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Charlotte, North Carolina is located in Mecklenburg County. Zip codes in Charlotte, NC include 28277, 28260, and 28271. The median home price in Charlotte is $187,900 which is roughly $91/per square foot. More Charlotte information.

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1 hr ago | The Charlotte Observer

CMPD: Do your Craigslist deal at a police station parking lot

That is one of several safety precautions offered by police in the wake of at least three armed robberies in August involving supposed Craigslist purchases. In each case, police said, the victim agreed to meet sellers at a location but was robbed instead.

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5 hrs ago | WCNC-TV Charlotte

Whole Foods hiring for Lake Norman locationWhole Foods hiring for...

Whole Foods hiring for Lake Norman location Whole Foods hiring for Lake Norman location Check out this story on WCNC.com: http://www.wcnc.com/story/news/2014/09/16/whole-foods-hiring-for-lake-norman-location/15712955/ The Charlotte has four information sessions: 8 a.m., 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. at 5601 Executive Center Drive, Suite 100 Charlotte, NC 28212. The one in Huntersville will have three information sessions: 8 a.m., 10 a.m., and 1 p.m. at 16617 Statesville Road, Huntersville, NC 28078.

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10 hrs ago | The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte water problems narrowed to 300 homes

Charlotte-Mecklenburg utilities engineers have narrowed the number of homes affected by a water pressure problem from 40,000 to about 300, officials said Tuesday morning. Utilities Director Barry Gullet said crews expect to begin work on a broken valve in the Plaza Road area on Tuesday and said it could take two or three days to complete repairs.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

The Gaston Gazette

Gastonia teen models for Charlotte Fashion Week

Abigale Allen, a freshman at Forestview High School, was selected to model for some of the week's events. The shows were presented by Charlotte Seen and held at the Hendrick Luxury Auto Mall at Northlake.

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WCNC-TV Charlotte

Pastor wants blinking yellow arrow removedPastor wants blinking...

Reverend Talbot Davis of Good Shepherd Church has worried for years about the intersection at South Tryon Street and Moss Road in south Charlotte. Pastor wants blinking yellow arrow removed Reverend Talbot Davis of Good Shepherd Church has worried for years about the intersection at South Tryon Street and Moss Road in south Charlotte.

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The Charlotte Observer

Suspect charged in Charlotte shooting

Kwame Hakeem Crawford, 23, of Charlotte, was arrested early Monday in connection with a shooting Sunday, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said Monday that they have arrested a man in connection with a Sunday afternoon shooting that left another man seriously wounded.

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The Charlotte Observer

AvidXchange adding 600 jobs, building new HQ at NC Music Factory

AvidXchange CEO Michael Praeger and North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory announce that the company is expanding with new jobs and a new headquarters building at the NC Music Factory near uptown Charlotte. North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory announced at the Charlotte Chamber Monday, September 15, 2014, that AvidXchange, currently headquartered in Charlotte, will create 603 jobs in addition to the 200 jobs currently at the headquarters.

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WLOS

Software firm AvidXchange to add 600 jobs in NC

A Charlotte software company that automates how companies pay their bills is being offered more than $10 million if it adds 600 new jobs. A state committee that oversees a key North Carolina incentives program on Monday approved a deal for AvidXchange Inc. Gov. Pat McCrory was scheduled to make a jobs announcement in Charlotte later Monday.

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WCNC-TV Charlotte

Residents experiencing low water pressure in southeast Mecklenburg Co.

Residents experiencing low water pressure in southeast Mecklenburg Co. Scattered reports of low water pressure in south Charlotte area Check out this story on WCNC.com: http://www.wcnc.com/story/news/local/2014/09/15/scattered-reports-of-low-water-pressure-in-south-charlotte-area/15654395/ CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Residents in Matthews, Mint Hill and parts of southeast Mecklenburg County are experiencing low water pressure or no water at all Monday morning, according to CMUD officials.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Man injured in northwest Charlotte shooting

A man was shot and seriously injured in northwest Charlotte Sunday afternoon, and police were waiting for him to regain consciousness at the hospital to learn about the shooter. The shooting happened on Sunday around 5:30 p.m. near the intersection of Oregon Road and Rozzelles Ferry Road, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police Lt.

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The Charlotte Observer

Financially troubled C.W. Williams health center reduces hours, patients seen

C.W. Williams Community Health Center, a federally funded clinic that's provided medical care for low-income patients in Mecklenburg County for more than 30 years, has temporarily reduced hours at its Wilkinson Boulevard clinic after closing its satellite clinic on East Boulevard. A notice posted on the door at the Wilkinson location says it remains open three days a week – Monday, Wednesday and Thursday – instead of the usual five, that it has one staff physician instead of three in the past and that only 25 adult patients with appointments can be seen in a day.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte mom charged after daughter shoots herself in hand

Heather Nicole Davenport, 27, is being charged with failure to properly secure a weapon, police said. Davenport's 7-year-old daughter shot herself in the hand while handling a loaded firearm Saturday inside the family's residence, police said.

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WBIR-TV Knoxville

Body of missing Appalachian State student found near campus

Police in Boone have confirmed the body found around this morning near the Appalachian State University campus is that of missing Body of missing Appalachian State student found near campus BOONE, N.C. -- Police in Boone have confirmed the body found around this morning near the Appalachian State University campus is that of missing Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1tOpFso BOONE, N.C. -- Police in Boone have confirmed the body found Saturday morning near the Appalachian State University campus is that of Police responded to a report of a deceased individiual in a wodded area off of Poplar Grove Rd. at around 10:30 this morning.An ASU identification card and a North Carolina drivers license belonging to Smith were found at the scene.

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WCNC-TV Charlotte

Suspect hit in Charlotte officer-involved shooting

One suspect was hit in the arm in the incident on Farm Pond Lane, and suffered non-life-threatening injuries. The second suspect is still missing.

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WSOCTV

More and more pot holes popping up on Charlotte roads

Potholes are a growing problem in the Charlotte area, and drivers like Diana Hovis agree. "Is it a problem? Yes.

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Lincoln Times-News

One dead, one injured in wreck

An early morning accident on Thursday left one Lincolnton resident dead and another seriously injured. The Lincolnton Police Department responded to a call at 12:03 a.m. concerning a motor vehicle crash where N. Cedar Street dead-ends at Hoke Street.

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BroadwayWorld.com

The Chuckleheads Bring Any Given Sunday Comedy Improv Extravaganza to The Tavern Tonight

The Charlotte improvisational theatre group, The Chuckleheads , present their Any Given Sunday Comedy Improv Musical Variety Extravaganza at The Tavern, 300 East Morehead Street, Charlotte, NC tonight, September 13 beginning at 8:00pm. Tickets are: $10, when purchased at www.planetimprov.com you can get added to the guest list at the discounted price at 704.301.1564 scott@planetimprov.com $15 when purchased at the door.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Union County Weekly

News Briefs: Sept. 11 to 17

In addition, a portion of the proceeds will also be used for a college scholarship for a UCPS student. The tournament's shotgun start begins at 8:30 a.m., rain or shine.

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Creative Loafing

Cheap list: Sunset Jazz Fest, Festival of India and more

Going out in Charlotte doesn't have to be expensive. In fact, to prove that statement, we've compiled a list of cheap - $10 or less - things to do in the Q.C. this weekend.

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The Charlotte Observer

Charlotte airport seeks to borrow $100 million to fund expansion

Charlotte Douglas International Airport plans to borrow $100 million for projects such as renovating the terminal and adding thousands of parking spaces, according to a memo Friday. City Council is set to vote on the plan a week from Monday.

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