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Earl Scruggs Center Grand Opening Planned For This Weekend

(CBS Charlotte) — Earl Scruggs was a North Carolina native most known for his unique style in bluegrass music. He became famous through a technique he called the “Scruggs style,” a three-finger banjo-picking style. Earlier […]

01/10/2014

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See It, Rent It, Or Skip It: ‘Grudge Match’

(CBS Charlotte) — If you’re looking for an action-packed movie this Christmas, ‘Grudge Match’ is not the right pick for you. In truth, while the story line is predictable and at times the acting barely […]

12/24/2013

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See It, Rent It, Or Skip It: ‘The Wolf Of Wall Street’

Audiences are dropped into a boiler room of fleeting morality and overblown opulence. Scorsese directs a magnificent cast while simultaneously holding up a mirror to the capitalism and gluttony that eats away at the very fiber of American culture.

12/24/2013

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Meet The QC: James Fedele Talks About The Lucky Fork

(CBS Charlotte) — Have you seen a red fork at many area restaurants lately? Like many of you, I’ve seen this nifty red fork on display around town, and shortly thereafter, I decided to put […]

12/17/2013

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Poverty In America: What It’s Like For A Child To Grow Up Poor

(CBS Charlotte) — In the United States, around 45 percent of children grow up in low-income households. Furthermore, over 20 percent of America’s children grow up living below the poverty line. Have you ever heard […]

12/15/2013