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McAdenville Gets Ready To Welcome Visitors

MCADENVILLE, N.C. (CBS Charlotte) — Perhaps better known as Christmas Town, U.S.A., the town of McAdenville will come to life tonight during the tree lighting ceremony at Legacy Park, followed by the 57th Annual Christmas […]

CBS Charlotte–11/30/2012

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50 Free Things To Do In And Around Charlotte

We’re all a little budget conscious these days and thankfully, Charlotte offers a ton of free things to do! Let us help you plan your weekend with over 50 free things to do in Charlotte.


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The Mac Attack Takes On The Harlem Globetrotters

The Mac Attack 3/22/12:  Handles of the Harlem Globetrotters stopped by the Mac Attack.  Mac admitted he was awarded ‘Best Ball Handling Skills’ in his (much) earlier days, but his basketball skills were no match […]

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–03/22/2012

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Best Places To Recycle Your Christmas Tree!

It’s perhaps time to bid farewell to your evergreen friend… As the holiday season draws to a close, the time is right to rid your home of the Christmas tree… but where should you take it and still help our environment? Check out some cool local places that are able to recycle your Christmas tree and help our earth at the same time!

CBS Charlotte–01/01/2012

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A Guide To Kwanzaa!

Kwanzaa is the only non-heroic, non-religious African American celebration. Kwanzaa was founded in 1966 by Dr. Maulana Karenga.Created out of the cultural nationalist philosophy of Kawaida, Kwanzaa is celebrated from December 26 through January 1. Come to know the most profound agricultural celebration of Africa!

CBS Charlotte–12/26/2011

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A Guide To Holiday Giving With HopeMatch!

Christmas is the season of love and giving! So why not take the time to visit local charities in Charlotte and the surrounding area and give gifts of time, energy, and effort! Check out one such charity that provides assistance to others in our community during this joyous time of year!

CBS Charlotte–12/20/2011

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A Guide To Holiday Giving With Goodwill Industries Of The Southern Piedmont!

The holiday season is still upon us and so is the need to give. The Goodwill Industries of the Southern Piedmont is doing its part to ensure residents of North and South Carolina have a joyous holiday season.

CBS Charlotte–12/13/2011

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9th Annual WFNZ Street Turkeys Brings In Over $10,000

Another successful year for WFNZ Street Turkeys benefiting Loaves & Fishes and Second Harvest Food Bank!  Monetary donations exceeded $10,000 and thousands of pounds of food was donated!  Check out these pictures from the Thanksgiving […]

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–11/23/2011


Making Food Stretch? Help The Food Bank Help Children

The “Matthews Help Center” cares about families experiencing food shortages as they serve those hungry in the Matthews area. From July 1 2010 to June 30, 2011, the Matthews Help Center supplied $291,000 in financial help, fed 3,992 clients and helped cloth 134 families.

CBS Charlotte–10/25/2011