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Charlotte's Yiasou Greek Festival 2015
The Yiasou Greek Festival is one of Charlotte's largest festivals, and an annual favorite for many locals. Here's a look at the 2015 schedule.
How to Get Discounts on Carowinds Tickets
Looking for discounts on Carowinds tickets? The parks offers plenty of ways to save monry on admission.
Shopping and Dining While You're Visiting the...
A directory of restaurants and stores in Charlotte-Douglas International Airport to try some local flavor and traditional favorites.
Carowinds 2015 Operating Schedule: Daily Hours...
Wondering what time Carowinds opens and closes each day (or if they're open at all)? Check out the 2015 schedule here.
North Carolina Hurricanes
In its position on the Eastern seaboard of the United States, North Carolina sits directly in the path of many hurricanes that form in that Atlantic. Dozens of storms have hit the state, many reaching far inland. The following is a brief history of some of the largest hurricanes to hit North Carolina.
"Pick Your Own" Apple Orchards in North Carolina
Looking for a place in North Carolina to pick your own apples? You're in luck, because there are plenty!
Where to Get the Best After Hours Food in...
Night owls, you're in luck! Charlotte has some great places that serve delicious food late or even 24
Which Cities and Towns Surround Charlotte,...
Here is an overview of the cities and towns near Charlotte in Mecklenburg, Cabarrus, Iredell, Union, Gaston, and York counties.
The Most Romantic Restaurants in Charlotte
A look at some of Charlotte's most romantic restaurants
North Carolina's Historic Drive-In Theaters
While the drive-in movie theater may seem like a relic from days gone by, there are still a few standing around North Carolina.
How did Charlotte, NC Get Its Name? What About...
Take a look at how Charlotte, NC got its name and earned the nickname
How to Quickly Get a Marriage License in North...
Information on how to get a North Carolina marriage license, including fees, applications, restrictions, and other frequently asked questions.
How to Apply for Unemployment Benefits in North...
Looking to apply for unemployment benefits in North Carolina? Here's what you'll need to know.
Pick Your Own Muscadine Grapes in North Carolina
Looking for a place to pick your own Muscadine Grapes in North Carolina? You're in luck, because there are plenty of spots!
What Are the Best Free Things to Do in Charlotte?
Whether you're living in Charlotte or visiting the Queen City, there are many things to do in and around town without busting your budget.
Lost and Found Information for Charlotte-Dougla...
Lose something in the Charlotte airport? Leave something in a plane coming from or going to Charlotte? Here's who to call to track it down.
The Wealthiest People in North Carolina for 2014
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Fourth of July in Charlotte
Find out what's going on to celebrate the 4th of July 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina.
The Best Places to Volunteer Your Time in...
This is just one of the places on our list of the best organizations in Charlotte to donate your time to.
Zoos in Charlotte: Where to See Live Animals in...
While there may not be a zoo in Charlotte, there are still plenty of places around to see live animals, and several zoos within driving distance.
Registering Your Vehicle in North Carolina
Here is a guide to registering your vehicle with the state of North Carolina including fees and required documents.
North Carolina Fireworks Laws
North Carolina does have some fairly strict fireworks laws. Find out all you need to know here, including what's legal and illegal, and how to obtain a permit.
Where Kids Eat Free in Charlotte on Tuesday
Charlotte has plenty of restaurants that offer free (or very cheap) food for kids on Tuesdays. McAlister's Deli, Moe's Southwest Grill, Delancey Street Diner and Quips Cafe are just a few. Check out the complete list of Charlotte restaurants with free food for children on Tuesday.
How to Apply for Food Stamp Benefits (FNS) in...
Everything you need to apply for food stamps in North Carolina, including how much you will get and how soon.
What are the Good Radio Stations in Charlotte,...
A listing of FM radio stations in Charlotte, organized by dial number and by genre. Looking for all the country stations in Charlotte? All the hip hop stations? We've got you covered.
