CHARLOTTE – Do you often have trouble falling asleep or staying asleep? Well the city of Charlotte has just the thing for you. Next time you find yourself tossing and turning in bed, unable to fall asleep, just visit this ...Read More »
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CHARLOTTE – About a week after the Charlotte City Council gave its stamp of approval – and more than $2 million – for Electrolux to expand its North American headquarters in the University Area, the Mecklenburg Board of County Commissioners ...
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Honest-1 Auto Care, a national automotive-repair chain, has revealed that the company plans to add 10 to 15 new stores in the Greater Charlotte area. Eric Renniger, a region developer, was recently hired by the company to bring the locations ...Read More »
A resurgent single-family housing market and booming apartment market paved the way for a 4.8 percent increase in national construction spending in 2013, according to a report from the Associated General Contractors of America. Spending increased only 0.9 percent in ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – Officials at Charlotte Douglas International Airport, along with the city, have released a request for qualifications from firms interested in working with the city as a designer on architectural and engineering design projects at the airport until 2018. ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – Carolina Theatre has hosted its share of film screenings over the years. Built in 1927, Carolina Theatre holds the corner of North Tryon and Sixth streets and was uptown Charlotte’s movie palace, replete with chandeliers, ornate plaster work ...Read More »
In echoing a remark President Barack Obama made in his State of the Union address, Stephen Sandherr, CEO of the Associated General Contractors of America, is urging Congress to pass two bills that are of high importance to the national ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE – The writing has been on the yet-to-be-built wall for the last couple of years. After a tough time during the Great Recession, construction firms have returned to their feet and are rebuilding the business that was lost during ...
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CHARLOTTE – Between December 2012 and December 2013, the Charlotte metro area added more than 3,000 construction jobs, while North Carolina as a whole lost 3,700 jobs, according to a new report from the Associated General Contractors of America. In ...Read More »