Changing North Carolina Medicaid rules, designed to keep people out of institutions, bring an end to Greensboro’s Bell House, which has been a family to adults with cerebral palsy for…Click to Continue »]]>
Pastor John Munro told congregants that his recent ?painful ordeal has exposed my self reliance and pride in my achievements.?Click to Continue »]]>
Hurricane Hugo slammed into the Carolinas on Sept. 22, 1989. On the 25th anniversary of the storm, the Observer talked with residents across the Charlotte region who lived and worked…Click to Continue »]]>
All 43 chairs in the exhibit at Reynolda House were designed and built in America, by 39 designers and 34 manufacturers.Click to Continue »]]>
After pondering everything he had to do to get in shape for Sunday?s 140-mile-plus triathlon, Théoden Janes hopes his family will look back on it and laugh.Click to Continue »]]>
The last day of our whirlwind tour of London and Paris began with the usual butter-centric breakfast. The Parisians are very big on butter. I imagine that if they have…Click to Continue »]]>
He’s a Tony-winning song-and-dance man, but Jason Alexander’s main claim to fame is that he played George Costanza, Jerry Seinfeld’s balding buddy – and a poster boy for underachievers –Click to Continue »]]>
The agency previously counted such groups as “unmarried partners,” even if they were legally married…Click to Continue »]]>
Some of the most comfortable resting places in your home – your couch, your bed’s mattress – could be a health hazard.Click to Continue »]]>
The long-delayed park will be built on 4 acres of former surface parking lots between Seventh Street at the ImaginOn children?s library and Ninth Street at UNC Charlotte?s Center City…Click to Continue »]]>
Next week Rosh Hashana marks the start of these 10 Days of Awe, a period of repentance and introspection that culminates on Oct. 4 with Yom Kippur, the Day of…Click to Continue »]]>
League rolls out their latest fashion for women as it tries to overcome criticism over players and violence against women.Click to Continue »]]>
Ten-year-old AnneLeigh Twer spent her summer helping to raise money for Make-A-Wish kids. One of her efforts: the group?s first Daddy-Daughter Date Night.Click to Continue »]]>
Photographer Lyle Owerko’s “The Boombox Project” is on view at Chandra Johnson’s pop-up gallery at Mint Museum Uptown in Charlotte.Click to Continue »]]>
Taking a purse to the Panthers game? Check yourself.Click to Continue »]]>
Three missing senior military officers from the Afghan National Army, who were last seen at a mall on Cape Cod, were on a chaperoned visit from a nearby U.S. base where they were participating in training exercises, Cape Cod Times reported Monday, quoting a U.S. military official.
A significant benefit of the Affordable Care Act is the opportunity to receive money-saving tax credits up front to cut the overall cost of health insurance, but now hundreds of thousands of consumers could owe back some of that money next April.
The 3-year-old grandson of Peter Verret III, H.L. Bourgeois High School volleyball and tennis coach, has been treated at Children's Hospital in New Orleans since an injury last month revealed a congenital spinal defect.