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Posted on: October 4, 2022

Seymour Center to host the Art is History Collection by local artist, Gary Owens

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The Orange County Department on Aging is proud to present the vibrant and colorful art of Gary Owens, beginning Friday, Oct. 7.

The Art is History Collection by Gary William Owens is an outsider artist’s reflection of iconic religious, political ...

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Posted on: October 3, 2022

South Greensboro Parking Lot closed beginning Oct. 17

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Beginning Monday, Oct. 17, the parking lot located at 203 S. Greensboro St. will be closed to the public as crews prepare for construction of The 203 Project.  

Alternative public parking lots are located around Carrboro, and a parking map can be ...

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Posted on: October 3, 2022

Tax administrator reminds resident it's time to pay property taxes

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Orange County Tax Administrator Nancy Freeman reminds Orange County property owners that it is time to pay property taxes. Tax bills were mailed in early August and were due Sept. 1, 2022.

The grace period to pay before interest is added ends on Thursday, ...

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Posted on: August 2, 2022

Applications open for Longtime Homeowners Assistance property tax relief program

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Applications are now being taken for the Longtime Homeowners Assistance (LHA) program for 2022. In 2021, the LHA was a pilot program created by the Board of Commissioners that provided grants to homeowners for assistance in paying property taxes. The goal...

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Posted on: September 20, 2022

Stein visits Orange County to highlight county efforts to combat opioid epidemic

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North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein traveled to Orange County on Monday, Sept. 19, to discuss the ongoing Opioid epidemic, to highlight Orange County opioid interventions and to emphasize the significance of opioid settlement funds to supporting ef...

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Posted on: September 19, 2022

Orange County Commissioners create Opioid Advisory Committee

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The Orange County Board of Commissioners approved the creation of the Orange County Opioid Advisory Committee at its Sept. 6 business meeting. The committee will advise the Board of Commissioners on how to utilize the county’s share of the natio...

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Posted on: September 2, 2022

Emergency declaration may be over, but county continues to offer pandemic assistance programs

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As the nation slowly emerges from more than two years of COVID-related emergency restrictions and declarations, Orange County continues to offer programs and services for residents who are still struggling from the health and economic effects of the pande...

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