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Losing sleep leaves you vulnerable to 'false memories'

Sleep deprivation isn't good for any part of your body, but a new study says it can take a devastating toll on your memory – finding loss of sleep can leave people with false or inaccurate memories. To get the results researchers at Michigan State University and the University of California, ...

Inaugural Charlotte Beerfest announced, Blues Traveler to headline

Local breweries are at it again, joining up with the Charlotte Knights to bring what they hope will be one of Charlotte's biggest beer festivals. And it looks like they’re going to deliver! With bands like Blues Traveler, Simplified and Charity Case scheduled to play, along with great beer from ...

Prince's movie 'Purple Rain' turns 30

It is hard to believe but Prince's film "Purple Rain" was released in July 1984, just a month after the hit soundtrack.  Let's go crazy and enjoy a musical trip back in time.   The moody rock music drama has since become a cult classic, though at the time it ...

Farm Aid music fest to make first North Carolina appearance

Farm Aid has announced that its annual benefit festival is coming to North Carolina for the first time, taking place Saturday, September 13, at Walnut Creek Amphitheatre in Raleigh, N.C. Farm Aid 2014 will feature Farm Aid board members Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young and Dave Matthews — with ...

Local chefs get fired up for statewide competition

The Got to Be NC Competition Dining Series, a single-elimination tournament highlighting the best of the state’s food, agriculture and culinary talent, will pit 16 local chefs against each other in the upcoming Fire in the City events. The series includes 15 dinner experiences in which two chefs battle it ...

Blumenthal gives show fans Christmas in July

Blumenthal Performing Arts is bringing some early holiday spirit to show fans with the “Christmas in July” special starting Friday, July 25. Single tickets to some of the most exciting shows and special attractions coming to Charlotte will be on sale to the public. Along with great seats, ticket buyers ...

Discovery Place uncorks new adults-only, after hours event

Science is shaken, not stirred, at Discovery Place’s new adults-only event, Science on the Rocks. Every third Friday of the month, adults 21 and older are invited to experience Uptown’s latest nightlife happening, with a splash of science. Launching Friday, July 18, Science on the Rocks blasts off with an ...

13 Cheap Back To School Shopping Tips

It seems like only yesterday we were leaving all thoughts of school behind, turning on the summer tunes and hitting the beach. Where did the time go? Now I need to get the kids ready for heading back to school!?!? Yep, it’s that time again! Time to hit the books, ...

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