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Charlotte could finally land medical school under new Wake Forest, Atrium deal

Charlotte could finally land a medical school under an agreement announced Wednesday between Atrium Health and Wake Forest University. Wake Forest plans to...

As Plaza Midwood construction hits a major setback, what’s next for the $187 million Charlotte streetcar?

Nearly a decade ago, Charlotte mayor Anthony Foxx touted a streetcar as the key to unlocking development in parts of the city that desperately need it. Today,...

The 6-year tether is up: What’s at stake now for Charlotte and the Carolina Panthers

The NFL season is now over, and the Panthers have long since been eliminated. By the time they kickoff again, Charlotte may have more certainty around where...

New parking deck open in South End by the Design Center

A new parking deck is now open in South End near the Design Center. It’s in walking distance of Sycamore Brewing, as well. Perfect if you’re an old...

Windy Hill Orchard ended its pick-your-own apple season early after unruly crowds caused overwhelming damage

Fall staple Windy Hill Orchard and Cider Mill has made the decision to end its pick-your-own apple season. In a statement released on Facebook, the Orchard —...

South End’s Gold District is getting a 21+ game bar with free play arcades

Palmer Street, a 21+ game bar and tap room in South End’s Gold District, is targeting an opening in the next two weeks. The 2,600-square-foot space...

Reports of a dognapper roaming Myers Park appear to be false

Numerous reports on social media that there is a man driving around Myers Park stealing dogs from their yards appear to be false. Widely circulated Facebook...

Charlotte School of Law has been put on probation for admitting unqualified students

The American Bar Association has put Charlotte School of Law on probation, faulting its admissions practices. The association found that Charlotte School of...

Long lines, disorganization at CrabToberFest anger customers. Carolina Food Market issues defensive apology, but no refunds.

Long lines to enter, hour long waits for crab, and a sense of general disorganization and lack of communication left attendees of this...