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Town board signs off on continuing relaxed sign rules

Nov. 29. By Dave Vieser. Small temporary signs, which have been permitted in Cornelius since the onset of the pandemic, will continue to be allowed for at least another six months. The unanimous decision by town commissioners came after some residents complained about the signs detracting from the appearance of the town. “I understand the […]

The state will stock more than 60,000 brook, brown and rainbow trout, all 10 inches or longer.

Anglers, get ready for some trout fishing

Nov. 29.  The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is providing seasonal angling opportunities by stocking surplus trout in 40 small impoundments, including two in Mecklenburg, between Nov. 30 and Dec. 22. Staff will stock more than 60,000 brook, brown and rainbow trout, all 10 inches or longer. Anglers can harvest up to seven trout per day […]

Be an angel to a local senior during the holidays

Nov. 29. The Neighborhood CARE Center is looking for individuals or families to help celebrate senior adult neighbors by gifting them with a Christmas gift basket or bag filled with treats. Register by Thursday, Dec. 1, here or by calling Roberta Meier at 602-881-1906. Assemble a box, bag or basket  with goodies and mark if […]

Christmas at the Library at The Billy Graham Library runs through, but is closed on Sundays. Photo | The Billy Graham Library

Weekly calendar Nov. 28 – Dec. 4: North Meck Holiday Parade, Christmas in Davidson and, oh, so merry much more

Nov. 28- Dec. 23 Christmas at the Library Monday through Thursday, 5-9pm, Friday and Saturday, 5-10pm | Nov. 28 – Dec. 23.  Admission and parking are free. Reservations are required.  Horse-drawn carriage rides are $11 for adults and $5 for kids under 12. Billy Graham Library, 4330 Westmont Drive, Charlotte. Nov. 28 – Jan. 1 […]

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Two charged with murder of neighbor

Nov. 28. [Updated 7 am Tuesday] Two men have been arrested after a fatal shooting Saturday afternoon. The men, 53-year-old Arnaldo Munoz and 19-year-old Geovany Munoz, are neighbors of the victim, who was identified as James Johnson, 55. Police responded to 18007 Lynn Lane where Johnson lived. Officers found his body outside of the residence […]

Help prevent garbage truck fires

Nov. 28. After three recent garbage truck fires in Cornelius, collector Waste Pro is reminding residents that items such as rechargeable batteries, swimming pool chemicals and hot embers should not be disposed of in curbside bins. These items require special attention. Click here for information.  Waste Pro has the contract for Cornelius garbage removal and […]


Why is there so much aircraft noise?

Nov. 28. By Dave Vieser. As many people have noticed, jets traveling to Charlotte Douglas International sometimes fly quite low as they undertake their final approach. What causes this and what can be done about it? Sayle Brown, who serves as the Cornelius representative on the Charlotte Airport Community Roundtable, addressed these issues at the […]

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Cornelius home and property sales

Nov. 28. These recent property transactions in Cornelius were recorded by the Mecklenburg County Register of Deeds Sept. 19 – Oct. 17. 9/19/22 $415,000 Casey Turner & James Lutz to Cori Hagans, 10938 Shelly Renee Drive 9/19/22 $468,000 Daniel Brady & Linda Dumzio to Evelyn Gerspach, 18125 Ebenezer Drive 9/20/22 $490,000 Eric & Christine Gillon […]


Cheers to The Hideaway LKN, new to the local bar scene

Nov. 27. By TL Bernthal. Three Lake Norman couples have opened a new bar in Cornelius that they hope will become the next great neighborhood bar along with being a venue to give back to the community. The grand opening of The Hideaway LKN will be celebrated with live entertainment 8 pm – 2 am […]

Shooting death on Lynn Lane

Nov. 27. [Updated Nov. 28] There was a shooting on Lynn Lane Saturday afternoon, resulting in the death of one person. Cornelius Police did not release the name of the victim, a male, but they said it does not appear to be a random shooting. No arrests have been made. What we know  Police responded […]