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  1. Lail to stay at Elizabeth Lane as principalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Students and staff at Elizabeth Lane Elementary School will have a familiar face as their new principal in the 2014-15 school year.

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  2. 'Suburban Smackdown' tackles consumerismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Mom of 2 Amy Thompson Taylor, 46 of Matthews, and mom of 3 Niki Middleton Hitch, 38 of Matthews, started their health coaching business, Spunky Avocado, this Spring.

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  3. N.C. Senate committee endorses sales tax limitRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    RALEIGH A North Carolina Senate committee Tuesday endorsed a measure that could prevent Mecklenburg County voters from approving a quarter-cent sales tax increase to supplement the pay of local teachers.

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  4. Paving company executive pleads guilty in massive fraud caseRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    A second Boggs Paving executive pleaded guilty Tuesday in connection with charges that the company received more than $87 million in road projects by misrepresenting the role a minority-owned contractor played in the work.

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  5. Senate finance committee delays vote on revised sales tax billRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    The N.C. Senate finance committee on Monday discussed but took no action on a bill that would stifle Mecklenburg County’s ability to raise money from sales taxes for teacher raises.

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  6. Heavy storms drench Charlotte area againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Drenching thunderstorms pummeled the Charlotte area for the second time in less than a week Monday, dumping up to 6 inches of rain in spots and causing another round of flash flooding.

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  7. Local hockey player Bryan Moore attends Hurricanes campRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Matthews native Bryan Moore will participate in the Carolina Hurricanes development camp, which started Monday and runs through Saturday at PNC Arena in Raleigh.

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  8. New Sugar Creek Charter high school hopes to launch 'middle-class lifestyle'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Sugar Creek Charter School teachers Tawana Wiggins, center, and Shanika Henderson, right, work together during a staff training session on Thursday.

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  9. Strip-club owner Slim Baucom on Patrick Cannon: ‘He was a good friend’Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Former Charlotte Mayor Patrick Cannon speaks at the Charles R. Jonas Federal Building on west Trade Street, Charlotte, N.C. after his plea hearing, Tuesday, June 03, 2014.

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  10. Tuesday flood was once-in-century event, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    After more than 5 inches of rain fell in less than two hours, a creek behind the Hampton Green neighborhood in Matthews turned into a roaring river Tuesday evening.

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  11. Icahn says Family Dollar needs a new CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Billionaire investor Carl Icahn kept up his attack on Family Dollar and chief executive Howard Levine on Wednesday, with a terse pronouncement: "The CEO shouldn't be the CEO."

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  12. FBI: Kidnapped SC man rescued after 6 days in NCRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    COLUMBIA, S.C. Federal agents say they have rescued a 23-year-old St. Matthews man in North Carolina six days after he was kidnapped as part of an international plot.

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  13. 10 Charlotte-area WW II vets receive French Legion of HonorRead the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Olin McKee of Rock Hill, S.C. McKee was part of the Allies' invasion of Normandy at Omaha Beach and in campaigns in northern France, the Ardennes, Germany's Rhine and central Europe.

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  14. Charlotte residents howl about coyotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Some describe the coyotes as vicious and responsible for killing cats, dogs and pet rabbits, while others are simply startled by their presence in an urban setting.

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  15. Profits drop at Family Dollar amid takeover attemptRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Family Dollar said Thursday that profits during its most recent fell by a third, news that's unlikely to help the discount retailer fend off an activist investor who wants to see the company sold.

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  16. Jacob Newman, 11, is the best player Porter Ridge 'has ever seen'Read the original story

    Jul 5, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Indian Trail's Jacob Newman, 11, is considered one of the best basketball players in the state by top level basketball coaches in his age group.

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  17. TheSourceon politicsRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    They argue that black voters are more likely to use early voting and same-day registration and were more likely to have cast ballots in the wrong precinct, both practices prohibited under the new law.

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  18. CMS: 40 principals in new jobs, more to comeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    According to a memo sent this week, these schools will have new principals in 2014-15.

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  19. Democratic NC House candidate Bradford pays fine, a day lateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    RALEIGH Democratic Robin Bradford, running her second campaign for the N.C. House, on Tuesday continued dealing with escalating problems from her first campaign.

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  20. New York Rangers invite Matthews native to campRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | The Charlotte Observer

    Moore was invited to participate in the New York Rangers' prospect development camp, which began Monday and runs through Friday in Tarrytown, N.Y. He is the first Charlotte-area player to participate in organized activities with an NHL team, according to Charlotte Checkers vice president of communications Paul Branecky.

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