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  1. Charlotte-area charter school enrollment falls well below projectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | The Charlotte Observer

    The nine new charter schools that opened in the Charlotte area this fall amid a rapid expansion now enroll about half the number of students they had projected, according to data released by the N.C. Department of Public Instruction. The figures support complaints from Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools that the district found itself with thousands more students than expected.

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  2. The way forward: Voting activists see bright sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Creative Loafing

    At a mid-October voter education forum on Charlotte's east side, an elderly man stood slowly to address a panel of four judicial candidates. The elder nodded respectfully, then proceeded in a strong, feisty voice.

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  3. Charlotte Childcare and commuting become easier using the light railRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Examiner.com

    For those commuting from areas south of Charlotte, NC to uptown, choosing a child development center along the light rail LYNXCharlotte is a good choice. Some light rail parking areas are located near childcare centers in the south part of Charlotte.

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  4. Dilworth Coffee Celebrates 25 Years of Craft-Roasting Coffee...Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 11 | PRWeb

    Don Keen, founder of Dilworth Coffee , Charlotte's original specialty coffeehouse, announced that the company will celebrate 25 years of craft roasting in November. To honor this celebration, the company invites guests to enjoy a Free Coffee Day featuring the 25th anniversary coffee, Organic Willow Oak Estate Blend, on November 18, 2014 at all area Dilworth Coffeehouse locations.

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  5. CATS pushes some light-rail crews for overtimeRead the original story

    Monday Nov 10 | WBTV

    The Charlotte Area Transit System said Monday that some of the crews building the Lynx Blue Line extension may have to work overtime and with more staff, but CATS said it's not in danger of breaking the line's $1.16 billion budget. The extension to UNC Charlotte is difficult to build because much of the construction will take place in the median of North Tryon Street.

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  6. Common Heart collecting turkeys for those in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... Johnston is a freelance writer. Have a story idea for Melinda? Email her at m.johnston@carolina.rr.com . The Charlotte Observer welcomes your comments on news of the day. The more voices engaged in conversation, the better for us all, but do keep it ...

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  7. Community to carry on legacy of pastor who died in plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | WSOCTV

    ... models is gone. "We were just recently communicating with him and with high expectations of having him here in Charlotte," she said. Munroe, a 60-year-old pastor and motivational speaker, was set to join Lemay at his church Champion Kingdom Center ...

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  8. Charlotte Checkers beat Texas Stars 3-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | The Charlotte Observer

    Checkers goalie Drew MacIntyre called his team together after Monday night's 3-1 win against the Texas Stars at Time Warner Cable Arena. Charlotte had entered the night looking to rebound from its worst defeat of the season Saturday, in which the reigning Calder Cup champion Stars chased MacIntyre 10 minutes into the first period on their way to an 8-2 American Hockey League win.

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  9. Obama to honor Charlotte native who led golf's integrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | The Charlotte Observer

    ... Park was renamedin his honor. More than 50 years after leading the integration of professional golf in America, Charlotte native Charlie Sifford will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom from President Barack Obama on Nov. 24 at the White ...

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  10. King memorial to be held Nov. 23Read the original story

    Monday Nov 10 | Q-Notes

    A celebration of life will be held for early Charlotte LGBT community leader Don King on Nov. 23, 3-5 p.m., at the McColl Center for Art + Innovation, 721 N. Tryon St. Community members are invited to remember King, who starting in the 1970s became one of the earliest and most outspoken LGBT community leaders in the Queen City. The special community-initiated celebration will include a sharing of memories of King by several speakers who were colleagues with him at The Charlotte Observer and those who worked with him in LGBT causes.

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  11. South Mecklenburg Sabres top Myers Parks to advanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | The Charlotte Observer

    Myers Park's Braxton Robinson, center, and South Meck's Narvin Ataya battle for control of the soccer ball in second round play-off action on Nov. 3, 2014 in Charlotte. Myers Park midfielder Ben Hedrick, left, and South Meck's Tommy Aliota battle for control of the soccer ball in second round play-off action on Nov. 3, 2014 in Charlotte.

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  12. Charlotte Warehouse Sale - Winter Sale Event - Women's Overstock Apparel & ShoesRead the original story

    Monday Nov 3 | PR Log

    Women's Overstock Name Brand Apparel, Shoes & Sleepwear from the nation's leading department stores at 65-90% off original retail! All items are new, with their original tags. Open to the public November 12-16!! PRLog - Nov. 3, 2014 - CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The sale will feature over 8,000 pieces of new, brand name, with tags, women's apparel and shoes! This overstock merchandise comes from the nation's leading department stores.

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  13. CMPD: Missing boy, 10, walked off school campusRead the original story

    Monday Nov 3 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police are asking for your help in locating a 10-year-old boy who walked off his school campus Monday afternoon. CMPD: Missing boy, 10, walked off school campus Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police are asking for your help in locating a 10-year-old boy who walked off his school campus Monday afternoon.

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  14. Penguin operators agree to give up restaurantRead the original story

    Monday Nov 3 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... filing. The restaurant had been closed since August. The restaurant's manager, Lisa Ballentine, told NBC Charlotte on August 4 that the restaurant was closed for several days because of a death in the family of a line cook, and that she and her ...

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  15. FBI seeks suspect with Brentwood ties in North Carolina killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Newsday

    Federal authorities said Monday they are searching for a 35-year-old man with Long Island ties in connection with a fatal shooting in North Carolina. Luis Alberto Ordonez-Vega, 35, is wanted in the June shooting death of a 22-year-old man in the Steele Creek Division of Charlotte, North Carolina, federal authorities said.

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  16. Charlotte murder suspect arrested in New JerseyRead the original story

    Monday Nov 3 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Charlotte murder suspect arrested in New Jersey Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police say their suspect in an early-October murder was arrested in New Jersey. Check out this story on WCNC.com: Derek Lamont Kline, 43, was arrested on October 10 in New Jersey on charges unrelated to the murder charge he faces in Charlotte.

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  17. 10-Year-old Charlotte boy found after walking away from school campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | WBTV

    ... sexual activity with a student by a teacher and four counts of taking indecent liberties with a student. Police in Charlotte say a young boy who was reported missing after walking away from school on Monday has been found safe. Damari Alexander ...

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  18. NASCAR: Postrace brawl between Gordon, Keselowski, teams was - over the line'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | WBTV

    ... The fight comes on the heels of Keselowski being involved in multiple disputes with drivers following the race at Charlotte on Oct 11. Those included a physical confrontation with Matt Kenseth. Robin Pemberton, NASCAR's vice president of ...

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  19. Identities sought for Charlotte Co. condo burglarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | NBC2 News

    ... is the real image. District detectives are asking for assistance in identifying two men who broke into a Port Charlotte condominium last week and dismantled part of the residence's surveillance system. On Wednesday October 29, at about 1:00 am, two ...

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  20. 9 hurt in bus-truck collision in south CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | The Charlotte Observer

    A dump truck suffered front-end damage Monday morning in a collision with a Charlotte Area Transit System bus on Sharon Road West at Hopeton Road. Several people were transported to a local hospital.

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