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Charlotte Douglas airport to increase height of perimeter fence - WCNC.com

Charlotte Douglas airport to increase height of perimeter fence  WCNC.com

It's meant to keep out wildlife like deer. In 2017, a plane was forced to make an emergency landing after hitting a deer on takeoff.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 4:00 am


Torres leads Charlotte to 3-0 win over Durham - Bradenton Herald

Torres leads Charlotte to 3-0 win over Durham  Bradenton Herald

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) -- Ramon Torres hit a two-run triple in the second inning, leading the Charlotte Knights to a 3-0 win over the Durham Bulls on Wednesday.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:35 am


Dozens of Charlotte-area road projects delayed due to DOT funding problems - Charlotte Observer

Dozens of Charlotte-area road projects delayed due to DOT funding problems  Charlotte Observer

Construction of dozens of Charlotte-area road projects will be delayed as the N.C. Department of Transportation deals with funding shortfalls. That includes ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:39 am


Agenda Weekender: 38 cool things to do this weekend in Charlotte — including Brad Paisley concert - Charlotte Agenda

Agenda Weekender: 38 cool things to do this weekend in Charlotte — including Brad Paisley concert  Charlotte Agenda

Driving can be a drag. Let Lyft give you a ride. Don't want the Pride festivities to end? RSVP to Lyft's Two Is Too Few Donation Party this Sunday. Details below.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:13 pm


Highwoods Properties (NYSE: HIW) enters Charlotte real estate market with $436M purchase of Bank of America Tower at Legacy Union - Triangle Business Journal

Highwoods Properties (NYSE: HIW) enters Charlotte real estate market with $436M purchase of Bank of America Tower at Legacy Union  Triangle Business Journal

Highwoods Properties has announced its entry into the Charlotte market with its purchase of the Bank of America Tower at Legacy Union.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:15 pm


NC House drops controversial rate measure, backed by Duke Energy, passing this legislation instead - Charlotte Business Journal

NC House drops controversial rate measure, backed by Duke Energy, passing this legislation instead  Charlotte Business Journal

The N.C. House gave up trying to pass a controversial measure supported by Duke Energy Corp. that would allow utilities to propose multi-year rate plans with ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:02 pm


Lowe's CEO talks about growing in Charlotte - Charlotte Observer

Lowe's CEO talks about growing in Charlotte  Charlotte Observer

Lowe's CEO Marvin Ellison talked to reporter Hannah Smoot about the new tech hub, layoffs, jobs and Charlotte growth.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:39 pm


Lowe’s CEO details plans for growth as construction begins on Charlotte tech hub - Charlotte Observer

Lowe’s CEO details plans for growth as construction begins on Charlotte tech hub  Charlotte Observer

Lowe's announced earnings and growth in its second quarter 2019 earning call Wednesday. CEO Marvin Ellison spoke with the Observer on details of the new ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:53 pm


Go free this week with these 3 no-cost events in Charlotte - Hoodline Charlotte

Go free this week with these 3 no-cost events in Charlotte  Hoodline Charlotte

Looking for entertaining events and activities to check out in Charlotte this week? Here are the top picks with dates, times, locations and ticket links.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:50 pm


Where Amelie's French Bakery is headed when it leaves its original location - Charlotte Business Journal

Where Amelie's French Bakery is headed when it leaves its original location  Charlotte Business Journal

Amelie's French Bakery & Cafe is on the move. The flagship location of that popular Charlotte bakery will relocate to 136 E. 36th Street next spring.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:44 pm


Charlotte Native Makes Final Round in 'Sunday's Best' - Spectrum News

Charlotte Native Makes Final Round in 'Sunday's Best'  Spectrum News

A Charlotte native could become the next winner of BET's "Sunday's Best."

