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Uptown - First Ward - Fourth Ward

As more people move uptown, more dog poop fills parks

As more people move uptown, more dog poop fills parksBag dispensers are posted all over the park, and the bags are free, which neighbors say makes it all the more puzzling.
  • Uptown - First Ward - Fourth Ward
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Uptown - First Ward - Fourth Ward

CMPD officers shoot, tase attacking pit bulls in uptown

CMPD officers shoot, tase attacking pit bulls in uptownA Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police officer shot and killed a dog in uptown Tuesday afternoon.
  • Uptown - First Ward - Fourth Ward
  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Crime

Uptown bank robbed Monday morning

Uptown bank robbed Monday morningPolice are investigating a bank robbery that occurred Monday morning in uptown.
  • Crime
  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Fans pack bars for panthers victory

Fans pack bars for panthers victoryA big win for the Panthers means big business for breweries and bars like All American Pub. Fans say the 27-16 victory over the Arizona Cardinals was long overdue.
  • Local
  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Uptown - First Ward - Fourth Ward

Two new apartment towers coming to uptown

Two new apartment towers coming to uptownCharlotte's skyline is about to change again.
  • Uptown - First Ward - Fourth Ward
  • 4 months ago
Traffic

Gold Line street car on schedule despite repairs

Gold Line street car on schedule despite repairsAs construction progresses on the Gold Line Street Car, Senior Project Manager Tonia Wimberly knows getting it all right on the first try isn't easy.
  • Traffic
  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Uptown - First Ward - Fourth Ward

Street festivals coming to an end in uptown

Street festivals coming to an end in uptownFirst it was the fireworks, now it is First Night. The days of those street festivals that close off traffic all over uptown are coming to an end.
  • Uptown - First Ward - Fourth Ward
  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Business

Work begins on new tower in uptown Charlotte

Work begins on new tower in uptown CharlotteGovernor Pat McCrory was in Charlotte Monday for the start of uptown's first new tower since the economic crisis in 2008.
  • Business
  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Traffic

Newton's crash from each driver's view

Newton's crash from each driver's viewWe've been looking through the numbers of crashes at the intersection of Hill Street and South Church to get a better understanding of just how dangerous this spot has been.
  • Traffic
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Traffic

Intersection where Cam crashed is 4th worst in Charlotte

Intersection where Cam crashed is 4th worst in CharlotteThe intersection of S. Church Street and Hill Street, where Panthers quarterback Cam Newton was hurt Tuesday in a wreck, had the fourth highest crash rate in Charlotte, according to data from the Charlotte Department of Transportation.
  • Traffic
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Business

Old Uptown atrium could be The Square's next big thing

Old Uptown atrium could be The Square's next big thingIf a real estate deal goes down in Uptown, it could bring a lot more to one corner of Trade and Tryon.
  • Business
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Uptown - First Ward - Fourth Ward

CFD responds to 3-alarm bakery fire uptown

CFD responds to 3-alarm bakery fire uptownFire crews are investigating the cause of a three-alarm fire on Graham Street in uptown.
  • Uptown - First Ward - Fourth Ward
  • 7 months, 1 week ago
Uptown - First Ward - Fourth Ward

Charlotte breaks ground on another city park

Charlotte breaks ground on another city parkThe new park is believed to be a first when it comes to how it is funded.
  • Uptown - First Ward - Fourth Ward
  • 7 months, 1 week ago
Local

Fire alarm prompts Convention Center evacuation

Fire alarm prompts Convention Center evacuationThe fire alarm was activated at the Charlotte Convention Center in uptown Monday morning, prompting an evacuation.
  • Local
  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
Uptown - First Ward - Fourth Ward

8th Street in uptown to close for 6 months

8th Street in uptown to close for 6 monthsConstruction on the Lynx Blue Line Extension will may leave a few motorists searching for a new route through uptown.
  • Uptown - First Ward - Fourth Ward
  • 7 months, 3 weeks ago
NCAA

CIAA Tournament will stay in Charlotte 6 more years

CIAA Tournament will stay in Charlotte 6 more yearsCharlotte city officials were all smiles as they inked a new contract that will keep the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association's annual tournament in Charlotte for six more years.
  • NCAA
  • 7 months, 3 weeks ago
Knights

Knights crush attendance records

Knights crush attendance recordsThe Charlotte Knights lead all minor league teams in attendance for the 2014 season.
  • Knights
  • 7 months, 4 weeks ago
Traffic

Street car construction frustrates uptown businesses

Street car construction frustrates uptown businessesArea businesses experiencing traffic woes due to the construction of the street car are now pleading with the city for some relief.
  • Traffic
  • 8 months ago
Crime

CFD determines uptown church fire is arson

CFD determines uptown church fire is arsonThe Charlotte Fire Department has determined a fire at a church in uptown early Tuesday morning was set intentionally.
  • Crime
  • 8 months ago
Local

Communities across Charlotte region mark National Night Out

Communities across Charlotte region mark National Night OutCommunities across Charlotte region mark National Night Out
  • Local
  • 8 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

2 hospitalized after car crashes into body shop

2 hospitalized after car crashes into body shopTwo people were taken to the hospital Sunday afternoon after a car lost control and smashed into a Charlotte business.
  • Local
  • 9 months ago
Local

Change in uptown fireworks venue means changes for CMPD

Change in uptown fireworks venue means changes for CMPDHurricane Arthur won't have any impact on fireworks here, but a change in venue might. This year, the uptown fireworks display is moving from Memorial Stadium to BB&T Ballpark.
  • Local
  • 9 months, 4 weeks ago
Local

Fireworks will light Uptown sky on the 4th of July

Fireworks will light Uptown sky on the 4th of JulyThousands are expected to fill the area for the event. WBT Operations Manager Matt Dubois says the party begins long before baseball or fireworks.
  • Local
  • 10 months, 1 week 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
  • 1 year ago
Local

Alive After Five kicks off in uptown Charlotte

Alive After Five kicks off in uptown CharlotteThere will be live music and food every week.
  • Local
  • 1 year ago
Local

BB&T Ballpark gives uptown surprise fireworks show

BB&T Ballpark gives uptown surprise fireworks showBut the sights and sounds of fireworks, you may not expect in the middle of the week. No, it wasn’t to usher in spring and it wasn’t for March Madness either.
  • Local
  • 1 year, 1 month ago
Business

Charlotte Observer moves from downtown presses

Charlotte Observer moves from downtown pressesThe last newspaper has rolled off The Charlotte Observer's presses at the paper's downtown Charlotte officers.
  • Business
  • 1 year, 2 months ago