The Historic Preservation Commission intended to meet on May 23. However, this meeting has been moved to Thursday, May 30 at 5:30 p.m. It will still be held in the Cornelius Town Hall (21445 Catawba Ave). This meeting is open to the public.
May 16 The Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce will recognize the small business of the year Friday May 17 at Fireside Bar & Grill on West Catawba Avenue. The two finalists are Currents Magazine and Innovative Pest Management. Chamber Chairman of the Board Wendy Moran will present the 2013 Small Business of the Year along with the runner up. The award recipients were selected based on staying power; growth in revenues/employees; innovative management practices; and community involvement.
May 9 Super-homebuilder Alan Simonini is taking over the homebuilding at Shadow Creek, the luxury gated community on Knox Road. He has 10 buildable lots in the neighborhood, which was part of the North State Partners Construction bankruptcy filing last year.
May 14 Cornelius Town Commissioner John Bradford will hold his monthly Cornelius Coffee Chat on Monday, May 20th, from 9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. at the Acropolis Restaurant. NC Senator Jeff Tarte will be attending as the special guest. The monthly meeting is open to all Cornelius residents who want to attend. Meeting details and cancellation notices are posted on Commissioner Bradford's Facebook and Twitter account at @JohnRayBradford.
May 9 The Waffle House, Tenders, Choplin’s and Honey Baked Ham are four of the Cornelius restaurants offering discounts and specials in honor of Visit Lake Norman’s National Tourism Celebration. Close to 40 North Mecklenburg restaurants, attractions, and hotels are currently offering special deals during May. The complete lists and details can be found on our National Tourism Celebration landing page. Visit Lake Norman will also be giving away tickets to various local and regional attractions and events via the VLN Facebook page.
May 14 On Sunday May 26 at 8:20 a.m. and 10:20 a.m., Lake Norman Baptist Church will host a Memorial Day service with special music and messages from military officers who have served in combat. Special guests will be two "Wounded Warriors" and their wives from Walter Reed National Military Hospital. The community and military veterans are invited. The church is at the corner of Sam Furr Road and West Catawba Avenue.
By Dave Vieser
May 9 Ryan McDaniels, the new executive director of the Lake Norman Economic Development Corp., maintains close ties with area development groups and officials. Speaking at the BusinessToday Newsmakers Breakfast this morning, McDaniels said a good working relationship will ultimately benefit Lake Norman.
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- The lake runneth over
- NC Brewers & Music Festival will be held May 11th
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- The Cornelius Art Center hosts a photography class
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...