The LYNX Blue Line Extension lit up University City with lighting features at the JW Clay Parking Deck which is adjacent to the JW Clay/UNC Charlotte light rail station. The lighting, which community members will see at both the University City Boulevard parking deck and the JW Clay parking deck, will offer a variety of different color schemes to showcase Charlotte pride and bring additional vibrancy to the area.
Actress Alyssa Milano got an idea from a friend of a friend on Facebook to elevate the Harvey Weinstein conversation. She took the idea to Twitter, posting: "If you've been sexually harassed or assaulted write 'me too' as a reply to this tweet." The hashtag #MeToo was tweeted nearly a million times in 48 hours, according to Twitter.
As criticism of the fatal shooting of Ruben Galindo continued to mount, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police Chief Kerr Putney again defended his officers Tuesday, saying the refusal to put down a gun justified police use of deadly force.
R&B singer and Charlotte, NC, native Anthony Hamilton receives a proclamation from Charlotte Mayor Jennifer Roberts in recognition of his induction into the NC Music Hall of Fame . David T. Foster III - email@example.com
Protesters came to Monday's Charlotte City Council meeting to express concerns about the shooting death of Ruben Galindo by Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police officers in September. David T. Foster III - firstname.lastname@example.org