A bill that would let two North Carolina suburbs create town charter schools forces Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools and Matthews town leaders to confront tough questions. Results could shape school choice across the state.
The Charlotte Regional Realtor Association broke ground Wednesday on its new headquarters building, located off Kenilworth Avenue at Pearl Park Way. It's developed by Pappas Properties in the fast-growing Midtown/Dilworth area.
1n 2016 Mark Harris lost to Robert Pittenger by 134 votes in the race to be the U.S. Representative in North Carolina's 9th Congressional District. This year Harris trails Pittenger by about 30 points in the polls.
John D. Simmonsjsimmons@charlotteobserver.com
Mark Harris is trying to catch Robert Pittenger
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