This month, the NASCAR Hall of Fame turns 1, but the celebration is dampened by first-year attendance that failed to meet projections and a deficit topping $1 million. According to voters on The Mecklenburg Times’ online poll, the No. 1 ...Read More »
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Charlotte-based Hendrick Construction today said it has won the contract to build The Comedy Zone at the NC Music Factory. Hendrick declined to disclose the contract value. The Comedy Zone is the largest comedy club network in the U.S. and owns more ...Read More »
During the first weekend of May, about 1,500 people are expected to convene in Charlotte for the New South Swimming’s Long Course Invitational. The three-day event, hosted by the Charlotte-based NSS and held at the Mecklenburg County Aquatic Center in ...
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The NASCAR Hall of Fame’s security system will be in the spotlight when the Electronic Security Expo comes to Charlotte this summer. ESE attendees will learn about the system’s design and life-safety systems. The tour is scheduled for June 7.Read More »
Speedway Motorsports today declared a quarterly cash dividend of 10 cents per share of common stock. The Concord-based company said the dividend will be payable June 10 to shareholders of record at the close of business May 20. Speedway Motorsports markets ...Read More »
The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association basketball tournament set an attendance record when it was held in Charlotte last month. According to figures released today from by the Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority, the 66th annual men’s and women’s tournament had 190,000 attendees. During ...Read More »