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Cornelius business owners charged with stealing $11M from clients - Wed, 29 Oct 2014
By JONATHAN COX CorneliusNews.net CHARLOTTE – A federal grand jury has indicted two men who operated a Cornelius payroll service on charges they stole more than $11 million from 113 clients over the past six years. Prosecutors allege the men used the money to pay for strip clubs, alcohol, and jewelry, while concealing the theft […]
Concord battery plant to hire up to 2,500 in next few years - Tue, 28 Oct 2014
CONCORD - A Swiss startup company has big plans for the former Philip Morris International factory in Concord: Producing high-tech battery systems for wind and solar power. State officials were in Concord Tuesday as Alevo Group unveiled its plans at the former cigarette plant. The company said the $1 billion plant will employ 500 by the end of 2015. It could grow to 2,500 jobs in the next few years, and as many as 6,000 as business grows.
Bayne Brewing ‘nano brewery’ coming to W. Catawba - Tue, 28 Oct 2014
Five years ago, the beer landscape looked a lot different than it does today. The same can be said of the streetscape in Cornelius. Change is good, and for beer lovers and residents truer words may not have been spoken. Never was I more excited recently than to see Bayne Brewing Company's sign on West Catawba Avenue,