When scandal tarnishes your image, you have to take action. Ex-mayor Patrick Cannon's arrest could cost the Queen City future business.... Read more »
"Charlotte's finally made it!" That was the tongue-in-cheek comment from some after ex-Mayor Patrick Cannon's arrest on corruption charges.
Charlotte's growth, its global recognition, and its attractiveness to companies is fueling the economy in Gaston County.
Working across county lines to fight crime. We take a look at how the Crown Town Effect is spilling over in to Gaston County's public safety.
Low taxes raise questions about funding major road projects in UC, and how the Crown Town Effect could change one family's century-old farm...
As the population grows, the crime rate moves in the opposite direction. We examine the Crown Town Effect on public safety in Union County.
We examine the real estate market in Union County, asking experts how Charlotte's growth is impacting Union County's home buying appeal. Read More »
Mecklenburg County's extraordinary growth over the past decade has lead to a huge spillover in Union County.
As we re-launch "Defend Charlotte", our team is working on stories about the impact growth in Crown Town is having on surrounding areas.