The Comedy Zone is the largest comedy club network in the U.S. It is based it Charlotte, but there hasn’t been a Charlotte location since 2007. That’s about to change. In the spring, The Comedy Zone will open a new, ...Read More »
HIGH POINT — A North Carolina judge has ruled that a law banning most kinds of video sweepstakes machines will go into effect Dec. 1. The News & Record of Greensboro reported that Guilford County Superior Court Judge Judge John ...Read More »
Capitol Bancorp is selling Community Bank of Rowan to Piedmont Community Bank Holdings in Raleigh . The sale will help to Capitol Bancorp redeploy capital to its affiliate banks, Capitol’s CEO Joseph Reid said. The transaction, which is subject to regulatory approval, is expected to ...
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Kewaunee Scientific Corp., based in Statesville, declared a quarterly cash dividend of 10 cents per share Monday. The dividend is payable Dec. 17 to stockholders as of Dec. 3. The company designs, manufactures and installs scientific and technical furniture. It has ...
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Duke Energy Corp. and Tokyo-based Itochu Corp. signed an agreement Tuesday to develop ways to reuse electric vehicle batteries. For example, the companies will look at reusing the batteries to provide power to homes and as a fast-charging source for electric vehicles. ...
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Six months after the NASCAR Hall of Fame opened, officials with the $195 million publicly funded facility say attendance has only been around 170,000 so far, despite original projections of up to 800,000 visitors in the first year. Attendance figures were presented ...Read More »
Stricter water-quality standards being considered by the state would prevent the city from recruiting new businesses or allowing others to expand if they discharge certain pollutants, according a memo and letter from Charlotte Mecklenburg Utilities to the City Council and ...
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Charlotte’s air quality is the worst in the state. The city has been ranked 10th in the 2010 Most Polluted Cities report from the American Lung Association. So for many, strengthening ozone standards should feel like a breath of fresh ...Read More »