Local Area

Below are some local area links with information on the local cities, county, local attractions, schools and more.

Local Government

Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department

601 E. Trade Street Charlotte, NC 28202 Emergency and Patrol Response: 911 Non-Emergency Crime Reporting: 311 If calling outside the Mecklenburg County, the Non-Emergency Crime Reporting: 704-336-7600

City of Charlotte, NC

Charlotte is the largest city in the U.S. state of North Carolina and the seat of Mecklenburg County.


Charlotte Arts & Entertainment

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Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, CMLibrary, Public Library of Charlotte & Mecklenburg County, PLCMC, Library

Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools

Charlotte Mecklenburg School System

Search Local Schools

Search for local school information for the area.

Food & Dining


Find great local restaurants

Sports & Recreation

Charlotte Hornets


Charlotte on the Cheap

Your local resource for freebies, discounts and deals

Arts & Entertainment

Business & Professional Services

Charlotte Chamber of Commerce

The Charlotte Chamber creates competitive advantage by growing the economy, advocating pro-business public policies, and delivering innovative programs and services.



The lively city of Charlotte, NC, is a perfect family vacation destination, with its parks, museums and other fun attractions.


Charlotte Business Journal

Charlotte, NC News - View Daily Local Business News, Resources & more in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Charlotte Observer

Local and regional breaking news coverage of Charlotte, N.C.

Charlotte Post

Charlotte Newspaper


WSOC TV Channel 9 is home for Charlotte local news, weather, and traffic reports

Local Weather

Local Weather

View local weather information for the area.