Detroit-based Strategic Staffing Solutions, an information technology company, today said its Charlotte branch brought in the most revenue of the company’s more than 20 branches in the U.S. and Europe in 2010. In 2010, the company had earnings of $205 million.Read More »
The North Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles today said it has posted the application, standards and procedures to be used by businesses seeking certification to be a provider of ignition interlock devices. The devices are connected to a vehicle’s ignition system ...Read More »
The unemployment rate fell in the Charlotte area and Mecklenburg County from November to December, the Employment Security Commission of North Carolina said today. But the rates for Charlotte and the county still remained above the state’s December rate of ...
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The Mecklenburg Times has posted photos from today’s press conference, held in Charlotte, about the Democratic National Convention announcement. To view the photos, click here.Read More »
The University of North Carolina at Charlotte Center City, a new $50.4 million classroom building in the heart of the city’s business district, has an executive director. Jerry Coughter is former campus executive officer of George Mason University in Loudoun County, Va. Construction ...Read More »
The CMS Investment Study Group has unveiled a program that aims to generate $55 million in private funding to improve the education for Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools students in the west Charlotte corridor. Under a five-year plan, Project Leadership and Investment for Transformation will ...Read More »
The following e-mail was sent from Tim Kaine, chairman of the DMC and former governor of Virginia, to DNC members in announcing Charlotte as the host city for the 2012 Democratic National Convention. Dear Member — We had a tough choice ...Read More »
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 »
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 »