Feb 16, 2024 - News

🛫 Speed reads: More money for CLT

crowd of seven people talk in the middle of the Charlotte airport

United States Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg talking to Charlotte's transportation committee chair Ed Driggs. Photo: Alex Sands/Axios

🤑 U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg was at Charlotte Douglas International Airport yesterday to boast a $27 million federal grant for new boarding bridges. (Axios)

ğŸŽ¤ JLo will perform at Raleigh's PNC Arena on Aug. 24. (Today)

💊 NC lawmakers are trying to ban a drug called tianeptine, which officials say mimics the effects of opioids and can be found at gas stations and vape shops. (WBTV)

🐾 Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department Animal Care & Control says it's in crucial need of fosters because it's renovating more kennels today. (WSOC)

🥯 Bagel Bin & Deli, a popular bagel shop in Huntersville, will open a second location in the Lake Norman area this summer. (CharlotteFive)


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