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SUV crash slows traffic in Elizabeth

SUV crash slows traffic in ElizabethWitnesses say the driver of a Hyundai was speeding on Caswell in the Elizabeth neighborhood Monday morning, when it hit an SUV, causing it to flip over.
  • Traffic
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Police arrest accused Plaza Midwood gunpoint robber

Police arrest accused Plaza Midwood gunpoint robberA fast-acting victim and an off-duty officer led to the arrest of a man accused in a gunpoint robbery in Charlotte's Plaza Midwood neighborhood.
  • Local
  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Free swim lessons for kids in uptown Charlotte

Free swim lessons for kids in uptown CharlotteMecklenburg County Parks and Recreation will offer free swim lessons for kids ages 3 through 12 in May.
  • Local
  • 8 months ago
Local

4 hospitalized in rollover crash on The Plaza

4 hospitalized in rollover crash on The PlazaOne person with life threatening injuries, along with three others, were transported to the hospital Wednesday afternoon following a serious crash on The Plaza.
  • Local
  • 8 months, 2 weeks ago
Local

Plaza Midwood receives $25K grant from city

Plaza Midwood receives $25K grant from cityCharlotte's Plaza Midwood neighborhood was awarded a $25,000 grant by the city.
  • Local
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Loco Lime shuts doors for good

Loco Lime shuts doors for goodThe dining-out options in Charlotte's Belmont neighborhood just got a bit slimmer; the Mexican-inspired grill, Loco Lime, has announced they're closing their doors.
  • Local
  • 11 months ago
Local

Flames rip through Plaza Midwood business

Flames rip through Plaza Midwood businessA Charlotte business was destroyed by fire late Friday night.
  • Local
  • 12 months ago
Local

The Penguin, legendary drive-in, files for bankruptcy

The Penguin, legendary drive-in, files for bankruptcyIn the end, fried pickles may not have been enough to save it.
  • Local
  • 1 year, 1 month ago
Business

Restaurant Report: Good & bad scores in Plaza Midwood

Restaurant Report: Good & bad scores in Plaza MidwoodMecklenburg County Health Inspections for week of October 9 through 15. Date of inspection indicated.
  • Business
  • 1 year, 2 months ago
Local

Plaza Midwood: Pedestrian struck, killed

Plaza Midwood: Pedestrian struck, killedAuthorities believe a pedestrian who was struck and killed early Sunday morning in Plaza Midwood may have been consuming alcohol.
  • Local
  • 1 year, 2 months ago
Local

Plaza Midwood: 3 Amigos robbed at gunpoint

Plaza Midwood: 3 Amigos robbed at gunpointTwo women were hurt during an armed robbery on Central Avenue Sunday morning.
  • Local
  • 1 year, 3 months ago
Crime

Second man arrested following high speed chase

Second man arrested following high speed chasePolice say Carlton Wilson, 27, ran from the SUV he was driving after a Friday chase, which started in Gastonia and ended when the vehicle crashed into a pole in Plaza Midwood area of Charlotte.
  • Crime
  • 1 year, 3 months ago
Plaza Midwood

Plaza Midwood: Family escapes house fire

Plaza Midwood: Family escapes house fireInvestigators are looking into the cause. They say it appears to have started in the attic, which was under renovation.
  • Plaza Midwood
  • 1 year, 5 months ago
Local

Elizabeth: Homeland films at local park; extras needed

Elizabeth: Homeland films at local park; extras neededThe cast and crew of Homeland have set up shop in Charlotte's Elizabeth neighborhood.
  • Local
  • 11 months ago
Local

Noticeable changes at Charlotte bar amid dispute

Noticeable changes at Charlotte bar amid disputeThere are some visible changes outside of a popular bar in Plaza Midwood that’s made headlines for a dispute with a landowner.
  • Local
  • 1 year ago
Local

Officials seek man wanted on child sex charge

Officials seek man wanted on child sex chargeAuthorities in York County are asking for your help in locating a man wanted for criminal sexual assault of a minor who's believed to be in the Charlotte area.
  • Local
  • 1 year, 1 month ago
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Plaza Midwood pet tests positive for rabies

Plaza Midwood pet tests positive for rabiesMecklenburg County has confirmed this year’s first case of rabies in a house pet after animal control officials had to euthanize a 6-week-old kitten earlier this week.
  • Local
  • 1 year, 7 months ago
Local

'Yoga Rave' fundraiser hopes to send instructors to Africa

'Yoga Rave' fundraiser hopes to send instructors to AfricaEver heard of a yoga rave? Well there was one in Plaza Midwood on Saturday.
  • Local
  • 1 year, 10 months ago
Local

2 dogs killed in Plaza Midwood fire

2 dogs killed in Plaza Midwood fireTwo dogs were killed in a house fire in the Plaza Midwood neighborhood late Thursday morning.
  • Local
  • 2 years ago
Crime

2 men break in to neighbor's home in Elizabeth, police say

2 men break in to neighbor's home in Elizabeth, police sayTwo men broke into their next door neighbor’s home in the Elizabeth neighborhood near uptown Charlotte and stole several items, including a toolbox, according to a Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department report.
  • Crime
  • 1 year, 1 month ago
Crime

Assault reported at popular Plaza Midwood bar

Assault reported at popular Plaza Midwood barOne person was hurt during a bar fight in Plaza Midwood early Wednesday morning, according to a Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department report.
  • Crime
  • 2 years, 5 months ago
Plaza Midwood

Popular Charlotte eatery to be featured on Travel Channel

Popular Charlotte eatery to be featured on Travel ChannelOne of Charlotte’s most recognizable food stops will be featured on national television Wednesday.
  • Plaza Midwood
  • 1 year, 1 month ago
Business

Renting extra space: Local homeowners cashing in on hotel alternative

Renting extra space: Local homeowners cashing in on hotel alternativeWhat started with air mattresses on the floor has expanded into a business that local homeowners are using to rent their extra space.
  • Business
  • 2 years, 8 months ago
Local

Local parents start unique babysitting service

Local parents start unique babysitting serviceMany have heard the saying necessity is the mother of all invention, so when two local moms needed babysitters, they set out to do something about it.
  • Local
  • 2 years, 9 months ago
Local

Coyote kills dog in Commonwealth neighborhood

Coyote kills dog in Commonwealth neighborhoodA coyote attacked and killed a dog in a neighborhood near Uptown early Wednesday morning, leaving residents there nervous.
  • Local
  • 2 years, 11 months ago
Plaza Midwood

One mile from uptown, coyotes spotted in Plaza Midwood

One mile from uptown, coyotes spotted in Plaza MidwoodNeighbors in Plaza Midwood say they're the latest Charlotte community to see an influx of coyotes. Only about a mile outside of uptown Charlotte, Plaza Midwood is the most urban area to report coyotes recently.
  • Plaza Midwood
  • 2 years, 11 months ago
Local

Participators for Charlotte Restaurant Week named

Participators for Charlotte Restaurant Week namedThe semi-annual Charlotte Restaurant Week will be held again next month, and the Queens Feast website is now up and running.
  • Local
  • 2 years, 12 months ago