John Woodward entered the building industry eight years ago when Charlotte’s population was booming. Seduced by the influx of residents, Woodward became a licensed contractor and started a small residential construction company, Woodward Builders, in Charlotte. “There was construction on ...Read More »
Kay Killian, an assistant district attorney in Lincoln County, first became interested in protecting it from future development in the mid-1990s when she served on the Catawba Lands Conservancy’s board of directors. As an only child in a family that ...Read More »
Corporate Traffic today said that it has opened an office in Charlotte, the company’s only satellite operation outside of its Jacksonville, Fla., headquarters. The office, at 1515 Shopton Road, opened March 1 with three employees, but a spokesman said the company plans ...
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STATESVILLE — Police in Statesville have charged an 83-year-old man who worked as a greeter at Walmart with attempting to rob his own store. Police say George Plane Jr. of Mooresville was working Sunday night when he went to his ...Read More »
Colonial Properties Trust said it has purchased the Colonial Grand apartment complex in Cornelius for $23.4 million. In a press release, the Birmingham, Ala., real estate investment trust said the 236-unit Class A apartment community is in the “high-end submarket of Cornelius near Lake ...Read More »
The Charlotte Mecklenburg Coalition for Housing. The Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority. The Residential Rental Property Review Board. Those are among 19 boards, committees and other panels with vacancies that the Charlotte City Council will make nominations for April 11. The positions ...Read More »
Cincinnati-based Total Quality Logistics announced last month that it has opened a satellite sales office in Charlotte and plans to hire 75 employees through 2012. The 75 employees are on top of 18 who already work in the SouthPark office, according ...Read More »
They’re two of the biggest buildings — and competitors — in Charlotte. NASCAR Plaza and Ally Center were built in the same year, 2009, and the two uptown properties contain a total of 755,000 square feet of office and retail ...
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The CEO of Beazer Homes will pay $6.5 million to reimburse the company for bonuses and stock profits he received while the company was committing accounting fraud, the Securities and Exchange Commission said. The SEC said a settlement was reached Thursday with Ian ...Read More »
CHARLOTTE — With the American labor movement newly energized by its most serious threat in years, the Democratic Party’s decision to hold its 2012 convention in the least union-friendly state is causing friction with a key constituency. The Democratic National ...Read More »