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 2021-09-29 10:45 

Charlotte Observer

Terry Rozier found a home in Charlotte with the Hornets like he never expected...

Charlotte Hornets guard Terry Rozier has fit in with the NBA team in North Carolina, more than he expected as a leader after playing for the Boston Celtics....

 2021-09-29 10:30 

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You can find pieces in the Immersive Van Gogh gift shop from artists with special needs...

Cheryl Tierney, a special needs artist in the Holy Angels community's Bliss Gallery program in Belmont, is selling her work at the Immersive Van Gogh exhibit....

 2021-09-29 10:15 

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Dad jailed for cursing at busload of students for being bullies, Union County cops say...

A protective dad was arrested in Monroe, NC, after he boarded a school bus and cursed at elementary students he believed were bullying his child, deputies say....

 2021-09-29 10:00 

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Popular Ethiopian restaurant in Charlotte to take last food spot in Optimist Hall...

Enat Ethiopian will open its second location in the last available food stall in Optimist Hall in Charlotte. Enat serves traditional East African food....

 2021-09-29 10:00 

Charlotte Observer

A look at what's off between Sam Darnold and Robby Anderson through Panthers' 3-0 start...

Carolina Panthers wide receiver Robby Anderson has only five catches through three games this season on 11 targets from Sam Darnold. He needs the ball more....

 2021-09-29 10:00 

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A Charlotte equity firm expands market growth adding locally-sourced honey brand...

Falfurrias Capital Partners private equity firm in Charlotte makes undisclosed investment in Local Hive Honey, known for locally sourced honey throughout the US....

 2021-09-28 22:24 

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What we learned about the Charlotte Hornets after the first day of training camp...

The Charlotte Hornets started NBA training camp on Tuesday to begin practicing for the 2021-22 basketball season. LaMelo Ball looks healthy after injury....

 2021-09-28 22:00 

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Check out Alex Bowman's Charlotte FC paint scheme for NASCAR race at the Roval...

Alex Bowman will sport a Charlotte FC paint scheme for the NASCAR race at the Charlotte Roval. Bowman drives the No. 48 Chevrolet for Hendrick Motorsports....

 2021-09-28 21:40 

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Enjoy food and wine pairings, live music and more at the South End Wine & Hops Fest...

South End Wine and Hops Fest includes a wine and local beer main event, live music, wine dinner and outdoor festival activities in Charlotte, North Carolina....

 2021-09-28 21:30 

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Housing solutions crucial for pandemic recovery, HUD leader says in Charlotte...

HUD Secretary Marcia Fudge was in Charlotte, NC talking about affordable housing and homeless funding as Congress debates infrastructure bill. Mayor Vi Lyles attended....

 2021-09-28 21:07 

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Here's what we know about $72 million apartment building coming to west Charlotte...

A $72 million apartment building is coming to the FreeMoreWest area of Charlotte, complete with five stories, 308 units and nearly 430 parking spaces....

 2021-09-28 20:49 

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Teen charged with making false 'threat of mass violence' against NC high school...

A teenage is charged with a felony over a threat of violence against Lake Norman High School, the Iredell County Sheriff's Office said. It appeared on Snapchat....

 2021-09-28 20:12 

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Popular restaurateur opening new concept + Fight over Union County schools and COVID...

Good afternoon, Charlotteans. Kristen here, with some hot food scene news. James Beard-nominated chef Joe Kindred and his wife, Katy, of Kindred and Hello, Sailor have announced that their third restaurant concept will open in Davidson in winter 2021 and ...

 2021-09-28 20:06 

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Pink window nets for NASCAR: Inside Kurt Busch's pitch to use them at Charlotte race...

NASCAR will have pink window nets on cars at Charlotte roval race. Kurt Busch was inspired by a letter from a fan about his mother's battle with breast cancer....

 2021-09-28 19:59 

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Popular restaurateur opening new concept in old Plaza Midwood Dairy Queen spot...

Joe and Katy Kindred had already announced a Davidson spot for their new milkbread concept. Now, a Charlotte location will go in the Plaza Midwood Dairy Queen....

 2021-09-28 19:53 

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Surgeon used wife's NC truffle business to hide income from the IRS, jury finds...

A federal jury found James and Susan Rice guilty of failing to pay taxes in North Carolina by hiding their income in other businesses, including a truffle farm....

 2021-09-28 19:31 

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New legal threat emerges in Union County showdown over school COVID rules...

