Lake Norman Boathouses

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I have never noticed the boathouses on Lake Norman … I’ll have to look.

Picturesque boathouses dot Lake Norman’s shores, nestled among the changing leaves on trees. The lake is also lower in the fall and winter, exposing views of the shoreline not seen otherwise.

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11.08.2010 1,000 Random Acts of Culture

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random, culture: Enjoy … and let me know if you hear about such an event in Charlotte!

Knight Foundation is funding 1,000 Random Acts of Culture over the next three years. So if you live in any of these eight cities – Akron, Charlotte, Detroit, Macon, Philadelphia, San Jose, St. Paul and Miami – be on the lookout and have your cellphones ready.

via What a Joyful Noise: 650 Singers Burst into Hallelujah as part of Random Act of Culture | Knight Arts.

10.15.2010 … A little history, a little trivia …

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resources, libraries, kudos:  Nice resource, although dated, PLCMC!  Hornets’ Nest.

random, nicknames: Can you think of any others?

The Queen City, The QC, Crown Town, and The Hornet’s Nest are all nicknames for Charlotte, North Carolina, US.

via Charlotte, NC: “The Hornet’s Nest” :: Try Handmade.