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:38 pm


BSN Sports Swim Team of the Week: Team Charlotte Swimming - SwimSwam

BSN Sports Swim Team of the Week: Team Charlotte Swimming  SwimSwam

Team Charlotte Swimming (TEAM) is a year-round competitive USA Swimming program that's served the Charlotte swimming community for more than 40 years.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:32 pm


Moving residents from west Charlotte complex to cost at least $350,000, nonprofits say - Charlotte Observer

Moving residents from west Charlotte complex to cost at least $350,000, nonprofits say  Charlotte Observer

Estimated relocation costs for residents forced to leave Labor Arbor, a west Charlotte, NC, apartment complex, will be at least $350000, according to a coalition ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:26 pm


Here’s where Amelie’s French bakery is moving its flagship location - Rock Hill Herald

Here’s where Amelie’s French bakery is moving its flagship location  Rock Hill Herald

Ending months of speculation surrounding one of Charlotte's most popular spots, Amelie's French bakery is finally ready to announce plans for its flagship site.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:30 pm


Carowinds: Copperhead Strike roller coaster closed for assessment after guest injury - Charlotte Observer

Carowinds: Copperhead Strike roller coaster closed for assessment after guest injury  Charlotte Observer

The Copperhead Strike roller coaster at Carowinds amusement park in York County, South Carolina remains closed for assessment after a guest had a thumb ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:30 pm


7 buzzworthy concert coming to Charlotte in the next week - Charlotte Observer

7 buzzworthy concert coming to Charlotte in the next week  Charlotte Observer

Coughing Dove9 p.m. Friday. Petra's Piano Bar, 1919 Commonwealth Ave. $5 in advance, $7 day-of.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:49 pm


The Levine Museum historian shares one of Charlotte’s best kept historical secrets - Charlotte Observer

The Levine Museum historian shares one of Charlotte’s best kept historical secrets  Charlotte Observer

Willie Griffin just wrapped up his first year as historian at the Levine Museum of the New South. Now, he's got his eye on future and how to incorporate new ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:48 pm


Charlotte is (finally) moving ahead with work on a pedestrian bridge connecting South End with Uptown - Charlotte Agenda

Charlotte is (finally) moving ahead with work on a pedestrian bridge connecting South End with Uptown  Charlotte Agenda

The city of Charlotte is getting ready to solve a problem that's frustrated pedestrians for years: How to safely and easily cross over Interstate 277 from the rail trail ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:32 pm


‘Danquirs should still be alive:’ Family of man killed by CMPD officer speaks out - Charlotte Observer

‘Danquirs should still be alive:’ Family of man killed by CMPD officer speaks out  Charlotte Observer

Family and friends of Danquirs Franklin, who was shot and killed by Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer Wende Kerl at a northwest Charlotte Burger King, say ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:53 pm


Cooper vetoes bill requiring sheriffs to cooperate with ICE - Charlotte Observer

Cooper vetoes bill requiring sheriffs to cooperate with ICE  Charlotte Observer

Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper on Wednesday vetoed House Bill 370, which would have required North Carolina sheriffs to cooperate with detainer requests from ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:52 pm


Charlotte elementary schools are overcrowded and the fix could make it worse for older kids - WCNC.com

Charlotte elementary schools are overcrowded and the fix could make it worse for older kids  WCNC.com

The numbers show CMS is struggling the most in elementary schools, with some math and science classes home to anywhere from 26 to 34 students for just one ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:11 pm


Part-Time Office Administrator OLD WELL PARTNERS - Charlotte Agenda

Part-Time Office Administrator OLD WELL PARTNERS  Charlotte Agenda

Old Well Partners is an investment management firm launched in 2016 and located in Charlotte, NC. The firm primarily invests in public equities around the ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:09 pm


The Real Reason Princess Charlotte Adorably Stuck Out Her Tongue at Will and Kate’s Sailing Event - PEOPLE.com

The Real Reason Princess Charlotte Adorably Stuck Out Her Tongue at Will and Kate’s Sailing Event  PEOPLE.com

Princess Charlotte playfully stuck out her tongue at grandpa Mike Middleton during Will and Kate's charity sailing race.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:35 pm


Suspect assaults clerk at southeast Charlotte 7-Eleven; robs business - FOX 46 Charlotte

Suspect assaults clerk at southeast Charlotte 7-Eleven; robs business  FOX 46 Charlotte

