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Charlotte leaders on Houston trip seeking tips on growing energy industry - Charlotte Observer

Wed, 06/26/2013 - 19:08

Charlotte Observer

Charlotte leaders on Houston trip seeking tips on growing energy industry
Charlotte Observer
But it has enough good things going to draw about 130 business, civic and political leaders from Charlotte. Convened by the Charlotte Chamber for its latest fact-finding trip to U.S. cities, they arrived here Wednesday seeking ideas on everything from ...

Fire displaces occupants of Charlotte home - Charlotte Observer

Wed, 06/26/2013 - 16:16

Charlotte Observer

Fire displaces occupants of Charlotte home
Charlotte Observer
Charlotte Fire Fighters on scene of a house fire that broke out shortly after 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 26, 2013, in a home at 4707 Wildleaf Court, off Sharon Amity Road. No one was injured, but the occupants have been displaced, Charlotte fire Capt.

Cho: Charlotte isn't shopping Kidd-Gilchrist - Charlotte Observer

Wed, 06/26/2013 - 14:55

FanSided

Cho: Charlotte isn't shopping Kidd-Gilchrist
Charlotte Observer
Charlotte Bobcats (14) Michael Kidd-Gilchrist fights his way to the basket as Miami Heat defender (1) Chris Bosh applies defensive pressure during first half action on Friday, April 5, 2013 at Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, NC. Jeff Siner ...
Charlotte Bobcats Say Rumors That Michael Kidd-Gilchrist Is Being Traded Are ...FanSided
NBA Draft 2013: Charlotte Bobcats seek star player on shallow rosterSB Nation
Bobcats interested in moving out of No. 4 slotMyrtleBeachOnline.com
Fresno Bee -CBS Local
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Case-Shiller: Metro Charlotte home prices up 7.3 percent year-over-year in April - Charlotte Business Journal (blog)

Wed, 06/26/2013 - 11:52

Charlotte Observer

Case-Shiller: Metro Charlotte home prices up 7.3 percent year-over-year in April
Charlotte Business Journal (blog)
Case-Shiller: Metro Charlotte home prices up 7.3 percent year-over-year in April. Home prices up. Enlarge. Metro Charlotte home prices rose 7.3 percent in April from the same time last year, according to Standard & Poor's Case-Shiller Home Price Index.
Charlotte home prices climb 7.3 percent in AprilCharlotte Observer

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Charlotte Moore Named Controller of BBC One - Variety

Wed, 06/26/2013 - 10:03

The Guardian

Charlotte Moore Named Controller of BBC One
Variety
LONDON — Charlotte Moore has been named controller of BBC One, the pubcaster announced on Wednesday. She replaces Danny Cohen, who was made director of BBC Television in April. Moore, who had served as acting controller of the channel since ...
BBC Confirms Charlotte Moore as Head of Flagship TV ChannelHollywood Reporter
Charlotte Moore's BBC1 role 'a very critical appointment', says Tony HallThe Guardian
Charlotte Moore: new BBC1 controller focuses on calm creativityThe Guardian
Mirror.co.uk -Radio Times -BBC News
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Thunderstorms expected again this afternoon across the Charlotte region - Charlotte Observer

Tue, 06/25/2013 - 09:28

Thunderstorms expected again this afternoon across the Charlotte region
Charlotte Observer
Isolated thunderstorms could produce brief bursts of heavy rain and strong winds across the Charlotte region again this afternoon and evening -- a familiar summer pattern that's expected to continue throughout the week. Storms on Monday night produced ...

Player, coach reunite with Charlotte Eagles - Charlotte Observer

Tue, 06/25/2013 - 05:16

Player, coach reunite with Charlotte Eagles
Charlotte Observer
Naturally a forward, Jones is playing defense for the Eagles. http://media.charlotteobserver.com/smedia/2013/06/21/13/19/8XJNc.Em.138.jpeg|237. Lee Horton has coached the Charlotte Lady Eagles since the team started in 2000. He's also the head boys' ...

Charlotte students, 'Color Purple' get starring roles at Thespian Festival - Lincoln Journal Star

Tue, 06/25/2013 - 04:51

Charlotte students, 'Color Purple' get starring roles at Thespian Festival
Lincoln Journal Star
Mitchell, director of the Northwest School of the Arts' production of “The Color Purple,” will see his Charlotte, N.C., students bring the Broadway musical Tuesday to the Lied Center for Performing Arts. But first there were two semi-trailer trucks ...

Unusual journey brings rare falcon to nest in Charlotte - Charlotte Observer

Tue, 06/25/2013 - 04:12

Unusual journey brings rare falcon to nest in Charlotte
Charlotte Observer
And she moved to Charlotte after first going to Atlanta, where observers described her as lacking good mothering skills. Her nest in Charlotte appeared in April on the 40th floor of the One Wells Fargo building on South College Street, and two eggs ...

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Charlotte City Council defers housing rules - Charlotte Observer

Tue, 06/25/2013 - 03:47

Charlotte City Council defers housing rules
Charlotte Observer
Saying it needed more time to study the issue, the Charlotte City Council on Monday night decided against voting on new guidelines that are designed to set aside some housing near transit stations for low-income workers and encourage more market-rate ...

