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North Carolina Jumped From The #14 To The #4 Best Aerospace Manufacturing State in America

North Carolina has just jumped into the top 10 most attractive states in America for aerospace manufacturing, landing at #4 on PricewaterHouse Cooper’s 2017 Aerospace Manufacturing Attractiveness Rankings. We jumped up a...

Michael Jordan Might Soon Release #BlackLivesMatter Air Jordan Sneakers

NBA Legend and Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan might be about to release the most controversial pair of sneakers of his career. Frank Cooker, a Jordan brand ambassador just posted...

Here’s What You Need To Know About Charlotte’s ‘Parklet’ Trend

Have you noticed those small patio-looking structures and arrangements around uptown (especially near Romare Bearden Park and The Latta Arcade)? They're called 'Parklets', and they have been officially sanctioned...

North Carolina Amber Alert Issued For Kidnapped 8-Year-Old Girl

North Carolina Authorities have just sent out an emergency Amber Alert across the state for 8-year-old Trinity McGraw, who was taken by Patrick Ryan McGraw. The two are reported...

Panthers Fall 27-34 To The Tennessee Titans In Their Second Pre-Season Game

The Tennessee Titans, now 1-1, scored on their first three possessions against Carolina, with help from one long drive and two Panthers turnovers. After a fairly dismal first half, the...

Police Need Public’s Help To Find Local ATM Skimmers Connected To National Crime Ring

A credit card skimmer was recently caught on video in Rock Hill, and now, police are saying that there's a good chance he's connected to a nation-wide Romanian refugee...

Top 10 Best Asian Restaurants in Charlotte

Charlotte is quickly becoming one of the most diverse cities in America, with transplants coming from all over the country and immigrants coming from all over the world –...

Reed Gold Mine Is About To Host The North Carolina Open Gold Panning Competition

Treasure hunters and hobby prospectors alike from across the Carolinas will descend on the Reed Gold Mine for the The 28th Annual Pan-O-Lympics (aka North Carolina Open Gold Panning...

The Eclipse Will Turn I-77 Into A Parking Lot As Up To 2.1 Million People Leave South...

Monday may become the worst day in history for traffic around the Charlotte region, with a potential 2.1 million people traveling out of South Carolina after the 'Great American...

Charlotte Stories Is Giving Away 2 Free Tickets To Next Week’s Michelin GT Challenge

Virginia International Raceway is welcoming NASCAR Hall of Famer and team owner, Richard Petty, to serve as Grand Marshal for the Michelin GT Challenge, the track’s largest race of...

UNC Charlotte Early College High School Trains a New Generation of Charlotte Teachers

  UNC Charlotte Chancellor Philip L. Dubois welcomes Charlotte Teacher Early College's first students. This fall, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools and the University of North Carolina at Charlotte are partnering to launch...

Charlotte-area Duck Donuts Celebrating Great American Eclipse With Limited Edition Release

In honor of the Great American Eclipse coming to Charlotte this coming Monday (our region isn't in the 'band of totality', but we'll still witness the sun darken by...

$200 Million Bridge Between Gaston and Mecklenburg Counties Receives New Life This Week

At this past Wednesday's meeting of the CRTPO (Charlotte Regional Transportation Organization), the highly anticipated 'Catawba River Crossing Corridor' was officially approved and numbered as an NC road - an...

Concord’s Alevo Corp. Filing For Bankruptcy – Laying Off All 290 Employees

Alevo, the Swiss battery maker that took over the massive 2,100 acre Philip Morris cigarette factory in Concord has just filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and said they...

The Charlotte Region Generated Over $6.7 Billion in Visitor Spending Last Year – An Increase of 2.8%

Visit North Carolina just released the 2016 tourism report for our state, showing that 97 out the state’s 100 counties saw increases in visitor spending in 2016 compared to...

Charlotte Has Been Named As A Potential Host City For The 2026 World Cup

The United Bid Committee of the United States, Mexico and Canada announced this week the list of potential locations that will serve as Official Host Cities for the 2026...

“Crypto” Parasite On The Rise In Public Swimming Pools

With public swimming pools across the Charlotte region hitting mid-season, health experts are now warning of a growing parasitic infection called 'Crypto'. According to the CDC, "at least 32 outbreaks...

Rogue Helicopter Pilot Still On The Loose In Charlotte

I recently discovered what might now be the most infamous conspiracies in Charlotte's history (it might even be bigger than the government spying on Charlotte citizens with fake cell phone towers conspiracy). The...

New Study Reveals the Most Likeable CEOs in Charlotte

Owler, a pioneer in crowd sourced information that’s building the world's largest database of company and executive information, has just released its first report...

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