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Inventors Are Building Tons Of Cool Stuff In This Converted Charlotte... - Business Insider

Tue, 06/18/2013 - 18:51

Business Insider

Inventors Are Building Tons Of Cool Stuff In This Converted Charlotte...
Business Insider
Turns out, they're housed in a renovated grist mill on the outskirts of downtown Charlotte. Hop the ragged chain-link fence behind Panthers stadium, scale a gravel embankment, scramble across the old train tracks, and you'll come upon a nondescript ...

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Global RallyCross returns to Charlotte Motor Speedway this fall - Charlotte Observer

Tue, 06/18/2013 - 16:08

Global RallyCross returns to Charlotte Motor Speedway this fall
Charlotte Observer
Global RallyCross, one of the fastest-growing forms of motorsports and features aspects of circuit racing, off-road racing and rally competition, will return to Charlotte Motor Speedway on Sunday, Sept. 22. The Charlotte event is one of a nine-race ...
BRIEF: Global RallyCross returns to Charlotte Motor Speedway this fallMENAFN.COM

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Charlotte medical center evacuated after CO detected - Charlotte Observer

Tue, 06/18/2013 - 14:58

Charlotte medical center evacuated after CO detected
Charlotte Observer
A west Charlotte medical center was evacuated after carbon monoxide build up was detected Tuesday morning. No injuries were reported. The Charlotte Fire Department was called to the dialysis center on Hoskins Road near Beatties Ford Road just around ...
Charlotte medical center evacuated after carbon monoxide exposureWCNC

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Firefighter hurt in south Charlotte house blaze - Charlotte Observer

Tue, 06/18/2013 - 10:16

Firefighter hurt in south Charlotte house blaze
Charlotte Observer
One Charlotte firefighter suffered minor injuries early Tuesday morning, June 18, 2013, while battling a blaze at a home on Stoney Hill Lane. That is near the Touchstone Village community, off Elm Lane and south of Pineville-Matthews Road. A neighbor ...
Body found at Port Charlotte scene of house fire, burglary, assaultThe News-Press
Firefighter injured during house fire in south CharlotteWCNC
NEW: Body found in burned Charlotte homeSarasota Herald-Tribune
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Banged-up big men may have Bobcats guessing in draft - Charlotte Observer

Mon, 06/17/2013 - 22:45

Banged-up big men may have Bobcats guessing in draft
Charlotte Observer
The Charlotte Bobcats will start their pre-draft workouts Wednesday with two sessions of auditions. But those players who won't work out – most of them can't because of health issues – might be the more intriguing factors in how the Bobcats use the No.
NBA Mock Draft: Charlotte Hornets Select Alex LenRidiculous Upside

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Two pedestrians hurt in Charlotte hit-and-run - WCNC

Sat, 06/15/2013 - 15:37

WCNC

Two pedestrians hurt in Charlotte hit-and-run
WCNC
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Two pedestrians were hurt when a car hit them Friday night and fled the scene, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police. The crash happened around 10:30 p.m. in the 6100 block of Regan Drive. A woman hit by the car suffered critical ...

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Police: Drunk driver attempts to run down state troopers in Charlotte - WCNC

Sat, 06/15/2013 - 14:37

WCNC

Police: Drunk driver attempts to run down state troopers in Charlotte
WCNC
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A drunk driver tried to run down a state trooper in south Charlotte, according to the highway patrol. It happened at I-77 and Clanton Road late Friday. Troopers say they found the suspect's car idle on the exit ramp, and he tried to ...
Intoxicated Man Tries To Run Over State Troopers In South CharlotteCBS Local

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Southeast Charlotte remains identified, ruled suicide - WSOC Charlotte

Sat, 06/15/2013 - 06:04

Southeast Charlotte remains identified, ruled suicide
WSOC Charlotte
Sponsored Links. CHARLOTTE, N.C. —. The medical examiner's office has determined that remains found Wednesday evening in southeast Charlotte are those of a man who disappeared in February 2009. Officials said dental records confirmed the remains ...

Soccer: Charlotte Eagles build complete game, beat MLS's Chicago Fire reserve ... - Charlotte Observer

Sat, 06/15/2013 - 04:47

Soccer: Charlotte Eagles build complete game, beat MLS's Chicago Fire reserve ...
Charlotte Observer
The last three weeks have been rough on the Charlotte Eagles, who have struggled to put together two consistent halves in their last five matches. That changed Friday night, as the Eagles finally capitalized on their scoring opportunities to beat the ...
Fire Reserves drop 2-1 decision to Charlotte Eagles Friday nightChicago Fire (blog)

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MLL: Charlotte native Jake Tripucka to debut with Hounds - Charlotte Observer

Sat, 06/15/2013 - 03:34

MLL: Charlotte native Jake Tripucka to debut with Hounds
Charlotte Observer
Jake Tripucka just shakes his head over the irony of playing for the Charlotte Hounds. Tripucka will make his professional Major League Lacrosse debut this weekend in the city where he was born ... and the city where his father Kelly Tripucka was one ...

