Bradley Rhyne and co-founder Filipe Ho started their men's clothing store Ole Mason Jar in 2013. They moved to their second floor space at 148 Brevard Court near Romare Bearden Park in uptown Charlotte about a year ago. The pair designs clothing that is made in the USA and often in North Carolina.
After 25 years of service in the Charlotte Fire Department Capt. June Stilwell (Ret.) was surprised by a reduction in the pension she expected to get. Her complaint is not with the fire department but with the Charlotte Fire Department Retirement System.