Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx will hold a town hall meeting Wednesday to allow the public to comment on his first year in office and ask the mayor questions. The event will be held from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at the ...
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BOONE — North Carolina small businesses and nonprofits impacted by severe winter weather a year ago have a month remaining to apply for federal low-interest loans. The U.S. Small Business Administration has issued a reminder that those who suffered economic ...
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A lawsuit has been filed on behalf of buyers of stock of Strayer Education Inc., which has campuses mainly in the South and Southeast U.S., including in Charlotte. The suit, filed in Florida, claims Strayer, which offers undergraduate and graduate ...Read More »
Mecklenburg County has awarded more construction permits for residential and commercial construction, including rehabilitation projects, in November than in the same month last year. As of Saturday, the county had issued 918 permits for projects with a total value of ...Read More »
Duke Energy said its second commercial wind project is up and running. The Kit Carson Windpower Project, which began running Nov. 19, brings Duke’s total wind-generation capacity to nearly 1,000 watts at nine U.S. wind farms, the company said. Construction at the 6,000-acre ...
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Charlotte-based LendingTree said average mortgage rates fell this week. Average rates offered by LendingTree network lenders declined to 4.55 percent for 30-year fixed-rate mortgages, 3.95 percent for 15-year fixed-rate mortgages and 3.47 percent for 5/1 adjustable-rate mortgages. On Nov. 23, ...Read More »
Charlotte-based SPX Corp. said its board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of 25 cents per common share payable Jan. 4 to shareholders of record as of Dec. 15. Earlier this month, the Ballantyne-based Fortune 500 company, which provides ...Read More »
Looking to generate some buzz for their new marketing and public relations company, Trafk Media, business partners Todd Trimakas and Matt Kokenes used chalk to create about 50 temporary ads on uptown sidewalks on Halloween. “It was a way to ...Read More »