Authorities are searching for the person who robbed a local southeast Charlotte 7-Eleven.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:28 pm


Suspect wanted in reported carjacking in north Charlotte - FOX 46 Charlotte

Suspect wanted in reported carjacking in north Charlotte  FOX 46 Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) - Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police are searching for a suspect wanted in connection to a reported carjacking in north ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:22 pm


Charlotte Talks: Why Old Places Matter - WFAE

Charlotte Talks: Why Old Places Matter  WFAE

Thursday, August 22nd, 2019 Newcomers often ask, “Where is old Charlotte?” That's because almost everything is sparklingly new. Historic buildings give a.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:21 pm


Charlotte 49ers offensive coordinator: QB competition ‘fun to watch’ - Charlotte Observer

Charlotte 49ers offensive coordinator: QB competition ‘fun to watch’  Charlotte Observer

New Charlotte 49ers offensive coordinator Alex Atkins says the team's quarterback competition is “fun to watch.” He also has a few other offensive playmakers in ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:07 pm


Look Inside Charlottes $6 Million (Or More) Homes - Charlotte, NC Patch

Look Inside Charlottes $6 Million (Or More) Homes  Charlotte, NC Patch

Look Inside Charlotte's $6 Million (Or More) Homes - Charlotte, NC - Here are five homes now on sale in the Charlotte metro that cost $6 million or more.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:48 pm


The new SouthPark Warby Parker store finally has an opening date - Charlotte Observer

The new SouthPark Warby Parker store finally has an opening date  Charlotte Observer

The Warby Parker in SouthPark, the eye glass brand's second Charlotte location, is set to open Saturday. The shop is next to Fabletics in the mall. The store will ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:34 pm


Weekend Visit: A Trip to Staunton, Virginia - Charlotte magazine

Weekend Visit: A Trip to Staunton, Virginia  Charlotte magazine

TUCKED BETWEEN SHENANDOAH NATIONAL PARK to the east and George Washington and Jefferson National Forests to the west, Staunton, Virginia, is a ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:52 pm


Hundreds still without power after strong storms move through Charlotte - WCNC.com

Hundreds still without power after strong storms move through Charlotte  WCNC.com

Chief Meteorologist Brad Panovich said some areas received nearly 3 inches of rain during Tuesday night's storms.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:33 pm


Here Are The Fastest Growing Companies In Charlotte Metro - Charlotte, NC Patch

Here Are The Fastest Growing Companies In Charlotte Metro  Charlotte, NC Patch

The Fastest Growing Companies In Charlotte - Charlotte, NC - Inc. just released its annual guide to the fastest-growing privately held companies in the U.S., ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:10 pm


At Grievous Gallery, Visitors Discover the Magic of Breaking Things - Charlotte magazine

At Grievous Gallery, Visitors Discover the Magic of Breaking Things  Charlotte magazine

IT'S BEEN A ROUGH DAY for Kristin Walker Morgan—a rough year, really—but she puts on a chipper face as she steps into Grievous Gallery in downtown ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:41 pm


Secretive warfare training being staged in 21 North Carolina counties, Army says - Charlotte Observer

Secretive warfare training being staged in 21 North Carolina counties, Army says  Charlotte Observer

Special Forces training exercises -- including gunfire with blanks -- will be staged across 21 North Carolina counties starting Aug. 30. The Army is telling the ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:20 pm


Records: Prosecutor threatened to charge Charlotte woman's husband if she didn't plead guilty - Lansing State Journal

Records: Prosecutor threatened to charge Charlotte woman's husband if she didn't plead guilty  Lansing State Journal

Kellie Bartlett is facing 16 charges related to her job at the Eaton County Sheriff's Office and her report that a sheriff's deputy raped her.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:08 am


Luis Robert’s incredible 2019 continues in Triple-A with Charlotte - WGN TV Chicago

Luis Robert’s incredible 2019 continues in Triple-A with Charlotte  WGN TV Chicago

CHARLOTTE - When White Sox fans look for hope from the future, they many times turn their attention to the southeast and those players that will soon be in the ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:07 am


