Developers' plans to build an access road have been halted by the discovery of unmarked slave graves just outside the boundary of the Mallard Creek Presbyterian Church cemetery. The road is intended to link the new TopGolf facility and up to 400 apartments to Mallard Creek Road.
Monday evening construction workers and labor advocates gathered outside the Government Center. They asked Charlotte City Council to require developers to disclose their contractor's employment practices as part of future rezoning petitions.
Tom Duncan is the President and CEO of Posetic Group US, a company that makes garden and power tools. They are based in Charlotte and currently sell their products to major retail stores such as Lowes.
The Carolina Raptor Center puts on a flight show every weekend of the summer starting Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend. The small amphitheater holding around 80 people makes for an intimate experience as birds of prey fly inches above visitors heads.
The UNC-Charlotte's McMillan Greenhouse held it's second annual celebration of carnivorous plants on Saturday morning. The event included fun activities ranging from face painting to Venus fly trap feeding. The day is aimed at educating young kids on carnivorous plants through a hands on and interactive way