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Renovation Report: Crowne Plaza (access required)

Once the renovations are complete, the former Crowne Plaza will be a Fairfield Inn & Suites.  Photo by Payton Guion

Since late February, The Mecklenburg Times has had an interim editor, Jim Stasiowski – or Staz, for short. Staz lives in Reno, Nev. and has been flying to Charlotte a couple of times each month to grab hold of the reins in The Meck Times newsroom. When he’s in town, a fortnight each time, he’s been staying at the Crowne Plaza hotel in uptown. At least that’s where he thought he’d been staying.

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