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The Mecklenburg Sales & Use Tax Referendum Will Transform Our County

Transformational – that’s what the upcoming November 5th Referendum will mean for Mecklenburg County. When people ask me why I’m supporting […]

Police: CEO shot in uptown Charlotte dies

The Sanford-based company that Holaday cofounded called his death “senseless and tragic.”

Travel diary: How I spent a week in Bali

Charlotte resident Glyn Stanley shares highlights from a nine-day group trip to Bali, Indonesia.

LYNX Blue line closed for maintenance Oct. 19-20

To mitigate the effects of the closures, CATS will provide bus service in place of rail service.

Hue House is bringing creatives of color to the forefront

The new creative agency is building bridges between creatives of color and Charlotte’s cultural and government institutions.

Two women faced eviction in Mecklenburg County court. Could lawyers help?

For Charlotte-area tenants facing eviction, access to a lawyer can make all the difference.

Poll: South Carolina Democrats favor Joe Biden by wide margin

With less than five months to go before the state’s Democratic primary, a Winthrop Poll found Biden favored by 37% of all Democrats and 46% of black Democrats.

Police: CEO shot in uptown Charlotte dies; company calls death ‘senseless and tragic’

At a press conference Tuesday, Capt. Julie Barry said the shooting was the latest example of teens seeking to settle petty disagreement with guns.

Mecklenburg Sheriff Garry McFadden takes voter education into county jail

Starting today, McFadden will partner with the nonprofit group You Can Vote to inform county inmates about their rights to cast ballots in the November election.

City records second homicide this weekend — a shooting in north Charlotte

UPDATE: Authorities identified the victim as Julius Frazier, 26. Detectives interviewed the shooter and declined to press charges. The Mecklenburg district […]


Mint Museum launches new series with live entertainment

The free, weekly lineup -- “Live at the Mint” -- will include a variety of entertainment options, including music, dancing,...



Charlotte’s Black filmmakers react to John Singleton’s death

Local filmmakers react to the death of Academy Award-nominated director John Singleton, who died on April 29 following complications from...


Mecklenburg tax collector will seize wages, bank accounts for overdue Medic bills

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United House of Prayer to host centennial celebration in Charlotte

The Charlotte celebration is expected to draw members and church leaders nationwide, including the church’s current leader, Bishop C. M....



Former TV anchor Delano Little and team to open The Public House uptown

Delano Little spent nearly 30 years on TV. His latest venture dips into Charlotte’s food and music scene with an...


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