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Instacart Launches One-Hour Grocery Delivery Service in Charlotte, N.C.
instacart-logoInstacart (www.Instacart.com), the fast-growing retail delivery service whose personal shoppers hand pick and deliver items from trusted local stores, announced today its first expansion into North Carolina.  As of today, Charlotte, N.C.  residents can order from Whole Foods Market, Food Lion, Harris Teeter Supermarket, Costco, BJ’s Wholesale Club and Publix, and have their groceries delivered

CVS Selects Charlotte For New CVS Express Curbside Pickup
CVS-Express-exteriorCVS Health (NYSE: CVS) has announced the launch of CVS Express in Charlotte, one of the first cities in the nation to have this new service. As part of its commitment to bring digital innovation to its customers, CVS Pharmacy has introduced CVS Express, a curbside pickup service available to shoppers through the CVS Pharmacy App.

Knight Cities Challenge Awards $5 Million for Ideas to Make Charlotte More Su...
knight-citiesThe John S. and James L. Knight Foundation today announced that 37 innovative projects will share $5 million as winners of the Knight Cities Challenge. Each of the ideas centers on helping cities attract and keep talented people, expand economic opportunities and create a culture of civic engagement. The challenge attracted more than 4,500 ideas

Charlotte Premium Outlets to Debut Inaugural ‘Movies Under the Stars’ Event M...
CharlottePremiumOutletsFREE family fun at Steele Creek’s newest upscale Premium Outlet center Warm weather is here to stay, which means FREE outdoor family entertainment is set to sound off and shine on the big screen at Charlotte Premium Outlets! On Saturday, May 14, guests can celebrate the start of summer with a feature film and family-friendly

Concord Mills Unveils Plans for Major Interior Transformation
ConcordMills-NewDesignSimon (NYSE:SPG), a global leader in retail real estate, announced April 6 that it will implement a dramatic interior makeover to Concord Mills, North Carolina’s largest family destination for value retail shopping, dining and entertainment. Home to more than 200 stores, Concord Mills has a reputation for providing an idyllic mix of sought-after brands, in addition

Fire Chief and City Manager Issue Statements Regarding Release of Confidentia...
charlotte-fire-department-logoPlease see the below statements from Fire Chief Jon Hannan and City Manager Ron Carlee.    Statement from Fire Chief Jon Hannan I am very proud to have had the opportunity to serve the City of Charlotte and Charlotte Fire Department for the past 37 years, and humbled by being permitted to serve as the

Some 600 Realtor® Volunteers Serve Area In Realtors® Care Day
RealtorsCareDaySome 600 Realtors® – armed with muscle power and enthusiasm – will be out in force across Mecklenburg and Iredell counties on Friday, April 22 in a multi-pronged volunteer effort to help individual homeowners with critical exterior repairs, lead the initial phase of a neighborhood rehab blitz, refurbish a community garden, and provide much-needed repairs

Charlotte Clergy Stand Against HB2, Vow To Overturn Law
charlotte-clergy-coalition-logoAn interfaith coalition of 68 Charlotte-Mecklenburg area clergy members is committed to overturning HB2. “We are morally outraged about this rarely used political maneuver by the State Senate and House to bypass the will of Charlotte’s City Council; however, we are even more disturbed about the fact that this effort denies entire segments of the population their due

Fire On East Blvd. April 1
Fire-EastBlvdA dozen firetrucks descended on 1315 East Blvd. Friday afternoon, April 1, as smoke poured from the rooftop. Early indications are that the fire occurred in the exhaust stack of 131 Main Restaurant, which is located on the ground floor of the building. But as of 5:30 p.m. no official word was available from the

Second Harvest Food Bank of Metrolina to Benefit from Walmart’s “Fight Hunger...
hunger-food-line-truck_129823500977456844 (1)This week, Walmart launched its “Fight Hunger. Spark Change.” campaign, a nationwide initiative calling on the public to take action in the fight against hunger. The Feeding America nationwide network of 200 food banks, of which Second Harvest is a member, stands to benefit from up to $3 million in potential Walmart donations based on

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Police cracking down on drunk boaters with 'bat mobile'
There's no denying boaters have some great options here in the Carolinas, but those seemingly fun filled days can tur...

