Hometown: Pittsburgh Age: 47 Education: bachelor’s degree in journalism, Ohio University Family: husband, Bill; children, Shealy, 14, Carson, 16 Kim McMillan knows the value of good communication, but she hasn’t spent all her time in the ivory towers of public ...Read More »
Foreclosure filings in Mecklenburg County dropped by 23 percent in April compared with a year ago, according to a report from the North Carolina Administrative Office of the Courts. There were 704 foreclosure filings in April, down from the 919 ...
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Charlotte-area home sales fell in April from the same month last year while the average sales price rose, according to the Charlotte Regional Realtor Association. There were 1,882 sales, down 15.8 percent from 2,235 in April 2010. April sales were down 1.1 percent ...
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When it comes to lengthy and convoluted planning processes, the Independence Boulevard project is one of Charlotte’s most notorious examples. And it doesn’t look like things are going to improve any time soon. Multiple public agencies are involved in the ...
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Jim Houston said he got a great deal when he bought a 3,600-square-foot house in March 2008 for $260,000. The house is in Fieldstone Farm, a subdivision in fast-growing Indian Trail, southeast of Charlotte in Union County. Houston and his ...Read More »
Babcock & Wilcox Co. today said that its subsidiary and Toshiba Corp. are joining forces to collaborate on next-generation thermal and solar technologies and explore cooperating on projects in Asia, India and other emerging markets. The subsidiary is Babcock & Wilcox Power ...Read More »
After eliminating overdraft fees last year, Bank of America is poised to bring them back. But customers will have more control over whether they pay the fees under a new Bank of America test program announced Friday by Laurie Readhead, retail segments ...Read More »