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Light Rail Prices Increase
1:00 pm
Mon September 18, 2006

Light Rail Prices Increase

Charlotte's Strong Housing Market
1:00 pm
Fri September 15, 2006

Charlotte's Strong Housing Market

Two weeks ago, we told you why the Charlotte economy has remained strong, despite downturns elsewhere. A similar trend is showing up in the housing market. Now, from the Carolinas Business Bureau, WFAE's Scott Graf examines why the market remains strong, and who's buying all those houses.

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Charlotte's Strong Housing Market
1:00 pm
Fri September 15, 2006

Charlotte's Strong Housing Market

Two weeks ago, we told you why the Charlotte economy has remained strong, despite downturns elsewhere. A similar trend is showing up in the housing market. Now, from the Carolinas Business Bureau, WFAE's Scott Graf examines why the market remains strong, and who's buying all those houses.

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Onboard a Flying Fortress
1:00 pm
Thu September 14, 2006

Onboard a Flying Fortress

A "living museum" will take to the skies out of Concord Regional Airport this weekend. The World War Two-era B-17 named "Liberty Belle" is in the region for tours on the ground and in the air.
WFAE's Simone Orendain took a media tour on the so-called "Flying Fortress."

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Onboard a Flying Fortress
1:00 pm
Thu September 14, 2006

Onboard a Flying Fortress

A "living museum" will take to the skies out of Concord Regional Airport this weekend. The World War Two-era B-17 named "Liberty Belle" is in the region for tours on the ground and in the air.
WFAE's Simone Orendain took a media tour on the so-called "Flying Fortress."

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Soccer Helping Immigrants Feel at Home
1:00 pm
Wed September 13, 2006

Soccer Helping Immigrants Feel at Home

A new book highlights the role soccer played in the lives of young Hispanic immigrants trying to fit-in, in one North Carolina town in the 1990s. The book "A Home on the Field" chronicles the development of the Siler City Jets high school soccer team, and its road to the state championship two years ago. WFAE's Scott Graf had a chance to speak with the book's author, journalist Paul Cuadros.

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Pandemic Conference in Conover
1:00 pm
Wed September 13, 2006

Pandemic Conference in Conover

A national conference designed to help businesses prepare for a pandemic will be held today in the Catawba County city of Conover. International pandemic expert Dr. Michael Osterholm will lead the event. WFAE's Mark Rumsey asked him to define pandemic.

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Region Remembers 9-11's 5th
1:00 pm
Wed September 13, 2006

Region Remembers 9-11's 5th

Events in the Charlotte region marked the fifth anniversary of the September 11th attacks. WFAE's Simone Orendain, Craig Fahle and News Intern Janelle Lilley attended commemorations at Queens University and Frazier Park in Charlotte and produced this tribute.

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Pandemic Conference in Conover
1:00 pm
Wed September 13, 2006

Pandemic Conference in Conover

A national conference designed to help businesses prepare for a pandemic will be held today in the Catawba County city of Conover. International pandemic expert Dr. Michael Osterholm will lead the event. WFAE's Mark Rumsey asked him to define pandemic.

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Region Remembers 9-11's 5th
1:00 pm
Wed September 13, 2006

Region Remembers 9-11's 5th

Events in the Charlotte region marked the fifth anniversary of the September 11th attacks. WFAE's Simone Orendain, Craig Fahle and News Intern Janelle Lilley attended commemorations at Queens University and Frazier Park in Charlotte and produced this tribute.

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