The new Concourse A extension at Charlotte Douglas International Airport is opening this month. The almost 230,000-square-foot nine-gate addition will house airlines United, Southwest, JetBlue, Frontier and Air Canada.
Artist Marc Fornes and Crescent Communitie are installing Wanderwall, an 18,000 square-foot art screening on a parking deck at the Novel Stonewall Station development, which includes apartments, a Whole Foods and two hotels.
While the Phillips Place and Stonecrest at Piper Glen Dean and Deluca locations are closed, the uptown location at 201 S. Tryon St. closed briefly Thursday afternoon, but then reopened and is expected to close sometime next week.
Charlotte Observer columnist Scott Fowler recounts some of the historical highlights of the home stadium of the Carolina Panthers, including a Billy Graham crusade and the team's first home playoff game in 1996, in light of the team's impending sale.
Members of Team River Runner's Vision Team, made up of 5 visually impaired veteran kayakers and 7 safety guides, trained at the U.S. National Whitewater Center for an upcoming 226 mile adventure through the Grand Canyon in September of this year.