Charlotte Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Twenty-Six Acres Brewing Co. traces Concord historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | Creative Loafing

    The soon-to-open Twenty-Six Acres Brewing Co. in Concord, N.C., is named after the original 26-acre plot on which the town of Concord was founded in 1796.

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  2. Lunch Break (10/4/16): Charlotte Uprising calls for nationwide action todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | Creative Loafing

    Leaders with the Charlotte Uprising have called for a national day of action today, the two-week anniversary of Keith Lamont Scott's killing by a CMPD officer, from similar organizations across the country. Actions are already planned in Baltimore; Chicago; Detroit; New York City; Washington D.C. and Roanoke, Virginia.

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  3. Lunch Break (9/30/16): Family of EpiCentre attack victim sets up GoFundMe accountRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | Creative Loafing

    The family of a veteran who was randomly attacked at EpiCentre last week when protests became violent has set up a GoFundMe account to help him through his recovery. According to David Palmer's sister, Ashley Warlick, Palmer was separated from the group he was with in Uptown last Wednesday night before he was attacked by 10 men in the EpiCentre parking garage.

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  4. Bizzare crime from Charlotte police filesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | Creative Loafing

    Not Lovin' It Police responded to a McDonald's on E. W.T. Harris Boulevard last week after a man's drive-thru wait became too long for him to handle. Police arrived at the restaurant to find a man passed out in the driver's seat of his vehicle, which was parked in the drive-thru line.

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  5. A community reacts to the death of Keith Lamont ScottRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | Creative Loafing

    On the evening of September 21, just over 24 hours after Keith Lamont Scott was killed by a CMPD officer in northeast Charlotte, Misty McCollie stood in the parking spot where he had parked his car for the last time. Standing near a shrine-like memorial built for Scott, where neighbors would come by and drop off flowers throughout the night, she spoke of how she had hoped more folks would come to the vigil there at The Village at College Downs, instead of the rally planned for Uptown that night.

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  6. CL contributor's first-person account of the first two nights of protests following Scott killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | Creative Loafing

    The recorder on my table made a hissing sound as I made DIY cassettes of my original music. I read a news report that a black man had been shot by police in Charlotte.

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  7. Wednesday 13 talks life, death and CondolencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | Creative Loafing

    For me, Halloween and October, I'm like Santa Claus," Joseph Poole aka Wednesday 13 says. "It's my busiest time of the year."

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  8. Hitting the road for grubRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | Creative Loafing

    When D.G. Martin ran for Congress, once in 1984 and then again in 1986, the Charlotte district covered Mecklenburg, Iredell and Lincoln Counties, as well as some of Yadkin. It had been held by Republicans for decades, and the Democratic Martin had some good campaigns, he recalls, only losing the first time by 300-odd votes.

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  9. Checking in after Charlotte unrest, and not on FacebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | Creative Loafing

    Last Wednesday night and through Thursday, I kept getting prompts on Facebook from folks to see if I was OK because apparently I was in a designated problem area. For a couple days following the shooting of Keith Lamont Scott, my city joined a list of others that had been deemed worthy of a Facebook check-in due to horrible earthquakes and terror attacks.

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  10. Chief Putney and Mayor Roberts speak on last night's protests, today's preparationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | Creative Loafing

    Mayor Jennifer Roberts and CMPD Chief Kerr Putney held another press conference this morning following a night of peaceful protests that ended in violence and destruction of property in Uptown. Following that press conference, leaders with the North Carolina and Charlotte NAACP and other area clergy members held a press conference emphasizing the fact that a large majority of protesters on site last night were peaceful, calling on media to speak with those on the ground who have been organizing locally for years [which CL has done and plans to continue to do today].

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  11. Bizzare crime from Charlotte police filesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | Creative Loafing

    Open Up A 34-year-old man in east Charlotte called police after an unwanted houseguest made a mess of things on his porch. The man told officers that a woman knocked on the door of his apartment at around 11 p.m. and when he opened the door she walked right in and asked to use the bathroom.

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  12. Press conferences held in response to last night's unrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | Creative Loafing

    Charlotte officials and community leaders held two separate press conferences this morning in response to the unrest that followed the shooting death of Keith Lamont Scott by a police officer in northeast Charlotte yesterday afternoon. The incident has underscored a growing distrust between members of the community and the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, as statements from the department have been either disputed or ignored by those who are calling for justice for Scott.

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  13. Fly on over to Wing King CaféRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | Creative Loafing

    Football and wings is a classic combination; just like peanut butter and jelly, milk and cookies, spaghetti and meatballs, Muggsy Bogues and Space Jam . You always need to have some extra paper towels on hand during football season as you chow down on some spicy, saucy goodness while cheering on your team So with the kickoff of football season last weekend, it was only appropriate that I write my September story about some of the best chicken wings in the Queen City.

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  14. Lunch Break: (9/20/16) Virginia man misunderstands right to bear armsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | Creative Loafing

    Trafficking has long plagued the Carolinas, but it was a less than conventional form of the crime that caught the attention of the U.S. Department of Justice and resulted in federal charges being filed in Asheville's U.S. District Court on Monday. The crime? Trafficking bear parts from western North Carolina.

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  15. Today's Top 5: SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2016 | Creative Loafing

    Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, Sept. 17, 2016 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing .

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  16. Lunch Break (9/16/16): Missing girl found safe; homicide in north...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | Creative Loafing

    Detectives with CMPD are investigating a homicide that took place this morning in northeast Charlotte. Officers responded to an assault call on Hubbard Road at 10:22 a.m. and found a man suffering from an apparent gunshot wound, according to a release.

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  17. Union members launch largest organized labor mobilization in state historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | Creative Loafing

    Standing at 5 feet 4 inches, the petite MaryBe McMillan doesn't look like your stereotypical union boss, and for her, that in itself is part of the message she's trying to send. "There are a lot of myths and stereotypes out there," the secretary-treasurer of the NC State AFL-CIO says.

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  18. Kitchen Scholars of the Q.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | Creative Loafing

    Buses rumble down the street, backpacks overflow with books and papers, last-minute morning scrambles have begun. School's back in session, but there's more than Spanish verb conjugations and Important Historical Trends on the syllabus.

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