ST. LOUIS – Ronda Wright finds it a bit poetic that she hung on to her 127-year-old St. Louis home five years after transferring to Texas. After all, it once sheltered writer Maya Angelou. A little more than a year ...Read More »
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Renters can pull a J. Wellington Wimpy when it comes to paying the landlord. Dilly-dalliers, for example, rely on unsigned or bounced checks, incurring fees to stall management’s reckoning. Then there are the excusers. According to the website thelpa.com, tenants ...Read More »
NEW YORK – Prosecutors are investigating the procurement process behind a contract awarded to Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones’ company to operate the World Trade Center’s observation deck. Prosecutors from the office of Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance Jr. ...Read More »
Another consequence of the foreclosure crisis is higher blood pressure. A research study published in the American Heart Association’s journal “Circulation” found that living close to a foreclosed home can increase a person’s chance of developing high blood pressure. While ...
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CHARLOTTE – Evidently last year’s power struggle at the airport didn’t have any impact on the number of planes arriving and departing Charlotte Douglas International Airport. The latest report from the Airports Council International said Charlotte Douglas was the seventh-busiest ...Read More »
It seems some people in Greensboro are finding humor in what most Charlotteans regard as a blemish on the Queen City’s reputation, namely former Mayor Patrick Cannon’s arrest for alleged corruption. A new digital billboard prominently displayed on Greensboro’s Battleground ...Read More »