Posted on 11 April 2014.
Posted on 08 April 2014.
By DAVID BORAKS
Cornelius commissioners voted 5-0 Monday night to create a new Pre-Development Review Committee that will guide developers before they file applications for new projects. The board also agreed to let Modern Nissan on US 21/Statesville Road expand its car lot. And commissioners endorsed a deal with NC Department of Transportation to repair Jetton Road.
The board also approved spending $11,000 in donated funds on improvements at the Cornelius Animal Shelter on Meridian Street. And they heard about plans for an average 4 percent rate increase beginning July 1 for customers of the town-owned ElectriCities electric utility.
The meeting also included a closed session, to consider a possible real estate acquisition and unspecified contractual matters. Read the full story
Posted on 02 December 2013.
Saturday brought a crowd to downtown Cornelius, for performances and a Santa visit at Town Hall, and a ‘Tawba Walk art crawl along Catawba Avenue and at the Oak Street Mill. A ceremony at dusk lit the tall Christmas tree behind Town Hall, signaling the start of the holiday season in Cornelius. Read on for a list of other events coming up in and around Cornelius, including pictures with Santa Friday at the Cornelius Arts Center, a YMCA Breakfast with Santa and the North Mecklenburg Christmas Parade Saturday.
Saturday’s ‘Tawba Walk was the sixth arts and music festival of its kind in downtown Cornelius over the past two years. It included local art and craft vendors selling their wares, as well as booths promoting local businesses. Bands performed all afternoon in the parking lot of the Oak Street Mill, and there were food trucks as well. Read the full story
Posted on 26 November 2013.
This Saturday, Nov. 30, will be a festive afternoon and evening in downtown Cornelius, with a Town Hall tree lighting and festival and another in the ongoing series of ‘Tawba Walk art crawls. Afternoon activities at the Light Up Cornelius festival from 2-6pm on the Town Hall lawn include a visit from Santa, carriage rides, arts and crafts, entertainment and holiday shopping. Read the full story
Posted on 15 October 2013.
Cornelius Parks, Arts, Recreation & Culture presents “LaketoberFest” Saturday, Oct. 19, at Bailey Road Park.
Gates open at 4pm for an afternoon of live music, art vendors, children’s activities, food trucks, beer tasting and more. The event wraps up with an Eagles tribute band, followed by fireworks. Read the full story
Posted on 08 October 2013.
Dozens of dogs and their owners attended the 13th Annual All American Dog Show at Bailey Road Park last Saturday to compete in categories such as Best Dressed, Cutest Senior, Best Coat, Cutest Puppy, Best Spots, Most Ear-Resistible Ears, Best Puppy Dog Eyes, Best Trick, Best Kisser, Most Unique Tail and All American Dog. See a story and photos in PETS & ANIMALS»
Posted on 03 October 2013.
The 13th Annual All American Dog Show presented by North Mecklenburg Animal Hospital is scheduled Saturday, Oct. 5, 5-8pm, at Bailey Road Park, 11536 Bailey Road, Cornelius. The event includes dog competitions and a Dog Art Show by students at Bailey Middle School. Details in PETS & ANIMALS»
Posted on 15 September 2013.
By DAVID BORAKS
A beautiful night brought a crowd to downtown Cornelius Friday night for the fifth in a series of ‘Tawba Walk Music & Arts Festivals, organized by the Cornelius Cultural Arts Group (CCAG) and Bella Love Inc. The evening included everything from art exhibit openings to food trucks to artist’s booths in the area around Town Hall and the Oak Street Mill. Read the full story
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