PHOTOS Cleanup still underway after powerful storms slam Charlotte area - WCNC

Sat, 06/15/2013 - 00:32

WCNC

PHOTOS Cleanup still underway after powerful storms slam Charlotte area
WCNC
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Powerful storms that brought heavy rain and strong winds caused widespread damage and power outage across the Charlotte area Thursday night. Residents in Albemarle along North Sixth Street emerged from their homes Friday ...
NC power outages reported in severe stormCharlotte Observer
Scores of NC homes still without power after stormWBTV

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Charlotte group rallies for gun background checks - Charlotte Observer

Fri, 06/14/2013 - 20:30

Charlotte group rallies for gun background checks
Charlotte Observer
People gather at West Charlotte Playground Friday, June 14, 2013 for the "We Stand With Newtown" rally. Citizens marked the six month anniversary of the school shooting with a call to representatives for background check legislation. TODD SUMLIN ...

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Charlotte's Thirsty Beaver gets boxed in - Charlotte Observer

Fri, 06/14/2013 - 19:55

Charlotte Observer

Charlotte's Thirsty Beaver gets boxed in
Charlotte Observer
Charlotte's Thirsty Beaver gets boxed in. By Hilary Trenda htrenda@charlotteobserver.com. By Hilary Trenda The Charlotte Observer. Posted: Saturday, Jun. 15, 2013. Modified: Saturday, Jun. 15, 2013. Slideshow. « Prev of Next ».
Police looking for duo who robbed Charlotte bankWBTV

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Charlotte-based Brixx Pizza keeps on growing - Charlotte Observer

Fri, 06/14/2013 - 17:05

Charlotte-based Brixx Pizza keeps on growing
Charlotte Observer
Brixx Pizza co-founder Eric Horsley at the 1801 Scott Ave. store in Charlotte on Wednesday, June 12, 2013. In 15 years, Brixx Pizza has grown from a single establishment in Dilworth to a franchised chain spanning four states. The company is opening ...

Storms leave major clean-up job in Charlotte region - Charlotte Observer

Fri, 06/14/2013 - 12:10

Storms leave major clean-up job in Charlotte region
Charlotte Observer
The American Red Cross is operating emergency shelters Friday morning in Stanly and Montgomery counties east of Charlotte, where some of the worst damage was experienced. Emergency services officials in Stanly County report three people were ...

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Terrerobytes: Charlotte, the Isle of Misfit White Sox - South Side Sox

Fri, 06/14/2013 - 11:06

Terrerobytes: Charlotte, the Isle of Misfit White Sox
South Side Sox
The Knights roster now has three guys who have been on the White Sox's 40-man this season. Angel Sanchez was offered back to the Angels after his rehab stint, but they declined, and he was outrighted to Charlotte. Tyler Greene, who took Sanchez's place ...

Charlotte Ultimate to host State Games - Charlotte Observer

Fri, 06/14/2013 - 04:24

Charlotte Ultimate to host State Games
Charlotte Observer
Ed Fox has played Ultimate Frisbee in Charlotte since 1988 and was a member of U.S. teams that won world championships in 1992 and 1994. He says he survived “some lean years” in the 1990s in Charlotte, when there wasn't much action. But in the past ...

Charlotte Golar Richie snags top spot in key Bunker Hill Day march - Boston Herald

Fri, 06/14/2013 - 04:04

Charlotte Golar Richie snags top spot in key Bunker Hill Day march
Boston Herald
Charlotte Golar Richie — one of the last candidates to enter the mayor's race — has grabbed the coveted front-of-the-pack spot in Sunday's Bunker Hill Day Parade in Charlestown, leaving the rest of the field to jockey for the remaining marching ...

Jury convicts Sterling of murder in south Charlotte shooting - Charlotte Observer

Fri, 06/14/2013 - 01:35

Jury convicts Sterling of murder in south Charlotte shooting
Charlotte Observer
He shot Barber on April 22, 2011, on Mullens Ford Road in south Charlotte, using a gun he stole from his sister's house. The violent crime in a residential neighborhood, in broad daylight, on a holiday, shocked the community. Barber, 64, was walking ...

Charlotte foreclosure activity rises at sharper rate than nation - Charlotte Observer

Fri, 06/14/2013 - 00:39

Charlotte foreclosure activity rises at sharper rate than nation
Charlotte Observer
Foreclosure activity rose faster in Charlotte last month than in the nation as a whole, according to a report released Thursday. The report from the RealtyTrac research firm shows foreclosure filings in the Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord region rose from ...

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