In response a story about Charlotte’s unemployment rate climbing to 11.2 percent in May, reader Tom Brasse had this to say: “The rise isn’t due to any layoffs from the City. I wonder if we will see any sort of concern or ...Read More »
Real estate developer Crescent Resources said it starts construction today on a $50 million apartment project in Raleigh. Gallery at Cameron Village, at Clark Avenue and Oberlin Road, will feature 282 apartments and 16,000 square feet of retail space, Charlotte-based ...
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The Charlotte-area unemployment rate rose in June to 11.2 percent from 10.4 percent in May, according to preliminary statistics released today from the Employment Security Commission of North Carolina. Charlotte was not alone; unemployment rates increased in 91 of the ...
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Plans for a new Harris Teeter at The Plaza and Central Avenue have received the go-ahead from the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Planning Commission’s zoning committee. On Wednesday, the committee recommended approval of the rezoning request of 3.2 acres from business district (B-2 ...Read More »
Tests of raw milk samples from York, S.C.-based Tucker Adkins Dairy have come back negative for the bacteria that causes campylobacteriosis, Food and Drug Administration spokeswoman Stephanie Yao said. Earlier this month, the FDA said it was investigating reports of people ...Read More »
When someone files a deed for a property they don’t actually own with the office of Mecklenburg County Register of Deeds David Granberry, there’s nothing Granberry can do to stop it. Granberry could know the deed is not legit, that ...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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