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Chamber outlines goals for 2016 (access required)

Former University of North Carolina President Erskine Bowles accepted the 2015 Citizen of the Carolinas Award at the Charlotte Chamber’s Annual Meeting. Photo courtesy Chuck Eaton Photographers

Incoming Charlotte Chamber Chairman Ned Curran told some 1,700 members of Charlotte’s business community Tuesday night that job creation, passing bond packages and coordinating an economic-development strategy will be the chamber’s priorities in the coming year. Curran, who also is ...

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Swisher Hygiene, accountant charged in fraud (access required)


The office of the U.S. Attorney for the Western District of North Carolina has filed criminal charges against Swisher Hygiene Inc. and a former senior-level corporate accounting employee in connection with accounting fraud. Charlotte-based Swisher is a publicly traded company ...

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