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Rash of break-ins hit business complex

Rash of break-ins hit business complex

Police are investigating after a number of businesses were broken into this week on Johnston Road. The seven businesses are all located inside the McGregor Downs Associates Building, located at… Read more »

Providence Day, South Meck students study the ‘RISE of Peace’

Providence Day, South Meck students study the ‘RISE of Peace’

Finding ways to change the world proves to be an intimidating task for many high school students, but thanks to Charlotte-based nonprofit Mothering Across Continents, 18 local high school students… Read more »

‘Disappearing Frogs Project’ raises awareness, rallies community

‘Disappearing Frogs Project’ raises awareness, rallies community

“There are many ways to measure what’s happening to our environment,” said Jan Valder Offerman, one of more than 150 guests who attended the recent opening reception for the “Disappearing… Read more »

Jewish Film Festival celebrates 10 years, expands reach

Jewish Film Festival celebrates 10 years, expands reach

“People still talk about films that we screened in year one or two,” said Debby Block, reflecting on a decade of helping run the Charlotte Jewish Film Festival that kicks… Read more »

Jatarie Takes Charge

Jatarie Takes Charge

For Jatarie White, being in the spotlight is nothing new. The Providence Day senior basketball star entered eighth grade at a staggering 6-foot-3 and it wasn’t long before she started… Read more »

Town vote opens door for tattoos, piercings at mall

Town vote opens door for tattoos, piercings at mall

Carolina Place Mall will soon be home to a new tattoo and piercing studio after Pineville Town Council voted 3-2 to approve a text amendment change to add tattoo and… Read more »

PCAA seeks Pineville’s support, funding

PCAA seeks Pineville’s support, funding

The Pineville-Ballantyne Community Athletic Association recently reached out for Pineville’s support, hoping to become a branch of the Pineville Parks and Recreation Department. After several years of displacement due to… Read more »

Two On Earth embraces Pineville community

Two On Earth embraces Pineville community

Alana Sult loves her community and supporting other small businesses like hers. That’s why Two On Earth Bakery can often be found at the heart of many of Pineville’s biggest… Read more »

Pineville hosts inaugural health and wellness fair

Pineville hosts inaugural health and wellness fair

  Pineville Parks and Recreation has worked to create a healthier town atmosphere over the years with various programs and initiatives for residents and non-residents alike, and this year the… Read more »

A profitable passion

A profitable passion

Teresa Godschalk worked as a vendor for years, bringing her passion for updating and painting furniture to others. Then the time came for her to venture out on her own,… Read more »