The ordinance up for a Monday night vote by Charlotte City Council would amend sections of the city code to extend nondiscrimination language to five new characteristics: familial status, marriage status, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression.
Charlotte Hornets coach Steve Clifford plans to put point guards Mo Williams and Kemba Walker on the floor together once Walker recovers from knee surgery. Williams has averaged 23.4 points and seven rebounds in five games with Charlotte.
In the emotional moments just after Marvin Ridge was beaten 6-0 by Cardinal Gibbons in the 3A state tennis championships last May, George Lovitt and his teammates weren’t focused on their loss. They were looking ahead to this season.
Alert to readers: This blog contains an obscenity I never speak in public, especially when kids might hear. It’s used four times in this trailer for “Get Hard,” which ran with the green-band designation “appropriate for all audiences” before a movie I saw recently. Ready?
Chef Sylvain Rivet has sold the French bakery’s pastries, breads and desserts in farmers markets across North Carolina including in Davidson, Cornelius, Gastonia and Charlotte, since moving from California three years ago.