Duke Energy Corp. and Progress Energy today filed applications with the North Carolina Utilities Commission, asking for approval for a merger the companies announced in January. Charlotte-based Duke and Raleigh-based Progress would become the largest electric utility in the U.S. if the ...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 »
United Methodist Agency for the Retarded will open an $175,000 independent living home in Cornelius. The facility on Zion Avenue will teach residents life skills, such as how to make a home budget and cook healthy meals, so they can be ...Read More »
Bank of America Corp. today said its board of directors has authorized dividends on preferred stock. The Charlotte-based company has declared: • a quarterly cash dividend of 38 cents per depositary share on the 6.204 percent Noncumulative Preferred Stock, Series ...
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Partners In Care today said it has changed its name to Partners In Care of the Carolinas. The Charlotte-based in-home caregiving company said the change better reflects the company’s North and South Carolina service area. The company also updated its logo ...Read More »
In 2005, the state Division of Water Quality slapped Karla Knotts and her husband’s Pineville-based real estate brokerage company, Knotts-Greylock, with a $57,816 fine. The basis for the fine: A tire rut in their Greylock subdivision development in Matthews. In ...
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Charlotte-based Celgard, a subsidiary of Ballantyne-based Polypore International, has announced four expansions at its plants since August 2009, with the most recent expansion announced last month. In the latest expansion, Celgard, which makes parts for lithium-ion batteries, will invest $65 ...Read More »
Campus Crest Communities said it has hired Robert Dann as an executive vice president and division president of Campus Crest Real Estate Management and Campus Crest Development. The appointment is effective April 18. Most recently, Dann was president of CSM Lodging in Minneapolis. Charlotte-based Campus ...
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