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Charlotte Talks
12:00 pm
Tue December 18, 2007

Charlotte Talks

Friday Friends Finale
12:00 pm
Mon December 17, 2007

Friday Friends Finale

The Friday Friends program in Charlotte is winding down. It's one of the trust-building components of Crossroads Charlotte, which was formed to bridge the racial gap in the region by 2015. In the spring, WFAE's Simone Orendain captured a first meeting between two people participating in the Friday Friends program. She recorded their final formal lunch last Friday and prepared this audio post card.

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Holidays Across Generations
12:00 pm
Mon December 17, 2007

Holidays Across Generations

In any family, celebrating the holidays can bring on recurring themes across generations. This year, WFAE commentator Sally Phillips sees that it's her daughter's turn to learn some lessons in celebrating.

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Charlotte Talks
12:00 pm
Mon December 17, 2007

Charlotte Talks

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Senator Sam Ervin
Author Karl Campbell joins guest host Chris Clackum to talk about his new biography of longtime North Carolina Senator Sam Ervin. Sen. Ervin was most well-known for overseeing the Watergate hearings, but he was an instrumental force in North Carolina politics for many years.
Guest
Karl Campbell - Author, Senator Sam Ervin, Last of the Founding Fathers (Caravan Book)
Contact the show: 704-926-9323, 800-603-9323 or charlottetalks@wfae.org.

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Local Pharmacy Celebrates 125th Anniversary
12:00 pm
Fri December 14, 2007

Local Pharmacy Celebrates 125th Anniversary

Moose Pharmacy in Mount Pleasant, NC, is celebrating 125 years in business. From WFAE's Carolinas Business Bureau, Simone Orendain reports.

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Charlotte Talks
12:00 pm
Fri December 14, 2007

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Business Incentives in the Carolinas
12:00 pm
Thu December 13, 2007

Business Incentives in the Carolinas

When it comes to recruiting companies to build or expand in the Charlotte area, economic developers on the North Carolina side of the state line feel they have less to offer when it comes to incentives, than their counterparts in South Carolina. But despite what some see as a disadvantage, the push for so-called 'regionalism' seems as strong as ever. From WFAE's Carolinas Business Bureau Scott Graf has this report.

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Charlotte Talks
12:00 pm
Thu December 13, 2007

Charlotte Talks

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Holiday Films
Our movie guys are back to talk about the slate of holiday film offerings for the season.
Guests
Lawrence Toppman
Matt Brunson
Sean O'Connell
Contact the show: 704-926-9323, 800-603-9323 or charlottetalks@wfae.org.

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Loray Mill Strike Commemorated
12:00 pm
Wed December 12, 2007

Loray Mill Strike Commemorated

A historical highway marker is going up in Gastonia to commemorate a labor dispute that turned violent. The 1929 Loray Mill Strike was far from the bloodiest of the largest strike in U.S. history, but a world audience took note of the city's disgrace. WFAE's Lisa Miller revisits a part of Gastonia's history that many people in the local community have tried to forget.

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Charlotte Talks
12:00 pm
Wed December 12, 2007

Charlotte Talks

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