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Price to pitch for Class A Charlotte on Wednesday - MLB.com

Tue, 06/25/2013 - 01:31

Price to pitch for Class A Charlotte on Wednesday
MLB.com
ST. PETERSBURG -- After allowing just two hits in his first rehab start on Friday, Rays ace David Price will make another appearance for Class A Charlotte on Wednesday. Manager Joe Maddon said Monday it "wasn't impossible" that Wednesday's ...

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Knights stadium to offer spectacular view of Charlotte - Charlotte Observer

Mon, 06/24/2013 - 23:56

Knights stadium to offer spectacular view of Charlotte
Charlotte Observer
The Charlotte Knights plan to give their fans a view of the uptown Charlotte skyline that will be hard to beat next spring. “You don't get a better view anywhere in the country,” Knights Chief Operating Officer Dan Rajkowski said Monday at a stadium ...

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Redskins weekend rewind: Sam Huff, RG3 & Charlotte TV - Washington Times (blog)

Mon, 06/24/2013 - 21:23

Redskins weekend rewind: Sam Huff, RG3 & Charlotte TV
Washington Times (blog)
Lastly, the ABC affiliate in Charlotte, N.C., has obtained the rights to televise three of the Redskins' four preseason games. (ESPN will broadcast Washington's Monday night game against Pittsburgh.) The Redskins considered North Carolina their domain ...

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Charlotte TV station to air Redskins preseason games - NBCSports.com

Mon, 06/24/2013 - 19:35

Gaston Gazette

Charlotte TV station to air Redskins preseason games
NBCSports.com
The station will air Redskins games against the Titans on Aug. 8 and the Bills on Aug. 24 live. They'll show the Aug. 29 game against the Buccaneers on a one-day tape delay. Panthers preseason games are on another station. The only conflict with the ...
Preseason Redskins games coming to CharlotteGaston Gazette

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Homicides decline in Charlotte-Mecklenburg - Charlotte Observer

Mon, 06/24/2013 - 12:26

Homicides decline in Charlotte-Mecklenburg
Charlotte Observer
Nearly six months into 2013, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say they have investigated 21 homicides, three fewer than they had investigated at the same point last year when killings in the city hit a three-decade low. The number of homicides in ...

Danowski nets 4 , Charlotte wins - Charlotte Observer

Sun, 06/23/2013 - 03:27

Danowski nets 4 , Charlotte wins
Charlotte Observer
Another second-quarter letdown nearly put the Charlotte Hounds in a hole they couldn't dig out of. Instead, the Hounds put together a solid second half against the Chesapeake Bayhawks, forcing Saturday's Major League Lacrosse game into sudden-death ...
Bayhawks bow in CharlotteCapitalGazette.com

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Building the Bobcats: Charlotte's on the clock - Charlotte Observer

Sun, 06/23/2013 - 02:13

Building the Bobcats: Charlotte's on the clock
Charlotte Observer
The Charlotte Bobcats' current rebuilding effort will be decided over the next 16 months. In that time, they may add four first-round lottery picks. Plus, they could have as much as $20 million-plus in space under the salary cap to potentially add a ...
2014 NBA lottery could offer Charlotte Bobcats a huge payoffNews & Observer
Bobcats in position to add free agent, but challenge will be signing oneMiamiHerald.com
Tom Sorensen: 2014-15 season will mark return of Hornets and playoffs in ...Sacramento Bee

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Grant, Westervelt hat tricks not enough to lift Bayhawks past Charlotte - Baltimore Sun

Sun, 06/23/2013 - 01:59

Grant, Westervelt hat tricks not enough to lift Bayhawks past Charlotte
Baltimore Sun
Attackman Ryan Young (Maryland) scored an unassisted goal off a rebound to lift the Charlotte Hounds to a 16-15 victory over the Chesapeake Bayhawks in overtime Saturday night at Memorial Stadium. Chesapeake captured the faceoff to start overtime and ...

Former Loyola teammates reunited with Charlotte Hounds of MLL - Baltimore Sun

Sun, 06/23/2013 - 01:31

Former Loyola teammates reunited with Charlotte Hounds of MLL
Baltimore Sun
Charley Toomey couldn't help but reminisce May 31 when he flicked on the television to watch the Charlotte Hounds play the New York Lizards in a Major League Lacrosse matchup. As Hounds attackman Eric Lusby tied a game high with three goals and ...

Charlotte man is first blind person to hike 950-mile trail - Charlotte Observer

Sun, 06/23/2013 - 00:21

Charlotte Observer

Charlotte man is first blind person to hike 950-mile trail
Charlotte Observer
GTP7I73PB.5. - CHERYL BURKE. Debo Cox, Jockey's Ridge State Park superintendent, congratulates blind hiker Trevor Thomas of Charlotte after he completed the 950-mile-long Mountains-to-Sea Trail at the park on Saturday. Store |. Led by his guide dog, ...

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