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Expensive bids halt Wesley Chapel park

Expensive bids halt Wesley Chapel park

WESLEY CHAPEL – Progress for Wesley Chapel’s future park, Dogwood Park, recently reached a standstill as bids for the project came in significantly over budget. Dogwood Park will be the… Read more »

Greenway key as Weddington land-use plan develops

Greenway key as Weddington land-use plan develops

WEDDINGTON – The recently completed Weddington land-use survey has given town leaders a lot to think about as they move forward on planning development for the near future. And one… Read more »

Work starts soon on Chestnut Parkway project

Work starts soon on Chestnut Parkway project

INDIAN TRAIL – Work should start in the next few weeks on a road project that could eventually be key in bringing more economic development to Indian Trail, as well… Read more »

Porter Ridge students bring Christmas to Walter Bickett

Porter Ridge students bring Christmas to Walter Bickett

INDIAN TRAIL – Members of the Porter Ridge High School Interact Club recently joined forces with the Porter Ridge High band in an effort to make Christmas a little brighter… Read more »

Resident safety key for Indian Trail in 2013

Resident safety key for Indian Trail in 2013

INDIAN TRAIL – Town leaders will have a lot of big projects to deal with in 2013, but first on Mayor Michael Alvarez’s list is public safety and renewing Indian… Read more »

Museum gets bits of the past

Museum gets bits of the past

WAXHAW – The Museum of the Waxhaws will get dozens of artifacts from the Charlotte Museum of History this month, allowing the local institute to enhance its exhibit on life… Read more »

Porter Ridge Elementary hosts international fair

Porter Ridge Elementary hosts international fair

INDIAN TRAIL – Students at Porter Ridge Elementary recently got a chance to travel to places like Egypt, Italy, Ireland and Australia – without even leaving school. The school held… Read more »

Libraries need teen volunteers

Libraries need teen volunteers

MONROE – Could the Union County Public Library system function without a group of regular teen volunteers? According to Shelley Fearn, the reader’s services librarian at the Monroe Library, the… Read more »

Waxhaw targeting quality of life improvements

Waxhaw targeting quality of life improvements

WAXHAW – Town leaders in Waxhaw say they’re moving into the new year with plans to improve overall quality of life for residents. The challenges Waxhaw faces in 2013 are… Read more »

Girls just want to have fun

Girls just want to have fun

INDIAN TRAIL – For 7-year-old Lillian Ortloff, it wasn’t about the pretty dresses, getting her makeup done or the attention. Entering the Miss Jr. Pre-Teen Charlotte/Greensboro contest was all about… Read more »

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