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  1. Raising the bar with AP for allRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... according to Matthews calculations puts them in the top six percent of public schools in the country. A search for Charlotte area public high schools revealed that Myers Park made the top 50, and Providence High School came in at 188. All other ...

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  2. 3 hurt when school bus, car collide in west CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | WSOCTV

    Emergency crews were on the scene of a crash involving a school bus in west Charlotte early Friday morning. PHOTOS: Car pinned beneath school bus in west Charlotte Rescue crews responded to the scene of the crash on West Blvd. near Billy Graham Parkway around 8 a.m. and found a car wedged beneath the bus.

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  3. Car pinned under school bus in southwest Charlotte wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Car pinned under school bus in southwest Charlotte wreck School bus involved in southwest Charlotte accident Check out this story on WCNC.com: CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Emergency crews are on the scene of an accident involving a school bus and car in southwest Charlotte Friday morning. The accident happened on Holabird Lane near West Boulevard around 8 a.m. after a car became pinned under the rear of a school bus.

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  4. CMPD officer accused of fatally shooting unarmed man expected to plead not guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | WBTV

    The Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer accused of fatally shooting an unarmed man in a Charlotte neighborhood nearly a year and a half ago is expected to enter a not guilty plea on Friday. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Officer Randall Kerrick is charged with voluntary manslaughter in the shooting death of Jonathan Ferrell.

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  5. Be a tourist in your own cityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2009 | Examiner.com

    Looking for something fun this weekend for the whole family? You can learn more about your home city by becoming a tourist for a day...for FREE! On Saturday, May 9, the Charlotte Visitor Info Center is hosting a special event that celebrates the Charlotte region. Activities include panning for gold with Reed Gold Mine, a visit from Dora the Explorer and free carriage rides.

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  6. Editorial: Historic tax credits boost economic developmentRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... Bern recently to press for a renewal of the preservation credits. McCrory, a Republican who was formerly mayor of Charlotte, has been a champion of the program. Before they were eliminated, the historic preservation tax credits had been used in 90 ...

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  7. Most expensive streets to live on in MecklenburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... on WCNC.com: CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The cost of living on one of the priciest streets in America will run you tens of millions of dollars. ...

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  8. Tight industrial space drives Charlotte construction, buysRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | WBTV

    Much has been made of the booming office and apartment construction markets in Charlotte. But there's another category with low vacancy rates that developers are paying attention to as well: industrial.

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  9. NCDOT holds meeting on I-485 toll lanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WBTV

    Thursday night, the North Carolina Department of Transportation held a public meeting in Matthews to answer questions about the I-485 express lane project which will run from I-77 to US 74. Last week, the green light was given for the project by the Charlotte Regional Transportation Planning Organization. Although, it will be years until the project is completed, the questions are already coming.

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  10. Duke gets commitment from post player while Council signs with ProvidenceRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | HeraldSun.com

    ... State. Keaton was a wide receiver for the Falcons and also is on the baseball team. Jordyn Brown will attend Charlotte and compete in track and field. She was the 2014 4-A state champion in the high jump. Jazmine Daye will stay close to home after ...

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  11. Charlotte City Council vetoes mayor, spends $4.5 millionRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2009 | Examiner.com

    In a recent report from the Charlotte Observer , Charlotte 's City Council has voted to override Mayor Pat McCrory's veto to spend money on a streetcar poject. Pat McCrory said it wasn't wise for the city to spend that taxpayer money during a recession, especially when there is no way to plan for how to pay for the overall project, which could cost over $450 million.

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  12. Nancy Carter for City Council District 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2009 | Examiner.com

    In response to the questions proposed to all City Council and Mayoral candidates in Charlotte in my previous article , Nancy Carter, Democratic candidate for City Council District 5, responded: "1. The increase in sales tax is due to the decline in revenue from income tax and sales tax at the state level.

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  13. Summer Activities 101: One week of entertainment for your children in CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2009 | Examiner.com

    Well, we have approximately four more weeks to keep our children busy and happy this summer ....not to mention to prepare for school, activities and more, but that's for a different time! Charlotte has a lot of offer for children's entertainment, without breaking the bank. A sample of a week's schedule that will keep your children busy and happy follows: Suggestio n: Art Space Studio at Rivergate , go online to print money-saving coupons ahead of time, plan to spend about $12 per child.

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  14. Free Bastille Day festival in CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2009 | Examiner.com

    Celebrate the French national holiday at Extravaganza Depot , 1610 N. Tryon Street in Charlotte on Saturday, July 11 from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. This free event promises juggling, face painting, French music, fencing demonstrations, games and entertainment along with food from Amelie's Bakery .

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  15. CMPD investigating crash involving school bus in east CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WSOCTV

    Police were investigating an early Thursday morning accident involving a school bus in east Charlotte. Officers responded to the crash on The Plaza near Aintree Road around 7:30 a.m. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools officials told Channel 9 there was one student on the bus, which was headed to Druid Hills Elementary School, but that nobody was hurt.

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  16. Tree falls on Charlotte home, knocks boy out of bedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Tree falls on Charlotte home, knocks boy out of bed Tree falls on Charlotte home, knocks boy out of bed Check out this story on WCNC.com: CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A falling tree just missed a child sleeping in his bed at a home in east Charlotte Thursday morning. The tree fall on the corner of the home on Dade Street just off The Plaza around 6 a.m. Emergency crews told NBC Charlotte that the boy was knocked out of his bed when the tree came down on the house.

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  17. One student aboard, no injuries in east Charlotte school bus crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WBTV

    One student was on board in an east Charlotte school bus accident Thursday morning, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools . The accident happened just before 7:30 a.m. in the 5200 block of the Plaza, near Aintree Road.

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  18. Tree falls on east Charlotte home with four people insideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WBTV

    The tree fell near a child's room at a home in the 1200 block of Dade Street, near E. Sugar Creek Road and The Plaza. The incident happened sometime before 7 a.m. Medic says they took the two people to Carolinas Medical Center in serious condition.

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  19. Family escapes injury after tree topples onto east Charlotte homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WSOCTV

    Emergency crews had to respond to a home in east Charlotte early Thursday morning after a tree toppled over onto it. IMAGES: Tree crashes onto east Charlotte home First responders were called to the house on Dade Street, near The Plaza around 6 a.m. The tree fell from a neighbor's yard into a boy's bedroom and a large limb tore part of the roof off.

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  20. Celtic Woman tickets on sale for April performance at Belk Theatre at BlumenthalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Examiner.com

    Those looking forward to the performance by Celtic Woman at Belk Theatre at Blumenthal on April 4, 2015 will be able to buy their tickets now. Belk Theatre at Blumenthal is located at 130 North Tryon Street in Charlotte and this 10th Anniversary World Tour is something fans of Celtic Woman won't want to miss.

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