The following e-mail from first Lady Michelle Obama to Brad Woodhouse, spokesman for the Democratic National Committee, was forwarded this morning from the DMC. Brad – I am thrilled to make sure you are the first to hear some very exciting news. ...Read More »
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Charlotte will be the host city for the 2012 Democratic National Convention, the Democratic National Committee said today, ending months of speculation in the Queen City. The city beat out St. Louis, Minneapolis and Cleveland for the 46th DMC, an event expected to ...
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Charlotte-based First Trust Bank today said it had a net loss of $2.3 million, or 48 cents a share, for the fourth quarter of 2010. Also today, the bank reported a loss of $3.9 million, or 81 cents a share, for 2010. ...Read More »
The North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles has extended the deadline for applications to operate a license plate agency in the Charlotte area. Applications are due March 1. The current lease for the agency has expired and is open for ...Read More »
The Institute For Trade and Transportation Studies has chosen Charlotte for its annual meeting. The three-day regional meeting on freight transportation will be held Feb. 9-11 at Charlotte Marriott City Center, 100 W. Trade St. ITTS is headquartered in New ...Read More »
Charlotte-based Nucor Corp. today said it has been awarded an air-quality permit for an iron-making facility it has planned for Louisiana, paving the way for construction to start. The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality issued the permit for the project, which ...Read More »
Charlotte has been ranked as having the best business climate in a survey of U.S. site selectors, beating Atlanta, Chicago and other major cities. The results of the survey, conducted by New York-based Development Counsellors International, were released today. The survey, which ...
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The town of Matthews said it is accepting applications for positions on its planning board, which makes recommendations on zoning cases, proposed subdivisions and land-use plans to the town’s commissioners. The board meets on the fourth Tuesday of every month. ...Read More »