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A ‘hero’ comes along

A ‘hero’ comes along

Silent Images project honors everyday people, simple acts of kindness by Josh Whitener Adelaide Hansen began a recycling club in the fall with the goal of beautifying the community and… Read more »

Mint Hill Festival in foreclosure

Mint Hill Festival in foreclosure

Dollar Tree shelves plans to open there by Kara Lopp The Mint Hill Festival shopping center is in foreclosure and Dollar Tree confirmed this week the company has abandoned plans… Read more »

Beavers damaging  Col. Beatty Park

Beavers damaging Col. Beatty Park

Officials to begin trapping, killing animals soon by Mike Parks It’s time for beavers to get out of Colonel Francis Beatty Park. The Mecklenburg County Nature Preserves and Natural Resources… Read more »

Mint Hill Police vie for national ‘best dressed’ award among peers

Mint Hill Police vie for national ‘best dressed’ award among peers

by Alan Hodge Mint Hill Police could quite possibly have the best dressed officers in the country. The 34- sworn officer department has been nominated for a Best Dressed Public… Read more »

Help county track coyote sightings

Help county track coyote sightings

Mint Hill logs fewest numbers in recent weeks by Kara Lopp Are there any coyotes living in Mint Hill? Chris Matthews, natural resources manager for Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation,… Read more »

Local group provides furniture, hope to families in need

Local group provides furniture, hope to families in need

by Sarah Gilbert In its very first year, Beds for Kids, a Charlotte furniture bank, provided necessities like beds and kitchen tables to more than 100 local families in need…. Read more »

Lennar expects to leave Mint Hill’s Brighton Park community within 45 days.

Lennar expects to leave Mint Hill’s Brighton Park community within 45 days.

Since starting construction on its remaining 15, three-story town homes in the subdivision last fall, the national builder only has three unsold homes. Prices range from $152,000 to $169,000. “We’re… Read more »

Covenant Day wants to add 120 students

Covenant Day wants to add 120 students

Covenant Day School in Matthews is seeking permission from the Town of Matthews to increase its high school-student capacity to 420. The high school currently has 300 students. The school… Read more »

Agreement to fix Ashe Plantation streets

Agreement to fix Ashe Plantation streets

An agreement with the N.C. Department of Transportation could provide needed repairs to streets in Mint Hill’s Ashe Plantation subdivision. For years the subdivision’s streets have been partly maintained by… Read more »

Library hosts Teen Tech Week

Library hosts Teen Tech Week

The Charlotte Mecklenburg Library will celebrate the sixth annual Teen Tech Week March 4 to 10 with activities at area branches using this year’s national theme, “Geek Out @ Your… Read more »

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