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Carowinds Debuts New Food Festival

By at April 15, 2015 | 3:10 pm | 0 Comment

Carowinds Debuts New Food Festival

Carowinds celebrates the renowned food culture of this region as it debuts Taste of the Carolinas on Saturdays and Sundays from April 18 through May 17. This new signature event allows guests to eat, drink and experience the best of what the Carolinas have to... Read more »

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Cuts and a Cause

By at April 10, 2015 | 10:17 am | 0 Comment

Cuts and a Cause

On Saturday, April 25th, Charlotte based, Headlines Barber Shop will host Cuts and a Cause from 10am – 2pm.  The event is aimed at raising awareness about lupus.  Money will be raised through raffle ticket sales.   Donations will also be accepted during the event and... Read more »

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Behind The Scene: Charlotte Honey Bees

By at April 7, 2015 | 4:32 pm | 0 Comment

Behind The Scene: Charlotte Honey Bees

For at least twice a week during the season the Charlotte Honey Bees of the NBA Charlotte Hornets practices for game day performance.  Here is some behind the scenes footage of what goes into the... Read more »

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Panthers sign LB Jason Trusnik

By at March 31, 2015 | 3:38 pm | 0 Comment

Panthers sign LB Jason Trusnik

The Carolina Panthers have signed unrestricted free agent linebacker Jason Trusnik to a one-year contract, the team announced Tuesday. “I see the camaraderie that the players and coaches and general manger have here – the vision they have for their team, what kind of... Read more »

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Free Community Easter Egg Hunt Brings Community Together

By at March 23, 2015 | 6:44 pm | 0 Comment

On Saturday, March 28th from 1:00 – 4:00 pm the Zetas of Charlotte Benevolent Foundation and the Sigmas of Charlotte will partner to host the 6th Annual Community Easter Egg Hunt.  Both organizations are founded on community service and consider it an obligation to... Read more »

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Ebenezer Baptist Church Honors Christ’s Sacrifice Through a Day of Service

By at March 23, 2015 | 6:33 pm | 0 Comment

Ebenezer Baptist Church Honors Christ’s Sacrifice Through a Day of Service

Approximately 600 members and friends of Ebenezer Baptist Church will participate in a Mission Blitz, an event that involves over 40 simultaneous mission projects throughout Mecklenburg and surrounding counties. For the past month, Pastor Leonzo D. Lynch encouraged the... Read more »

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Dropout rate continues to decline in CMS

By at March 23, 2015 | 6:16 pm | 0 Comment

Dropout rate continues to decline in CMS

The dropout rate in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools declined for the fifth consecutive year, according to the 2013-2014 Consolidated Data Report presented today to the State Board of Education. Last school year, 2.31 percent of CMS high school students dropped out of school... Read more »

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Announcing the 2015-16 Broadway Lights!

By at March 16, 2015 | 10:08 am | 0 Comment

Announcing the 2015-16 Broadway Lights!

– Broadway’s hottest new shows will be on stage in Charlotte next season in the 2015-2016 PNC Broadway Lights lineup. From contemporary mega hits like Matilda The Musical, Beautiful- The Carole King Musicaland If/Then to a beloved favorite, The Sound of Music, the... Read more »

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Furious 7 Movie Passes

By at March 13, 2015 | 11:45 am | 0 Comment

Furious 7 Movie Passes

We're at it again. I'm giving away about 30 passes good for two people each to see Furious 7 before it comes out.  The advance screening will take place on March 31 at 7pm with winners only being notified of exact location.  Winners will have to come to our studio located... Read more »

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Panthers Release RB Williams

By at March 10, 2015 | 5:43 pm | 0 Comment

Panthers Release RB Williams

The Carolina Panthers have released running back DeAngelo Williams, the team announced Tuesday.   “DeAngelo will forever be remembered as one of the quintessential Panthers of this era,” head coach Ron Rivera said. “He holds all of our running back records... Read more »

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Time Warner Cable Arena To Become Smoke Free Starting March 18