20-YEAR-OLD MAN SHOT AND KILLED IN CHARLOTTE - News Maven

20-YEAR-OLD MAN SHOT AND KILLED IN CHARLOTTE  News Maven

A young black man was killed on the streets of Charlotte.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:18 am


Parents say CMS got wind of volunteer – long before police say he abused their child - Charlotte Observer

Parents say CMS got wind of volunteer – long before police say he abused their child  Charlotte Observer

CMS Superintendent Clayton Wilcox said Ricardo Mata had no charges on his background check. A new lawsuit by the parents of one of the girls Mata is ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 9:20 pm


As Charlotte Waits, MLS Picks St. Louis As Next Expansion Team - WFAE

As Charlotte Waits, MLS Picks St. Louis As Next Expansion Team  WFAE

Carolina Panthers owner David Tepper and Charlotte soccer fans are still waiting for word on whether Major League Soccer will put a franchise here. But the.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 7:59 pm


Here’s a first look at big redevelopment plans for the Charlotte Transportation Center - Charlotte Observer

Here’s a first look at big redevelopment plans for the Charlotte Transportation Center  Charlotte Observer

A closer look at the proposals to redevelop the Transportation Center in uptown Charlotte NC. The plans call for hotels, apartments (including affordable ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 5:45 pm


These are the latest stores coming to Charlotte Premium Outlets - Charlotte Observer

These are the latest stores coming to Charlotte Premium Outlets  Charlotte Observer

Charlotte Premium Outlets is set to welcome two new companies to the Simon shopping center in late fall. Columbia Factory Store and Sperry will both open ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:36 pm


South Charlotte incumbent runs as ‘true conservative,’ challenger pledges bipartisanship - Charlotte Observer

South Charlotte incumbent runs as ‘true conservative,’ challenger pledges bipartisanship  Charlotte Observer

Before voting, learn about District 7 Charlotte, NC City Council candidates: incumbent Ed Druggs and South Charlotte Partners chair Victoria Nwasike, both ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 3:25 pm


Charlotte Hornets 2019-20 Expectations: When will Washington crack the rotation? - Swarm and Sting

Charlotte Hornets 2019-20 Expectations: When will Washington crack the rotation?  Swarm and Sting

The big question regarding Charlotte Hornets rookie forward PJ Washington is when, not if, he will see rotational minutes during his first season.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 12:00 pm


Princess Charlotte Was Sticking Her Tongue Out at Her Grandpa, Michael Middleton - TownandCountrymag.com

Princess Charlotte Was Sticking Her Tongue Out at Her Grandpa, Michael Middleton  TownandCountrymag.com

At King's Cup, Princess Charlotte seemed to stick her tongue out at the crowd, to Kate Middleton's surprise—but actually, grandfather Michael Middleton was her ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:30 am


A/C restored at Charlotte public housing complex for seniors - WSOC Charlotte

A/C restored at Charlotte public housing complex for seniors  WSOC Charlotte

Officials with Charlotte Housing Authority are apologizing after the air conditioner inside an uptown tower broke, creating hot and uncomfortable conditions for ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:52 am


Do the Charlotte Hornets have a big to offer the Los Angeles Lakers? - Swarm and Sting

Do the Charlotte Hornets have a big to offer the Los Angeles Lakers?  Swarm and Sting

With the Los Angeles Lakers searching for center depth, the Charlotte Hornets, who have many questions surrounding them, could have something to offer.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:00 am


Reclaiming Space On UNC Charlotte Campus After Shooting - WFAE

Reclaiming Space On UNC Charlotte Campus After Shooting  WFAE

The fall semester at UNC Charlotte has officially begun. Today is the first full day of classes. And for the first time for many students, it's a return to campus after ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 9:50 am


Charlotte teen to present resolution against gerrymandering to council - WBTV

Charlotte teen to present resolution against gerrymandering to council  WBTV

Lily Kubala, 17, says, a school government class and some research into world-wide democracies has made her see holes in the one around her.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 3:23 am


