The former Two Guys Pizza and Amina's Cafe have been torn down and will be replaced by a controversial student-housing development

Development Beat: New Apartments Approved for Hillsborough

Planning Commission members this week approved a controversial seven-story apartment building for Hillsborough Street and a new middle school for North Raleigh. Rex hospital and Wake Tech’s north campus are expanding, and a Taco Bell is getting some repairs.

Wake Commission Considers Bonds for Wake Tech

County Commissioners are considering a general obligation bond to help Wake Technical Community College with a $210 million building program. But with County Schools also in need, commissioners have decisions to make about the county’s debt — and a possible future tax increase.