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Charlotte Observer to host two regional school fairs in November

Charlotte Observer to host two regional school fairs in November

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Parents, it’s time to gear up for school shopping season. The Charlotte Observer Regional Schools Fairs a...


8th-grader at Randolph Middle earns prestigious scholarship

8th-grader at Randolph Middle earns prestigious scholarship

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Olivia Yang, an eighth-grader at Randolph Middle School, has been awarded a Caroline D. Bradley Scholarship,...


Confused about 2018 assignment changes? CMS is listening  and has answers

Confused about 2018 assignment changes? CMS is listening and has answers

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Big changes are coming to several Charlotte-Mecklenburg schools next year, and the district is gearing...


Home sales slump in Charlotte area as inventory woes persist

Home sales slump in Charlotte area as inventory woes persist

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Home sales continued to fall across the Charlotte region in September, dropping 3.9% from a year ago....


Ex Panther Steve Smith takes on Mike Ditka for claim minorities arent oppressed

Ex Panther Steve Smith takes on Mike Ditka for claim minorities arent oppressed

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Former Carolina Panther Steve Smith cut loose with a string of tweets Tuesday, criticizing Hall of Fame...


CMS school boards District 3 draws a crowd of candidates with an unusual situation

CMS school boards District 3 draws a crowd of candidates with an unusual situation

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Six people are vying for the District 3 seat on the Charlotte-Mecklenburg school board, in an unusual...


Freightliner, Old Dominion mark 26-year partnership with Rowan ceremony

Freightliner, Old Dominion mark 26-year partnership with Rowan ceremony

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The first new Freightliner Cascadia model to roll the Daimler Trucks North America assembly line in...


Creepy house that disappeared rescued from bulldozers by NC town

Creepy house that disappeared rescued from bulldozers by NC town

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There are haunted houses and then there are houses that are haunting. The sinister looking McCanless-Busby-Thompson...


Quail Hollow woman hospitalized for 12 hours after copperhead bite

Quail Hollow woman hospitalized for 12 hours after copperhead bite

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A woman living in the Quail Hollow area of south Charlotte is recovering from a copperhead bite, after...


Bite Squad acquires 17 food-delivery firms across country, including one in Charlotte

Bite Squad acquires 17 food-delivery firms across country, including one in Charlotte

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BiteSquad.com, the Minneapolis-based online restaurant-delivery company, has completed the acquisition...


​CBJ Morning Buzz: Sneak peek inside Hornets\' new team store; Bank of America loses its crown; Harris Teeter faces lawsuit

​CBJ Morning Buzz: Sneak peek inside Hornets' new team store; Bank of America loses its crown; Harris Teeter faces lawsuit

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In local news: The Charlotte Hornets will cut the ribbon today on the new team store at Spectrum Center,...


NC legislators warn of battle over new solar law

NC legislators warn of battle over new solar law

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Duke Energy and the solar industry could squander hard-won compromise legislation on the state’s...


Cheerwine funnel cakes, anyone? NC State Fair unveils 30 new food items for 2017

Cheerwine funnel cakes, anyone? NC State Fair unveils 30 new food items for 2017

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Some people go mainly for the animals; others, for the rides. But almost all N.C. State Fair-goers enjoy...


These local breweries notched medals in NC Brewers Cup (LIST)

These local breweries notched medals in NC Brewers Cup (LIST)

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While a Charlotte-area brewery didn't take home the big prize of best in show in the recent N.C. Brewers...


7 big new commercial real estate developments around the U.S.

7 big new commercial real estate developments around the U.S.

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The transformation of the 41-story One Post Office Square tower in Boston. One of the tallest condo...


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