Water main break shuts down portion of south Charlotte road - WSOC Charlotte

Water main break shuts down portion of south Charlotte road  WSOC Charlotte

Crews are responding to water main break that has shut down a south Charlotte road Monday afternoon.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 11:37 pm


The Agenda guide to upcoming city council and mayoral elections - Charlotte Agenda

The Agenda guide to upcoming city council and mayoral elections  Charlotte Agenda

Over the next three months voters in the area will decide on Charlotte's mayor and city council, select Mecklenburg County's school board and sales tax rate, and ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 11:13 pm


Despite ICE request, sheriff released him from jail. That wouldn’t happen under NC bill. - Charlotte Observer

Despite ICE request, sheriff released him from jail. That wouldn’t happen under NC bill.  Charlotte Observer

The Immigration and Customs Enforcement, ICE, arrest of a Honduran national, Oscar Pacheco-Leonardo, has reignited debates over whether NC sheriffs ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 11:08 pm


Exploited foreign restaurant workers slept on cardboard between shifts, NC suit says - Charlotte Observer

Exploited foreign restaurant workers slept on cardboard between shifts, NC suit says  Charlotte Observer

Mexicans employed at three restaurants in North Carolina as temporary foreign workers say they were putting in 14-hour days with no breaks or time off.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 7:30 pm


Ranking the Charlotte area's best public elementary schools for 2020 - WSOC Charlotte

Ranking the Charlotte area's best public elementary schools for 2020  WSOC Charlotte

With the dawn of a new school year comes another set of annual rankings by Niche, aimed at helping pinpoint for parents where across the Charlotte region ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 6:04 pm


How Charlotte could help the Panthers pay for a $2B stadium - WSOC Charlotte

How Charlotte could help the Panthers pay for a $2B stadium  WSOC Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - David Tepper got everyone's attention a couple of weeks ago when he said for the first time he wants the Carolina Panthers to be playing in ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 5:31 pm


Charlotte Talks: Tug Of War Over NC Budget, Medicaid Expansion Drags On - WFAE

Charlotte Talks: Tug Of War Over NC Budget, Medicaid Expansion Drags On  WFAE

Monday, Aug. 19, 2019 Three Mecklenburg County lawmakers share their insight on what's going on - and not going on - in the North Carolina legislature,

Published on 19 August 2019 | 3:57 pm


Early voting starts today. Here’s where to cast your ballot in Mecklenburg County. - Charlotte Observer

Early voting starts today. Here’s where to cast your ballot in Mecklenburg County.  Charlotte Observer

Before the 2019 primary election, North Carolina residents can vote early in the county where they live. Get details on how early voting works and where you can ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 3:08 pm


These Pumpkin Treats Are Arriving in Charlotte, Whether You Like It or Not - Charlotte magazine

These Pumpkin Treats Are Arriving in Charlotte, Whether You Like It or Not  Charlotte magazine

DESPITE WHAT social media would have you believe, no one is going to make you ingest anything pumpkin-flavored before fall officially starts. However ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 2:47 pm


Lowe’s has signed a new deal with the Panthers. Here’s what it means for fans. - Charlotte Observer

Lowe’s has signed a new deal with the Panthers. Here’s what it means for fans.  Charlotte Observer

Lowe's Home Improvement store announced an extended partnership with the Carolina Panthers that includes a sign above the stadium's East Gate, team ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 1:02 pm


Where home sales have jumped, dropped across Charlotte market - WSOC Charlotte

Where home sales have jumped, dropped across Charlotte market  WSOC Charlotte

During the first six months of 2019, sales of existing homes have seesawed some in the greater Charlotte area.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 7:00 am


In a field of perennial candidates, why Charlotte Mayor Vi Lyles has an edge this year - Charlotte Observer

In a field of perennial candidates, why Charlotte Mayor Vi Lyles has an edge this year  Charlotte Observer

Charlotte voters have seen five costly and competitive mayoral races over the past decade. But not this year. Democratic Mayor Vi Lyles appears to have a ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 4:00 am


