<![CDATA[News Columns & Blogs | CharlotteObserver.com &]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/ en-us Fri, 03 Nov 2017 14:12:08 EDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Fri, 03 Nov 2017 14:12:08 EDT News Columns & Blogs 60 ccarpenter@charlotteobserver.com(Cheryl Carpenter) Do us a favor: Don’t vote http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/editorials/article183881651.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 10 Nov 2017 12:18:26 EST By Mark Washburn - Contributing Editor, Observer editorial board

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Iredell County Poorhouse http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article183066831.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Nov 2017 06:20:00 EST

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Crowder’s Creek Fish Kill http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article179318041.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 18 Oct 2017 06:15:00 EDT

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Lake Norman’s phantom train teases believers http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/mark-washburn/article178767191.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 15 Oct 2017 12:00:00 EDT

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1965 radio gag causes “excitement and confusion” http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article174400416.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 21 Sep 2017 07:15:00 EDT

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You may not be safe from Lake Norman’s curse http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article173896981.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 18 Sep 2017 07:09:28 EDT

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Retro Shopping Center Quiz, Part 2 http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article171595252.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 07 Sep 2017 07:05:00 EDT

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Quiz: Shopping Centers, 1979 http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article167316557.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 07:15:00 EDT

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1971: Lake Norman worship on the Outrigger “War Canoe” http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article164217452.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 31 Jul 2017 07:10:00 EDT

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First Ward: history, housing, and urban renewal http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article162073333.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 19 Jul 2017 07:00:00 EDT

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Justices of the Peace: Small Claims and Weddings http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article159716404.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 06 Jul 2017 07:10:00 EDT

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Patrolman Kelly’s Invention http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article155720839.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 13 Jun 2017 06:20:00 EDT

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Toughman Contest: “I’m gonna knock him out” http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article153882829.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 02 Jun 2017 05:45:00 EDT

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1965: Myers Park’s thug trouble http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article152417439.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 25 May 2017 05:50:00 EDT

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Love Valley: Iredell’s “Wild West” http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article151977157.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 23 May 2017 05:50:00 EDT

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Mystery of the missing mall monkey http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article146020514.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 24 Apr 2017 06:05:00 EDT

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Flying Tigers: First international flight to Charlotte http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article145487529.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 20 Apr 2017 06:10:00 EDT

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CMPD’s Lost and Found: a ham and a tombstone http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article145043689.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 18 Apr 2017 06:15:00 EDT

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Cleveland County’s Bigfoot Jr. http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article139939713.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 22 Mar 2017 05:30:00 EDT

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Your furriest mistake can be your greatest blessing http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/mark-washburn/article139107628.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 17 Mar 2017 11:00:17 EDT

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1935: Southern Railway train smashes into hotel http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article138704593.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 16 Mar 2017 06:00:00 EDT

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Murder at the Alamo Plaza Motel http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article137251768.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 09 Mar 2017 06:00:00 EST

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Dilworth homes, then and now http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article136752128.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Mar 2017 06:00:00 EST

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1890s: Swindles and death (and an elopement) http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article135727513.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 02 Mar 2017 05:30:00 EST

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Jaycee Jollies at Radio Center http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article135205479.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 27 Feb 2017 10:11:49 EST

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1955: Oscar winner prediction meant free movie pass http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article134569209.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 24 Feb 2017 06:00:00 EST

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1972: Trade Street Pawn Shops http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article131255299.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 09 Feb 2017 06:00:00 EST

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Tallyho! It’s the Mecklenburg Hounds Club http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article131089519.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 07 Feb 2017 06:00:00 EST

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1941: Prominent families of Charlotte http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article128478204.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 25 Jan 2017 06:00:00 EST

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The Charlotte National Building is younger than it looks http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/retro-charlotte/article127472964.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 06:30:00 EST

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