Guide to the Charlotte Airport
One of the busiest airports in the South, the Charlotte airport, Charlotte Douglas International Airport, is just minutes from Charlotte's downtown area. Check airport parking information, CLT flight status, arrivals, departures, terminals, and driving directions before heading to the airport.
Indoor skydiving in North Carolina? Here's...
Looking to try some indoor skydiving in North Carolina? Here's where you can try it out.
Charlotte's 11 Freshest Farmers Markets
Charlotte is home to fantastic farmers markets offering produce and homemade goods from local growers and merchants. Here's where you'll find the best.
Spooky Charlotte: The Queen City's Most...
A history of Charlotte's most haunted sites, from the 1700s to today.
Where to Donate in Charlotte
Here's a guide to donate household items, clothing, furniture and more to help local charities throughout Charlotte, North Carolina.
Charlotte's Festival in the Park 2014
Festival in the Park in one of Charlotte's biggest annual festivals, and attracts over 100,000 people annually. The event highlights Charlotte's vibrant and diverse local arts scene, and gives visitors the chance to browse the works of hundreds of area artists. Area musicians and other performance groups will provide entertainment on seven stages. The best part? It's all free.
Charlotte's Scariest Haunted Houses for 2014
Halloween season is upon us, and there are plenty of options if you're looking for a good scare. The Charlotte are is loaded with haunted houses and trails, haunted (and regular) corn mazes and more. Listed here are some of the best haunted attractions around.
What Fireworks Are Legal and Illegal in South...
South Carolina does have fairly loose fireworks laws. Find out all you need to know here, including what's legal and illegal, and how to obtain a permit.
NASCAR Teams in Charlotte
How can you get up close with your favorite team? Many of them offer shop tours or have museums, and plenty of them also have gift shops.
Helpful Tips for Relocating to Charlotte
Charlotte is one of the fastest growing cities in the country. Here are some helpful tips to getting settled in this growing part of North Carolina.
Guide to Setting up Utilities in Charlotte
Your guide to setting up utility service, including power, gas, sanitation, phone, cable and internet, in Charlotte.
Where Kids Eat Free in Charlotte on Wednesday
Charlotte has plenty of restaurants that offer free (or very cheap) food for kids on Wednesdays. Firehouse Subs, MaMa Fu's, Loco Lime, Bear Rock Cafe and Tryon House Restaurant are just a few. Check out the complete list of Charlotte restaurants with free food for children on Wednesday.
Television Stations in Charlotte
Need to contact your local news station? Maybe you're wondering just how long WBTV or WSOC have been around. We've got contact information and history for all of Charlotte's local television stations, including WBTV (Channel 3), WSOC (Channel 9), WCNC (Channel 36), WCCB (Channel 18), WJZY (Channel 46), WAXN (Channel 64), WTVI (PBS) and News 14 Carolina.
Where Kids Eat Free in Charlotte on Sunday
Charlotte has plenty of restaurants that offer free (or very cheap) food for kids on Sundays. Shane's Rib Shack, T1 Tapas, Providence Road Sundries and WAM Asian Grill are just a few. Check out the complete list of Charlotte restaurants with free food for children on Sunday.
Thrift Stores in Charlotte
From second hand couture items to fix-me-up trinkets, Charlotte offers an array of thrift stores to save you money. Check out the city's best.
Where to Get the Best Pizza in Charlotte
Think you can't find good pizza in Charlotte? Think again! Here's where it is.
North Carolina State Parks Near Charlotte
If you're looking for a break from city life, check out one of the several North Carolina state parks less than two hours from Charlotte.
Public Pools and Water Fun in Charlotte
Looking to cool off in Charlotte? There are free spraygrounds at several parks, a pair of $1 public outdoor pools, the Aquatic Center Uptown, an indoor water park, and even YMCA water parks.
What You Need to Know to Get Your North...
