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Economic conditions in the Triangle area (Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill) are slumping.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 10 Issue 2, Feb 1992, p6-9, il Periodical Website
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451
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Children are increasingly the owners or possessors of firearms.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 10 Issue 8, Feb 1992, p7-11 Periodical Website
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454
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Ruley profiles several women in jobs traditionally held by men.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 10 Issue 13, Mar 1992, p6-11, il Periodical Website
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458
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Ruley discusses various types of birth control, including the female condom.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 10 Issue 19, May 1992, p7-9, il Periodical Website
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563
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The National Endowment for the Arts is experiencing financial difficulties, leaving some to speculate on its demise.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 10 Issue 26, June 1992, p5-6, il Periodical Website
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778
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The Triangle (Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill) tobacco industry is known for its humid auctions and its colorful auctioneers.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 10 Issue 34, Aug 1992, p6-9, il Periodical Website
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849
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Dr. James McElhaney of Duke University's Biomedical Engineering department studies the body's structure and how best to protect it with safety equipment.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 10 Issue 42, Oct 1992, p13, por Periodical Website
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864
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John Sterling Gardner, a NC death row inmate, may have been the victim of incompetent counsel. Sources allege that Bruce Fraser, Gardner's trial lawyer, was under the influence of drugs and alcohol during trial preparation and made no legitimate effort to defend Gardner. Apparently, this is not an isolated incident.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 10 Issue 43, Oct 1992, p10-12, il Periodical Website
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971
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The issue is whether Durham High School, troubled by middle-class black and white flight, suffering the legacy of a previously corrupt city school system, and concerned about a black student body that is overwhelmingly poor, should be closed.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 11 Issue 5, Feb 1993, p6-9, por Periodical Website
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1005
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Durham's new police chief, Jackie McNeil, intends to change the city's reputation for crime and his department's poor public image.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 11 Issue 10, Mar 1993, p7-9, por Periodical Website
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1017
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Some town officials and residents in Hillsborough are vehemently opposed to PHE Inc.'s plans to move to town in the near future. PHE Inc. is a mail-order company specializing in erotic merchandise.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 11 Issue 12, Mar 1993, p10-12, por Periodical Website
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1061
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North Carolina citizens, lawmakers, judges and administrators are struggling with prison-reform proposals. The state is in dire need of some type of remedy for prison overcrowding.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 11 Issue 17, Apr/May 1993, p10-13, por Periodical Website
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1098
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Ann Shachtman opened her first Stereo Sound hi-fi store in Chapel Hill in 1974. Today the savvy businesswoman owns six stores in North Carolina and Tennessee, and is recognized as a major industry player both nationally and internationally.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 11 Issue 20, May 1993, p9-10, por Periodical Website
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1140
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Durham County Tax Assessor Pat Antley is a controversial figure who has pleased the state while raising the ire of individual Durham County landowners and corporations with her aggressive and forthright style.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 11 Issue 25, June 1993, p7-9, por Periodical Website
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1162
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A black man's death while in police custody has caused a rift in race relations in Concord.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 11 Issue 30, July 1993, p9-11, il, por Periodical Website