Can you control your air conditioner from your phone?

I think that if I told my grandfather that I will be able to “teleport” a document via a computer he would have laughed...

Pool Safety

School is out and summer is here! Summertime means pool time for my kids and me. When it’s too hot to do anything else,...

Family fun around town

Thursday, June 6 Family Story Time will be held at Mint Hill Library at 11:15 a.m. The Charlotte Knights will take on Louisville at 7:04 p.m....

Getting a handle on credit

We get a lot of questions, many from very seasoned buyers who have purchased several homes.  If you have a question, please email cconlon@afncorp.com...

An all-women team in the OR? First I was shocked, then empowered

By Kristen Barnhardt Only 19% of surgeons are women, but change is coming As I walked onto my college’s campus for freshman orientation, I wanted to be...

Get To Know The Owner

I come from humble beginnings. I was raised by a single mom. We moved every year when the lease was up. I remember going...

Protecting what matters the most to people – Part 1

This is the first installment of a series to raise awareness of the “value” that the Insurance Industry provides for both Individual and Commercial...

Galapagos Islands – Part 2

Marine Life The Galapagos Marine Reserve is an underwater wildlife spectacle with abundant life ranging from corals to sharks to penguins to marine mammals. No...

Cameras and Gear

Cameras in General; Many people today believe that their camera phone is good enough for most photography, and they have no need to buy a...

Mortgage Matters with Chris & Bob

We get a lot of questions, many from very seasoned buyers who have purchased several homes.  If you have a question, please email cconlon@afncorp.com...

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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...