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Living in Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill is home to one of the oldest public universities in the United States and the UNC Health Care System. 15 minutes away from Durham (a.k.a. "Bull City"), the fourth largest city in North Carolina, and 30 minutes away from the capital of Raleigh, Chapel hill is part of growing metropolitan area in the central part of North Carolina. 

To learn more about the area, see the links below:

Official Chapel Hill website: http://www.ci.chapel-hill.nc.us/

Exploring Chapel Hill:  http://www.visitchapelhill.org/

Downtown Chapel Hill: http://www.downtownchapelhill.com/

Franklin Street: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Franklin_Street_%28Chapel_Hill%29

"The Triangle"

The triangle area refers to the region anchored by Chapel Hill, Durham, and Raleigh, as well as the locations of the major universities in each area including  UNC - Chapel Hill, Duke University, and NC State University, respectively. The Triangle has been featured in several major publications in the past couple of years as one of the best places to live and work. 

Travel Feature in the New York Times: http://travel.nytimes.com/2009/06/14/travel/14hours.html

"The Triangle": Moving to RTP (Research Triangle Park) Area 

Triangle.com: Events in the Triangle

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