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Quorum Center, a key to downtown Raleigh revival, is now a witness to destruction

The Quorum Center, which opened in 2007, brought mixed-use development to downtown Raleigh. The decade-old building sustained damage during a March 16 fire across the street.

Crime

Wake deputies arrest man they say led them on 80 mph chase in January

A Raleigh man led Wake County sheriff’s deputies on a car chase that reached 80 mph on Raleigh, NC, they said, and was driving recklessly and blew through a red light and a stop sign before escaping on foot one January night. Thursday, March 23, 2017, he was in jail facing a felony and a string of traffic charges.

Videos

Longleaf School of the Arts chorus takes caroling downtown

Members of the Longleaf School of the Arts chorus visited local businesses in downtown Raleigh Tuesday to sing Christmas carols. The Longleaf School, on Hargett Street in Raleigh, is a charter high school that integrates fine arts and performing arts with its academic focus.
Eric Frederick efrederick@newsobserver.com
Longleaf School of the Arts chorus takes caroling downtown 1:04

Longleaf School of the Arts chorus takes caroling downtown

Dusty's Service Center owner says goodbye as Boylan Heights faces big changes 0:50

Dusty's Service Center owner says goodbye as Boylan Heights faces big changes

Shaw University students lead 'Stroll to the Polls' 0:45

Shaw University students lead 'Stroll to the Polls'

Holy Name of Jesus Cathedral already a Raleigh landmark 1:26

Holy Name of Jesus Cathedral already a Raleigh landmark