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Belk Selects 4 Young Women As Southern Designer Showcase Winners
BelkShowcaseWinners2016-820pxBelk has selected four winners of its 2016 Southern Designer Showcase, an annual competition dedicated to finding new talent who will contribute to Modern. Southern. Style. Selected from a group of 18 finalists, the winners were announced during an event at Belk’s corporate headquarters following the finalist presentations to showcase their work. The following winners […]

Concord Mills Reveals Top Four Accessory Trends For Spring 
ConcordMills-Metallic-trendsWarmer weather is here stay, which means it’s time to wave goodbye to winter wear and reimagine those wardrobes for spring! To help savvy shoppers update their season staples with the latest looks from runway shows to celebrity icons, style experts from Concord Mills have released four accessory must-haves to take any outfit to the […]

Charlotte Area Home Sales Up 3.1% In April
belmont-charlotte-houseThe Charlotte Regional Realtor® Association reports that CarolinaMLS April home sales rose 3.1 percent, with 3,613 properties sold in April 2016 compared to 3,503 properties sold in April 2015.  Sales are up 11 percent compared to March 2016. The average sales price ($251,284) increased 5.9 percent compared to the average sales price in April 2015 ($237,222).  The […]

Instacart Launches One-Hour Grocery Delivery Service in Charlotte, N.C.
instacart-logoInstacart (, the fast-growing retail delivery service whose personal shoppers hand pick and deliver items from trusted local stores, announced today its first expansion into North Carolina.  As of today, Charlotte, N.C.  residents can order from Whole Foods Market, Food Lion, Harris Teeter Supermarket, Costco, BJ’s Wholesale Club and Publix, and have their groceries delivered […]

CVS Selects Charlotte For New CVS Express Curbside Pickup
CVS-Express-exteriorCVS Health (NYSE: CVS) has announced the launch of CVS Express in Charlotte, one of the first cities in the nation to have this new service. As part of its commitment to bring digital innovation to its customers, CVS Pharmacy has introduced CVS Express, a curbside pickup service available to shoppers through the CVS Pharmacy App. […]

Knight Cities Challenge Awards $5 Million for Ideas to Make Charlotte More Su...
knight-citiesThe John S. and James L. Knight Foundation today announced that 37 innovative projects will share $5 million as winners of the Knight Cities Challenge. Each of the ideas centers on helping cities attract and keep talented people, expand economic opportunities and create a culture of civic engagement. The challenge attracted more than 4,500 ideas […]

Charlotte Premium Outlets to Debut Inaugural ‘Movies Under the Stars’ Event M...
CharlottePremiumOutletsFREE family fun at Steele Creek’s newest upscale Premium Outlet center Warm weather is here to stay, which means FREE outdoor family entertainment is set to sound off and shine on the big screen at Charlotte Premium Outlets! On Saturday, May 14, guests can celebrate the start of summer with a feature film and family-friendly […]

Concord Mills Unveils Plans for Major Interior Transformation
ConcordMills-NewDesignSimon (NYSE:SPG), a global leader in retail real estate, announced April 6 that it will implement a dramatic interior makeover to Concord Mills, North Carolina’s largest family destination for value retail shopping, dining and entertainment. Home to more than 200 stores, Concord Mills has a reputation for providing an idyllic mix of sought-after brands, in addition […]

Fire Chief and City Manager Issue Statements Regarding Release of Confidentia...
charlotte-fire-department-logoPlease see the below statements from Fire Chief Jon Hannan and City Manager Ron Carlee.    Statement from Fire Chief Jon Hannan I am very proud to have had the opportunity to serve the City of Charlotte and Charlotte Fire Department for the past 37 years, and humbled by being permitted to serve as the […]

Some 600 Realtor® Volunteers Serve Area In Realtors® Care Day
RealtorsCareDaySome 600 Realtors® – armed with muscle power and enthusiasm – will be out in force across Mecklenburg and Iredell counties on Friday, April 22 in a multi-pronged volunteer effort to help individual homeowners with critical exterior repairs, lead the initial phase of a neighborhood rehab blitz, refurbish a community garden, and provide much-needed repairs […]

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Police looking for 2nd suspect impersonating Charlotte firefighter
The Iredell County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to a suspicious person acting as a Charlotte firefighter last Frid...

