News: Business

Sep. 21, 2013 @ 04:45 PM

'Hardcore' thrift shoppers mob new Goodwill

The grand opening of the new Monroe Goodwill store Saturday was like a midnight Black Friday sale. 


Sep. 14, 2013 @ 06:21 PM

Harris Teeter, BiLo buying Piggly Wigglys

Matthews-based Harris Teeter Supermarkets announced its plans to buy six stores from Piggly Wiggly in South Carolina.


Aug. 09, 2013 @ 10:52 AM

Hudson sees potential for county growth

Rep. Richard Hudson, R-8, visited Monroe and toured the Charlotte-Monroe Executive Airport Thursday. 


Jul. 13, 2013 @ 04:11 PM

Oasis celebrates its 80th year

After 80 years, people keep flocking to The Oasis for its food, its atmosphere and especially its hotdogs.


Jun. 08, 2013 @ 04:46 PM

McCrory plan would privatize Commerce

Governor Pat McCrory is hoping to create a public-private partnership to perform economic development and marketing functions that are currently handled by the state department of commerce.


May. 16, 2013 @ 05:17 PM

City OKs $3.7 million industrial spec building

A new speculative building has been approved for construction on Goldmine Road.