Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Where in the World is Phil- August 2020, Part 6

CHARLOTTE, NC - This time we passed it seven times, and the most we saw inline was 10. Barbara and I took advantage of...

No, your Child will not get CO2 Poisoning from Wearing a Mask

A pediatrician dispels misinformation and offers masking advice for parents and teachers. Physicians are among the first to admit that adopting new masking habits can...

Do I Need a Permit for My Renovation?

Charlotte, NC - Welcome to Contractor Corner. Each Issue we’ll be spilling the beans about the all-too-often intimidating and secretive world of home renovations. Do...

What Happens if the Appraisal is Less than the Contract Price on a Home?

Mint Hill, NC - The Mint Hill real estate market is HOT! High demand, low inventory and low-interest rates cause many homes to sell...

Where in the World is Phil- August 2020, Part 5

Charlotte, NC - LaConcha Hotel is a member of the Crowne Plaza family of Hotels. As such, they maintain a 4-star rating consistently. On...

12 Brain Break Ideas

Charlotte, NC - Due to Covid-19, this school year looks different for a lot of families. Many children are learning virtually and other families...

Trauma and Massage

Charlotte, NC - How is massage used to help victims of trauma deal with the traumatic events of their lives? First, let's talk about...

Why Heavy Zoom and Screen Time is Hazardous to your Health

Charlotte, NC - Quick question: Are you holding your breath right now? If you’re anything like the rest of us you probably answered. “Yes.” Holding...

How to Spot a Seller’s Market in Real Estate

Mint Hill, NC - If you're considering putting your home on the market, it's a good idea to know if it's a buyer's market...

How Much Should My Bathroom Renovation Cost?

Charlotte, NC - The cost of a bathroom renovation depends on the types of materials and finishes you choose, as well as the overall...

Featured articles

Local Second-Grader Supports Levine Children’s NICU through Art

MINT HILL, NC - Three years ago, Vanessa Birch, mom to then-five-year-old Hazel, was confronted with a problem familiar to all parents of preschoolers:...

Fall Splendor – Raleigh’s Juniper Level Botanic Garden opens two Weekends in September

RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA – Juniper Level Botanic Garden, a $7.5 million gift to North Carolina State University, will open two weekends in September for...

News You Can Use: What’s Happening at the Local Library?

MINT HILL, NC - The local library looks a little different these days, but there are still many free services you can take advantage...

Back to School Picture Day

Charlotte, NC - Not sure what School Picture Day will look like this year.  Will the schools allow the “Picture People” in schools to...

Bank of America Grant will Help Families Escape Poverty

Indian Trail, NC – Sarah Kimbrough signed up to take Common Heart’s Getting Ahead classes for the $425 in gift cards (the free weekly...