A alternative to the Dem’s health care reform

Joseph Coletti of the John Locke Foundation in Raleigh, offers up ways health care reform can empower patients without requiring a public option. The Mint Hill Times ran an editorial this week pushing for more compromise and bipartisanship in passing health care reform. Dem’s could take note of Coletti’s ideas. Read his full article after the break. Continue reading


What’s in this week’s Mint Hill Times?

Meredith wears a paisley top with skinny jeans from Plato's Closet.

Meredith wears a paisley top with skinny jeans from Plato's Closet.

It’s back to school time! But what should your kids wear that keep them stylish without emptying your pocketbook? Read this week’s Mint Hill Times to see how to stay cool for school without breaking the bank. Continue reading


Adult day program services offered to qualified vets

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Blessed Assurance Adult Day Program at 13001 Idlewild Road is currently offering Veterans an opportunity to enjoy newly added VA benefits.
Veterans who are physically and mentally challenged, who could benefit from attending a day time program that offers structured programming, socialization, meals, medical monitoring and rehabilitative services are strongly encouraged to participate. Continue reading


Armed robbery at Mint Hill Burger King

Mint Hill Police reported there was an armed robbery that occurred in the Burger King Restaurant last Sunday night at approximately 11:30 pm. Upon the officers arrival two employees stated they were just robbed at gunpoint by two unknown black female subjects inside the restaurant.

The employees stated that one suspect was wearing a wearing mask. Employees at the time of the incident were unaware of a second suspect until video surveillance showed a second suspect in the restaurant. The employees gave the following description on the subjects:

Black female, heavy set, with yellow hooded sweatshirt and red bandanna around face.

Video Surveillance showed another black female, wearing dark clothing with blue bandanna on top of head and black mask. Both suspects were wearing gloves.

The suspects were armed and took money from the restaurant and fled in an unknown direction. Mint Hill Police has no further information at this time.

Mint Hill Police are asking for assistance from anyone who may have information on this incident to contact police at 704-545-1085. After hours please contact dispatch at 704-889-2231.