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Geraldine “Geri” Ann Greger, 55

Geraldine “Geri” Ann Greger, 55, of Cornelius, NC passed away July 13, 2017 at Levine & Dickson Hospice House in Huntersville. Geri was born July 11, 1962 to parents Michael and Phyllis Burge of Indiana. Along with her parents she is survived by: fiancé’, Chuck Hagerty; sons, Ted Greger and Max Greger; sister, Michelle Brown […]


House of horrors vexes town, neighbors

By Dave Yochum. While the Town of Cornelius has decided it can regulate how people can store boats in their yards—we can, but we’ll be fined—the town can’t seem to do anything about a hulking brick ruin of a house on Bethel Church Road. It sits like a monster in a nightmare, but one that’s […]

Upcoming Events: July 20 – 30

Sample tasty food truck fare Friday at Historic Rural Hill; there will be live music, too, so bring lawn chairs for an evening of summer fun. North Carolina and the Town of Cornelius have proclaimed Saturday ‘Big Day at the Lake Day.’ It’s all about at-risk kids in Big Brothers Big Sisters. Thank you Boat […]

Incidents, Arrests and Citations reported by the Cornelius PD – July 5 – July 11

Incidents Incident Nature Incident address Reported Disposition Victim/Complainant 170705005 B&E Residential 21100 Bethel Church Rd 00:43:55 07/05/17 CAM Morgan, Gary Steven 170706028 Damage Property 20300 Sefton Park Rd 08:43:27 07/06/17 ACT CATS 170706078 Larceny 8721 Cherry Blossom Ln 15:41:30 07/06/17 ACT Leclair, Diana 170708063 Damage Property 17301 Statesville Rd 13:23:01 07/08/17 ACT Bernard, Ruth Rachel […]


National Night Out is Aug. 1

  The Cornelius Police and the Parks, Arts, Recreation and Culture Department (PARC) will host a National Night Out Celebration Aug. 1 at Smithville Community Park. The event, which runs from 6 pm to 8 pm, is free. The focus is on building and maintaining relations between the police and the community. The annual event […]

TopDeck fundraiser Sept. 9 supports Cornelius Police 

The TopDeck Foundation will hold its second annual fall fundraiser “Whiskey, Wine & Moonshine” Sept. 9 at a pop-up party space in  Hyde Park Storage Suites on Bailey Road. Special guests include Mayor Chuck Travis and Police Chief Bence Hoyle, as well as TopDeck Advisory Board members. This year’s event will provide funds for a […]

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Cheers: Town Board OKs brunch bill

July 17. Combine breakfast and lunch and you get brunch. Starting Sunday, you can also get adult beverages at Cornelius restaurants, starting at 10 am. Cornelius commissioners approved the so-called “brunch bill” at their Monday July 17 meeting. The law was signed by Gov. Roy Cooper on June 30. However, local towns and cities must […]

Focus Friday July 21 at Chamber

The Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce is hosting the new Cornelius Arts Director and the President of the Arts and Science Council this Friday when they discuss “Creating a Wave of Arts Awareness for our Lake Norman region.” The Focus Friday event will be held Friday, July 21 from 8:30 until 10 am at the chamber’s conference room, 19900 West Catawba Ave. Justin […]

WidenI-77 ‘town hall’ Thursday

Widen I-77 will hold a town hall-style event to give their response to Mercator Advisor’s preliminary report on the I-77 toll lane project. Kurt Naas, the group’s spokesman, said the Mercator report is significant enough to warrant a special meeting. The meeting Thursday will consist of a twenty minute presentation followed by an extended question-and-answer session. Mercator was hired by […]


EarthTalk: What are some ways companies are using plastic waste from the ocean in their products to take a stand for the environment?

Dear EarthTalk: What are some ways companies are using plastic waste from the ocean in their products to take a stand for the environment?                                    —Simone LaTourneau, Boston, MA  A recent study published in the journal Science estimates that there are some 86 million metric tons of plastic in the world’s oceans today—and that every year […]