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Community Spotlight: Connie Cooper

Community Spotlight: Connie Cooper

Connie Cooper is the owner of Ballantyne School of Music. Find more information about the school at www.BallantyneMusic.rocks, or call 980-819-6998.   What inspired you to join Ballantyne School of… Read more »

Business Briefs: Jan. 22 to 28

Business Briefs: Jan. 22 to 28

Queen’s Feast returns Jan. 22 to 31 The winter 2016 Queen’s Feast: Charlotte Restaurant Week will run Jan. 22 to 31 and feature a record 133 restaurants in the Charlotte… Read more »

Growler USA microbrew pub to bring craft beer to Tordingdon Circle

Growler USA microbrew pub to bring craft beer to Tordingdon Circle

As the craft beer craze continues to grow in Charlotte, residents of Ballantyne and surrounding areas will soon have a new spot to frequent when they’re in the mood for… Read more »

Author brings history to life through prose

Author brings history to life through prose

Peter Golden to visit Park Road Books on Jan. 23 Critically acclaimed author Peter Golden is first and foremost a writer. “I’ve wanted to be a writer for as long… Read more »

Business Briefs: Jan. 15 to 21

Business Briefs: Jan. 15 to 21

Allen Tate realtors earn MAESTRO leadership certification Allen Tate realtors Michele Early and Diane Wolfe recently earned the MAESTRO leadership certification from Leading Real Estate Companies of the World (LeadingRE)…. Read more »

Yamaha music program reaches out to young musicians

Yamaha music program reaches out to young musicians

It’s widely believed that preschoolers and kindergarteners are like sponges, using their five senses to soak up everything around them as a means of learning more about the world. That… Read more »

2015: A Year in Review

2015: A Year in Review

A look back at the favorite feature stories of the year As a community-focused newspaper, feature stories on individuals, groups and organizations from our coverage area are an important part… Read more »

Community Spotlight: Majors Larry and Debra Broome

Community Spotlight: Majors Larry and Debra Broome

Major Larry Broome and his wife, Major Debra Broome, are the new area commanders for The Salvation Army of Greater Charlotte. The couple oversees all of the efforts of The… Read more »

Business Briefs: Dec. 31, 2015, to Jan. 7, 2016

Business Briefs: Dec. 31, 2015, to Jan. 7, 2016

Charlotte-area women-owned companies receive accolades The Charlotte-area women-owned companies SPARK Publications and Innolect, Inc. recently were recognized during The Greater Women’s Business Council’s 2015 Ladies Achieving Continuous Excellence (LACE) Awards…. Read more »

Ballantyne resident bringing healthy snacking to Charlotte

Ballantyne resident bringing healthy snacking to Charlotte

When his son began frequenting vending machines every Saturday during soccer games, Ballantyne resident Anatoliy Aginskiy discovered a lack of healthy snacking options. “My wife and I are more about… Read more »