Common Grounds Farm Stand is celebrating its sixth season this summer, selling local produce and homemade food with proceeds benefiting Charlotte’s Urban Ministry Center. The volunteer-run stand operates Thursdays, from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., during the summer, and is located on the front porch of the Thies Mortgage Building at 119 Huntley Place. It has raised more than $25,000 for the Urban Ministry Center since opening.

Bigger, faster, louder: That’s what most of the renovations at Bank of America Stadium add up to. Here’s a look at what’s different since the last time the Carolina Panthers played in Charlotte.

A man accused of running a Ponzi scheme that bilked about 25 Charlotte investors out of more than $2.5 million has pleaded guilty to securities fraud, U.S. Attorney Anne Tompkins announced Thursday.

Airlines are squeezing their passengers into planes that are more and more full, helping boost profits at the expense of an endangered species – the empty middle seat.

“Complete Carolina,” will provide financial and advising support to former athletes to help them finish their UNC-Chapel Hill degrees.

The storms are expected to move into the Charlotte region later this afternoon.

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Sunday, musician and activist Michael Franti brings the first-ever Soulshine Tour to Charlotte.

Zach Braff’s “Wish I Was Here” is a sweet and jokey feature film at home in the punchline rhythms of TV sitcoms.

Hayley Williams has blue hair, and Fall Out Boy is on a mission to 'save rock ‘n’ roll.' Clearly, we’re not in middle school anymore.

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GM Dave Gettleman said Greg Hardy’s legal troubles are very concerning and disappointing.

Sorensen: Hornets’ Kemba Walker, Lance Stephenson grew up playing against each other. Now, Walker expects Stephenson to take on some of the end-of-game pressure.

Mount Holly’s Scott Speed, a former F1 and NASCAR Sprint Cup driver, is racing at The Dirt Track this weekend with Global Rallycross.

Verde wins a point for rarity-of-menu before you even get in the door.

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