Apr 12, 2024 - News

Lovin' Life art and other speed reads

Romare Bearden Park in Charlotte

Uptown Charlotte. Photo: Katie Peralta Soloff/Axios

πŸ• CMPD's Animal Care & Control said the community stepped up yesterday when asked to adopt or foster an animal. But the shelter still needs help with a few dogs β€” its kennels need to be cleared out by today at 7pm for facility renovations. (WBTV)

🎢 The Lovin' Life Music Fest will feature some of Charlotte's biggest and emerging artists by showcasing their art and hosting an "art search" for prizes. (Observer πŸ”’)

πŸ’΅ Republican leaders in the N.C. General Assembly plan to put more money into the Opportunity Scholarship program amid growing demand. (News & Observer πŸ”’)

πŸ’° Fujifilm Diosynth will invest $1.2 billion and create an additional 680 jobs at its under-construction biomanufacturing facility in Wake County by 2031. (Axios)

Two suspects are in custody after a stabbing at Appalachian State University yesterday. (WBTV)


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