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Vendor/event opportunity at Ada Jenkins

April 8. Ada Jenkins Center’s second annual Juneteenth celebration will be, naturally, June 18. The free, community-wide event from 11:30 am to 2 pm will have vendor opportunities, in addition to performances, music and face-painting. Ten foot by 10 foot vendor spaces are available. Vendors bring their own table/tent, signage and products. Info: [email protected] by […]

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Mecklenburg new corporations: Jan. 18-Feb. 15

These businesses registered with the North Carolina Secretary of State  Cornelius 1/18/22 Modlin & Londry IX DDS PLLC, David Michael Modlin Jr., 19810 W. Catawba Ave. A1, Cornelius 1/19/22 Solution Home Buyers LLC, Jarred Fenlason, 19825-B North Cove Rd. #180, Cornelius 1/19/22 Sweetgrass Farms LLC, Jacob J. Palillo Sr., 17532 Sail View Dr., Cornelius 1/19/22 […]

TDS announces 1Gig

March 4. TDS Telecommunications is now offering 1Gig internet speeds in Mooresville, Davidson, Cornelius and Huntersville, increasing options at home and work. Rates start as low as $59.95 a month for 12 months. With more people working from home, faster speeds are necessary to ensure everyone has ample bandwidth. TDS said it has invested heavily […]

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Charles Mack Citizen Center honored by Convention South

Feb. 28. The Charles Mack Citizen Center’s recent make-over has earned the facility the “Top New or Renovated Meeting Site Award” by Convention South. The hospitality organization announced The Charles Mack Citizen Center as a winner in its magazine, Convention South, as part of the recognition. Background Over the last two years, The Charles Mack […]

US Rep. Adams hosting virtual Black History Month small business forum

Feb. 25. US Rep. Alma Adams (NC-12) will host a Virtual Black History Month Small Business Forum on Zoom. The Small Business Administration, The Institute, The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte, and Small Business Owners will share information, resources, and insight regarding entrepreneurship. Potential entrepreneurs and small business owners are encouraged to ask questions when […]

United Bankshares reports record full-year 2021 earnings

Jan. 27. United Bankshares reported earnings for the fourth quarter and the year of 2021. Earnings for the fourth quarter of 2021 were $73.9 million, compared to earnings of $92.4 million or the fourth quarter of 2020. Earnings for the year of 2021 were a record $367.7 million as compared to earnings of $289.0 million […]

Premier Sotheby’s reports NC sale prices up 18%

Jan. 14. Premier Sotheby’s International Realty (PSIR) is reporting a 40 percent increase in total sales volume in their North Carolina offices, as well as an 18 percent increase in the average sales price for the full year 2021. Company-wide, sales volume rose 51 percent year over year to $10.7 billion. With an average sales […]

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Mecklenburg new corporations: Nov. 22-Dec. 17

These businesses registered with the North Carolina Secretary of State  Cornelius 11/22/21 A.J. Real Estate Investment Group LLC, Avery Dewan Montgomery, 19755 Playwrights Way, Cornelius 11/23/21 That’s Life LLC, Lowell Alan Sanford, 9406 Cadman Ct., Cornelius 11/23/21 Two Girls Para LLC, Shanna T. Barnes, 19143 Ruffner Dr., Cornelius 11/24/21 Sam Corry Racing LLC, John Corry, […]

Mecklenburg new corporations: Oct. 21-Nov. 19

These businesses registered with the North Carolina Secretary of State Cornelius 10/21/21 2508 Spicebush Lane LLC, John Welch, 19422 Meta Rd., Cornelius 10/21/21 473 Banyan Blvd LLC, John Welch, 19422 Meta Rd., Cornelius 10/21/21 515 Murex Dr. LLC, John Welch, 19422 Meta Rd., Cornelius 10/21/21 626 S. Golf Drive LLC, John Welch, 19422 Meta Rd., […]

Kroger bringing 700 new jobs to Concord, $29 million payroll

Dec. 8. The Kroger Co. will build a high-tech customer fulfillment center in Concord that will create nearly 700 jobs over five years. The total annual payroll will be on the order of $29 million. Home delivery “The acceleration of our delivery business continues with the development of an additional customer fulfillment center, advancing our commitment […]