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Indulge Your Inner Know-It-All: Labor Day Edition

Labor Day facts to make you the Resident Smarty Pants at your weekend BBQ



Best Labor Day Events In Charlotte!

As summer comes to a close, Labor Day celebrations in Charlotte, NC will reflect the splendor of the season! Check out some places that will say “goodbye to summer” in the grandest ways possible!



Best Activities For A Hot Day

No one can deny that summer in Charlotte is pretty darn hot. There are some days that you just don’t want to go outside. When it gets too hot for even those summertime activities you might want to find a new way to beat the heat. So, get the family out of the house and plan a unique, cool summer afternoon that everyone will enjoy.

CBS Charlotte–06/10/2011


Best Long Weekend Getaways

Every now and again, you just have to get away from it all. And when is a better time than a long weekend? There are plenty of places in driving distance from Charlotte where you will feel like you’re worlds away. Whether it’s the mountains or the beach, North Carolina has variety and excitement waiting just around the corner from you

CBS Charlotte–05/25/2011

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Best Barbecue In Charlotte

The best barbecue in Charlotte ranges in style from the eastern vinegar-based sauce to the heavier ketchup-based sauce in the west. Best samplings are found at Mac’s, Bubba’s and Bill Spoon’s.

CBS Charlotte–05/16/2011

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Best Greenways In Charlotte

Looking for a place to get out and enjoy a little nature? Check out Charlotte’s Greenways! Whether it’s recreation, fitness or just relaxation, the Greenways provide benefits for all to enjoy.

CBS Charlotte–04/19/2011

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Best Plus-Size Clothing Stores In Charlotte

Just because you’re not a size 0 doesn’t mean you have to settle for less-than-gorgeous clothes, at least not in Charlotte. Take a look at some of the best plus-size clothing stores Charlotte has to offer: Absolute Woman, A Closet Full and Scarlett Plus Size Boutique.

CBS Charlotte–01/24/2011

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Best Day Trips For Families Around Charlotte

From great parks to historical sites, Charlotte and its surrounding area are loaded with great activities for family day trips. Our list of the best day trips for Charlotte families includes the North Carolina Zoological Park, Cane Creek Park, NASCAR Hall of Fame and Cannon Village.

CBS Charlotte–01/24/2011

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Best Bargain Hunting In Charlotte

To many, shopping is a quest, an adventure to acquire that perfect, unique item or article of clothing at a good, or maybe even great, price. The best bargain hunting in Charlotte includes Classic Attic, Very Terry Contemporary Consignments, J.T. Posh, Sweet Repeats and the Buttercup.

CBS Charlotte–01/24/2011

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Best Hot Dogs In Charlotte

Ancestors of the people of Frankfurt, Germany, and Vienna, Austria, may lay claim to inventing the hot dog. But the best hot dogs in Charlotte are proof that the Queen City is perfecting the art.

CBS Charlotte–01/18/2011

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Fashion Trends to Fall Into

Fall is quickly approaching and it’s time to pack up those summer dresses and take out the latest trends. Here are the fall trends we think are worth trying on.

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