Charlotte shows its Pride with annual festival, parade - WSOC Charlotte

Charlotte shows its Pride with annual festival, parade  WSOC Charlotte

Charlotte Pride hosted its annual lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer festival and parade Saturday and Sunday in uptown.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 2:26 am


Weekday Planner: 21 cool things to do in Charlotte this week — including Queen + Adam Lambert concert - Charlotte Agenda

Weekday Planner: 21 cool things to do in Charlotte this week — including Queen + Adam Lambert concert  Charlotte Agenda

Rooftop 210 | 6:30-7:30 p.m. | $5-$15 | Details. Why you should go: There's no better to start your week than a mind-clearing yoga session, especially on a ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 11:36 pm


Shots fired in club parking lot in East Charlotte - FOX 46 Charlotte

Shots fired in club parking lot in East Charlotte  FOX 46 Charlotte

An early morning shooting took place in the parking lot of Crystals Reggae Club on Sunday.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 7:19 pm


Racist Letter Sent To Charlotte’s Mayor Echoes Language Used By Trump - BET

Racist Letter Sent To Charlotte’s Mayor Echoes Language Used By Trump  BET

Several other non-white lawmakers also received threats.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 3:42 pm


Pride Parade Rolls Through Uptown Charlotte - Spectrum News

Pride Parade Rolls Through Uptown Charlotte  Spectrum News

A huge chunk of uptown will be shut down for this parade.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 2:44 pm


2 hurt after several cars, apartments hit by bullets in north Charlotte - WSOC Charlotte

2 hurt after several cars, apartments hit by bullets in north Charlotte  WSOC Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Police are searching for the person accused of injuring two people after shooting into several cars and apartments in north Charlotte ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 12:59 pm


Which NC airport offers some of the cheapest domestic flights in US? - WSOC Charlotte

Which NC airport offers some of the cheapest domestic flights in US?  WSOC Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - A recent study conducted by Finance Buzz ranked 45 U.S. airports based on the average price of airfare for a domestic flight.

Published on 18 August 2019 | 11:58 am


Downed trees destroy multiple homes, injure one Charlotte woman - WBTV

Downed trees destroy multiple homes, injure one Charlotte woman  WBTV

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - Tonight three families are out of their homes after severe weather in our area. One woman was taken to the hospital with injuries ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 4:29 am


At Charlotte Pride, it’s ‘free mom hugs’ versus ‘Bible-believing Christians’ - Charlotte Observer

At Charlotte Pride, it’s ‘free mom hugs’ versus ‘Bible-believing Christians’  Charlotte Observer

At Charlotte Pride, moms and grandmas from PFLAG gave out free hugs to LGBTQ festival-goers. They said they had specifically chosen to stand near ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 12:07 am


Man arrested after fleeing police on I-77 in Charlotte - WBTV

Man arrested after fleeing police on I-77 in Charlotte  WBTV

According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, the incident happened when a license plate reader hit was called in on a suspect's car.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 4:04 am


ICE warns Charlotte could be haven for violent criminals after latest suspect walks free - WSOC Charlotte

ICE warns Charlotte could be haven for violent criminals after latest suspect walks free  WSOC Charlotte

They know if they're arrested, they're not gonna be handed over to ICE," ICE spokesman Bryan Cox said.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 9:54 pm


Gunshots fired into homes in east Charlotte have neighbors concerned for their safety - WBTV

Gunshots fired into homes in east Charlotte have neighbors concerned for their safety  WBTV

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - On three different occasions, gunshots were fired into homes on Wednesday night and into Thursday morning all at housing ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 8:03 pm


CMS officer finds, questions man who sent racist message to new superintendent - Charlotte Observer

CMS officer finds, questions man who sent racist message to new superintendent  Charlotte Observer

A Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools police officer says he questioned but did not arrest a 72-year-old man who sent a web-based message with a racial slur to ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:49 pm


Charlotte mayor and other lawmakers receive same threatening, racist letter - NBC News

Charlotte mayor and other lawmakers receive same threatening, racist letter  NBC News

