Posted on 15 December 2014.
Posted in Business, Huntersville
Posted on 02 December 2014.
Doug Curley, left, and Mark Fisher loaded a truck at Food Lion in downtown Cornelius Tuesday with 1,000 boxes of food and 1,000 cans of tuna. The food is bound for local food programs. (David Boraks/CorneliusNews.net)
By DAVID BORAKS
Several years ago, business owners Doug Curley and Mark Fisher decided to give back at the holidays, buying food boxes for the needy from the Food Lion grocery in downtown Cornelius.
The first year, they bought 100 of the store’s $5 “Holidays Without Hunger” boxes, which went to local food banks and charities in Food Lion’s 1,100-store territory from the Carolinas to Pennsylvania. Read the full story
Posted in Business, Cornelius, Downtown and old Cornelius, Life in Cornelius, Nonprofits, Photo of the Day, Photo of the Day
Posted on 20 November 2014.
Asst. Town Manager Andrew Grant speaks to business owners at Prosciuttos about the ongoing work at Exit 28 (Jonathan Cox/CorneliusNews.net)
By JONATHAN COX
Owners of Exit 28-area businesses crowded Prosciutto’s Pizza off Torrence Chapel Road Wednesday night to discuss how to lure back customers, now that lanes are open again after the NCDOT’s $5.4 million interchange reconstruction project. In a discussion that ranged from relaxing town sign rules to winning positive media attention to devising new promotions, they talked about how to recover after a difficult summer.
Most importantly, they said businesses need to cultivate a positive image for the Exit 28 area in the wake of negativity and complaints about traffic at the interchange. Read the full story
Posted in Business, Cornelius, Downtown and old Cornelius, Exit 28 area, Living with Growth, Planning & Development, Town Hall, Transportation
Posted on 28 October 2014.
Posted in Business, Concord
Posted on 15 October 2014.
Posted in Business, Cornelius, Deaths
Posted on 09 October 2014.
Posted in Business, Cornelius