Category Archives: Newspaper

Musician performing to help vets with PTSD

The Charlotte Observer City News Moon says music helped him cope with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder He spent almost a year fighting in Iraq Jason Moon will perform at St John Neumann Catholic Church, 8451 Idlewild Road, at 7 p.m. … Continue reading

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Grant will add more children’s activities to Chestnut Square Park

The Charlotte Observer Union County News PlayPrints grants awarded to 41 N.C. departments Expect colorful outdoor artwork and games Chestnut Square Park will look a little brighter come spring. Indian Trail Parks and Recreation has received a PlayPrints grant, awarded … Continue reading

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Expect more amenities at Crooked Creek Park

The Charlotte Observer Union County News The town’s first dog park to open next month More than 24,000 people have visited park since May Crooked Creek Park has more amenities in the works for Indian Trail residents. Parks and Recreation … Continue reading

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Students learn obstacles facing foreign-speaking community

The Charlotte Observer University City News Exercise showed frustration of not speaking English in Charlotte They could only speak Spanish with those representing businesses, authorities 60 UNCC students represented impoverished newcomers UNC Charlotte students recently learned what’s it is like … Continue reading

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New focus this year on school bus stop arm violators

The Charlotte Observer Union County News Cameras used to catch drivers who don’t stop for school buses Bus drivers also use hand signals to help students With school back in session, there are 314 school buses driving approximately 29,000 miles … Continue reading

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