The town wanted more outdoor dining. So why are some Hillsborough merchants upset?
Sidewalk dining was expected to bring more life and people to Hillsborough’s historic downtown, but some residents and business owners are unhappy. Others are adding furnishings, but ignoring the rules.
Hillsborough security plan: trained armed guards in 100 more elementary schools
TAMPA With scarce dollars and a mandate to provide armed protection for all students, some Tampa Bay area school officials have started to make use of a state initiative they once disparaged. Named
Hillsborough school board members cite safety and equity concerns in superintendent’s evaluation
Jeff Eakins is advised to be more responsive to teacher concerns and fierce in confronting racism.
Anatomy of a rout: How Phillipsburg football dismantled Hillsborough
The Stateliners had things their own way Friday in a 56-6 wipeout. Here's why it happened.
NJ football: Amankwaa, Hillsborough top Hunterdon Central
Thomas Amankwaa helped lead the Hillsborough football team over Hunterdon Central 24-13 on Friday
Hillsborough's smart move to honor Amendment 4
State Attorney Andrew Warren explores having judges waive court costs in favor of community service for a large number of cases.
HILLSBOROUGH: Schools again receive top national ranking
As the school district prepares for classes to start Sept. 3, the school board celebrated nationwide recognition Monday night.
Depot's top merchant dissects Q4
The Home Depot EVP merchandising Ted Decker had the happy duty Tuesday of reporting "all of our merchandising departments posted positive comps." Some departments did better than others. Appliances, tools, and building materials had double-digit comps in the quarter. Lighting, plumbing, hardware, and indoor garden were above the company average, and décor was in line with the company average.
A secret no more: This Virginia Beach native is among the youngest merchant mariners out there.
It's a tough thing to accomplish, getting credentialed as a merchant mariner, but George Pickard did it by the time he was 18 years old.
Hillsborough program would provide new way to finance energy-efficiency upgrades
TAMPA — Hillsborough County is close to creating a new way for property owners to pay for upgrades to make their homes or businesses more energy-efficient or hurricane-resistant.The County Comm
CNY's best outdoor dining spots: 17 top places for eating al fresco
Embrace the warm weather and dine outside at some of our top picks.
Developer Sandreuter files plans for 20-story tower on Hillsborough Street
A group led by local real estate developer Gregg Sandreuter is seeking to build a 20-story tower featuring a mix of office space, residential apartments and ground-floor retail on the 400 block of Hillsborough Street in downtown Raleigh.
10 UX and UI Podcasts for Merchants
One of the best ways to keep updated on user experience and user interface strategies is by listening to relevant podcasts. Here is a list of podcasts on designing for users. There are shows on UX and UI, and related design topics. All of these feature leading practitioners.
How merchants use Facebook to flood Amazon with fake reviews
An Amazon distribution center in Madrid, shown in November. (Emilion Naranjo/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock) SAN FRANCISCO — On Amazon, customer comments can help a product surge in popularity. The online retail giant says that more than 99 percent of its reviews are legitimate because they are written by real shoppers who aren’t paid for them But a Washington Post examination found that for some popular product categories, such as…
Suburban Restaurant Among 100 Best Outdoor Dining Spots
A suburban restaurant is proving Chicago isn't the only place with top dining experiences.
See what new owners plan for Hillsborough’s historic Colonial Inn
The historic Colonial Inn in downtown Hillsborough was sold in January 2018. Owner Allied DevCorp LLC submitted plans in July to renovate it and create a boutique hotel, bar, restaurant and event space.
Wednesday’s letters: How we plan to improve foster care in Hillsborough
Improving foster care inHillsborough | April 19, editorialOur plans for helping kidsThis editorial poses many good questions. The Department of Children and Families peer review report is expect
These Coachella Valley restaurants ranked among top 100 for outdoor dining in the country
Open Table released a list of the top 100 alfresco restaurants across the country and seven on that list are located in the Coachella Valley.
Hillsborough gives top award to teacher who likes to check in with students, parents
TAMPA — Parents who get phone calls from Maria Torres-Crosby are often nervous at first.Then they realize Torres-Crosby, a sixth-grade English teacher at Memorial Middle School, is just checkin
Tampa bayfront home sells for $6.4 million, top in Hillsborough County this year
TAMPA — A bayfront estate in South Tampa's Culbreath Isles sold today for $6.4 million, the most paid for a Hillsborough County home this year and the second highest in the Tampa Bay area. The
Gitano: From Dust To The Ultimate Outdoor Dining Destination In NYC
Q&A with Yvan Lemoine, Executive Chef/ Partner— Gitano Garden of Love, The Jungle Room, Casa Nomad, 76 Varick Street, New York City...