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by Phil Angelo

Winners in the Choice Awards for 2018 Part 1

I LOVE this time of year. I always get calls saying” we are engaged” and looking for wedding suggestions or Honeymoon options. It is...

What’s new in Europe and Asia Part 3

Airlines are going through an evolution of choices. You may already have been a personal “victim” of pricing practices. One example is a flight...

What’s new in Europe and Asia Part 2

Viking River Cruise company has been known for the “Viking Long Ships”. Recently they foraged into the Ocean Cruise business by forming a sister...

What’s new in Europe and Asia Part 1

All the headlines in Europe this year seem to center around water. River cruising has new ships, as usual lately. This year there will...

What’s new at All Inclusive Resorts for 2019 Part 3

Close to Home on Nassau the Bahamas, the amazing new  Baha Mar Resort Complex is welcoming it’s fifth hotel with the opening of Rosewood...

What’s new at All Inclusive Resorts for 2019 Part 2

Sandals Resorts have won “Best In----” awards every year for the last 20 years. They are our go – to luxury provider in the...

What’s new at All Inclusive Resorts for 2019 Part 1

2019 will be an exciting year for those seeking something new and different. In the all inclusive world there are many exciting new builds...

What’s new 2019 MSC Seaside Part 3

The Food: Once again MSC shines here. We consistently ate in the dining room, and service was above average. The menu changed every night, with...

What’s new 2019 MSC Seaside Part 2

THE FACTS: Carrying 4,000+ passengers, Seaside ranks among the largest of the ships. Modern power plants make this vessel much more eco friendly than...

What’s new 2019 MSC seaside Part 1

Having just returned with a group of 50 off the brand new MSC Seaside, I wanted to update you with a personal report about...

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FATman Plumbing providing emergency, routine, and maintance plumbing services

When Chris Lovick pulls up to a new job in his FATman van, he says he can see the question in people’s eyes, “Is...

Fullwood Animal Hospital is Now Fear Free

Visitors to Fullwood Animal Hospital will notice some changes next time they visit.  Before entering the lobby, customers are now greeted by a basket...

Nick Kuebler and Andy Duran Selected to All-State Baseball Team

The Queens Grant Stallions baseball program continues to produce good solid baseball players under head coach Dan Kerr and the excellent coaching staff. This...

Family fun around town

Thursday, June 13 Family Story Time will be held at the Mint Hill Library at 11:15 a.m. The Kannapolis Intimidators will take on Greensboro at 7...

Put Tools in School

Our current education system is intended to place all kids on a path to college. This puts undue stress on some children. Some kids...

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FATman Plumbing providing emergency, routine, and maintance plumbing services

When Chris Lovick pulls up to a new job in his FATman van, he says he can see the question in people’s eyes, “Is...

Fullwood Animal Hospital is Now Fear Free

Visitors to Fullwood Animal Hospital will notice some changes next time they visit.  Before entering the lobby, customers are now greeted by a basket...

Put Tools in School

Our current education system is intended to place all kids on a path to college. This puts undue stress on some children. Some kids...

Mint Hill Legion Juniors split with North Lincoln 7-5, 4-3 in Doubleheader

The Mint Hill junior baseball team ages 14-17 all high school players split a doubleheader with the North Lincoln Knights by winning the opener...

Independence JROTC wins Superintendent’s Cup and Distinguished Unit Award

The Air Force JROTC program at Independence High School Unit NC-022 recently received top recognition from the Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools (CMS) Superintendent. These awards...