By Bill Kiser
(Jan. 22) Tax and regulatory reform in the state of North Carolina and issues over widening the Interstate 77 corridor made up the majority of the questions for N.C. Speaker of the House Thom Tillis during Business Today's Newsmakers Breakfast on Tuesday morning.
Tillis, a Cornelius resident who began his second term as Speaker of the House this week, spoke to more than 100 business owners and community leaders at The Peninsula Club in the first of Business Today's monthly breakfast meetings.
Dec. 13 The members of the Alexandriana Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution gathered for their annual Christmas luncheon on Dec. 13 at the Acropolis restaurant in Cornelius, but spent most of their time together helping female service members.
(Jan. 16) The monthly Cornelius Historic Preservation Commission meeting has been moved to Thursday, Jan. 31. It was originally scheduled for Jan. 24. Dr. Jan Blodgett, Davidson College archivist and records management coordinator, will be the guest speaker. The meeting begins at 5:30 p.m. and will be held in Room 204 at Cornelius Town Hall (21445 Catawba Ave.) The public is invited to attend.
May 2 — The Cornelius Art Center is hosting Coffee, Croissants and Crafts. The event is targeted for seniors interested in a morning of fun, food and art. It’s lead by CAP instructor Brooke Powell....
May 17 On Saturday, June 8 at 11 a.m., Jay’s at the Lake will host its 6th Annual Poker Run benefitting St. Jude Children’s Hospital. Participating bars include J&J Tavern, Twin Oaks, Sidelines Bar...