Mint Hill Arts opening reception tonight

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The November 2009 art show at Mint Hill Arts will feature the smaller works of the artists. The opening reception for Small Treasures: “Good Things Come in Small Packages” is tonight from 7-9 pm. The exhibit runs through December 3. On Saturday, MHA hosts the 2009 Fall Jewelry Show from 10 am to 3 pm. The show featuring handmade, artisan jewelry crafted by its professional members.


FBI needs help identifying Hickory Grove Road bank robber

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The FBI needs your help finding the man who robbed the BB&T on Hickory Grove Road yesterday. Witnesses say a black man, with a slightHickory Grove robbery+24a mustache and facial stubble, about 5’6″ tall and about 160 pounds robbed the BB&T branch at 6021 Hickory Grove Road just before noon yesterday. He demanded money from the teller and was last seen behind the bank near the Jiffy Lube. Witnesses say he got into a late model charcoal gray Chevrolet Impala with tinted windows. If anyone has any information they are asked to call CrimeStoppers at 704-334-1600 or the Charlotte FBI at 704-377-9200.