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BCC Rally Week this weekend

BCC Rally Week this weekend

The Ballantyne Country Club Rally is set for its annual “Rally Week” in Ballantyne, during which volunteers raise awareness for breast cancer and raise funds for Rally for the Cure,… Read more »

Concrete Roses abruptly closes doors

Concrete Roses abruptly closes doors

Concrete Roses STEM Academy announced on the morning of Thursday, Sept. 18, the school would be shutting its doors at the end of this week. Concrete Roses STEM Academy, located… Read more »

Running to fulfill Isabella’s dream

Running to fulfill Isabella’s dream

It’s been over two years since Isabella Santos lost her battle with cancer at 7 years old, but the south Charlotte girl’s legacy has never been stronger. The Isabella Santos… Read more »

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Sports Shorts: Sept. 19 to 25

Sports Shorts: Sept. 19 to 25

AK’s Jordan Muhammad commits to Princeton Ardrey Kell senior point guard Jordan Muhammad committed to continue her basketball career at Princeton University earlier this fall. A four-year starter, Muhammad helped… Read more »

Returning to form

Returning to form

After the Knights struggled with consistency last year, people are starting to take notice of Ardrey Kell’s football team, and for good reason. The Knights jumped off to a promising… Read more »

Serves up

Serves up

When Emily Carrara first addressed her team after taking over as the Providence Day volleyball coach this summer, she didn’t know the Chargers had struggled on the court for the… Read more »

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Learned global perspective creates links of compassion

Learned global perspective creates links of compassion

Area schools are taking on a global perspective program inspired by a Charlotte family who traveled around the world. Three Charlotte schools – Eastover Elementary School, Thomasboro Elementary School and… Read more »

Taking peace global

Taking peace global

One Providence Day School senior found a way to make a difference in the community, leading her to be recognized by a national organization. Elissa Scherer has been named one… Read more »

Area students gain three months of literacy skills from summer program

Area students gain three months of literacy skills from summer program

Numerous Charlotte-Mecklenburg first- through third-graders started their school year with a greater reading proficiency, thanks to an area summer program. Over 500 children participated this past summer in the YMCA… Read more »

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Arts & Culture News & Notes: Aug. 29 to Sept. 4

Arts & Culture News & Notes: Aug. 29 to Sept. 4

Tree Party opening reception Sept. 5 Ciel Gallery is partnering with the nonprofit TreesCharlotte to host “Tree Party,” a national exhibition that will open next month. The show, juried by… Read more »

Art & Culture Notes: Aug. 15 to 21

Art & Culture Notes: Aug. 15 to 21

Arts & Science Council accepting grant applications The Arts & Science Council is currently accepting applications for the Regional Artist Project Grant. The grant provides funds of up to $2,000… Read more »

Charlotte graduate stays on her toes

Charlotte graduate stays on her toes

While her classmates were walking across the stage at Oven’s Auditorium to celebrate graduation last month, Performing Learning Center’s eLearning Academy graduate Eleanor “Ellie” Frith was preparing for her performance… Read more »

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Relish the flavors of Burger 21

Relish the flavors of Burger 21

Only one word can describe our appetite for burgers: insatiable.  We just can’t seem to get enough, and in as many different ways as possible. Here is a yummy case… Read more »

Elwood’s– the brothers’ food sings

Elwood’s– the brothers’ food sings

Most everyone would agree that if you want a real challenge, especially one that will most likely result in a financial catastrophe, just open a restaurant. If you want to… Read more »

Fahrenheit – HOTTER THAN HOT!

Fahrenheit – HOTTER THAN HOT!

It’s not often I decide to make the trip to Uptown from south Charlotte just to go out for a meal, even though it’s 30 minutes away at most for… Read more »

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