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4 min ago | The Charlotte Observer
One person was shot and killed Friday afternoon in the 2100 block of Beatties Ford Road, near LaSalle Street in northwest Charlotte, police said.
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4 hrs ago | Business Journal
A stakeholders meeting for the proposed Gold District branding for a sub-district of South End will be Monday from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at The Unknown Brewing Co., 1327 Mint Street.
4 hrs ago | Lincoln Times-News
David Alan Hopkins, 29, of 2852 Barrett Baxter Dr. in Newton was charged Dec. 2 with one count of probation violation.
8 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer
Letty Ketner gives a rundown of the daily specials to Thomas Harrison , Wes Turner, , Scott Jowers, and Wes Knowles on the patio of Letty's.
10 hrs ago | Q-Notes
Charlotte Pride Band, in association with Temple Beth El, will hold a holiday concert on Dec. 15, 3 p.m., at 5101 Providence Rd. The program will feature seasonal favorites performed by small ensembles of Charlotte Pride Band including the jazz band, woodwind quintet, brass quintet, clarinet choir, sax ensemble, brass choir, trumpet choir and ... (more)
Work on the extension of the Lynx light rail extension started when ground was finally broken last July, but already there are some concerns and questions as construction work begins.
Workers and activists gathered in front of a Burger King on Wilkinson Boulevard Thursday to protest for higher wages for employees in the fast-food industry.
Police have uncovered what they say is a "chop shop" for stolen Honda automobiles at a home in Gaston County.
Police have made an arrest in a west Charlotte bank robbery. Channel 9 showed surveillance photos earlier this week of the robber.
CMPD's Violent Criminal Apprehension Team is looking for a suspect they say is responsible for three shootings over a four-day period in late November.
Northwood Ravin, a multifamily development firm based in Charlotte, recently agreed to sell three of its local properties as its shifts away from high-density, luxury apartment projects and toward building communities with a more suburban feel.
Yet another apartment project is slated for Nashville's urban core. The Tennessean reports that Charlotte, N.C.-based Crescent Communities is planning a 280-unit luxury apartment development off Division Street.
I'm a big fan of musicals, and I certainly have my favorite productions. However, I still find it incredibly exciting to see a show that I'm unfamiliar with, one that I have no expectations or pre-conceived notions about.
Among county residents, Andrew and Teresa Van Den Barselaar may hold the record for the distance traveled -- they moved here from South Africa -- and they completely understand why Wilson County is such a popular destination for homeowners.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are on scene where a 19-year-old pregnant woman was shot and killed early Wednesday morning, Dec. 4, 2013, when someone apparently fired into her apartment.
The news that McKibbon Hotel Group is backing out of plans to develop property on Haywood Street in downtown Asheville generated a wealth of responses on various websites.