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When Isaac Dorbor opened his barbershop in the Prosperity Shopping Plaza three years ago, traffic to the shop was steady, his employees juggled 200 clients on average and the business saw about 30 walk-in customers on a slow day.
A 17-year-old Hickory High School student died Sunday in a one-car crash, and the teen driver has been charged with felony death by motor vehicle.
Members of the West Charlotte high school marching band entertained parade guests with up-beat dancing music as they marched down Tryon street.
Charlotte Mecklenburg Police are investigating an early Sunday shooting in east Charlotte in which one man was left with serious injuries, Police Capt.
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Eric Bussey had a middle-class job he enjoyed as a loan specialist at Wells Fargo.
A New York City man returned to North Carolina two summers ago to confront a popular soccer coach he claims sexually abused him when he was 9 years old.
Jennifer Gephart dances with a patron during The Loose Lugnuts performance at The Thirsty Beaver in Charlotte, North Carolina on 08/17/14.
Eric Frazier covers economic development. He has been reporting and editing at the Observer for more than 15 years.
Over the last few years, the city of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County have increasingly turned to similar "niche" sales tax increases like the transit tax.
One of Charlotte's most highly attended cultural events, it is hosted by the parishioners of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral and takes place on the church grounds at 600 East Blvd. The family friendly The Yiasou Greek Festival received Charlotte Magazine's BOB Voters' Pick Award for Best Festival in 2013.
CORNELIUS The general contractor on the Interstate 77 Exit 28 diverging diamond interchange project is contacting subcontractors statewide to try to help speed the work amid complaints of lengthy traffic delays and lost business, town officials said.
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Charlotte-Mecklenburg police credit a Crime Stoppers tip with leading to the arrest of a suspect in three store robberies.
Police: Charlotte fire captain steals patient's meds CMPD detectives immediately began investigating the theft along with state agents from SBI.
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Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 01:39 am
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