Schools in Union County, North Carolina aren't requiring masks and the school board voted to stop many COVID-19 quarantines until later revising the rule. But the health department says contact tracing isn't efficient....

 2021-09-28 19:22 

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Religious exemptions to vaccines further erode the wall between church and state...

If individual religious objections to COVID vaccines can supersede mandates designed to protect the public, we'll become a society our founders never intended....

 2021-09-28 18:51 

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Charlotte-based manufacturer expanding operations, adding 200 jobs in NC...

Corning Optical, headquartered in Charlotte, will expand in Catawba County and add 200 jobs in Hickory thanks to a $2 million NC state grant....

 2021-09-28 18:49 

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Charlotte Film Society launches another fundraiser as art house sets November opening...

Charlotte Film Society is ramping up its latest fundraising campaign to purchase seating for its three-screen movie theater art house in NoDa by late November....

 2021-09-28 18:48 

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After much delay, a Shepard Fairey mural is coming, and we are (still) geeking out...

Street artist Shepard Fairey, known for activist art including his Hope portrait of then-presidential candidate Barack Obama, will paint a mural in Rock Hill....

 2021-09-28 18:39 

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Talking Preps: another Mr. Football shakeup; should fans be allowed to rush the field?...

Talking Preps is back Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2021 with new North Carolina high school football rankings, games to watch, Fresh Faces and a debate about court and field-storming...

 2021-09-28 18:36 

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Carolina Panthers have placed another starter on injured reserve...

The Carolina Panthers NFL football team put safety Juston Burris on injured reserve on Tuesday. Burris was injured vs Houston Texans and joins Horn on IR....

 2021-09-28 18:36 

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'Devastated and heartbroken.' Girl, 17, and brother, 11, killed in wreck on dark NC road...

A 17-year-old girl and her 11-year-old brother were killed in a wreck at an intersection in Union County NC. A GoFundMe page is raising money for their families....

 2021-09-28 18:07 

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What's next for LaMelo Ball? In Year 2, he'll have to lead the Hornets from the front...

LaMelo Ball was the NBA Rookie of the Year in 2020-21 for the Charlotte Hornets. In Year 2, he is concentrating on leadership, defense and getting stronger....

 2021-09-28 17:41 

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CMS may add virtual school option for some kindergarten to 2nd grade students...

The new Charlotte school plan for virtual learning for CMS students would apply to children who have a documented medical or health conditions in kindergarten, first or second grades...

 2021-09-28 17:38 

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Shoplifter rams 61-year-old Sam's Club worker with cart full of computers, TN cops say...

Police said the man, who is accused of previously stealing from the store, rammed the 61-year-old worker with a shopping car while trying to steal computers....

 2021-09-28 17:05 

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Betting lines show the Panthers are underdogs against the rejuvenated Cowboys...

What's the betting line for the Panthers vs Cowboys NFL game? Sam Darnold and the rest of the Carolina Panthers team travel to Dallas on Sunday afternoon....

 2021-09-28 16:55 

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Grand jury declines to indict NC man seen running over BLM protester in Tennessee...

A grand jury on Monday declined to indict 27-year-old Jared Lafer of North Carolina, who is accused of running over a Black Lives Matter protester in Tennessee....

 2021-09-28 16:49 

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Charlotte teen hoops star Mikey Williams to sign with shoe company that endorses LaMelo...

Charlotte high school basketball star Mikey Williams is nearing a deal to sign with Puma, the same brand that endorses Hornets NBA player LaMelo Ball....

 2021-09-28 15:48 

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National publication names this Charlotte-area pizzeria as tops in North Carolina...

Delish highlights Foursquare's top-rated pizzerias in each state and names Neapolitan-style Alino Pizzeria in Mooresville, NC, as tops in North Carolina....

 2021-09-28 15:37 

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Did you buy these Harris Teeter cashews, trail mix? Don't eat them, grocer cautions...

Harris Teeter vendor SunTree Snack Foods has voluntarily recalled certain HT brand cashew products due to potential presence of glass pieces, the grocer said....

 2021-09-28 14:52 

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On National Coffee Day, here's where to get free coffee in Charlotte...

Local coffee shops in Charlotte, NC, are celebrating National Coffee Day on Wednesday, September 29 with free coffee, buy-one-get-one free deals and more....

 2021-09-28 13:07 

Charlotte Observer

One injured in crash involving school bus in Charlotte, authorities say...

A school bus with Harding High School, Berry Academy students was involved in a crash with another car on North Graham Street. One person in the car was injured...

