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Seeking Business and Brand Alignment with A-Lined Consulting, LLC

There’s nothing worse than running a failing business, but what better way to make it thrive than outsourcing to an expert that is trained...

Novant Health’s newest community hospital a world class facility

Novant Health Mint Hill Medical Center is truly a first class community focused hospital facility.  The hospital administration and leadership gave the Charlotte media...

Indoor fun for rainy days

“The sun did not shine. It was too wet to play. So we sat in the house all that cold, cold wet day…So all...

The Voice of the Charlotte Independence

Matthew Wojcikewych has been the voice of the Charlotte Independence since the formation of the professional soccer club began in the local area in...

Charlotte Independence win 2-1 remain in playoff contention

The Charlotte Independence earned a huge three points with a big win over the Richmond Kickers 2-1 Saturday night in the Sportsplex at Matthews. ...

Snack Bag Suffocation

It is a staggering and sad fact that 2 - 3 reported pets are lost each week in the US to chip and other...

A Rate Hike is Coming in September. What Does That Mean for Real Estate?

According to a September 7, 2018 CNBC.com article, a strong jobs report in August 2018 is giving the Federal Reserve the green light to...

Locally Sourced, Provisions Waxhaw Provides a Little Bit of Everything

Candles and soaps, salsas and olive oils, even jewelry and t-shirts, it’s hard to put a label on Waxhaw’s Provisions, but it’s also hard...

Adoptable Pet of the Week – Johnny

Johnny is a very loving and affectionate eight month old Lab Mix.  He enjoys a yard to run in and long walks.  Johnny is already neutered,...

What are Body Treatments?

Skin Sense As seasons change, your skin may become dry, flaky or even have more oil than usual. Many adults keep a broad selection of...

Emmet’s Social Table now open for lunch

Emmet’s Social Table just opened five months ago in the newly renovated “The Mill on Main” and is already expanding its dining hours to...

Local High School Football

Friday Night Results:  Week 4 Cuthbertson 19 - Kings Mountain 48 Marvin Ridge 42 - Parkland - 43 Parkwood 30 - Buford 22 Sun Valley 38 - Porter...

Featured Player of the Week is Sam Howell

The Florida State commit had another outstanding week.  Howell's performance stands out above all the rest with tremendous numbers to back up his on...

Novant Health Athletes of the Week

Cuthbertson Cavaliers Football:  Davis Walker - The senior completed 18-36 passes for 255 yards.  He averaged 14.2 yards per pass completion, tossed one touchdown with a...

To Protest, or Not to Protest

Nike has made a big splash with their choice to feature football player Colin Kaepernick in a recent ad. For anyone not familiar, Kaepernick has...

Independence hosts soccer exhibition at sportsplex

The Charlotte Independence hosted an international soccer match at the Matthews Sportsplex recently.  The match was between the Jacks and Santos Laguna, the current...

‘Pre-hab’ can make a big difference

Why ACL injuries hit girl athletes more often Meghan Vaccaro ran to defend against her soccer opponent as she'd done hundreds of times before. But the...

ONE Charlotte Health Alliance partners create scholarship program to promote career and economic advancement...

Atrium Health and Novant Health develop joint initiative to support professional growth CHARLOTTE, N.C. – August 29, 2018 – Novant Health and Atrium Health are announcing an initiative...

Adoptable Pet of the Week – Emma

Emma is a ton of fun in a pint-sized package!  She is slow to warm up, and occasionally gets nervous in new situations, but...

Aging Gracefully and Beautifully

Weekly Column: Skin Sense Remember when you thought 40 was old and 50 was ancient? When 50 arrived, did you call it the new 40?...

Five Secrets For a Stress-Free Home Purchase

Nobody wants a stressful home buying experience, though purchasing or selling a home is often rated as one of the most stressful times in...

Local High School Football

Friday Night Results - Week 3  Marvin Ridge 28 - Cuthbertson 18 Weddington 28 - Porter Ridge  12 Cuthbertson 44 - Anson 51 Cox Mill 20 - Parkwood...

Mary O’Neill’s Marks First Anniversary with Celebration of Authentic Food and Music

In another year of change and growth for Waxhaw, one restaurant has made an indelible mark on Main Street. From first glance, an Irish...

Connect with Art Experience for All in Waxhaw

Artists and art enthusiasts will gather together on Saturday, October 20th from 11 am – 6 pm at the newly refurbished Waxhaw Water Tower...

Backyard Chickens: Safe or Health Risk?

Backyard chickens and other poultry are becoming more and more popular over the last few years.  Nearly 1 percent of all U.S. households surveyed...

Novant Health Athletes of the Week

Marvin Ridge Mavericks Football: Matthew Wunder - The senior QB tossed for 260 yards completing 21-36 passes for an average of 12.4 yards per pass reception. ...

Featured Athlete of the Week

This weeks featured athlete is Davis Walker the 6'5" 200 pound senior QB performer for Cuthbertson.  The quarterback completed 27-48 passes for 318 yards...

Providence Farms Encourages Culinary and Wellness Theme for its Growing Residents

Live, work, eat and play…that’s the motto behind so many of the new apartment and condo concepts sprouting up in the area.  But none...

Fit for a Princess

More than 2,000 adoring fans lined Cuthbertson Road on August 12, from Five Stones Church to the Millbridge neighborhood.  They cheered, waved and held...

Celebrate Grandparents Day this Sunday

Compared to Mother’s Day and Father’s Day, Grandparents Day gets very little attention. Although Grandparents Day may not be as commercialized as other holidays,...