsborough Historic District Commission to winners of the town’s 2014 Preservation Champion Award.
Roses from reader Lynn Giddens to Orange County Investigator Tim Horne and SBI Agent Phillip Stevens.
Roses to archaeologist Ken Ostrand and the Alliance for Historic Hillsborough for providing some needed TLC to the Old Town Cemetery in Hillsborough.
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