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Community members support south Charlotte bake sale for cancer

Community members support south Charlotte bake sale for cancer

Amy Godwin has been hard at work seeking T-shirt sponsors for this year’s Cookies For Kids’ Cancer Bake Sale in south Charlotte. The annual event has become somewhat of a… Read more »

Drivers, officials banter over I-485 widening, woes

Drivers, officials banter over I-485 widening, woes

Drivers in south Mecklenburg want congestion on Interstate 485 fixed now, and weren’t interested in excuses about “other important projects,” “limited state road funds” or “air quality standards” at a… Read more »

Council members draw streetcar line in the sand over capital investment plan

Council members draw streetcar line in the sand over capital investment plan

Six months have passed but not much has changed in the argument over Charlotte’s nearly $1 billion proposed capital investment plan. Mayor Anthony Foxx postponed a scheduled budget retreat recently,… Read more »

South Charlotte Weekly Crime Scene Dec. 7

South Charlotte Weekly Crime Scene Dec. 7

The following crimes were reported in south Charlotte, according to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department: home/Business break-ins • St. Francis Hospital for Animals, 3930 Park Road: $5,000 in dog food and… Read more »

South Charlotte Weekly Religious News Dec. 7

South Charlotte Weekly Religious News Dec. 7

St. Gabriel honored for area service St. Gabriel Catholic Church recently received Catholic Social Services’ second annual Fruit of the Vine Award for Service. Various organizations within the parish were… Read more »

South Charlotte Weekly Restaurant Scores Dec. 7

South Charlotte Weekly Restaurant Scores Dec. 7

The Mecklenburg County Health Department inspected the following restaurants from Nov. 23 to 30: Worst Scores • Juliana Pizza, 9858 Monroe Road, 28270 – 95 Violations included: Water at hand-washing… Read more »

Local girls dance their way into Macy’s parade

Local girls dance their way into Macy’s parade

One young south Charlotte dancer and three other members of her dance studio, Dancers Unite Fine Arts Academy, spent their Thanksgiving day alongside thousands of people in the Macy’s Thanksgiving… Read more »

Quail Hollow Presbyterian to present annual living nativity

Quail Hollow Presbyterian to present annual living nativity

The kids and teens at Quail Hollow Presbyterian Church know the scene well – women getting water from the local well, children playing tag in the background. It’s a simple… Read more »

Going home again

Going home again

As a New York City native, seeing the devastation left behind by Hurricane Sandy was especially difficult for south Charlotte firefighter Steven Williams. “All of us saw on the news… Read more »

Park-Woodlawn development plan nearly done

Park-Woodlawn development plan nearly done

After a year of working with a panel of concerned citizens and area leaders, the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Department will present its draft for the Park-Woodlawn area plan on Tuesday, Dec…. Read more »

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