Car goes through active railroad crossing
Surprising video straight out of Mount Holly, NC.FOX 46 Charlotte viewer Brian Greene submitted this video to us. He...

UNC could lose $1.4 billion over due to LGBT law
North Carolina's prized public universities risk losing more than $1.4 billion a year in federal funds if Republican ...

Mother accused of pimping for jailed son
A local woman is facing serious charges connected to human trafficking and child porn after a federal investigation u...

2 shot, 1 dead at High Point High School in Beltsville
A woman was killed and a man was wounded in a domestic-related shooting outside a Beltsville, Maryland high school Th...

AAA offers free towing on Cinco De Mayo
AAA has a message for those who plan on partying for Cinco de Mayo: Drive safely, or don't drive at all.And to make i...

North Carolina leaders denounce federal threat on LGBT law
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - North Carolina's Republican leaders are calling a federal warning about the legality of the stat...

Tow truck driver leaves Bernie Sanders supporter stranded
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) - A North Carolina tow truck driver certainly isn't "feeling the Bern."Kenneth Shupe tells FOX C...

Local weatherman seriously injured in car crash
WCNC's morning meteorologist Larry Sprinkles is recovering after being involved in a car accident Wednesday night.

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$5,000 reward offered for NC girl missing since 2011
The Charlotte Division of the FBI is offering $5,000 reward for news tips to find a missing teen who has been missing...

Man charged with making threats towards Lincolnton Detective
A man has been arrested after being accused of making threats, cyberstalking and harassing a Lincolnton Police Dept. ...

EXCLUSIVE: Davidson residents voice concern over dangerous intersection
Folks in one local community are voicing their concerns about an intersection near where they live. It's an area they...

FOX 46 Investigation: How savvy are your kids when it comes to gun safety?
FOX 46 Charlotte delved into the issue of kids and gun safety, trying to understand how many of our children would to...

Mecklenburg Co. woman fighting cancer has a second big lottery win
Gina Short of Mecklenburg County is celebrating her second big lottery win as she continues her fight against breast ...

CMS names Jordan Todd 2016 Teacher of the Year
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools has named Jordan Todd of Walter G. Byers School its 2016 Teacher of the Year.The ceremo...

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VIDEO: Pregnant gas station worker attacked, employees fight back
An attack against a pregnant woman during an attempted robbery was caught on camera in central Toledo Wednesday.

ALE and local law enforcement carry out search warrants at local stores
The sight of unmarked police cars blocking the entrance to a popular convenience store in Salisbury took a lot of fol...

'Scenario One' scrapped; Rowan-Salisbury will not close six schools
During a special called meeting on Thursday afternoon members of the Rowan-Salisbury Schools Board of Education decid...

Public invited to attend memorial service for fallen firefighter
Relatives say Pineville’s fallen firefighter Richard Sheltra was all about community, and that’s why they want to the...

McCrory says he will respond to feds on House Bill 2 by deadline
McCrory’s comments differed from those of House Speaker Tim Moore, who said earlier Thursday that the state would not...

Monday at 6 pm: Protecting your home for 20 cents
A contractor made two identical framed doors for us. We enlisted the help of identical twins. There was only one diff...

Man pleads guilty to fatal Burke County shooting, hid body
Michael Shuping pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter in the death of Leslie Hensley. 

Blue Cross, still dealing with system failure issues, may drop ObamaCare mark...
Blue Cross has also taken heat for significant pay raises for executives during the financial crisis. Wilson’s pay ju...

FBI offers reward, expands search for Brunswick Co. woman missing for 5 years
The Charlotte Division of the FBI and the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office are offering a reward and seeking the pub...

Mecklenburg County sees increase in violent crimes, decrease in homicides
The county saw a 49.4% increase in commercial burglaries.

House Speaker Paul Ryan says he cannot support Trump as GOP nominee
Ryan calls on Trump to unify the party. This is not the first time Ryan has criticized the billionaire candidate.

Drivers seeing major development taking shape in York County
A retail center will add shopping, restaurants, and a new hotel. A large lake will also be part of the master plan.