The mayor of Charlotte, North Carolina, and several other area African American lawmakers in the area received the same threatening, racist letter in the mail, ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 6:59 pm


Toxic algae found in popular Charlotte park pond - WBTV

Toxic algae found in popular Charlotte park pond  WBTV

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - The Park Road Park pond in south Charlotte tested positive for toxic algae, Mecklenburg County officials confirmed Friday.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 2:17 pm


'A living legacy’: Charlotte woman celebrates 115th birthday - WBTV

'A living legacy’: Charlotte woman celebrates 115th birthday  WBTV

Hester McCardell Ford of Charlotte celebrated her 115th birthday Thursday!

Published on 16 August 2019 | 12:34 pm


Restaurant closing as Charlotte's development boom creeps outward - WSOC Charlotte

Restaurant closing as Charlotte's development boom creeps outward  WSOC Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - A longtime eatery that was once off the beaten path is closing soon as new development creeps farther from center city and into Charlotte's ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 11:02 am


‘It has been hell’: Mom, other parents say CMS is failing students with special needs - Charlotte Observer

‘It has been hell’: Mom, other parents say CMS is failing students with special needs  Charlotte Observer

The US Department of Education says it is investigating 12 cases in which the Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools district is accused of discriminating against ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 9:30 am


Person shot in hip during fight in uptown Charlotte - WBTV

Person shot in hip during fight in uptown Charlotte  WBTV

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - A person was shot in the hip during a fight in uptown Charlotte Thursday night. According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 12:30 am


SHOOT OUT IN UPTOWN CHARLOTTE INVOLVING MULTIPLE PEOPLE - News Maven

SHOOT OUT IN UPTOWN CHARLOTTE INVOLVING MULTIPLE PEOPLE  News Maven

A violent shoot out in uptown Charlotte just happened. Very violent week for Charlotte.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 12:12 am


ICE ARRESTS ILLEGAL IMMIGRANT RAPE SUSPECT IN CHARLOTTE THAT SHERIFF RELEASED - News Maven

ICE ARRESTS ILLEGAL IMMIGRANT RAPE SUSPECT IN CHARLOTTE THAT SHERIFF RELEASED  News Maven

ICE is blasting the Mecklenburg County Sheriff for releasing a rape suspect in Charlotte. ICE re-arrested the suspect. In August 2019 U.S. Immigration and ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 10:25 pm


Agenda Weekender: 41 things to do in Charlotte this weekend — including Pride Festival and Lager Fest - Charlotte Agenda

Agenda Weekender: 41 things to do in Charlotte this weekend — including Pride Festival and Lager Fest  Charlotte Agenda

Driving can be a drag. Let Lyft give you a ride. Heading to a brewery this weekend? Take a Lyft and show the bartender your receipt for a 50% off code for your ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 6:13 pm


Man pleads guilty to beating girlfriend to death inside Charlotte motel - WSOC Charlotte

Man pleads guilty to beating girlfriend to death inside Charlotte motel  WSOC Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - A man pleaded guilty Thursday morning to killing his girlfriend in a horrific case of domestic violence last summer at a Charlotte motel.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 4:57 pm


Your 5-minute guide to the best things to do in Charlotte | August 16-August 22 - Charlotte Five

Your 5-minute guide to the best things to do in Charlotte | August 16-August 22  Charlotte Five

Help judge the final round of the Battle Walls Championship mural competition at the Mint Museum Randolph. Come watch the live mural painting competition ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 2:30 pm


‘We’ll round you up’: Charlotte-area community leaders hit with flurry of racist letters - WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

‘We’ll round you up’: Charlotte-area community leaders hit with flurry of racist letters  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — African American community leaders opened their mail recently to find racist letters, according to WCNC. Charlotte Councilman Braxton ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 12:35 pm


Charlotte Mayor, other African American city and county leaders receive racist, threatening letter - WCNC.com

Charlotte Mayor, other African American city and county leaders receive racist, threatening letter  WCNC.com

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — More than a dozen city leaders, all of them African American except for one, received a letter in the mail to their respective offices that was ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 4:30 am


