CarolinaMLS January home sales increased 8.8 percent this year with 2,359 properties sold, compared to 2,169 properties sold in January 2014. Sales are down 22.7 percent compared to December 2014.
Not long after closing their doors at Blessings Cafe on Franklin Street in Monroe, owners Rick and Lynn Blessing moved a street over to open Blessings Deli at 107A Jefferson Street.
Gilliard Brothers — including Monroe Police Chief Bryan Gilliard — were honored along with A.L.Baucom Family Farms and Cox Brothers Farms for their productivity.
Unemployment in Union County fell to 4.4 percent in Union County in December 2014, according to the N.C. Department of Commerce Labor and Economic Analytics Division.
Buffalo Wild Wings is now open in Monroe.
Ken Adelglass looks to help kids learn to code with his recently started Waxhaw Kid Coders business.