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Will Ramsey Creek Beach be better this year? Officials hope so Everyone has high hopes for a smoother sail this summer at Ramsey Creek Beach on Lake Norman. “We learned some lessons last year and are aiming for an improved start on the front end this year,” Greg Clemmer, Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation superintendent,…

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couple painting interior 10 tips to sell your home

Staging your home to sell If you want your home to sell fast. decorating and decluttering to “set the stage” for potential buyers should be at the top of your to-do list. Staging your home showcases its best features and helps buyers visualize their families in the space. Here are 10 tips to get you…

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Why Use a Realtor?

why use a realtor?

Why Use a Realtor- is an excellent question. Real estate is a big deal. For most Americans, a home is the most expensive purchase they’ll make in their lifetime. It’s a serious transaction with significant financial and emotional ramifications for the parties involved, and having proper representation is critical. Realtor representation during a real estate…

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Lake Norman is about to get artsy! As the north Mecklenburg and south Iredell area continues to grow, so does interest in establishing local programs for the arts. Nowhere is this more evident than in Cornelius, where residents have approved $4 million in bonds to establish a new downtown arts center. Each of the towns…

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New CMS Boundary Plan Summary, everything you need to know!

A user’s guide to the CMS boundary plan, with the latest links, tallies and schedules As Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools keeps adding details about the student assignment plan released Tuesday, we’re all getting a clearer picture of what Superintendent Ann Clark is proposing. By my count this plan, which takes effect in 2018-19 if the school board…

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Here’s why neighborhood school advocates may like new CMS boundary plan Those who have worried that Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools’ long-awaited boundary proposal would disrupt their schools and neighborhoods will likely be relieved when Superintendent Ann Clark unveils it Tuesday, two board members say. But others, who have spent two years pushing for a plan to break…

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French Culture Festival Nevin Community Park Charlotte July 16th, Great food, wine, crpees, music, dance, and petanque initiation and tournament.

French Culture Festival at Nevin Park in Charlotte Celebrate the Charlotte French Culture Festival, July 16th at Nevin Community Park in Charlotte, from 11am to 6:30pm. Join us for the First Charlotte French Culture Festival, and celebrate the rich and entertaining French culture. Get ready to enjoy great food, wine, crepes, delicious pastries, music, dance…

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north carolina brewers and music festival at rural hill

2017 North Carolina Brewers & Music Festival at Historic Rural Hill When: May 12-13 Where: Historic Rural Hill, 4431 Neck Road, Huntersville, NC 28078 The North Carolina Brewers & Music Festival is a celebration of Music, North Carolina, and its craft brewing traditions, NCBMF will delight you with eight bands and over thirty North Carolina…

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The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Community Newsletter April 2017   Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools to hold 2017 Teacher Job Fair   Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools will hold the 2017 Teacher Job Fair April 29 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Park Expo and Conference Center, 800 Briar Creek Road, Charlotte. Administrators from more than 160 schools will be interviewing…

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Drones to sell my house

Drone being used in real estate flying above a home

  Drones will help sell your house The use of drones to sell your house for real estate marketing saw a significant uptick in 2016. According to industry statistics, homes with aerial images in their listings sold 68% faster than homes with just standard images. Many real estate professionals jumped on the trend, using photos…

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