Need assistance driving in Charlotte? Here are all the things you need to know to obtain a North Carolina Driver's License, including testing requirements, fees and required documents.
Where Kids Eat Free in Charlotte on Thursday
Charlotte has plenty of restaurants that offer free (or very cheap) food for kids on Thursdays. Charlotte Cafe, Quips Cafe, and Dilworth Neighborhood Grille are just a few. Check out the complete list of Charlotte restaurants with free food for children on Thursday.
"Pick Your Own" Peach Farms in North Carolina
Looking for a place in North Carolina to pick your own peaches? There aren't many, but you will find a few!
How to Get A North Carolina Fishing License
Looking for information on how to get your fishing license in North Carolina? Here's everything you'll need to know.
October Events in Charlotte
October events and things to do in the Charlotte, North Carolina area including Charlotte Halloween activities, Charlotte pumpkin patches and Charlotte haunted houses.
Charlotte's Zestiest Mexican Food Restaurants
Let's be honest -- North Carolina isn't exactly known for Mexican food. This is barbecue country, and we're proud of it. But that doesn't mean that south of the border fare isn't well represented. Travelers have been known to criticize Charlotte as having boring, bland Mexican dining options, but even the most seasoned taco aficionado would have to give Charlotte credit after taking in a meal from one of these places.
Real Life Locations of Towns in Jan Karon's...
Unfortunately, Mitford, North Carolina exists only in Jan Karon's books. But Mitford and it's neighboring towns were inspired by real life locations.
Getting to Know NoDa
NoDa Charlotte or North Davidson is Charlotte's Historic Arts District and is home to many eclectic art galleries, live music venues and local eateries.
Uptown Charlotte for Free
Visit Uptown Charlotte for free by taking advantage of some of these free Charlotte activities.
The State Butterfly of North Carolina
The state butterfly of North Carolina is one of the most common and most easily recognized species in the Eastern United states - but it has a special connection to North Carolina.
Pumpkin Patches in and Around Charlotte
Fall means a visit to the pumpkin patch for many families, and the Charlotte areas has plenty of options for those looking to choose their own pumpkin.
North Carolina Fun Facts
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Weather History in Charlotte - Weather Records
As with most any city, planning for Charlotte weather can get pretty tricky. The weather is mild most times of the year, with not a lot of change. Winter months will see temperatures in the 30 to 60 degree range, while summer brings 60 to 90 degrees. But, Charlotte has seen its share of extremes, from -5 all the way up to 104.
Uptown Charlotte's Il Grande Disco: What You...
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Charlotte's Best Places to Watch a Game
It doesn't matter what your sport of choice is to follow, Charlotte is sure to have a place for you to go and cheer on your favorite team while sharing a drink (or several) with some friends. Whether you follow the Carolina Panthers, Charlotte Bobcats or Tar Heels basketball you're sure to find a spot with great food and cold beer.
Get Your Green Thumb On: Charlotte's Best...
Whether you've had a green thumb for decades or are just starting out, here's a look at some of Charlotte's best nurseries and garden centers.
Getting to Know SouthPark
Charlotte's SouthPark neighborhood sits about 6 miles south of Uptown and is centered around the SouthPark Mall which opened in 1970 and is the heart and soul of the area's businesses, restaurants and shopping.
Avoid the Hassle of Thanksgiving Cooking!...
If you'd rather enjoy the holiday by having someone else do all the work, here's a listing of Charlotte restaurants open on Thanksgiving Day 2015.
What is Charlotte's Plant Zone?
If you're planting in Charlotte, you'll need to take into account our USDA Plant Hardiness Zone and Sunset Climate Zone. Find out what our are and what exactly that means here.
Fish Species of Lake Norman - What Kind of Fish...
Many different species of fish inhabit Lake Norman. Find out more about the lake's residents here.
Things to Do in Concord
About.com's listing of fun things to do in Concord NC including Great Wolf Lodge, Concord Mills, NASCAR SpeedPark, Lowe's Motor Speedway and the Lego Store.
