Nickname ascribed to Charlotte that dates back to the Revolutionary War when Charlotte residents clashed with British troops. The term was originally used by General Charles Cornwallis to describe the fiery independence of Charlotteans. Although the NBA has taken away...
As used in Pittsburgh, the word means "lately" or "currently" as in "The gas prices are outrageous anymore."
October 30th, the night before Halloween; elsewhere known as "mischief night".
Savannah has earned this somewhat dubious designation, probably due to the popularity of local 'ghost tours' among tourists.
A quintessential Rhode Island treat, made with milk and coffee syrup. Believe it or not, coffee milk is in fact the official state beverage.