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Raleigh’s Probationary Rental Occupancy Program – The First Five Years

[This article originally appeared in The Raleigh Public Record, a now-defunct, hyperlocal, online news source, in August 2011.] Repeated loud parties, overgrown grass, junk cars and appliances in the yard… Read more »

Raleigh Ranks Second in National Survey of Public Health and Comprehensive Planning

[This article originally appeared in The Raleigh Public Record, a now-defunct, hyperlocal, online news source, in July 2011.] Excerpt: Raleigh received high marks for its planning efforts to keep air… Read more »

WPTF – A Retrospective

[This article originally appeared in The Raleigh Public Record, a now-defunct, hyperlocal, online news source, in September 2009.] Happy Birthday to WPTF 680 AM, Raleigh’s oldest and (almost) first radio… Read more »

Raleigh Faith Leader Nancy Petty Arrested for Trespass

[This article originally appeared in The Raleigh Public Record, a now-defunct, hyperlocal, online news source, in June 2010.] Nancy Petty has a long history with Pullen Memorial Baptist Church. She… Read more »

Peace Students, Alumnae Continue Protests despite Police Presence, New Policy

[This article originally appeared in The Raleigh Public Record, a now-defunct, hyperlocal, online news source in September of 2011.] Excerpt:  Police on campus, heightened security and a new Speech, Expression… Read more »

Wake County’s Water Quality Report Card

[This article original appeared in The Raleigh Public Record, a now-defunct, hyperlocal, online news source, in January of 2010.] A survey of 12 months of Wake County water quality violations… Read more »

Time to Swat Skeeters

Reprinted from The Triangle, June 2011 Been bitten yet? Skeeter sea-son is gearing up in the Triangle – are you ready to go to war? Getting bitten used to be just… Read more »

The Dirt-Poor Dozen

Reprinted from The Triangle, April 2011 12 Ways to Go Green On a Budget and Save! Grass fed beef, eco-granola-organic everything and planting trees to offset that last airplane flight are… Read more »

Have A Greener Holiday

Reprinted from The Triangle, December 2010 Got your shopping done? Prefer to wait until the last minute? However you celebrate the season, chances are good the biggest haul of all will go… Read more »

What Do I Do With All These Pills?

Reprinted from The Triangle, October 2010 Whether you live with AIDS, care for someone living with AIDS or enjoy better-than-average health, we all generate more medical waste than we think…. Read more »