Barbara Christensen, 72, looks out her eighth-floor window in the Sir Walter Apartments as an opening act performs Thursday at the Hopscotch Festival in City Plaza in downtown Raleigh on Sept. 4, 2014. Christensen and some of the residents at Sir Walter are concerned about the noise that Hopscotch and other concerts bring.
Barbara Christensen, 72, looks out her eighth-floor window in the Sir Walter Apartments as an opening act performs Thursday at the Hopscotch Festival in City Plaza in downtown Raleigh on Sept. 4, 2014. Christensen and some of the residents at Sir Walter are concerned about the noise that Hopscotch and other concerts bring. tlong@newsobserver.com
Barbara Christensen, 72, looks out her eighth-floor window in the Sir Walter Apartments as an opening act performs Thursday at the Hopscotch Festival in City Plaza in downtown Raleigh on Sept. 4, 2014. Christensen and some of the residents at Sir Walter are concerned about the noise that Hopscotch and other concerts bring. tlong@newsobserver.com

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