Willie Jackson, who was struck by a hit-and-run driver earlier this month, died on Wednesday, and Durham, NC, police on Thursday, March 30, 2017, renewed their request for information that might help them find the driver.
Abbington Forest, a proposed apartment complex, came to the Clayton Planning Board earlier this month still with conflicts with town code. The planning board granted developers a timeline that will still put them before the town council in May to meet a state tax-credit deadline.
Alt-rock band Cracker, best known for their hit single “Low,” is the main act for this weekend’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon in downtown Raleigh. They perform at the post race party Sunday morning at Red Hat Amphitheater.
Raleigh-based nonprofit CASA is developing plans to build between 40 and 60 affordable apartments for lower-income residents, including veterans, homeless, disabled and families, along South Merritt Mill Road on the Carrboro-Chapel Hill town line.
State Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey announced Wednesday that 81 senior citizens across the state who were scammed by two former insurance agents have been refunded more than $11 million as the result of a seven-year investigation by the department’s law enforcement officers.
In a counterpoint to tax-fraud cases that involve hiding income, a federal grand jury has indicted two Durham, NC, women who prepared tax returns on charges that they faked some of their clients' incomes so the clients got bigger refunds under the earned income tax credit.