Card skimmers found at Charlotte gas stations after sweep
The State Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services says it found three skimming devices in NC and some were fo...

4-year-old girl shot during drive-by shooting in Shelby
A four-year-old girl, Ariana Odoms, was shot in a drive-by shooting in Shelby Monday night.

Shelby police told Fox 4...

Large snake found in Lake Norman
One of the largest water snakes an expert has ever heard of was found in Lake Norman over the weekend.A FOX 46 Charlo...

Family, friends hold vigil for man missing since April
Andy Sigmon is 23-years-old and hasn't been heard from since early April.He grew up working at Little Pigs BBQ. That'...

CMPD: Person shot in the foot taken to nearby hospital
One person has been transported to CMC Steele Creek after police said they were shot in the foot. The incident happen...

Man killed in east Charlotte crash identified
One person has been killed following a two-vehicle crash in Charlotte Monday evening. CMPD said the accident happened...

VIDEO: Student put in chokehold, passes out at East Rowan High School
A fight broke out between two students at East Rowan High School stemming from cyber bullying where a 16-year-old was...

HB2 item removed from Charlotte City Council's agenda
The HB2 item on the Charlotte City Council agenda for Monday, May 23 has been removed from the agenda. Officials said...

Abused toy poodle "Ella" on the road to recovery
An adorable Chocolate Toy Poodle is recovering after blatant abuse and neglect by her previous owner, according to th...

"Twisted Sister" charged with drug trafficking
The Rowan County Sheriff's Office arrested Jamie Tryee Kirk "Twisted Sister" on drug charges.

Kirk, 44, was arrested...

Brothers save man from burning Gastonia home
A Gastonia man barely made it out alive from a house fire Monday morning. He was listed in critical condition but FOX...

Officer acquitted on all charges in Freddie Gray case
BALTIMORE (AP) -- A Baltimore officer was acquitted Monday of assault and other charges in the arrest of Freddie Gray...

Charlotte Fire shares special moment with boy fighting leukemia
The First Battalion (The 1 House) of the Charlotte Fire Department received a heartfelt letter from the aunt of 4-yea...

CMPD investigate shooting in west Charlotte home break-in
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police are investigating a shooting that happened in west Charlotte.

Officers responded to the...

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Meck Co. suffers estimated $285 million in economic impact as result of HB2
The numbers were released Tuesday, after the Charlotte Council voted 7-4 against a motion to discuss the topic in a m...

Obama pushes for better rights in Vietnam after arms deal
President Barack Obama on Tuesday pressed Vietnam to allow greater freedoms for its citizens, arguing that better hum...

House panel hearing lawmaker who wants IRS chief impeached
A leading House Republican is telling Congress that IRS chief John Koskinen should be impeached because he's misled c...

US attorney general visits NC weeks after filing federal complaint over HB2
Lynch is in Fayetteville as part of a national tour recognizing community policing.

Charlotte Council removes HB2 discussion from agenda, releases economic impact
Hours before members of the Charlotte City Council would revisit the non-discrimination ordinance, it's supporters st...

Forensic expert: EgyptAir human remains suggest explosion
Human remains retrieved from the crash site of EgyptAir Flight 804 have burn marks and are very small in size, sugges...

Gaston County woman's DWI charge marks third arrest in eight days
Angela Hannon Hendricks, 38 of Mount Holly, was arrested for DWI last Tuesday, and again for DWI on Monday.

Mother lets son drive golf cart at resort, gets jailed for child abuse
It was dusk, no traffic on the path and his father would sit next to him. A two-block, 30-second ride. She said sure....

Man wanted for multiple crimes in Charlotte area
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say 19-year-old Devonaire Diamond McAdams is wanted.

San Francisco 49ers call for repeal of HB2, announce 'gift' to Equality NC
The team's CEO, Jed York, made the announcement along with a "gift" of $75,000 to the Equality North Carolina Foundat...

Rowan Emergency Services recognized for life saving efforts
 Rowan County Emergency Services – EMS Division has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS ...

Man killed in east Charlotte crash identified
The crash happened just after 7 p.m. on Gainesborough Road, which is off of Shamrock Road.