Posted on 05 December 2012.
Officials and citizens looked at a map of the proposed HOT lanes north of Charlotte at a May workshop at Cornelius Town Hall. (David Boraks/CorneliusNews.net)
By DAVID BORAKS
The state Department of Transportation’s proposal to adopt toll lanes to help finance a widening of I-77 north of Charlotte continues to draw attention in north Mecklenburg, in public and private settings. A divided Cornelius Town Board again this week declined to take a public position against the idea. And next week, the North Meck Republican Women will host a meeting Tuesday that will feature an outspoken critic of toll lanes.
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Posted in Business, Calendar, Cornelius, Davidson, Huntersville, Mooresville, Planning & Development, Politics, Public works
Posted on 27 August 2012.
Andrew Murray, Mecklenburg County district attorney
Andrew Murray, Mecklenburg County’s district attorney, will be the guest speaker at a meeting of the North Mecklenburg Republican Women on Tuesday, Sept. 11.
The dinner, which is open to men and women, begins with registration at 6 p.m. at NorthStone Club, 15801 NorthStone Drive, Huntersville. The buffet dinner begins at 6:30 p.m. Read the full story
Posted in Calendar, Politics, Public safety
Posted on 29 May 2012.
HUNTERSVILLE – The North Mecklenburg Republican Women will welcome radio talk show host Frank Roche as their keynote speaker June 12. Mr. Roach’s show airs on Rush Radio, 106.1 FM, and he has been called “talk radio’s chief economist.” He also ran in the 2012 primary race for Republican nominee for N.C. State Treasurer, but did not win. Read the full story
Posted in Cornelius, Davidson, Events, Huntersville, Politics
Posted on 26 March 2012.
HUNTERSVILLE - N.C. Supreme Court Justice Paul Martin Newby will be the keynote speaker at the North Mecklenburg Republican Women’s dinner meeting Tuesday, April 10, at NorthStone Club, 15801 NorthStone Drive in Huntersville. All men and women are invited.
Elected in 2004, Justice Newby is seeking re-election in November 2012. Read the full story
Posted in Cornelius, Davidson, Election 2012, Huntersville
Posted on 31 January 2012.
Two members of the N.C. House of Representatives will visit local GOP groups in February. House Speaker Thom Tillis (R-Cornelius) will be the keynote speaker at the North Mecklenburg Republican Women’s dinner meeting Feb. 13, and Rep. Ruth Samuelson (R-Charlotte), who is the Majority Whip, will be the keynote speaker at the MeckGOP Lincoln Lunch Feb. 15. See below for details. Read the full story
Posted in Huntersville, Politics
Posted on 29 December 2011.
HUNTERSVILLE - The North Mecklenburg Republican Women welcome business consultant and author Dr. Timothy Daughtry as the keynote speaker at their Jan. 10 dinner meeting at NorthStone Club, 15801 NorthStone Drive, Huntersville.
A clinical psychologist, Dr. Daughtry uses principles from the behavioral sciences to demonstrate differences between liberal and conservative character and worldviews. His presentation at the NCGOP Convention in June drew high praise, according to NMRW organizers. Read the full story
Posted in Huntersville, Politics
Posted on 21 November 2011.
HUNTERSVILLE – Republican candidate for N.C. Lieutenant Governor Dan Forest will be the keynote speaker at the North Mecklenburg Republican Women’s dinner meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 13 at NorthStone Club, 15801 NorthStone Drive. Dr. Mike Beitler, who is running for N.C. Secretary of State, also will speak at the event. Read the full story
Posted in Events, Huntersville, Politics
Posted on 30 September 2011.
HUNTERSVILLE – The North Mecklenburg Republican Women group (NMRW) invites community members to its third annual “Pig Pickin’ and Politickin’” GOP rally and dinner Oct. 11 at NorthStone Club in Huntersville.
The evening is an opportunity for people to meet local candidates, to pick up yard signs and to volunteer before early voting begins Oct. 20. Read the full story
Posted in Election 2011, Huntersville, Politics