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TCJr. cast works and plays hard in “Beauty and the Beast”

TCJr. cast works and plays hard in “Beauty and the Beast”

Theatre Charlotte showcases top young talent in July production  by Dee Grano “Where’s my fork?” calls choreographer Lisa Blanton, as countless kids buzz around the stage of Theatre Charlotte in… Read more »

Applications needed for Women of Achievement awards

Applications needed for Women of Achievement awards

The YWCA Central Carolinas is now accepting applications for its 2012 Women of Achievement awards. The awards recognize women who have demonstrated leadership in Charlotte by promoting social justice. Applications… Read more »

Duke joins local -Principal Financial Group office

Duke joins local -Principal Financial Group office

Stacey Duke is the new senior marketing coordinator for financial advisors and the North Carolina Business Center of Principal Financial Group. The Principal Financial Group is a global investment management… Read more »

Swim team’s snow cones helps Rally

Swim team’s snow cones helps Rally

The Ballantyne Barracudas swim team helped kick off this year’s Ballantyne Country Club Rally in a good way. The team held a snow cone fundraiser at their swim meet June… Read more »

Ballantyne business honored by autism camp

Ballantyne business honored by autism camp

Custom Home Improvements, located in the Ballantyne area, was honored recently for providing $2,500 in scholarships to Camp Royall. Camp Royall serves individuals with autism. The camp will use the… Read more »

Local nonprofit donates $100,000 to cancer center

Local nonprofit donates $100,000 to cancer center

Paula Takacs and her Paula Takacs Foundation for Sarcoma Research recently donated $100,000 to the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Takacs, a south Charlotte resident, was diagnosed with sarcoma seven years… Read more »

Ross joins Griffin Home Health Care

Ross joins Griffin Home Health Care

Tiffani Ross is the newest member of south Charlotte’s Griffin Home Health Care. Ross will serve as a customer service representative at the company, which supplies health-care equipment and necessities… Read more »

Yo, Jemal!

Yo, Jemal!

Straight talk with Carolina Weekly’s Managing Editor for Sports by C. Jemal Horton Earlier this year, I, as South Charlotte Weekly’s managing editor for sports, introduced a forum – a… Read more »

Cam Newton headlines autograph event

Cam Newton headlines autograph event

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton will sign autographs later this month in SouthPark. Last year’s NFL rookie of the year will appear July 14, a Saturday, at 1:30 p.m. at… Read more »

M/I Homes packs snack bags for homeless kids

M/I Homes packs snack bags for homeless kids

Employees of local builder M/I Homes came together recently to pack 280 snack bags for homeless children. Each decorated bag included a drink, healthy snacks and a fun fact or… Read more »

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