Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Vehicles Under $5,000 for Your Teen, Part 2

First Generation Ford Focus Hatchback The first generation Focus, sold in the United States from 2000-2004, is a popular car with teens, financially conservative adults...

NHTSA Airbag Investigation – What You Need To Know

What Happened? A German parts company called TRW Automotive manufactured a potentially faulty airbag control unit, according to the USDOT’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration....

How to Find Factory Recommended Maintenance Schedules When Your Owner’s Manual is Missing –...

There’s a Forum for That! One of the cool things about owning a car in the era of internet is that millions of others just...

Has your car lost that pep when you step on the gas Part 2

Last week we discussed how to improve the performance of your car by addressing the fuel.  This week we will look at some basic...

Has your car lost that pep when you step on the gas Part 1

Cars, much like people, tend to slow down as they get older. The more miles, parts and systems accumulate, the more they underperform. While...

Beware of Florence’s Flooded Cars Part 2

Last week we covered car titles and some of the obvious signs of a flood damaged car.  This week we will look at: ...

Beware of Florence’s flooded cars Part 1

Hurricane Florence was one of the worst storms to hit the Carolinas in years. The coastal region experienced large amounts of flooding, and as...

Is the work performed on my car covered under warranty if I go to...

Last week we covered some basic information about auto repair warranties. This week we will look at the process involved to ensure you get...

Is the work performed on my car covered under warranty if I go to...

Have you ever been in the process of buying a new car, and during the process the salesperson says "be sure to get your...

Pumpkin Spice Season is upon us, is your car ready Part 2

Last week we reviewed maintaining fluids and wiper blades, this week we will take a look at belts, hoses, batteries and more to make...

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Sandals Ocho Rios Jamaica – Part 2

Water is everywhere. With 105 pools, including 7 Main Pools, you can find YOUR spot. The Ochi Beach Club is the main place to...

Woman’s night out

Greetings!! Novant Health Mint Hill Medical Center is about to celebrate its first year anniversary, and we want to invite our ladies to join...

Is timing really important?

Does it really matter when a post goes out on social media? Yes. However it does matter less than it used to, with the algorithm deciding...

Do essential oils live up to their claims?

Essential oils may have their benefits, but proceed with caution Most of us have a friend or two who swear by essential oils. You may...

Five North Carolina Fairs and Festivals You Won’t Want to Miss

The weather may still be in the 90s, but fall festival season is almost here. The summer beach scene is in the rearview mirror...

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Woman’s night out

Greetings!! Novant Health Mint Hill Medical Center is about to celebrate its first year anniversary, and we want to invite our ladies to join...

Five North Carolina Fairs and Festivals You Won’t Want to Miss

The weather may still be in the 90s, but fall festival season is almost here. The summer beach scene is in the rearview mirror...

Team of Volunteers Bring The Moving Wall to Mint Hill

The Moving Wall will be in Mint Hill at Veterans Park Oct. 10 to 14, thanks to a committed group of Veteran volunteers along...

Have a seat at the table

Charlotte, North Carolina can rightfully be called a food and drink destination.  Boasting many locally owned restaurants, some of which are now national chains,...

ECU dental student from Charlotte will spend a year at the National Institutes of...

Omar Glover, a fourth-year dental student at the East Carolina University School of Dental Medicine, has been selected to attend the National Institutes of...