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Education

After Rolesville incident, activists want feds to take immediate action

Activists are citing an incident in which a black Rolesville High School student was slammed to the floor by a police officer in their request for federal civil rights investigators to take immediate action against the Wake County school system.

Business

Downtown Raleigh getting a new craft beer spot – with 100 different taps

Denver-based franchise Growler USA, which features more than 100 taps of local and regional craft beer, kombucha tea, coffee and draft wine, is expected to move into street-level retail attached to a parking deck at 314 S. Blount St. across from City Market. The Raleigh location’s owners are husband-and-wife team Amrish Raj and Sunita McCoy. The pair hail from the consulting and IT industries.

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