Community Resources in Charlotte
Charlotte is fortunate to have a wealth of organizations dedicated to improving the lives of area residents. From those that are homeless or unemployed to others living in transitional housing or with family and friends, the agencies listed below help by providing our community with much-needed resources and services
Livermush: What exactly is this North Carolina...
Livermush. The mention of the word brings to mind pretty much one of two things - a versatile meat, served
September Events in Charlotte
September events and things to do in the Charlotte, North Carolina area.
Where to Get Kid's Haircuts in Charlotte
Doolittle's is one of several places for kid's haircuts in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Hurricanes in North Carolina
September is the middle of hurricane season and the Carolinas have historically taken the brunt of many a storms' landfall. While Charlotte is approximately 200 miles northwest of Myrtle Beach, S.C., Charleston, S.C. and Wilmington N.C., the Queen City does sit in the path of many of the storms that make landfall in the coastal communities. Charlotte also serves as an evacuation point for residents in those communities.
Cleveland County Fair 2014
Headed to the Cleveland County Fair in Shelby? Here's everything you'll need to know, including ticket prices, hours, dates, schedules and more!
The Best Brands Born in North Carolina
Looking for brands that got their start in North Carolina? Here are some of the best.
Cooking Classes in Charlotte
Charlotte has quickly become a culinary destination, and local experts are willing to share their knowledge. Here are the best cooking classes in Charlotte.
Pet Boarding and Doggy Day Care Facilities in...
Here's a look at Charlotte's best doggy day care facilities. Whether you're dropping your pet off every day or boarding for a week, here's where to do it.
Where Kids Eat Free in Charlotte on Saturday
Charlotte has plenty of restaurants that offer free (or very cheap) food for kids on Saturday. Texas Land & Cattle Steak House, Amazing Wok, Mama Fu's, Steak 'n Shake and Bear Rock Cafe are just a few. Check out the complete list of Charlotte restaurants with free food for children on Saturday.
Charlotte's Best Southern Food
As one of the largest cities in the New South, Charlotte offers many authentic southern dining options.
Where Kids Eat Free in Charlotte on Monday
Charlotte has plenty of restaurants that offer free (or very cheap) food for kids on Mondays. Quips Cafe, Providence Road Sundries, Mezzanotte Brick Oven Pizzeria and Kabuto Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar are just a few. Check out the complete list of Charlotte restaurants with free food for children on Monday.
Top Five Restaurants in the South End
Charlotte's South End is known for it's eclectic mix of retail, dining and housing. Here are five of the best.
Ready, Set, Chow: Your Guide to Charlotte...
Charlotte Restaurant Week, also known as Queen's Feast, is your chance to sample some of the best food Charlotte has to offer, with special menus and pricing. Over 100 restaurants are participating this year, so it's bigger than ever! Want to know what restaurants near you are participating? Check out the complete list of participants for January 2014.
Getting to Know Dilworth
Charlotte's Historic Dilworth neighborhood sits just a few miles from the heart of Uptown. Dilworth in Charlotte is a mix of young professionals, families, new condos and historic bungalows.
Best Burgers in Charlotte
naming a single burger the best in Charlotte would be like picking the best car or the best wine. It's subject to taste. But if you're craving a burger and don't feel like rolling the dice, here's some of Charlotte's best bets for a tasty burger.
Is Charlotte the Capital of North Carolina? Has...
Likely because of its size and prominence, many people wonder if Charlotte is North Carolina's capital, or if it ever was. Find out here.
Myers Park Walking Tour
Enjoy a walk through the tree-lined streets of Myers Park, one of Charlotte's oldest and most distinguished neighborhoods.
Zip Codes for Charlotte Neighborhoods
Looking for a list of Charlotte, North Carolina zip codes? Here's a list of all 75 different zip codes alphabetized by neighborhood.
