September 2016 will be long remembered as one of the most challenging months in Charlotte’s history, with barrages of bad news and visceral gut punches following in swift succession.
Against All Odds
Charlotte Shooting Protests
Carolina Panthers left offensive tackle Michael Oher has been ruled out for Sunday’s game against the Atlanta Falcons after Oher reported concussion symptoms on Friday.
Senate Republican Leader Phil Berger Friday ratcheted up a feud with Democrat Jennifer Roberts, challenging the Charlotte mayor to release all videos of last week’s police shooting before a new law takes effect Saturday.
The latest report on Charlotte’s office market strikes an optimistic tone: “Despite distractions, market stays hot.”
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Chief Kerr Putney told the Observer editorial board in April that human nature would nudge one to release only the videos that make the police look good.
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Music & Nightlife
Four-time Grammy-winning jazz musician Esperanza Spalding pairs her classical and jazz roots with funk, rock, hip-hop and folk.
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