When is it time to buy a new car?

Have you ever owned a car that seemed to spend more time in the garage getting fixed than in your garage at home? As...

Is your car ready for summer vacation – Part 2

Last week we looked at the importance of a safety check before going out on the road.  This week we touch on some additional...

Is your car ready for summer vacation – Part 1

Finally, summer is here! The kids are back from college and the younger ones will be done in June. It's time to start planning...

Improving gas mileage and saving some green

The way you drive can make a huge difference in your gas mileage. You have heard of the tortoise and the hare? If you...

What Do I Do if I Have a Corroded Battery

 What is corrosion? Corrosion is battery acid that has seeped from the battery. There are two types of corrosion you may see on a battery...

How do you make sure you get the best service from your auto repair...

Read your owner’s manual and follow the recommended services. The owner's manual has repair recommendations for a reason. If anyone knows what kind of repairs...

Spark Plugs, what are they and what do they do?

Chances are this morning, you fired up a gasoline car, and if you did, congrats! You are the owner of happy and healthy spark...

Spring Showers can bring challenging driving conditions, is your car ready?

Did you know it rains about 70 days a year in Charlotte? That’s almost 20% of the year! Is your car prepared to face...

Keeping children safe around cars – Part 2

Last week we covered some basics regarding keeping children safe around cars.  This week we continue with some more tips to ensure safety. Don’t...

Keeping children safe around cars- Part 1

The importance of keeping kids safe when around or in a car is a story we’ve all heard a thousand times. It may have...

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Patriots open with win over North Mecklenburg

The 2019 football season for Independence opened Monday evening at North Mecklenburg High School after the game was rained out the previous Friday night. The...

How to Put your Home Equity to Work!

Home Equity is the portion of your property that you truly own, this can be calculated simply by subtracting the amount of money you...

Stallions bounce back with 4-1 win

The Queen's Grant Stallions picked up their first victory of the young season with a 4-1 dominating win over Corvian Community School in a...

Is a Recession Coming? Where Will You See it First?

Many economists believe a recession is coming, eventually. Part of their reason for believing this is due to the ten straight years of economic...

Stallions lose home soccer opener 3-1

The Queen's Grant men's soccer team lost the home opener to kick-off the season to  Greater Cabarrus in a non-conference contest. Greater Cabarrus scored first...

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Patriots open with win over North Mecklenburg

The 2019 football season for Independence opened Monday evening at North Mecklenburg High School after the game was rained out the previous Friday night. The...

Stallions bounce back with 4-1 win

The Queen's Grant Stallions picked up their first victory of the young season with a 4-1 dominating win over Corvian Community School in a...

Stallions lose home soccer opener 3-1

The Queen's Grant men's soccer team lost the home opener to kick-off the season to  Greater Cabarrus in a non-conference contest. Greater Cabarrus scored first...

ECU dental student from Charlotte will spend a year at the National Institutes of...

Omar Glover, a fourth-year dental student at the East Carolina University School of Dental Medicine, has been selected to attend the National Institutes of...

We Have Been There – Part 2

Our first resort will be Oasis Grand, Quntana Roo, Cancun, Mexico. This is a family resort. Despite any ads you may see, they do...