John Hancock is retiring from WBT. But is this the last Charlotte will hear from him? - Charlotte Observer

John Hancock is retiring from WBT. But is this the last Charlotte will hear from him?  Charlotte Observer

John Hancock talks to the Observer about his long radio career, and his plans to retire from his job as WBT's afternoon news-talk show host on Oct. 17, after a ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 4:00 am


Widespread forgery scheme reaches Charlotte banks - WSOC Charlotte

Widespread forgery scheme reaches Charlotte banks  WSOC Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - A forgery crime has stretched more than 700 miles. Detectives in Charlotte are trying to figure out how thieves stole thousands of dollars ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 2:09 am


Police say suspect called 911 after he fatally shot man in Charlotte parking lot - Charlotte Observer

Police say suspect called 911 after he fatally shot man in Charlotte parking lot  Charlotte Observer

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say a man was shot during an argument in an apartment complex parking lot off East Independence Boulevard and died at ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 11:37 pm


FBI alerted after black Charlotte officials received threats, racist letters - Charlotte Observer

FBI alerted after black Charlotte officials received threats, racist letters  Charlotte Observer

A dozen elected officials in Charlotte-Mecklenburg were sent racist, hate-filled letters. One sent to Vilma Leake threatens concentration camps and to blow up an ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 4:35 pm


Charlotte, let me upgrade you: 5 experiences our city needs - Charlotte Five

Charlotte, let me upgrade you: 5 experiences our city needs  Charlotte Five

These experiences found outside of Charlotte would be a boon to lifting up Charlotte as a world-class city, epecially entertainment wise.

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Quarter-size hail, 65-mph gusts, isolated tornado expected with Charlotte area storms - Charlotte Observer

Quarter-size hail, 65-mph gusts, isolated tornado expected with Charlotte area storms  Charlotte Observer

Severe storms could deliver quarter-size hail, 65-mph gusts and an “isolated tornado” to parts of the Charlotte region and the NC foothills and mountains ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Charlotte airport worker killed in baggage vehicle accident identified - Charlotte Observer

Charlotte airport worker killed in baggage vehicle accident identified  Charlotte Observer

A Charlotte Douglas International Airport worker was killed while working at the airport Sunday night, the N.C. Department of Labor has confirmed.

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


MURDER: WOMAN SHOT DEAD INSIDE APARTMENT - News Maven

MURDER: WOMAN SHOT DEAD INSIDE APARTMENT  News Maven

A woman was killed today. Over 5 people have been killed in Charlotte in less than a week.

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Hundreds of apartments now open in fast-changing area north of uptown Charlotte - Charlotte Observer

Hundreds of apartments now open in fast-changing area north of uptown Charlotte  Charlotte Observer

Ohio-based NRP Group said the “Parkwood at Optimist Park” apartments are now open near the Parkwood light rail station in Optimist Park in Charlotte NC.

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Here’s why it’s taking a lot longer to get a fast pass to go through customs at CLT - Charlotte Observer

Here’s why it’s taking a lot longer to get a fast pass to go through customs at CLT  Charlotte Observer

Global Entry applicants at Charlotte Douglas International Airport will have to wait longer for their customs fast pass approval. Some border officers at CLT have ...

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


One teen is dead and a second charged in killing: Charlotte’s 70th homicide of 2019 - Charlotte Observer

One teen is dead and a second charged in killing: Charlotte’s 70th homicide of 2019  Charlotte Observer

A teenager was shot and killed late Friday in an east Charlotte, NC apartment community and police have charged another teen with the killing. The homicide ...

Published on 10 August 2019 | 7:00 am


This 26-year-old makes $38,000, has $7,000 in credit card debt and 'can't afford health insurance' - CNBC

This 26-year-old makes $38,000, has $7,000 in credit card debt and 'can't afford health insurance'  CNBC

Chloe Potter, 26, lives paycheck to paycheck on a $38000 salary in Charlotte, North Carolina. "I need health insurance, but I can't afford it with a growing small ...

Published on 8 August 2019 | 7:00 am








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