Two Charlotte-area companies are suing two other companies after a plan to develop several residential projects turned sour. The lawsuit is asking for nearly $100,000 in damages, as the plaintiffs claim their would-be partners failed to live up to their ...Read More »
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Kannapolis officials are expected to move forward this month on demolishing what has been deemed one of the area’s worst eyesores. Ben Warren, planning and zoning director for the city, which is in Cabarrus and Rowan counties, said the City Council ...Read More »
Mooresville will start renovations and repairs next week on a former gymnastics school that the town is turning into a community center. The town purchased The Gym Co. in December for $803,762, and because the building was in foreclosure the ...Read More »
Age: 42 Lives in: Cornelius Family: wife, Andrea; children, Samantha, 4, Barry, 2 Education: bachelor’s degree in international relations, Tufts University, Medford, Mass.; master’s degree in finance and strategy, University of Rochester, Rochester. N.Y. During the summer, boaters come out ...Read More »
In February, Daren Vincent closed his Real Eyes Bookstore in NoDa and moved the business to a few blocks down the street. But he didn’t just change location. He changed what the business sells, too. In addition to new and used ...Read More »
With bookstore Borders holding going-out-of-business sales around the country, it seems to be a reason for mom-and-pop bookstores in Charlotte to celebrate. But Borders’ demise does not guarantee that smaller bookstores will be in the money. Rather than celebrate, most ...
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Charlotte’s next big competitor for skilled workers might be coming from deep in the heart of Texas. When it comes to cities economic developers here are paying attention to, Austin, more than 1,100 miles away, is on the list as ...
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When David Walters looks at Charlotte’s growth, he sees haphazardness everywhere. A resident of Charlotte since 1990, the professor of architecture at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte said he has watched the city take shape with little rhyme ...Read More »