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Top 10 Things To Be Thankful For In Charlotte

Does your family share the things they’re grateful for before carving the turkey at Thanksgiving dinner? It’s a nice tradition that should happen more than once a year. With that in mind, here are some […]


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Doing Right By Our Veterans

A new Veterans Day survey from WalletHub shows that Charlotte is the 67th best city in the nation for veterans. That’s not very good. The study looked at nineteen different criteria, from access to VA […]


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Top 10 Places To Hike In The Greater Charlotte Area

Hikers and climbers in this part of the world are lucky to have the breathtaking Blue Ridge Mountains and Appalachian Trail within a few hours drive from Charlotte. But what if you don’t have the […]


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Hear Ye, Hear Ye…Last Chances To Enjoy Revelry And Merriment!

The Carolina Renaissance Festival is 21 and finally legal.


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Send Your Extra Halloween Candy To America’s Troops

Did your trick-or-treaters have a record haul of Halloween candy this year, and how many fillings do you foresee in your family’s future if you don’t put a stop to the snacking? If your kids […]


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The Queen Of Cool Comes To The Q.C.

For my money, she’s one of the top five lead singers in rock & roll history. The last time I saw Chrissie Hynde in concert was fifteen years ago in Austin, TX. The Pretenders were […]


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For Sale: Ted Turner’s Island

Media mogul and philanthropist Ted Turner lives in the lap of luxury in Atlanta and on his famous ranches in Montana, South Dakota, New Mexico, Nebraska, and Kansas. According to his official website, Ted Turner […]


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Free Kelly Clarkson Concert At Symphony Park!

Kelly Clarkson is coming to Charlotte for the grand opening celebration of the new Microsoft store at SouthPark Mall. The store opens on Saturday, October 18th and that’s when you can get free tickets to […]


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Ballantyne’s Fall Festival Is Saturday – Bring The Kids!

Celebrate Fall – with hayrides, a free movie, live music and Autumn fun!


Charlotte's Sister City Limoges, France hosts the Tour De France.  (Photo: Doug Pensinger/ALLSPORT

What In The Heck Is A ‘Sister-City’ Anyway?

Chicago boasts 28…LA? 25. Charlotte? Soon to be 8!




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