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Olympic Gymnast Calls Out Body Shamer

Ha!  You go, Aly! Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman  has spoken out about an incident that occurred at the airport recently "when a man made rude comments about her arms," per PerezHilton.com. After a female TSA Agent recognized Aly and paid her a compliment about her biceps, a man replied, "I don't see any muscles.."

New Bag Policy For Local Concert Venues:

These times, they are a-changing! The good folks at LiveNation.com have changed and updated their 'bag policy' for the 2017 concert season - in other words - comply immediately.     Their press release states: "To provide a safer environment for our fans and significantly expedite entry into the venue, Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre (and…

Freebies For Vets And Memorial Day Fun In QC:

Memorial Day is when we give thanks and pause, and honor those who've served. Local restaurants are doing their part this Monday, Memorial Day, too. Active members of U.S. military and National Guard, as well as veterans can take advantage of free lunch - or dinner at the following locations: At McCormick & Schmick’s get a free lunch…

Memorial Day Events In The Charlotte Area:

In the midst of your road trip, or backyard BBQ, please take a moment to remember those who have given their time - and their lives -  to keep us, our liberties and freedoms, safe this Memorial Day weekend. All events are on Monday, Memorial Day: SouthPark’s Symphony Park is hosting the Patriot's Festival and its annual 5K Race…

Princess Catherine 'A Bit Worried' About Kids At Sis' Wedding

Royal sister Pippa Middleton takes the stroll down the aisle this morning to marry fiance James Matthews, but not all eyes will be focused on the beautiful bride! Per People.com, Princess Catherine admits that "she’s a little nervous about how Prince George, 3, and Princess Charlotte, 2, will behave in their starring roles as a page…

HomeGood's Spin-Off Store!

I hit up HomeGoods probably once every week or two.  Odds are, you probably do too!  So here's more good news. TJX Cos., the parent company of not only TJ Maxx, but Marshalls and HomeGoods, have recently announced that their launching yet another home decor store along the same vein later this year. Now, per…

Meet April The Giraffe And Baby This Summer!

After months of waiting and watching her every move and contraction - now we can see popular mom April and baby Tajiri face-to-face! The Animal Adventure Park  in Harpursville, NY (central NY state), has "opened for the season on Monday, giving visitors their first chance to see the long-awaited calf in person." But, according to Spectrum News, "the…

Best Food City In Each State

....and guess what?  North Carolina's 'best food city' ISN'T in the Triangle.  But then, it's not Charlotte, either, and we have some 'mighty fine' culinary experiences here, too!  What the?? The list people, Thrillist.com, have put together this list.  Their criteria?  "Using our roster of nationwide editors and writers and probably a couple of hobos, we…