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Chapel Hill: Opinion

Blaine Paxton Hall: At home in our common humanity

From Moses leading the Jews to the Promised Land, to the Holocaust survivors aboard Exodus 1947 seeking Palestine’s port of Haifa, to “there’s no place like home” Dorothy of “The Wizard of Oz” striving to return to her Kansas home, the archetypal yearning for home resonates in all people throughout human history.

Chapel Hill: Sports

Briefly: Chapel Hill girls lacrosse to host Jacksonville

Just about every local team got a bid to the NCHSAA lacrosse tournaments. ... The state dual-team tennis tournament began this week. ... Smith Middle School wins the OPAC baseball championship. ... The Highlanders Rugby Club heads to the state semifinals Saturday in Raleigh. ... The Cavaliers youth basketball team won the 9-10 championship of the Chapel Hill Rec leagues.

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Chapel Hill mural hit with political grafitti

Chapel Hill artist Michael Brown cleans 'T R U M P' grafitti from his 'Parade of Humanity' mural in the Chapel Hill's Porthole Alley.
Elliott Warnock ewarnock@newsobserver.com
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Chapel Hill mural hit with political grafitti

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