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Ballantyne to discuss proposed apartments Saturday

Ballantyne to discuss proposed apartments Saturday

Ballantyne residents will have their chance this week to learn more about a 240-unit apartment complex proposed for a lot near the Morrison Family YMCA as the developers work to… Read more »

Saying goodbye

Saying goodbye

“Why do you still print newspapers?”  I’ve been asked that at more than one career fair from kids who probably don’t realize they’re asking a question I’ve struggled with myself… Read more »

Despite increase, south Charlotte  still lowest in crime

Despite increase, south Charlotte still lowest in crime

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department’s second-quarter crime statistics show the Ballantyne-area South Division as having the fewest crimes in Charlotte through the end of June, despite a slight increase compared to… Read more »

South Charlotte families encouraged to go Out

South Charlotte families encouraged to go Out

South Charlotte’s Capt. Jim Wilson says families need to plan an evening out on Tuesday, Aug. 5. National Night Out, a program that works to bring law enforcement agencies and… Read more »

Apartment proposal near Morrison Y draws critics

Apartment proposal near Morrison Y draws critics

Plans to construct a 240-unit apartment complex at the corner of North Community House and Bryant Farms roads has some area residents concerned about the proposed project’s impact on schools… Read more »

Ballantyne flyover on target to open late next week

Ballantyne flyover on target to open late next week

The Johnston Road flyover, which aims to reduce congestion for Ballantyne drivers trying to reach the Interstate 485 inner loop, is on schedule to open late next week, according to… Read more »

Pineville police look to expand camera system

Pineville police look to expand camera system

Pineville Police Department Chief Rob Merchant and former Mecklenburg County Sheriff Jim Pendergraph were busy last week discussing where next to install security cameras in town. The program, which Pineville… Read more »

City approves Kuykendall rezoning despite protest, lawsuit threat

City approves Kuykendall rezoning despite protest, lawsuit threat

Charlotte City Council voted nearly unanimously this week to rezone land at the corner of Kuykendall and Providence roads to make way for a 134-unit retirement center against a protest… Read more »

Local crime stats on target with 2013 despite recent spike

Local crime stats on target with 2013 despite recent spike

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department’s South Division has seen nearly the same amount of incidents so far this year as in 2013, though recent trends have caused some concern for local… Read more »

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