2013 Readers' Choice Awards
You voted, and the "Best Pet Boarding or Doggy Day Care Facility in Charlotte" for 2013 is: Puptown Charlotte!
Huzzah! Ticket Information for the Carolina...
The 2014 Carolina Renaissance Festival runs from Oct 4 to Nov 23, 2013, Saturdays and Sundays. Find out everything you'll need to attend here.
The Best Italian Restaurants in Charlotte
A look at some of Charlotte's top restaurants for Italian food
Movie Theaters in Charlotte
Looking for movie theaters in Charlotte? We've got standard theaters, an IMAX dome, a small arthouse, a second-run dollar theater, and even a drive-in.
Huzzah! Special Weekend Information for the...
The 2015 Carolina Renaissance Festival will offer several special weekends. Almost all of these weekends have special costume contests, and some have free children's admission.
Hotels Near Charlotte Douglas International...
Looking for a hotel near Charlotte Douglas International Airport? Whether you're staying for a trip, trying to make travel easier, or just need a place to rest because you missed a flight, here are the best hotels - in a variety of price ranges.
Getting to Know Huntersville and Cornelius
Huntersville, N.C., and Cornelius, N.C. are two towns north of Charlotte that border Lake Norman's eastern shoreline.
Charlotte's Real Estate Area Map
All classified listings and real estate listing websites for Charlotte have the market broken down by areas. But, if you haven't lived here your whole life, are new to the area, or looking from afar, it's not necessarily easy to determine the boundaries of these areas. Here is a map and boundary information that will help with your Charlotte house-hunting adventure.
Charlotte's Southern Christmas Show: What You...
The 2015 Southern Christmas Show, one of the most popular holiday show in the nation, will signal the start of the Christmas season for most Charlotte residents.
Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebrations in...
Martin Luther King Jr. Day is Jan. 21, 2013. There are plenty of ways to honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin around Charlotte, from a parade to prayer services to community projects.
Getting to Know Fourth Ward
Historic Fourth Ward sits in the heart of Uptown and features a mix of young professionals, families, new condos and historic Victorian homes.
Monthly Calendar of Festivals in Charlotte
From Queen's Feast (Charlotte Restaurant Week) in January to Christmas festivals in December, the Charlotte festival calendar is packed with diverse celebrations. Check out a month by month breakdown of Charlotte festivals.
"Pick Your Own" Blueberry Farms in North Carolina
Looking for a place to pick your own blueberries in North Carolina? You're in luck, because there are plenty of spots!
Maps of Charlotte
Here are some Charlotte area maps, including Uptown maps, Charlotte neighborhood maps and Charlotte transportation maps, that will help you navigate the confusing Queen-City streets.
Taste of Charlotte Festival: What You Need to...
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Liberty Walk
Most local residents know that Charlotte gained the "hornet's nest" nickname during the American Revolution,
The State Fish of North Carolina
Two species of fish have been chosen to represent the state of North Carolina, one adopted in 1971, the other in 2005. One is the only freshwater fish native to North Carolina, while the other could actually be illegal to sell.
Fish Species of Lake Lure
Wondering what kind of fish can be found in Lake Lure? A number of species call the lake home. Find out more about them here.
Charlotte Restaurants on Diners, Drive-Ins and...
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Schools in the Central Intercollegiate Athletic...
Wondering what schools make up the CIAA conference? Find out each school's location, enrollment, foundation date and mascot here.
Halloween in Charlotte
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Finding a Job in Charlotte
If you're not sure where to begin finding a job in Charlotte, let me point out some of Charlotte's largest companies, its Fortune 500 companies and some great places to look to begin your Charlotte job search in earnest.
Elected Official Contact Information
Need to contact your Charlotte or North Carolina elected officials? Contact information for local and state officials is listed below. When available, a local as well as a state and federal level contact number is listed.
Getting to Know Ballantyne
Ballantyne Hotel and Lodge sits in the heart of South Charlotte's new and continually improving Ballantyne neighborhood.
