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South End by southwest (access required)

Call it what you want, but South End, which was largely carved out of an industrial, railroad-crossed section of westernmost Dilworth in the 1990s, when people thought developer Tony Pressley might be a little nutty, is now rapidly spreading far beyond the traditional boundaries of its historic district.

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In the Publix interest: Consumers have been pushing for an N.C. presence; the grocer obliges (access required)


Mike Silvers of Highland Creek doesn't have to drive to Spartanburg, S.C., to visit a Publix grocery store. But he still has to drive across the state line, and he and many others in the state are longing for the Lakeland, Fla.-based grocer to open stores north of the border. Evidently Publix has taken heed, with three Charlotte area stores announced and many more in the pipeline.

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Publix signs lease in Mint Hill (access required)

MINT HILL – Publix continues its expansion into the Charlotte grocery market, signing a lease at a planned shopping center in this southeastern Mecklenburg County town, bringing its confirmed number of county stores to three. The Lakeland, Fla.-based grocer announced ...

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Publix coming to South End (access required)

CHARLOTTE – Publix, the Lakeland, Fla.-based grocery giant, said Thursday that it has signed a lease for a nearly 55,000-square-foot South End supermarket slated to open in late 2014. Maria Brous, spokeswoman for Publix, said that the start date for construction ...

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