The affordable housing challenge in Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) – The affordable housing crisis is not new in Charlotte, but community outcry after the September shooting death of Keith Lamont Scott by a police officer accelerated the effort to spread opportunity across the Queen City. In October, City Council members pledged to build 5,000 affordable housing units in three years as […]

Massive power outage impacts south Charlotte, Ballantyne

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Thousands of Duke Energy customers briefly lost power in south Charlotte due to a widespread outage in the area Tuesday. According to Duke Energy’s outage map, over 18,000 customers in Ballantyne and south Charlotte were without electricity for around an hour around noon. Power was restored just after 12:30 p.m. Duke Energy […]

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Mary BALLANTYNE Osborne Park, Western Australia BALLANTYNE: The Funeral Mass for the late Mrs Mary Bernadette Ballantyne will be celebrated in Our Lady of the Most Blessed Sacrament Church, 175 Corfield St, GOSNELLS commencing at 9.30am on WEDNESDAY (11.11.2015). At the conclusion of… Mary Frances Ballantyne San Francisco, CA Mary F. Ballantyne Mother, Sister, Daughter, […]

FCP Acquires 574-Unit Apartment Community In Charlotte, NC

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Charlotte without the Panthers, Hornets or NCAA events? Real estate panel weighs worst-case HB2 scenarios | Charlotte Observer

State politics were the main course at a real estate forecast luncheon Thursday, as longtime real estate developers said they’re still concerned about the effects of House Bill 2, North Carolina’s controversial bill limiting local nondiscrimination protections for LGBT individuals. “I hope I’m wrong, but it could be Charlotte without the NFL, without the NBA, […]

Organic grocer Sprouts opens in Ballantyne

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The grocery store wars continue to heat up in the Carolinas. Grocery store chains like Harris Teeter, Publix and Trader Joe’s are about to meet their newest challenger: Sprouts. The Phoenix-based grocery store chain celebrated its opening Wednesday in Ballantyne. Transplants from the west coast rushed in to fill their carts to […]

Some Charlotte salons barely making the inspection grade

There are tight regulations in place to keep nail and hair salons clean across North Carolina. However, NBC Charlotte found out some businesses are barely making the grade. The NC Board of Cosmetic Art Examiners said there are 2,000 salons in Mecklenburg County that must be inspected annually. We pulled the reports for 2017 for […]