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Want to know more about the people who want to run your city, town or schools? Check out these candidate forums.

Our next round of endorsements is Oct. 14 for Chapel Hill, Carrboro, Chapel Hill-Carrboro school board, Hillsborough, Pittsboro—plus the Durham general election and any Wake and Raleigh runoffs.

Check out the Indy's Triangulator and Citizen blogs for up-to-date election and candidate news.

Cary Town Council

Wednesday, Sept. 23, 7-8:30 p.m., Kildaire Presbyterian Church, 200 High Meadow Dr. Sponsored by WakeUp Wake County. 828-3833. www.wakeupwakecounty.com.

Through Oct 6: Watch the forum on Cary TV 11 or streamed on the Web site. townofcary.org/council/forum.

Chapel Hill Mayor and Town Council

Wednesday, Sept. 23, 7-9 p.m., Chapel Hill Town Hall, 405 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd. Sponsored by Neighbors for Responsible Growth. 968-2743. www.nrg-nc.net.

Monday, Oct. 5, 7-9 p.m., Chapel Hill Town Hall, 405 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd. Sponsored by the League of Women Voters, Orange-Chatham-Durham.

Chapel Hill-Carrboro Board of Education

Thursday, Sept. 24, 7:30-9 p.m., OWASA Community Room, 400 Jones Ferry Road, Carrboro. Sponsored by Orange County Democratic Women.

Tuesday, Sept. 29, 8:30 p.m., Chapel Hill Public Library, 100 Library Dr. Hosted by Partners for the Advancement of Gifted Education. 968-2777. www.chapelhillpubliclibrary.org.

Durham Mayor and City Council

Sunday, Sept. 27, 4 pm, Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church, 2200 S Alston Ave. Sponsored by Unity in the Community for Progress. 680-2878.

Tuesday, Oct. 20, 7-9 p.m., Durham County Main Library 300 N. Roxboro St. Sponsored by the League of Women Voters, Orange-Chatham-Durham.

Hillsborough Town Board

Saturday, Sept. 26, 9 a.m. Sponsored by Orange County Democratic Party. Call for location: 933-9662

Pittsboro Mayor and Town Commissioners

Wednesday, Oct. 7, 7-9 p.m. Superior Court House, 12 East St., Pittsboro. Sponsored by the League of Women Voters, Orange-Chatham-Durham.

Raleigh City Council

Thursday, Sept. 24, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., NC State University Club, 4200 Hillsborough St, Raleigh. Forum is part of the Wake Democratic Women monthly meeting. $15. RSVP: info@dwwc.net.

Monday, Sept. 28, 5:30-7:30 p.m., 101 Lounge, 44 S Blount St, Raleigh. Politics 101: Two-hour forum with a different Raleigh candidate or elected official each session. 833-8008. www.101lounge.com.

Wake School Board

Thursday, Sept. 24 6:30 p.m., Garner Civic Center, 1005 Poole Dr, Garner. Former Wake County Commissioner Phil Jeffreys hosts countywide candidates. RSVP: pjeffreys@nc.rr.com.

Thursday, Oct. 1, 6-8 p.m., YWCA of the Greater Triangle, 554 E. Hargett St., Raleigh. Wake County Schools Public Issues Forum: Panel discussion hosted by ACLU & YWCA. RSVP: 828-3205 x18. www.ywcatriangle.org.

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