Lake Norman: North Carolina's Largest Man-Made...
Here's everything you'll need to know to visit Lake Norman, including boat access points, lake rules, a fishing guide and more.
Where Kids Eat Free in Charlotte on Friday
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Charlotte's Underwater Adventure: Sea Life...
Charlotte doesn't officially aquarium, but the Sea Life Aquarium is the next best thing. With thousands of animals, it's a dazzling underwater world.
Lazy 5 Ranch
Everything you'll need to know to visit Lazy 5 Ranch, just outside of Charlotte.
2013 Fall Festivals and Halloween Events
Fall is upon us, and that means hayrides, pumpkin painting, costume contest and trick-or-treating. Here;s the list of events for the Fall/Halloween 2013 season in Charlotte. This list will constantly be updated, so check back often to see new events.
Huzzah! Information for the Carolina Renaissanc...
The Carolina Renaissance Festival is a mixture of an amusement park, shows, comedy, music, feats of daring, street performers, shopping, and indulging. You'll find all everything you need here, including information on discount tickets, address and directions, special weekends, student days, creating or renting a costume and more.
Christmastown, USA: North Carolina City Hosts...
Here's everything you'll need to know to visit Christmas Town, USA. Each year, the small town of less than 700 residents comes alive each winter with a fantastic light display that draws in over 600,000 visitors annually. Located about 15 miles west of Charlotte, a visit to the tiny town is a holiday tradition for most locals, and has been for over 50 years.
A Guide to Charlotte Restaurants
A guide to Charlotte restaurants, including a look at the variety of Charlotte restaurants and reviews of Charlotte restaurants.
GED Prep Classes in Charlotte
There are several organizations in and around Charlotte that help educate people looking to earn their GED. Here's where to find GED prep classes in Charlotte.
Charlotte's Best Hot Dog
Looking for Charlotte's best hot dog? We've scoured the city and found the best Charlotte has to offer. Check out our list of the very best hot dogs in Charlotte.
Charlotte Restaurant Inspection Scores - The...
Wondering how the restaurants near you scored in their most recent inspection? Each week, we'll have restaurant inspection scores from the previous week for the city of Charlotte. At the bottom of the page, you'll find links to previous week's scores.
The Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence or...
The Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence is a controversial document. If authentic, the document signed in Charlotte is the first declaration of independence in the U.S. - predating the country's official declaration by a year.
The Wealthiest People in North Carolina in 2013
Take a look at some of the richest people in North Carolina. Did you know NC has three billionaires?
Charlotte's Festival of India: What You Need to...
The Festival of India has been a yearly event in Charlotte for almost two decades now. Celebrate all things India with music, food, dancing, culture, arts and more.
McAdenville, NC (ChristmasTown, USA) Photo...
A Christmas tradition for many years, the town of McAdenville, NC has come to be known as "ChristmasTown,
Yaisou! Charlotte's Best Greek Restaurants
Got a craving for souvlaki or falafel? Here are the best places to satisfy your Greek cravings in Charlotte.
Where to Get in Touch With Nature in Charlotte
A look at some of the best botanical gardens in and around Charlotte.
Charlotte's Best Chinese Restaurants
Looking for Charlotte’s best Dim Sun? Several restaurants in town have excellent Chinese offerings. Here are the best.
Downtown Matthews Photo Gallery
The downtown Matthews area is a charming, family friendly area in the heart of Matthews and just minutes from Charlotte.
Who Was Queen Charlotte?
Just who was Queen Charlotte, and why is the city of Charlotte, NC named after her?
"Pick Your Own" Blackberry Farms in North...
Looking for places in North Carolina to pick your own blackberries? You're in luck, because there are plenty!
The State Tree of North Carolina
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Skiing in North Carolina
Charlotte is very close to the best skiing in North Carolina. Find out more about these resorts and how far they are from the Queen City.
