NBA Commissioner Adam Silver made the announcement last June at a press conference at Time Warner Cable Arena that Charlotte was been selected to host NBA All-Star 2017.
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver made the announcement last June at a press conference at Time Warner Cable Arena that Charlotte was been selected to host NBA All-Star 2017. T. Ortega Gaines ogaines@charlotteobserver.com
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver made the announcement last June at a press conference at Time Warner Cable Arena that Charlotte was been selected to host NBA All-Star 2017. T. Ortega Gaines ogaines@charlotteobserver.com

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  • Blue Line extension spurs development but is it walkable?

    Construction along the Blue Line extension in the University City area is nearing completion and development is following. In some cases new gas stations and storage facilities are appearing.