 2021-09-28 11:29 

Charlotte Observer

Don't shroud disciplinary records of NC employees...

A bill to make public the discipline records of government employees, including police, teachers and UNC System workers, is in the NC General Assembly....

 2021-09-28 10:30 

Charlotte Observer

This Bechtler exhibit will immerse you in the world of an Italian-Brazilian architect...

The immersive NC film exhibition at the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art by British artist Isaac Julien examines Italian-Brazilian architect Lina Bo Bardi....

 2021-09-28 10:30 

Charlotte Observer

The 2021 ultimate guide to patios in Charlotte: FreeMore West, Wesley Heights and more...

Outdoor dining and patios in Freemore West and Wesley Heights neighborhood of Charlotte, North Carolina for breweries, restaurants, coffee, food and dining....

 2021-09-28 10:00 

Charlotte Observer

Opening for the Stones in Charlotte? A band fronted by a guy with moves like Jagger....

An interview with Tre' Nation, lead singer for the band Ghost Hounds, the opening act for the Rolling Stones No Filter Tour at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte NC....

 2021-09-28 09:00 

Charlotte Observer

Biden tabs South Meck grad to be next top federal prosecutor for Charlotte region...

President Biden picks King to become U.S. Attorney for the Western District of North Carolina. If approved by Senate, King would be first person of color to hold the job....

 2021-09-27 22:38 

Charlotte Observer

Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office employees sport 'MCSO vaccinated' wristbands...

Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office workers in Charlotte wear wristbands if they received COVID vaccinations. The vaccine is not required, Garry McFadden says....

 2021-09-27 22:27 

Charlotte Observer

5 ambulances, crews coming to Mecklenburg to help with COVID-related calls, state says...

FEMA sent 25 ambulance, crews to NC for COVID-related medical calls. Medic, the Mecklenburg EMS Agency in Charlotte, will receive five vehicles, 2-person teams....

 2021-09-27 21:27 

Charlotte Observer

Gordon Hayward understands his importance to the Hornets. He has a plan to stay healthy...

Gordon Hayward of the Charlotte Hornets NBA basketball team thinks the Hornets can be great this season. Hayward has a history of injuries and addressed that....

 2021-09-27 20:39 

Charlotte Observer

Panthers place Jaycee Horn on injured reserve, but not Christian McCaffrey...

The Carolina Panthers will not put Christian McCaffrey on the NFL injured reserve but placed cornerback Jaycee Horn on the list after his 2021 foot injury....

 2021-09-27 19:52 

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Are Charlotte schools seeing fewer COVID cases? + NC hospital employees fired for refusing vaccine mandate...

Hello, everyone, and happy Monday. This is Kristen, here with a fun activity to start us off today: Can you spot the bug lurking in this photo from Smoky Mountains National Park?...

 2021-09-27 19:05 

Charlotte Observer

Are Charlotte-area schools seeing fewer COVID cases? Here's the latest information....

September cases of COVID-19 reported by school districts show signs of improvement. Data includes Gaston, Charlotte Mecklenburg, Iredell, Cabarrus, Union....

 2021-09-27 18:49 

Charlotte Observer

Trade for newest cornerback a worthy risk for 3-0 Panthers, who want to win right now...

The Carolina Panthers lost cornerback Jaycee Horn to a broken foot Thursday. On Monday, they traded with Jacksonville for his possible replacement....

 2021-09-27 17:20 

Charlotte Observer

Drug-filled football is thrown over prison fence — but it's intercepted, NC cops say...

North Carolina prison officials said a football stuffed with tobacco, marijuana and meth was found outside Morrison Correctional Institution in Richmond County....

 2021-09-27 17:09 

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Monroe police officer hospitalized after being hit while directing traffic, cops say...

A police officer was hospitalized in Monroe, NC, early Monday after being struck by a vehicle while directing traffic, according to the Monroe Police Department....

 2021-09-27 15:03 

Charlotte Observer

'Hidden problem.' Charlotte LGBTQ+ youth have growing need for housing help...

A growing number of LGBTQ+ youth experience homelessness in Charlotte, NC. Time Out Youth and The Relatives offer shelter and other resources to help....

 2021-09-27 14:37 

Charlotte Observer

NC hospital system fires employees for refusing vaccine mandate. Here's what we know....

NC hospital system Novant Health has required all employees to get the COVID-19 vaccine or provide an exemption. Fewer than 200 employees are still noncompliant....

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