Where to Get Charlotte's Best Chocolate
Where to find the best chocolate in Charlotte, NC.
Where to Get Flu Shots in Charlotte
Find out where to get flu shots in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Buying a House in Charlotte
Many people moving to the Charlotte area are coming from larger markets like New York City, Boston, Los Angeles or San Francisco and the amount of house and land you can get compared to the aforementioned cities is quite impressive. Charlotte's booming population growth has kept the real estate market ahead of the national curve and while there's been some recent slowing, it's not stopped or reversed. Here is a guide to what you need to know to buy a home in the Charlotte area.
Events at Charlotte's Upcoming Speed Street...
The Speed Street 600 Festival takes place in Uptown Charlotte for three days prior to NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600. 2015 will be the 21st edition of the festival, and it gets bigger each year. For this one weekend, Charlotte's buttoned-up downtown area become one of the Southeast's biggest festivals, featuring music, food, activities, interactive exhibits, appearances by NASCAR drivers and other celebrities, and of course, cars.
Uptown Festival Brings Some of "World's Best...
The Uptown Charlotte Jazz Festival returns in 2013 for its 4th year. Here's everything you'll need to know about this year's event.
SouthPark Mall
Address, hours, store listing, hours and more for Charlotte's SouthPark mall.
Charlotte's Best Mexican Restaurants
Charlotte's Best Mexican Restaurants
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools: Academic Calendar
If you're planning holiday travel, vacation time or just want to be in the know, here is the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools 2013-14 Academic Calendar complete with all the important dates to make your planning family vacations and arranging childcare easier.
The Best Indian Restaurants in Charlotte
Looking for the best Indian restaurants in Charlotte? From casual to upscale, take a look at some of the best.
Central Carolina Fair 2013
Headed to the Central Carolina Fair in Greensboro? Here's everything you'll need to know, including ticket prices, hours, dates, schedules and more!
"Pick Your Own" Strawberry Farms in North...
There's nothing like a fresh batch of strawberry jam, a salad covered in strawberries, or any number
Charlotte Events in November
When searching for Charlotte events in November, there is no shortage with many Charlotte fall activities, Charlotte Bobcats games, Charlotte Checkers games, Carolina Panthers games, Charlotte Symphony performances and more.
Getting to Know the Arboretum Area
Charlotte's Arboretum area is named after a huge outdoor shopping center anchored by Charlotte's first Wal-Mart and one of the largest Harris Teeter grocery stores in the area. The Arboretum Charlotte area also gets its name from the vast amount of trees in the area.
Hotels Near Charlotte Motor Speedway and zMax...
Looking for a place to stay near Charlotte Motor Speedway and zMax Dragway? Maybe you're headed to Concord Mills Mall? Here's a list of the closest hotels to the track - one of which is within walking distance.
Lake Wylie Visitor's Guide
Visiting Lake Wylie? Here's everything you'll need to know, including regulations, access points, a fishing guide and even a little history.
Getting to Know Concord, N.C.
Concord NC, is northeast of Charlotte and home to Lowe's Motor Speedway, Concord Mills Mall and the new Great Wolf Lodge. With a population of just over 70,000, Concord is the largest city in Cabarrus County.
Charlotte Holiday Mall Hours - 2013 Thanksgivin...
Charlotte's mall holiday hours begin the day after Thanksgiving and run through the new year, as each mall offers extended hours for shopping and dining. Here's how the 2013 Christmas shopping season shapes up.
AM Radio Stations in Charlotte
A listing of AM radio stations in Charlotte, organized by dial number and by genre. Looking for all the country stations in Charlotte? All the gospel or sports stations? Find what you're looking for here.
Historic Latta Arcade
The historic Latta Arcade building in Uptown Charlotte was built in 1914 and remains active today housing restaurants, shops and offices. Page 5.
2014 CIAA Basketball Tournament Scheule
Looking for a schedule of games for the 2014 CIAA basketball tournament? Here's how each day looks.

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