After receiving a letter this week from the North Carolina attorney general asking the company to suspend foreclosures, Charlotte-based Bank of America today said it will stop foreclosure sales in all 50 states. “Bank of America has extended our review ...Read More »
The Charlotte Area Transit System said it will hold five public meetings this month to gather community input to be used in developing the 2013-18 Countywide Transit System Plan. The plan serves as a guideline for CATS in determining what ...Read More »
Charlotte has received $16.9 million in State Street Aid funding from the North Carolina Department of Transportation, the largest amount given to 508 total municipalities across the state. Funds from State Street Aid, also known as the Powell Bill Fund, ...Read More »
Age: 36 Family: wife, Reagan; children, Brayden, 5, Camden, 2 Education: bachelor’s degree in business administration in accounting from Central Michigan University After Matt Stille graduated in December 1997 from Central Michigan University, he had had enough of Michigan’s winters. “Quite frankly, ...Read More »
A look at happenings in local government Commission votes down immigration proposal The Mecklenburg Board of County Commissioners on Monday voted down a proposal by Commissioner Bill James to request more information from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security about how ...
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Average mortgage rates dropped this week to lowest levels on record, according to Charlotte-based LendingTree. As of Tuesday, average home loan rates offered by LendingTree network lenders dropped week over week to 4.35 percent for 30-year fixed-rate mortgages, 3.81 percent ...
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An investigation by the North Carolina attorney general into the foreclosure practices of 14 mortgage lenders does not stem from complaints from North Carolina consumers, according to a spokeswoman for the attorney general. On Wednesday, Attorney General Roy Cooper announced ...
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Facing a record enrollment of about 25,000 students for the fall semester and $7 million in state budget cuts, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte is once again holding a race/walk to provide financial assistance to students. The university ...Read More »
Across the nation, there has been a movement toward the development of electric smart grids. The grids allow utility customers to track and manage energy use on a near real-time basis, giving the customer an opportunity to decrease power use ...
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Morgan Ramsey’s longtime love affair with NASCAR ended badly. He grew up in Ridgeway, Va., just a few miles from the Martinsville Speedway and started going to races when he was 8. Family outings often consisted of traveling to regional ...
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