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Novant Health Breaks Ground At Novant Health Ballantyne Medical Center

CHARLOTTE - (Feb. 25, 2021) – As part of its commitment to improving the health of communities throughout Mecklenburg County and beyond, Novant Health today...

Care & Cleaning Of Your Garbage Disposal

WAXHAW, NC - Tip #1: Run Disposal RegularlyRun your garbage disposal on a regular basis. Even if you don’t have anything to grind up,...

Pet Chiropractic Care

CHARLOTTE - In addition to regular veterinary care, dogs can also benefit from complementary therapies, such as chiropractic work. At Passionate Paws Animal Hospital,...

CPA Or Accountant?

CHARLOTTE - This coming tax season will be filled with lots of questions. Here is one that I think needs to be addressed.So, let’s get...

Mint Hill Times Athletes of the Week

MINT HILL, NC - Independence PatriotsBasketball:Jalen Hinton - The senior point guard for the Patriots finished his final season scoring 14 points, 6 steals,...

How To Declutter Your Home For An Upcoming Sale & Move

MINT HILL, NC - When you're preparing to sell your home and move, it's a good time to declutter it. A decluttered home is...

Cultivating A Winning Attitude In Our Children

MINT HILL, NC - Most parents want the very best for their children. We want our children to grow up to be self sufficient,...

Clean Your Home Inside And Out This Spring

MINT HILL, NC - When it comes to cleaning the inside of your house, spring is generally a time to tackle some of those...

A Weekly Focus On Local Business And Our Chamber Of Commerce

Updated Executive Order As we move to re-launch North Carolina and our community, please continue to be safe. Our indoor mass gathering capacity is 25...

Spring Clean With Tips From The Pros

WAXHAW, NC - Spring is almost here!  Time to think about airing out your home and cleaning it inside and out.  Our local experts...

Get To Know Your Local Farms: Hillbilly Jay’s

MINT HILL, NC - An average suburban neighborhood located a stone’s throw from Independence High School isn’t where you’d expect to buy locally grown...

Get “Jenuinely” Organized

CHARLOTTE - A woman with a natural talent for organizing, Jenifer Shaw was inspired to turn her passion into a business pursuit over two...

How To Protect Your Mental Health On Social Media  (Part 1)

CHARLOTTE - This is part of an ongoing series.Know yourself.Mental health has been a common topic in mainstream conversations for some time now. As...

Featured Player of the Week, Braylyn Milton, Independence Patriots

MINT HILL, NC - The Independence hometown senior guard is playing in a huge basketball game tonight in the third round of the state...

Sandals South Coast Times- Part 4

CHARLOTTE - We adjourned our meeting at about 4 and Barbara and I got a lifetime surprise. We were moved to a swim-out Luxury...

Protect Benefits For Children With Special Needs

MINT HILL, NC - If you have a child or other loved one with special needs due to physical or mental conditions, you face...

Independence Opens Football Season With A Loss

MINT HILL, NC - Friday night was a special kind of a night for any defensive football player because the game was played in...

Massage And Continuing Education

CHARLOTTE - I just got back from taking a class on SMRT massage techniques. The SMRT technique was created by Dawn Lewis and the...

Lady Patriots Advance To The Elite Eight

Round 1 Independence 62, Northwest Guilford 49 After having secured a twelfth-round seed in the state basketball playoffs, the Lady Patriots opened play on Tuesday with...

Dr. Benjamin Rush

CHARLOTTE - When he died in 1813, Dr. Benjamin Rush, a signer of the Declaration of Independence, was remembered as one of the three...

Local Woman Celebrates 100th Birthday

MATTHEWS, NC - Katherine Speight, a resident at Cadence at Mint Hill, celebrated her 100th birthday on February 23, 2021.  Speight marked the occasion...

Patriots Lose In Opening Round

MINT HILL, NC - Independence Patriots’ basketball season ended in the opening round of the NCHSAA state playoffs.  The number 2 seed Patriots were...

Spring Is Just Around The Corner

CHARLOTTE - As a major supplier of bulk landscape supplies I think I can speak for all material suppliers in our area when I...

Should I Run Coolant in the Winter?

CHARLOTTE - Coolant is perhaps best known for its ability to dissipate heat, so often times we'll get asked if it's necessary to run...