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Rockin’ with the King

Rockin’ with the King

by Andrew Batten If you’ve ever taken a ride down through Coulwood near Pleasant Grove and Plank roads, then you’ve undoubtedly seen the Elvis signs and memorabilia at Nancy Moore’s… Read more »

Towns to fight new fire tax

Towns to fight new fire tax

by Andrew Batten and Courtney Price When the county budget rolls out later this year, people who live outside of town limits might pay the same amount in county taxes,… Read more »

Grants to help revitalize downtown Mt. Holly

Grants to help revitalize downtown Mt. Holly

by Sarah Melton Eden Investment Group is changing the face of Mount Holly with help from the Mount Holly Community Development Foundation. In late December, the Foundation awarded façade grants… Read more »

Students to advise James Mitchell

Students to advise James Mitchell

Charlotte District 2 representative James Mitchell has developed an opportunity for ten college juniors with at least 65 credit hours to participate as his policy advisory group during his term… Read more »

Can you sing like Justin Bieber?

Can you sing like Justin Bieber?

In anticipation of the Paramount Pictures’ release of “Justin Bieber: Never Say Never,” the movie studio is holding a nationwide search for Justin Bieber’s biggest fan, entitled “Justin Bieber Wants… Read more »

ProNet Charlotte adds programs to serve displaced professionals

ProNet Charlotte adds programs to serve displaced professionals

CHARLOTTE – The Charlotte Mecklenburg Workforce Development Board has added additional resources to their ProNet Career Center, located in uptown Charlotte, to meet the growing demand of displaced and underemployed… Read more »

City announces hours for MLK Day

City announces hours for MLK Day

CHARLOTTE – City of Charlotte offices will be closed on Monday, Jan. 17, for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Charlotte Area Transit System will operate on a Saturday schedule that day…. Read more »

Apply for free neighborhood improvements

Apply for free neighborhood improvements

CHARLOTTE – The Keep Charlotte Beautiful Committee, an affiliate of Keep America Beautiful, is accepting applications for the 2011 Adopt a City Neighborhood Program. Each year, KCB committee members work… Read more »

Senior care service wins Better Business Bureau award

Senior care service wins Better Business Bureau award

CHARLOTTE – The Better Business Bureau Consumer Foundation presented the 2010 Annual Silver Torch Award to Home Instead Senior Care Charlotte. The award recognizes outstanding companies in the Charlotte and… Read more »

Community University Series: Energy Efficiency and You!

Community University Series: Energy Efficiency and You!

Community University is offering a workshop focused on Energy Efficiency and you. The Jan. 20 workshop is free and open to all Charlotte residents and those who attend have the… Read more »