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Local nonprofit hopes to deliver 1,100 Thanksgiving meals

Canned goods, frozen turkeys needed to reach goal Calling all turkeys! Local nonprofit Common Heart is seeking donations to provide 1,100 frozen turkeys with all...

Local nonprofit hopes to deliver 1,100 Thanksgiving meals

Canned goods, frozen turkeys needed to reach goal Calling all turkeys! Local nonprofit Common Heart is seeking donations to provide 1,100 frozen turkeys with all...

Keyword alerts now available in groups

Here’s some great news for anyone who admins a Facebook group: keyword alerts are here! Facebook group admins can now choose to receive an alert...

Need to Update Windows 7, PC Paramedic is the place to go!

Windows 7 is due to reach End Of Life on January 14, 2020, however, a large number of the world's computers, are still running the nine-year-old...

Experience Luxury with Angello Luxury Travel

Valerie Angello of Angello Luxury Travel is your go-to local source for all things travel-related. When you see the label “luxury travel,” a certain image...

Holidays

So many memories to capture this time of year.  Whether you are using a SLR camera or your camera phone, these  tidbits may help...

Surgeon helps 2 generations return to soccer

By Cliff Merhtens What gets an athlete back on the field safely? Dustin Zimmerman was in the midst of a six-month rehabilitation from knee surgery. Then...

Easy turkey cupcake cake for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is next week! My children love to bake and Thanksgiving is a great opportunity for them to help out in the kitchen. Last year,...

What is a like worth?

Likes are a big deal on social media. On Facebook, public pages can be liked, and those people become the majority of your followers. Then there...

Southern Christmas Show Returns With Woodland Theme in November 

Preview night to benefit Jeff Gordon Children’s Foundation for pediatric cancer research The 52nd annual Southern Christmas Show, the largest holiday show in North America,...

4 ‘other’ reasons to get the flu vaccine

Learn why the flu shot is good for your boss, billfold and baby By Josh Jarman Have you gotten your flu shot yet? For some, the flu...

Welcome Aboard the Enchanting AMAKristina

This week, I’m traveling with a group from Mint Hill aboard the AMAKristina Riverboat down the beautiful Rhine River. A quick fact for you,...

$27.3B Spent on Crash Damages Yearly in NC: Mobileye and Carolina Collision Avoidance Aim...

There are nearly 250,000 motor vehicle crashes every year in North Carolina. According to the most recent data from the North Carolina Department of...

Fighting Fall Allergies

It may seem as though every fall your allergies get the best of you rather than you coming out on top. Sneezing, wheezing, runny...

Da Vinci Robotic System on display at Novant Mint Hill Medical Center

Recently, the Da Vinci Robotic System was on display for adults, children, and interested parties to use and experience what surgeons do during a...

Santa Extravaganza: Experience the difference at Photographic Elegance

After wrestling your kids into adorable matching outfits and fighting traffic, crowds of holiday shoppers and lines of like-minded parents you’re finally ready to...

The true meaning of Veterans Day

Veterans Day honors all those Americans who have served our country in war or peace. They are both dead and alive, although the day...

20 experience gifts for children

Christmas is quickly approaching, and grandparents, aunts, and uncles are already asking for gift ideas for my children. The trouble is, with four kids,...

Family fun around town

Thursday, November 7 Mint Hill Library children’s activities for today are as follows: Family Story Time will be held at the library at 11:15 a.m. Story Garden:...

What does the end of daylight savings time mean for sleep?

It's easier than spring, but there can be issues By Roland Wilkerson So the start of the daylight saving time in the spring hogs all the attention because...

Honoring My Hero… My dad

As we approach the month of November, my heart grows a bit heavy for a few reasons. Don’t get me wrong... I love the...

The importance of showing compassion

Social media can often feel like a very negative place. It certainly feels like many people feel empowered to say things they wouldn’t say...

Tips for avoiding frightful food allergies this Halloween

Practicing trick-or-treating safety can keep kids healthy Between dodging vampires in haunted houses and listening to tales of terror, Halloween can be a scary time...

Kindness Pumpkins, Stanfield Elementary School

State Superintendent Mark Johnson deemed October as Kindness Month.  Embracing this initiative, Stanfield Elementary School has taken matters a step further by introducing "A...

Do you need a 3-D mammogram? What you need to know

“It helps us pick up small cancers” By Ashton Miller 3-D mammograms have been shown to detect 40 percent more cancer cases than the standard mammogram, according...

2020 Health Insurance Marketplace

Here are 5 things you need to know about the 2020 health insurance marketplace By Ashton Miller Last year, more than 11.4 million Americans enrolled in a Health...

Ribbon Cutting for Mint Hill branch of DP Vending

On Tuesday, October 15th, the ribbon was cut to officially open the new DP Vending branch. Based out of Colorado, this family and veteran...

From Passion to Practice, GPI Sustainable LLC Builds Dreams Come True

When your work is your passion, it shows in the results.  Husband and wife team Phillip Ingold and Billie Colley have been practicing their...

Beware of the echo chamber

Of all of the things social media has brought into our daily lives, the echo chamber is probably the scariest. What is the echo chamber? It’s...

They’re popping up EVERYWHERE

CBD stores are popping up everywhere, but they are not all created equal. Since CBD is not currently Federally regulated the compounds found in...