Queen City

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Noun1.Queen City - the largest city in North Carolina; located in south central North Carolina
NC, North Carolina, Old North State, Tar Heel State - a state in southeastern United States; one of the original 13 colonies
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In the flourishing times of the Roman Empire, it was the ordinary station of the prefect of the eastern provinces; and many of the emperors of the queen city (among whom may be mentioned, especially, Verus and Valens) spent here the greater part of their time.
His wife was a domesticated, kind-hearted old soul, who had come with him, 'from the queen city of the world,' which, it seemed, was Philadelphia; but had no love for this Western country, and indeed had little reason to bear it any; having seen her children, one by one, die here of fever, in the full prime and beauty of their youth.
Address : 757 Queen City Parkway 3rd Floor, Room 323
More and more people are taking advantage of unique outdoor recreational activities and world class entertainment opportunities offered by Canalside and the Outer Harbor and I urge all visitors from across New York and beyond to experience these great Queen City attractions for themselves and see why Buffalo is a city on the move.
The facility on Queen City Avenue will allow expansion of many of the services moving there, including the Elliot 1-Day Surgery Center, Orthopaedic Surgical Specialists, General Surgical Specialists, Elliot Breast Health Center and gastroenterology and endoscopy care.
Mac Cosmetics has a few surprises up its sleeve: new brow services starting mid-September; boldest lip pencils with no undertone of blue; Ariana Grande returning as Viva Glam ambassador, the line itself releasing shimmering neutral mauve lipglass and matte orchid pink lipstick; and its first standalone store in the Queen City of the South.
The ambulatory care center will be located on the former Jac Pac site off Queen City Avenue in Manchester.
The Queen City was supposed be home for the All-Star Weekend 2017, but the league opted to move the games to New Orleans after North Carolina legislators failed to amend a controversial bill that limited protections for the Lesbians, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community.
I've spent my entire career writing about Manchester and its history," said Clayton, a Queen City native.