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Political change (access required)

Christopher Hailey didn’t do so well when he ran for Mecklenburg County sheriff last year. The incumbent, Chipp Bailey, beat Hailey, but we haven’t heard the last of him. Hailey is running for an at-large seat on the Charlotte City ...

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Doe! (access required)

The North Carolina Department of Transportation is keeping busy sending out press releases that warn motorists to be on the lookout for deer this fall. Don’t let Bambi fool you: Deer can be dangerous to those behind the wheel, DOT ...

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That’s hot (access required)

We’ve all heard of pimping one’s ride. The Charlotte Fire Department, though, has pinked its ride. In support of breast cancer, the department painted Engine 90 pink and dubbed it “The Pink Lady.” The Pink Lady might not be used ...

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Mimicking the market (access required)

The McDevitt Agency’s Project Tuesdays are started to look more like “Project Runway.” At the mixers — described by the agency as a “cosmopolitan experience” — you can not only get your drink on, but your fashion fix, too. August’s ...

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Featured feminist (access required)

Author Jennifer Baumgardner is coming to Charlotte next month to speak at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte on “bisexual politics.” The event is set for Oct. 18. Baumgardner, a so-called third-wave feminist, admitted she had a relationship with ...

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