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Tim Tebow Just Played His Final Baseball Game With The Columbia Fireflies

Tim Tebow is about to leave his first professional baseball team, the Columbia Fireflies. This past weekend, New York Mets General Manager Sandy Alderson announced that the 29-year-old outfielder will...

FBI Discovers Missing Charlotte Teen in Georgia After Over A Year of Searching

A Charlotte teenager has been found safe after being reported missing for over a year, according to the FBI. Charlotte Stories originally reported then 16-year-old Hailey Burns missing in May...

Charlotte Cycleboats Bringing The First Human-Powered Party Boats To Lake Norman

A new on-the- water experience is coming to Charlotte’s surrounding waters with the launch of Charlotte Cycleboats LLC. The first-of- its-kind in North Carolina, this company is bringing a...

Gaston County Opening Massive New Technology Incubator in Belmont

It started with a simple vision: spur innovation and entrepreneurship, create jobs and provide overall economic growth for Gaston County. Today, this vision and need becomes a relevant, functional work...

Mosquitoes In South Carolina Test Positive For West Nile Virus

According to a new press release by The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC), several samples of trapped mosquitoes in Beaufort County, SC have tested positive for...

Apple’s Screen Maker Might Soon Build A $10 Billion Global Facility in North Carolina

The world's largest contract electronics maker and a major Apple Inc supplier might soon invest over $10 billion in new North Carolina facility. According to Reuters, Foxconn "is currently considering Wisconsin, Ohio,...

Queen City Dream Cars’ New Membership Club Will Make You Feel Like A King

Queen City Dream Cars, Charlotte's first luxury car rental service just launched their new VIP membership club, offering year-round access to the world's most exotic cars, free Uber services, premium club...

Charlotte Is Ranked As One Of The Top Cities In America For Women in Tech

Charlotte was recently listed on yet another 'best cities' list. The website SmartAsset.com does an annual analysis of the largest 59 U.S. tech cities and ranks them on four key metrics: the gender pay gap...

The History of The Charlotte Hornets – From Military, to Baseball, to Football, to Basketball

In 1780 (About 5 years after Mecklenburg officially declared it's independence from England), William Richardson Davie and 150 American patriots set up camp around the courthouse at Trade and Tryon to wait for...

Man Jumps Off Epicenter Skybridge, Crushing The Roof and Windshield Of A Car

Yesterday morning a truly bizarre event unfolded at Charlotte's Uptown Epicenter. An unidentified man jumped off of the skybridge that connects the Epicenter with the Bank of America Plaza over...

New NC Bill Would Finally Allow Tesla To Sell Direct-To-Consumers In Charlotte

The NC House recently passed a new compromise to make it easier for electric car companies to invest in North Carolina House Bill 617 would specifically allow "specialty" manufacturers, like Tesla, to sell...

Top 10 Thrift Shops in Charlotte

Thrift shops sell quality donated, or consigned brand items for way cheaper than big stores. Most thrifts are also linked to charity organizations, so you can give back while...

Cabarrus County Seeing Massive Spike in Housing Development

In the first 6 months of 2017, Cabarrus County has already seen 1,477 new construction permits pulled, and a total value of $223.9 million. The county hasn't seen numbers...

This Charlotte Spot Was Ranked As One Of The Best Places To Drink A Beer In America

Men's Journal recently published it's official rankings of the "76 Best Places To Drink A Beer In America", and one Charlotte establishment made the cut. Their article notes that, "Beer-drinking...

NC Senate Just Passed HB21 – A Bill That Requires Driver’s Ed To Include Police Stop Training

The North Carolina House and Senate are now in the final stages of creating a new law that would require information and training about police stops in driver's education. The Senate...

North Carolina’s First Urban Cookhouse Just Opened In The Park Road Shopping Center

Urban Cookhouse, a farm-to-fire-to-table restaurant concept, will open their newest location today at Park Road Shopping Center in Charlotte, NC. With current locations throughout Alabama, Georgia, South Carolina, and...

Uptown Museum Brings Charlotte’s Past to Life With New Activities, Programs, and Discounts

The Levine Museum of the New South today announced the launch of a new initiative, Access History, to help bring Charlotte’s history and culture to life for children and...

New 320,000 Square Foot Retail Center Opening Near Charlotte’s Mountain Island Lake

MPV Properties recently announced the occupants of Riverbend Village - their new 320,000 square foot retail development in North West Charlotte. The mixed-use shopping center will be anchored by a 78,000 square foot Harris Teeter grocery...

Community Posts

Is Heroin Use Getting out of Control in Charlotte?

We’re always hearing news of drug use skyrocketing, especially with people’s financial situations changing so...

What is the 7-0-4 Plan?

The 7-0-4 Plan is a revolutionary campaign to promote diversity and inclusiveness in the Charlotte,...

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