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Biden Visits Charlotte
1:00 pm
Mon September 15, 2008

Biden Visits Charlotte

Bank of America Acquires Merrill Lynch
1:00 pm
Mon September 15, 2008

Bank of America Acquires Merrill Lynch

The Changing Political Identity of Charlotte
1:00 pm
Mon September 15, 2008

The Changing Political Identity of Charlotte

U.S. Census and NC Poverty
1:00 pm
Mon September 15, 2008

U.S. Census and NC Poverty

U.S. Census and NC Poverty
According to a recent U.S. Census Bureau report, North Carolina families are essentially no better off now than they were in the year 2000. We'll look at current levels of employment, wage compensation, poverty, access to health care in our region and more.
Guests
John Quintero - Research Associate, NC Budget and Tax Center
Louisa Warren - Policy Advocate, NC Justice Center
Adam Linker - Health Policy Analyst, NC Health Access Coalition

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AG Subpoenas Possible Gas Gougers
1:00 pm
Mon September 15, 2008

AG Subpoenas Possible Gas Gougers

Barbecue Around America
1:00 pm
Fri September 12, 2008

Barbecue Around America

NC Gasoline Prices Going Up and Up, Due to Ike
1:00 pm
Fri September 12, 2008

NC Gasoline Prices Going Up and Up, Due to Ike

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Tosco Music Party Turns 20
1:00 pm
Fri September 12, 2008

Tosco Music Party Turns 20

Tomorrow night, the Tosco Music Party turns 20. The Tosco Music Party is the creation of music teacher John Tosco. It's come a long way since the first informal gathering in his living room in 1988. As the fans grew, so did the venues. Today, the Tosco Music Party shows are in a 1,000-seat theater at Central Piedmont Community College. WFAE's Scott Graf spoke to him about the history of a show with such humble beginnings.

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Arts and Tech School Possible for Charlotte
1:00 pm
Fri September 12, 2008

Arts and Tech School Possible for Charlotte

San Francisco, Cincinnati and Grand Rapids, Michigan are home to schools called the National Center for Arts and Technology. A study is underway to see if a school would work in Charlotte.

The National Center for Arts and Technology offers students courses that count toward a high school diploma. The schools also work with local companies to create training classes for adults. Participants do not pay for the courses.

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Assisted Living Center Shut Down
1:00 pm
Fri September 12, 2008

Assisted Living Center Shut Down

North Carolina's Department of Health and Human Services yesterday shut down an adult assisted living center in Cleveland County. That left the county with the task of finding homes for sixty residents.

The assisted living center in Fallston called Unique Living has been cited repeatedly this year for code violations.

There have been problems with door alarms, food service and basic sanitation.

In June, the problems were so bad Cleveland County's Department of Social Services asked the state to take over the center.

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