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  1. Neighbors oppose Cherry mixed-use proposal, which they say is too largeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | WBTV

    Residents of the Cherry neighborhood asked the Charlotte City Council to turn down a rezoning request for a major mixed-use development just southeast of uptown Monday, saying the main building is too tall for the area. Some council members said they also have concerns about the height of the development, which would be along Kings Drive across from the Metropolitan development.

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  2. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | WBTV

    Charlotte's proposal to scrap a $47 garbage fee in favor of a small property tax increase would help the city get more sales tax money from Mecklenburg County, city officials say. Mecklenburg County distributes sales tax revenue based on a city's or town's share of the total tax bill in the county.

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  3. Richmond boys finish 1st in meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Richmond County Daily Journal

    Contributed PhotoMembers of the Richmond Senior boys track and field team celebrate with coach Eric Gould after winning the Rock Autism Track and Field Classic Saturday at Rocky River High School in Charlotte. Contributed PhotoMembers of the Richmond Senior boys track and field team celebrate with coach Eric Gould after winning the Rock Autism Track and Field Classic Saturday at Rocky River High School in Charlotte.

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  4. Ryde and Wells Fargo Championship Form Transportation Partnership for the Pga Tour Golf TournamentRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | PR Log

    RYDE's upscale motorcoaches will shuttle individuals and groups from outlying areas to the PGA TOUR event in Charlotte, NC, focusing RYDEs on the weekend play May 15-17. Fans reserve seats via RYDE's website for a roundtrip shuttle that picks them up from numerous cities outside of Charlotte and drives them directly to the course, bypassing the inconvenience of traffic and offsite parking.

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  5. Family members pleading for help after man killed in CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | WBTV

    ... facility, but he didn't call anybody to tell us and he didn't have his wallet or anything on him," Caroline said. Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police say Smith asked officers for medical help the 400 block of W. Morehead Street, but he later died after he ...

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  6. PETA urges Food Lion to drop ads using live animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | WLOS

    ... Isolated tornadoes are possible. Heed all warnings by seeking shelter inside a sturdy building or basement. CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- PETA is giving its two cents to Food Lion, urging the supermarket chain to stop using live animals in its ...

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  7. Chuckleheads to Perform at The Tavern, 5/16Read the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Wear Purple Comedy Improv Musical Variety Extravaganza Starring the Chuckleheads Comes to The Tavern 300 East Morehead Street, Charlotte on Saturday, May 16 at 8pm. The Charlotte improvisational theatre group, the Chuckleheads, present their Wear Purple Comedy Improv Musical Variety Extravaganza Starring the Chuckleheads at The Tavern 300 East Morehead Street, Charlotte, NC 28202 on Saturday, May 16 beginning at 8:00pm.

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  8. N.C. bank begins trading on a new public marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Business Journal

    ... Paragon Bank , the 64th community bank on the OTCQX, according to OTC, was founded in Raleigh in 1999 and has a Charlotte office in SouthPark. The bank has assets of about $1.3 billion and provides private banking services to small and middle-market ...

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  9. Graffiti Jam Set for This Weekend at Spirit SquareRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Vibrant street art will come to life at the 1st Annual Graffiti Jam, a free outdoor event taking place at Spirit Square in Uptown on Saturday, April 25, from 12 to 2 p.m. "We are excited to bring this unique opportunity and celebration of artistic expression to our city this weekend," said Blumenthal President Tom Gabbard. "It is important to Blumenthal to create outlets for artists of all kinds here in Charlotte and we're doing that in a big way with Graffiti Jam."

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  10. Location, location, location: These are Mecklenburg County's most expensive addressesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Business Journal

    Living in a high-end neighborhood will come with a hefty price tag in any city. But in the Charlotte area, even addresses on the most expensive streets come at a bargain when compared with some other parts of the country.

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  11. Mother left legacy for NFL prospect Zack HodgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Erie Times News

    ... Barbara Wright, who died at 48 after a massive stroke. Then Hodges played alongside them that night against West Charlotte, making three and a half tackles in the 49-3 win. Hodges" father, a professional boxer, died when he was 1. His grandfather, ...

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  12. Elizabeth W. 'Ebby' OwenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Left to cherish her memory are her daughter, Carla Allen and husband, Tod, of Raleigh; and two grandchildren, Parker Allen, of Raleigh, and Molly Allen, of Charlotte.

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  13. Wreck kills 3 on I-77 in CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | The Gaston Gazette

    State troopers had to close all northbound lanes of Interstate 77 near uptown early Monday morning for nearly three hours after three people were killed in a crash involving a tractor-trailer. Officials said a BMW slammed into the back of the big rig at a high rate of speed around 1:45 a.m. on I-77 near Clanton Road and became pinned under it.

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  14. Red Cross helping family after tree lands on SE Charlotte homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | WSOCTV

    The Red Cross is assisting a family after a tree crashed through their southeast Charlotte home early Monday morning. Officials told Channel 9 that two adults and three children lived in the home on Gene Avenue but that nobody was hurt when the tree came down.

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  15. 3 die in wreck on Interstate 77 in CharlotteRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | WLOS

    Three people have been killed after a speeding car rammed the back of a tractor-trailer rig on Interstate 77 in Charlotte. The patrol said the driver of the rig did not initially realize he had been hit and was dragging the car when he stopped for what he thought was a flat tire.

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  16. Busy north Charlotte road closed after car slams into power poleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | WSOCTV

    Police had to close a busy road in north Charlotte early Monday morning after they said a car crashed into a power pole, knocking down power lines. Officers had Beatties Ford Road closed just south of Mount Holly-Huntersville Road around 6:30 a.m. Fire officials told Channel 9 a car slammed into the power pole and that the driver then ran from the scene.

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  17. Fallen tree displaces family of five in southeast CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | WBTV

    The accident happened just before 2 a.m. on Interstate 77 near Remount Road after a BMW rear ended a tractor-trailer and was dragged several hundred feet. The accident happened just before 2 a.m. on Interstate 77 near Remount Road after a BMW rear ended a tractor-trailer and was dragged several hundred feet.

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  18. Three killed after colliding with tractor trailer near uptown CLTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | WBTV

    Three people were killed after colliding with a tractor-trailer on an interstate near uptown Charlotte early Monday morning, according to Highway Patrol. The accident happened just before 2 a.m. on Interstate 77 near Remount Road after a BMW rear ended a tractor-trailer and was dragged several hundred feet.

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  19. Mother left a legacy for NFL prospect Zack HodgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | WBTV

    ... Barbara Wright, who died at 48 after a massive stroke. Then Hodges played alongside them that night against West Charlotte, making three and a half tackles in the 49-3 win. Hodges' father, a professional boxer, died when he was 1. His grandfather, ...

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  20. Charlotte Hot Spots to Enjoy a Beer OutsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | HipHoods

    Did you know that April is Craft Brew Month in North Carolina? And with the weather getting warmer, what's a better way to celebrate than to enjoy that beer outside? To help us figure that out, last week Charlotte Five brought us the top 10 places in Charlotte to do just that! Here's the run-downa Olde Mecklenburg Brewery - This is one of my perennial favorites, and it's been mentioned in my blog on multiple occasions . And it recently won the prize as the country's best brewery tour, so be sure to dive into one of their tours while you're there! Pump House Biergarten - Located at the US National Whitewater Center , this is one spot that can't be beat.

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