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Acme Adds Fee to Cover Living Wage

At the beginning of 2021, the Orange County living wage rose to $15.40 per hour — almost double the federal minimum wage — or $13.90 if the employer pays at least half of the health insurance cost.


Working to Make Wages Livable

Orange County Living Wage formed in a living room because of Dillon. Well, at least because of his rule. The U.S. Congress last raised the federal minimum wage, to $7.25 an hour, in July 2009.








Community Notices Archive

COMMUNITY NOTICES ARCHIVE Posted April 18, 2024 The Town of Carrboro proudly presents the Music Maker Foundation’s Freight Train Blues series of live concerts every Friday evening between May 3…











COVID-19 Cases Pass a Milestone

The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Orange County has surpassed 1,000. A month ago, the number of cumulative cases in the county was below 300. At the beginning of July, the count was 750.


Some Say Police Resolution Falls Short

At the Chapel Hill Town Council’s final meeting of the fiscal year, council members approved a heartfelt resolution to improve racial equity and public safety. Most community members who spoke, however, were underwhelmed.