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J.C. Penney store closings hit Charlotte market

J.C. Penney store closings hit Charlotte market

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Two Charlotte-area J.C. Penney (NYSE:JCP) stores have been caught up in the retailer’s plans to...


Go bald or go home

Go bald or go home

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Fitzgerald's Irish Pub in uptown Charlotte hosted a charity head shave for the St. Baldrick's foundation...


Scott Safety of Monroe to be sold to 3M in $2B deal

Scott Safety of Monroe to be sold to 3M in $2B deal

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Monroe-based Scott Safety and its 1,500 employees will soon have a new owner. Minnesota-based 3M Co....


Massive water park under construction near Outer Banks

Massive water park under construction near Outer Banks

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Construction is nearly done on what will be one of the country’s largest water parks, a $46 million...


Your furriest mistake can be your greatest blessing

Your furriest mistake can be your greatest blessing

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This column originally ran Feb. 13, 2013. I don’t remember how I got my name, but I’ve heard...


Loss of Mary Jos founder tears a hole in the fabric of the Carolinas

Loss of Mary Jos founder tears a hole in the fabric of the Carolinas

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Sewing fans all over all the South will mourn the passing of Mary Jo Cloninger, whose sprawling fabric...


Honk if you like this solution for slow drivers who clog the fast lane

Honk if you like this solution for slow drivers who clog the fast lane

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In his weekly drives between Cornelius and Raleigh, three-term N.C. Sen. Jeff Tarte has ample opportunity...


Man in wheelchair robbed in small SC town, deputies say

Man in wheelchair robbed in small SC town, deputies say

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A man was assaulted and robbed at knifepoint in Blythewood, S.C., while on the way home in his wheelchair...


Sacha Pfeiffer of Spotlight fame questions whether church understands gravity of sexual abuse

Sacha Pfeiffer of Spotlight fame questions whether church understands gravity of sexual abuse

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They were played by actors in “Spotlight,” the Oscar-winning movie that told the story of...


​CBJ Morning Buzz: Behind the Knights\' \'name change;\' Ballantyne daycare shut down; Cost of City Council retreat

​CBJ Morning Buzz: Behind the Knights' 'name change;' Ballantyne daycare shut down; Cost of City Council retreat

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Today’s top local stories: Charlotte's minor league baseball team will drop the Knights from its...


BofA\'s Cathy Bessant accepts CBJ Lifetime Achievement award, reflects on state of Charlotte (PHOTOS)

BofA's Cathy Bessant accepts CBJ Lifetime Achievement award, reflects on state of Charlotte (PHOTOS)

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Cathy Bessant, Bank of America’s chief operations and technology officer, accepted the Charlotte...


Massive downtown Raleigh fire destroys and damages multiple buildings

Massive downtown Raleigh fire destroys and damages multiple buildings

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A massive fire in downtown Raleigh that broke out after 10 p.m. Thursday looks to have completely destroyed...


Pregnant mother of 5 from Guatemala gets extension in her fight to stay legally in NC

Pregnant mother of 5 from Guatemala gets extension in her fight to stay legally in NC

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An undocumented immigrant who is seven months pregnant was spared immediate deportation this week by...


How a high-tech experiment in a cotton mill town might change your life

How a high-tech experiment in a cotton mill town might change your life

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The storm clouds that massed over south Charlotte some days last summer threatened to hurl lightning...


Charter chain names new leader for schools in suburban Charlotte and Raleigh

Charter chain names new leader for schools in suburban Charlotte and Raleigh

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Charter Schools USA, which runs six charter schools in suburban areas near Charlotte and Raleigh, has...


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