Durham (North Carolina, United States)

Type: City
Name: Durham (North Carolina, United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 35.98
Longitude: -78.910004
population: 204,734
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

The Envirothon – a natural challenge

DURHAM —Back to school. Those three words usually conjure images of testing, grading and lesson plans or a chance to see friends again after a long summer.But for some students it means the start to learning how to identify wildlife tracks, how to sample ... [Published Durham Herald-Sun - 19 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

New farmers breeze into North Carolina

DURHAM —This past January, Kelly Morrison and Joe Palumbo left Pennsylvania to begin a new life working two acres of leased farmland in Hurdle Mills.Optimistic and determined, they had already applied to farmers’ markets in the area to ensure that they ... [Published Durham Herald-Sun - 19 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Durham schools bring home National Healthy School Awards

DURHAM —Nearly half of the North Carolina schools that won National Healthy School Awards from the Alliance from a Healthier Generation are from Durham Public Schools.Of the 25 schools from the state to win the award, 12 are DPS schools.The awards are ... [Published Durham Herald-Sun - 21 hours ago]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Annual City-Wide Food Drive Shoots for a World Record Today

- Today is the 10 th year for the city's largest single-day food drive and to mark the occasion, 7,000 volunteers are hoping for more than half a million pounds of food to reclaim the Guinness Book of World Record for the most food collected in one ... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Leaders examine obstacles, give advice to help entrepreneurial women

DURHAM —At a panel of women business leaders at Washington Duke Inn on Friday, Kimberley Jenkins said about 5 percent of venture capital funding goes to women.And, according to a 2013 report from the Small Business Administration (SBA) and the National ... [Published Durham Herald-Sun - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Butterfield Remembers Dr. John T. Daniel

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) today released the following statement on the death of Dr. John T. Daniel of Durham, N.C.:“I’m deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Dr. John T. Daniel.  Dr. Daniel was a world-class physician ... [Published Congressman G.K. Butterfield - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Durham cuts ties with Teach for America

Durham, N.C. — Durham Public Schools is severing ties with Teach for America, a national program that places recent college graduates in urban and rural schools that have difficulty filling teaching positions.The district has worked with TFA for the past ... [Published WRAL - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Wake DA agrees to dismiss all but about 50 ‘Moral Monday’ cases from 2013

RALEIGH — The Wake County District Attorney announced on Friday that he would dismiss all but about 50 cases against protesters arrested at the N.C. Legislative Building in 2013.District Attorney Ned Mangum announced his decision four days after the first ... [Published Courier Tribune - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Fast-food workers all over the country strike for better treatment & wages

Filed underTop Stories, World & NationAll month long, fast-food workers from across the United States have been protesting for $15 hourly wages and union rights. "Whatever It Takes" is the motto of the movement. On Sept. 4, the protesters proved those ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

The 25 Most Educated Cities In America

Susan Montgomery / Shutterstock.comThe social finance site analyzed 150 of America's largest cities, looking at two major categories: "education level" and "quality of education," They broke those categories into nine metrics such as the higher educational ... [Published Business Insider - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Standardized tests hurting or helping students?

DURHAM – Standardized testing is a habituated school practice, but many parents are still unsure of how much they help students.The Durham People’s Alliance hosted a presentation and conversation meeting, “Pushing for Options With Standardized Testing,” ... [Published Triangle Tribune - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Letter: Political ads

The silly season of this election year has officially begun. Campaign ads permeate the airways. Usually, I let them flow by like water since they’re mostly inaccurate at best and outright lies at worst. But this year, there’s one that I must speak out ... [Published Sun Journal - Sep 19 2014]

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"But if I was told tomorrow I only have a ground pilot, I'd be troubled. I think it is going to be a hard sell."
"It's not cheap to reserve hotel rooms and enough buses for us and our equipment," she said. "We're hoping the community can help us with this great opportunity."

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Butterfield Remembers Dr. John T. Daniel [Published Congressman G.K. Butterfield - Sep 19 2014]
Wake DA agrees to dismiss all but about 50 ‘Mor... [Published Courier Tribune - Sep 19 2014]
Durham cuts ties with Teach for America [Published WRAL - Sep 19 2014]
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The 25 Most Educated Cities In America [Published Business Insider - Sep 19 2014]
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Letter: Political ads [Published Sun Journal - Sep 19 2014]
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Teaching history through music [Published Durham Herald-Sun - Sep 18 2014]
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Five California Cities Make Forbes 'Least Educa... [Published Breitbart Feed - Sep 18 2014]
A survey ranking the most and least educated American cities offers a bleak picture of California; only one of the top ten educated cities is in the state, while a whopping five of the least-educated cities hail from the Golden State, according ...
Remembering Uncle Chris [Published Doc Searls Weblog - Sep 18 2014]
Yesterday was my Uncle Chris’s 100th birthday. When he passed fifteen years ago, I wrote the following, which I just unearthed from the Old Web. Now seems like a good time to expose it to the world. He was the embodiment of a Good Man, I still miss him, ...
Kroger Mid-Atlantic Stores Now Hiring More Than... [Published PR.com Press Releases - Sep 17 2014]
Raleigh, NC, September 17, 2014 --( PR.com )-- The Kroger Co. (NYSE:KR), the nation’s largest traditional grocery retailer with 14 stores throughout the Triangle and North Carolina, has announced that its family of stores is hiring to fill an estimated ...
Windsor Circle Announces New Capital Investor a... [Published EON Retail - Sep 16 2014]
DURHAM, N.C.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Windsor Circle, an industry leader in data-driven customer retention software, will attend the 2014 CED Tech Venture Conference in Raleigh on September 16-17, a celebration of the high-growth trend of North Carolina ...
Windsor Circle Announces New Capital Investor a... [Published EON Communications - Sep 16 2014]
DURHAM, N.C.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Windsor Circle, an industry leader in data-driven customer retention software, will attend the 2014 CED Tech Venture Conference in Raleigh on September 16-17, a celebration of the high-growth trend of North Carolina ...
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