By at March 9, 2015 | 4:36 pm | 0 Comment

Time Warner Cable Arena will become one of the City of Charlotte’s smoke-free government grounds, beginning March 18. As a result, smoking will not be allowed anywhere on the Time Warner Cable Arena property (building, grounds, sidewalks, etc.). Additionally, the... Read more »

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Panthers Sign Free Agent T Michael Oher

By at March 6, 2015 | 4:27 pm | 0 Comment

Panthers Sign Free Agent T Michael Oher

The Carolina Panthers have signed free agent tackle Michael Oher to a two-year contract, the team announced Friday. "We look forward to having Michael be a part of what we are building here,” head coach Ron Rivera said. “He's a pro who understands what it takes to... Read more »

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Headlines Barber Shop Onsite Healthcare Enrollment Results

By at March 3, 2015 | 10:21 am | 0 Comment

Headlines Barber Shop Onsite Healthcare Enrollment Results

Charlotte based Headlines Barber Shop partnered with Legal Services of Southern Piedmont (LSSP) to provide on-site assistance for individuals interested in signing up for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act.  Every Friday during the enrollment period, there... Read more »

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Livingstone Takes Second Consecutive CIAA Men’s Basketball Title

By at March 2, 2015 | 12:50 pm | 0 Comment

Livingstone Takes Second Consecutive CIAA Men’s Basketball Title

– Livingstone displayed its balance in winning a second consecutive CIAA Men's Basketball Title on Saturday, February 28, 2015. Guard Daryl Traynham scored 23 points and forward Eric Mayo added 22 points, respectively, for the Blue Bears, who upended Winston-Salem... Read more »

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Virginia State Powers past Lincoln, Clinches CIAA Women’s Basketball Championship Title

By at March 2, 2015 | 12:49 pm | 0 Comment

Virginia State Powers past Lincoln, Clinches  CIAA Women’s Basketball Championship Title

The wait is over. With a 73-49 victory over The Lincoln University, the Virginia State University Trojans clinched the 2015 CIAA Women's Basketball Championship. The title win was the first for Virginia State since 2002. The Trojans earn an automatic bid to the NCAA... Read more »

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WSSU Escapes Upset Bid By Shaw, 64-61

By at February 27, 2015 | 11:31 am | 0 Comment

WSSU Escapes Upset Bid By Shaw, 64-61

Sixth-seeded Shaw University battled back from a 10 point second half deficit to tie the game late, but Winston-Salem State held on to take a 64-61 win in the quarterfinals of the 2015 CIAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Time Warner Cable Arena. The Rams were able to... Read more »

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Sharp Shooting Propels Bowie State past Chowan

By at February 27, 2015 | 11:29 am | 0 Comment

Sharp Shooting Propels Bowie State past Chowan

The Bowie State University Bulldogs handled the Chowan University men's basketball team 87-64 on Thursday evening in Time Warner Cable Arena.  The Bulldogs advance to the semifinals with a 22-8 record after the victory while the Hawks' season ends with a 15-13 overall... Read more »

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DJ MLK – King of His Craft

By at February 26, 2015 | 7:19 pm | 0 Comment

DJ MLK – King of His Craft

Many claim to be the best in their field. But, in order to be the king of your craft you must cover certain criteria. Most importantly, you must be able to expand and dominate surrounding territory, have the respect of your people while possessing the vision and drive to... Read more »

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Red Hot Broncos Stampede Virginia State to Advance to Semifinals

By at February 26, 2015 | 6:23 pm | 0 Comment

Red Hot Broncos Stampede Virginia State to Advance to Semifinals

Fayetteville State picked a good day to shoot lights out and Virginia State picked a bad day for frigid shooting. As a result, the Broncos move on to the CIAA Tournament basketball semifinals with a 93-72 quarterfinal victory over the Trojans at Time Warner Cable Arena... Read more »

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Hawks Survive and Advance, Top Falcons 65-60

By at February 26, 2015 | 10:38 am | 0 Comment

Hawks Survive and Advance, Top Falcons 65-60

The Chowan University men's baketball team topped the Saint Augustine's University Falcons 65-60 on Wednesday evening in Time Warner Cable Arena.  The Hawks advance to the quarterfinals with the victory and take on Bowie State University on Thursday at 3:00pm. Saint... Read more »

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