Allen Tate Realtors hosts open house festival
CHARLOTTE – Every weekend in November, Allen Tate Realtors is hosting an open house festival throughout the company’s footprint in the Carolinas. Homes listed for sale will be open in all markets.
“Open house festival is an opportunity for future home buyers to learn about the housing market and explore different types of properties and neighborhoods,” said Pat Riley, president of Allen Tate Companies.
Open houses are appealing to those who have not formally began their home search or connected with a Realtor, Riley said. They are a no-pressure opportunity to ask questions, understand the process and do some research
Novant Health reaches 1 million MyChart users
WINSTON-SALEM – Novant Health reached a milestone 1 million patients accessing its online personal health record on MyChart.
MyChart has been a key part of the Novant Health online patient experience and is a secure, online health management tool that connects patients to their personalized health record – from anywhere at any time.
Novant Health continues to add innovative features that matter to consumers like geolocation appointment check-in.
“Novant Health is committed to finding new ways to expand access to care,” said Angela Yochem, executive vice president and chief digital and technology officer. “We are excited to see so many of our patients embracing MyChart as a way to make their healthcare experience simpler and more convenient.”
Visit www.novanthealth.org/mychart for details.
Novant Health recognized for commitment to safety, quality
WINSTON-SALEM – The Leapfrog Group, a nonprofit that evaluates the safety, quality and patient experience provided by hospitals across the country, released its fall 2019 Hospital Safety Grades on Nov. 7.
The Leapfrog Group recognized Novant Health’s commitment to safety and quality by assigning its acute care facilities eight As and four Bs. Novant Health Matthews Medical Center earned an A.
“I’m proud to say this newly released data confirms our goal to significantly reduce or eliminate hospital-associated infections and improve patient safety, quality, and satisfaction,” said Dr. Eric Eskioglu, chief medical officer at Novant Health. “Over the past two scoring periods, we have reduced our hospital-associated infection rates to historic lows and we remain vigilant to providing safe, quality care to our patients.”
Sales reps honored with reaching milestones
CHARLOTTE – Outside sales professional at local Fastsigns centers were recently recognized at the 2019 FASTSIGNS Outside Sales Summit in St. Louis, Missouri.
Paula Yorick received the Gold Sales Award, which is presented to outside sales professionals who generated sales between $700,000 and $999,999 from July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019.
Phillip Broome with FASTSIGNS of Matthews-Ballantyne received the Silver Sales Award, which is presented to outside sales professionals who generated sales between $500,000 and $699,999 from July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2019.
Bonefish Grill offers free Bang Bang Shrimp to veterans
CHARLOTTE – Bonefish Grill is providing a complimentary appetizer such as Mussels Josephine, Calamari, Imperial Dip and the famous Bang Bang Shrimp for Veteran’s Day.
Active and retired service members with a valid military ID will receive the deal Nov. 11 at any Bonefish Grill location.
Nearby locations are in Charlotte (7520 Pineville-Matthews Road) and Matthews (10056 E. Independence Blvd.),
Visit www.BonefishGrill.com for details.
Metro Diner serves Southern cuisine to vets
CHARLOTTE – Metro Diner will offer 20% off to active and retired military with valid military ID on Nov. 11.
Diners can enjoy food ranging from Fried Chicken & Waffle, to the Pulled Pork Mac Stack, and the diner’s acclaimed Meatloaf Plate, which was featured on Food Network’s Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives.
Nearby locations are in Charlotte (8334 Pineville-Matthews Road) and Matthews (10412 E. Independence Blvd.).
Visit www.MetroDiner.com for details.
Carrabba’s entices veterans with calamari
MATTHEWS – Carrabba’s Italian Grill has been saluting the brave Nov. 8 to 11 with a free order of Calamari with any purchase to all veterans, active military, police officers and firefighters with a valid military ID.
All restaurants will also offer 10% off to all active and retired service members.
The closest location is 10408 E. Independence Blvd.
Visit www.Carrabbas.com for details.
Autobell gives washes to veterans
CHARLOTTE – Autobell Car Wash will offer veterans and active-duty service members a free Ride-Thru Exterior car wash, or an equivalent credit toward another wash option, at all 84 locations of Autobell in five states on Nov. 11.
“We believe it’s important to recognize and give back to those who have served and sacrificed for our country,” Chief Operating Officer Carl Howard said. “We count many veterans and active-service members among our company team members and want them to know they are greatly appreciated and always supported.”
Nearby locations are in Charlotte (9112 Monroe Road and 9110 Albemarle Road) and Stallings (15020 Idlewild Road).
Visit www.autobell.com for details.
NTB Tire & Service Centers supports military
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla – NTB Tire & Service Centers is honoring active duty, Reserve, veterans and first responders with discounts on Veterans Day.
Military families can buy a conventional oil change for $18.99, get free service on flat repair and 10% off tires, wheels and services. Discounts are available to veterans, active military and first responders not just on select holidays, but every day.
Discounts are extended to active duty and Reserves members, and their spouses, of the U.S. Air Force, Army, Navy, Marines, National Guard and Coast Guard year-round. Present a U.S. military identification at the time of purchase.
Nearby stores are in Charlotte (9451 Albemarle Road) and Matthews (9520 E. Independence Blvd.).
Jiffy Lube of Charlotte gives military discounts
CHARLOTTE – Jiffy Lube of Charlotte is honoring veterans and active-duty military by offering 25% off all services at the 14 locations on Veterans Day.
Veterans and military with proof of service may visit Jiffy Lube locations Nov. 11 in the Charlotte area to receive the discount.
“It’s our way to show support for our armed forces personnel and to reward veterans for their service and sacrifice,” said Joel Walker, chief operating officer of Charlotte-area Jiffy Lube locations.
Nearby locations include Charlotte (9710 Monroe Road) and Matthews (1201 Matthews-Mint Hill Road).
Visit www.charlottejiffylube.com for details.
Jet’s Pizza serves half-off specials
CHARLOTTE – Jet’s Pizza is celebrating Veterans Day with a deal to thank military veterans, retirees and active-duty personnel.
Veterans can buy any menu-priced pizza for 50% off Nov. 11 when they show their military ID. This deal is valid for pick-up orders only.
“At Jet’s Pizza, we recognize the hard work and sacrifice our military personnel has made to protect and defend our country,” said John Jetts, president of Jet’s America. “We wanted to show our appreciation to these men and women by offering a special deal on their day of recognition.”
The closest location is in Matthews (920 Park Center Drive). Visit www.jetspizza.com for details.