By Dave Vieser
No one said achieving consensus for a street name to replace Country Club Lane would be easy... and in the end, the February 24th vote for Sandy Shore Lane rather than Frank Vinson Lane was as close as it can be on a five member board: 3-2.
By Dave Vieser
Feb. 28 Cornelius Town Commissioners will consider approving an agreement with the Carolina Rapids Soccer Club during this Monday evening March 3rd Town Board meeting, which would result in the installation of synthetic turf at the two Bailey Road Soccer Fields.
The North Mecklenburg Senior Center is sponsoring a free interactive workshop for seniors focusing on bullying and the current use of social media amongst our youth, its impact on society, in particularly on our children and grandchildren, and the role seniors can play in helping to reduce bullying and cyber bullying.
Feb. 27 The Lake Norman Bridge Club holds ACBL-sanctioned duplicate bridge games twice a week at the Cornelius Town Hall, 21445 East Catawba Ave. Both games have two sections: Stratified Open (0 to Unlimited Masterpoints) and Novice (0 to 20 Masterpoints). Tuesday games start at 9:30 a.m. and Thursday games start at 12:30 p.m. Bridge classes are also offered on a regular basis.
March 4 The Cornelius Community Garden is about to kick off its second year on Catawba Avenue just east of the intersection with Highway 21. Garden boxes are available for an annual fee $25, which includes the box, topsoil, access to tools, water and three growing seasons. More info: Dave and Caryn Lyng at 404-398-2583 or 678-920-1333. Registration closes March 15.
Feb. 26 Walter L. Harvey III, an agent in Allen Tate's Cornelius office, has earned the Master’s Designation, which is given to associates who have furthered their professional real estate education through a comprehensive program of specialized, in-house coursework. The curriculum includes specialist certification in technology, finance, new home construction, relocation, marketing and communication skills.
March 1 At the February meeting, members of the Cornelius Garden Club made miniature flower arrangements that were distributed at the Levine House, the hospice in Huntersville. Meetings are held at Aquesta Bank on the second Monday of the month. This month, it's the 10th.
Feb. 26 On Saturday, March 22, there will be a training session for new docents at the Hugh Torance House and Store from 1 to 4 pm. It will take place at the site on Gilead Road, two miles west of I 77 exit 23. Tours are given on the first and third Sundays, April through October, from 2 to 5 pm.
- Managing concerns about falls is topic of four-week program at Senior Center
- "Heroes" at Warehouse Performing Arts Center in Cornelius
- New director of Christian education at CIC Lutheran
- The Foundation for Respect Ability is accepting applications from schools
- Town Board to consider buying police boat at meeting Monday
- Workshops at the Community Arts Project
- 2014 Cornelius Elementary 2nd Quarter Honor Roll
- 'Green Drinks' Feb. 27