Local

Triangle summer camps rely on donations to help kids

Thousands of children in the Triangle will attend some kind of summer camp this year with the fees paid in part or in full by donations. Thousands more will miss out because camp organizers can’t raise enough money, or because families can’t afford the transportation needed to get their children to the camps.

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Orange County

Carrboro Day reflects the town like no other

For the past 20 years, on the first Sunday in May, Carrboro residents gather on their town hall grounds to celebrate all that the things that makes the little town just south of Chapel Hill one of the most interesting destinations in North Carolina.

National

GOP field expands: Fiorina, Carson join ranks of hopefuls

Former technology executive Carly Fiorina announced she’s running for president, and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson is set to launch his bid as well, as the Republican field of hopefuls expands once more. Both Fiorina and Carson have the potential to help the GOP win over a more diverse group of supporters in 2016.

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