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    I thought I Was MacGyver When The Cell Phone Went Dead, Part 2

    CHARLOTTE - After we were done kayaking, my wife and I enjoy sitting on the shore and watching the boats. While we were doing...

    I thought I Was MacGyver When The Cell Phone Went Dead, Part 1

    CHARLOTTE - The best two days of boat ownership are the day you buy it and the day you sell it. Wanting to avoid...

    The Answer Was Right In Front of Me, Part 2

    CHARLOTTE - Many people said it is a great refrigerator except that it has this design flaw. Defrost didn’t work. Ice formed under the...

    The Answer was Right in Front of Me- Part 1

    CHARLOTTE - Several years ago, my sister bought a house that came with stainless steel appliances. The stove, refrigerator, and microwave all matched. In...

    Where Were You On 9/11?

    CHARLOTTE - I was on Park Road, returning from a meeting with the Board Chair of the Charlotte Rescue Mission. I had just traveled...

    I Can’t Believe I Said That, Part 2

    Charlotte, NC - God is also not aggressive. He doesn’t attack him as in a “Win/Lose” scenario. He doesn’t scream at him. Rather, God is...

    I Can’t Believe I Said That- Part 1

    Charlotte, NC - Did you ever have a really bad day? I wasn’t having a bad day. Stretch that thirty times. I was having...

    I Gave him Something Better than $5, I Gave him… Part 2

    CHARLOTTE, NC - Then I didn’t see him anymore. I was concerned. Was he dead? The nature of addiction is that it is fatal....

    I Gave him Something Better than $5, I Gave him… Part 1

    CHARLOTTE, NC - I’m often asked, “Should I give money to someone who is panhandling?” No one wants another person to suffer. As a...

    My new Favorite Place to Pray is the Pasta Aisle at my Grocery Store

    CHARLOTTE, NC - When I attempt to pray while kneeling alongside my bed, I fall asleep. Not just a quiet sleep, but full-blown deep...

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    Celebrating Father’s Day 2022

    CHARLOTTE - Father’s Day weekend is right around the corner.  Each year the day is observed on the third Sunday of June.  This year,...

    Summer Splurges: Family Fun Starting at $36

    CHARLOTTE - Everyone loves a great deal, but summer is also a time to splurge a little on family fun!  The activities described here...

    Will The Housing Market Repeat History?

    MINT HILL, NC - Many people can still remember what happened in 2008. It might seem like it was forever ago, but it was...

    Summer Steals: Family Fun For Under $20

    CHARLOTTE - Keeping the whole family entertained for the summer can be daunting, not to mention pricey!  Never fear: The Mint Hill Times has...

    Careers In The Trades: Law Enforcement

    CHARLOTTE - Law enforcement is certainly a noble career; however, it is challenging and can be a stressful and potentially dangerous career choice. An...