News: Business

Feb. 22, 2014 @ 03:41 PM

County investigates Dunkin' Donuts

The Union County Department of Human Services Division of Public Health has initiated an investigation concerning gastrointestinal illnesses which have been associated with the Dunkin Donuts located at 2570 W. Roosevelt in Monroe. The dates of onset of illness range from February 10th to the present.


Feb. 14, 2014 @ 11:57 AM

Mail delivery suspended in Monroe ZIP codes

As today’s weather event continues to create challenging travel conditions throughout the area, the United States Postal Service has announced it is suspending mail delivery to the following ZIP Code areas: 280, 281, 282.


Feb. 13, 2014 @ 10:37 AM

Platé eyes Sutton Park for redevelopment

The redevelopment of Sutton Park could be "potentially revolutionary for Monroe," Chris Platé told the Monroe City Council at their meeting last week. 


Feb. 07, 2014 @ 12:15 PM

Economists expect a more ‘normal’ 2014

Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow Sunday, thus predicting six more weeks of winter. 


Feb. 07, 2014 @ 12:12 PM

City enacts stricter regulations on pawn shops

A more stringent ordinance dealing with pawn brokers, precious metal dealers and secondary metal recyclers was passed by the Monroe City Council Tuesday night by a 4-3 vote.


Feb. 01, 2014 @ 04:03 PM

Happy New Year: Chinese new year that is

People gathered, clapped and cheered and snapped pictures as they watched the Chinese New Year celebration at Grand Asia Market Friday in Stallings.