How to Find Factory Recommended Maintenance Schedules When Your Owner’s Manual is Missing –...

If you’ve been in the market for a used car or currently own one, you know that sometimes what you get isn't complete. Floormats...

The Four Dollar Amounts You Need to Know for Your State Inspection – Part...

$30.00 - Safety and Emissions Test - This is likely what you’re getting. Currently, this applies to vehicles built from 1996-2016, and vehicles built...

The Four Dollar Amounts You Need to Know for Your State Inspection – Part...

State Inspections are one of the quickest services you can receive at an auto shop. You’re in and out somewhere around 10 to 30...

Clean Your Car Right

Spring is here! Blue skies, green grass and… green cars. Pollen is everywhere, including the inside of your car. That’s not even mentioning all...

What Matters When Picking Oil? Part 5

Lastly, let's look at extended mileage oils. Perhaps you’ve seen the Mobil 1 advertisement on TV where a tiny Kevin Harvick stands on top...

What Matters When Picking Oil? Pt. 4

Let’s start with the most common debate - conventional and synthetic. Conventional oil is dinosaur oil. This is the stuff found in the ground...

What Matters When Picking Oil? Part 3

Miss the other parts of this story? Head over to minthilltimes.com for the entire history of The Car Care Corner. So why does your owner's...

What Matters When Picking Oil? – Part 2

Last week, we talked a bit about the science behind Oil.  Today, we're continuing on that. Formula is the most important thing when buying oil. ...

What Matters When Picking Oil? Pt. I

Buying oil used to be simple - find what oil you need, go to the parts store and buy it. Today, things are a...

Why the vehicle market is moving away from cars – Part 3

Last week, we continued our discussion about the facts vs. the myths of the death of sedans.Today, we’ll talk about the repercussions. Of the Big...

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Spirited Back to School Pep Rally

The Town of Mint Hill in coordination with Independence High School hosted the 3rd Annual Back to School Pep Rally at Veterans Memorial Park...

Celebrating the life of Lee Dingle

On July 18, an unthinkable tragedy occurred on Oak Island.  Thirty-seven year old father of six Lee Dingle was playing in the ocean with...

Homeschooling Pros and Cons (Part 2)

In last week’s column, I discussed the growing popularity of homeschooling, as well as some benefits and drawbacks of homeschooling from my perspective as...

Family fun around town

Thursday, August 22 Family Story Time will be held at the Mint Hill Library at 11:15 a.m. Friday, August 23 The Charlotte Knights will take on Norfolk...

Vintner’s Hill welcomes new owners

Transplanted to Concord, NC, thirteen years ago from Florida, Howard and Michelle Hitchcock began traveling to Mint Hill more frequently when Publix opened a...

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Spirited Back to School Pep Rally

The Town of Mint Hill in coordination with Independence High School hosted the 3rd Annual Back to School Pep Rally at Veterans Memorial Park...

Celebrating the life of Lee Dingle

On July 18, an unthinkable tragedy occurred on Oak Island.  Thirty-seven year old father of six Lee Dingle was playing in the ocean with...

Vintner’s Hill welcomes new owners

Transplanted to Concord, NC, thirteen years ago from Florida, Howard and Michelle Hitchcock began traveling to Mint Hill more frequently when Publix opened a...

Chamber of Commerce announces “Best of Mint Hill” photo contest winners

On Tuesday, August 13, members of Mint Hill’s Chamber of Commerce gathered at 1st Choice Properties to honor the winners of Mint Hill’s first Hometown...

Chick-fil-A holds meeting on new store location proposal in Mint Hill

Chick-fil-A recently held a public meeting regarding their proposal to bring a store to Mint Hill over the next 12-18 months. The timeline is...