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Family Dollar opens its second Lincolnton store

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Family Dollar, offering items for less than $10, has opened a second location in Lincolnton. The new store, boasting 8,700 square feet, offers a full assortment of expanded consumable products, such as household and food products, many from name-brand companies that are found in national grocery stores. The difference is…

December to be finale for Denver music store

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Buffy and Stewart MacSherry have decided to close their store, Notable Music, on Dec. 31. “As all of you well know, we are in the midst of one of the worst economic times on record,” Buffy MacSherry stated in an e-mail to customers and friends. “People are coping with sometimes…

Around Town 11/27/2009

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BABYSITTING The Hills Chapel United Methodist Church youth are offering to baby-sit infants through fifth-graders while parents are shopping for the holidays. The cost is $10 per child for up to 4 hours and $20 per child for more than 4 hours. Proceeds will benefit youth programs. Walk-ins are welcome…

Church Activities

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BREAKFAST BUFFET Daniel’s Lutheran Church, located at 3170 Reepsville Road in Lincolnton, will have a breakfast buffet from 7-10 a.m. Saturday in the church fellowship hall. All proceeds will benefit the church building fund. For more information, call the Rev Ted Bost at (704) 735-8034 or Vickie Lewis at (704)…

Downtown salon expands business

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Despite the economy, Michelle Leotta, owner of Color Me Pretty says business couldn’t be better and she has the space to prove it. Color Me Pretty, a stylish boutique and hair salon in the heart of Lincolnton, recently expended to the space next door. “We have gotten such a great…

Denver biz owner launches charter limousine service

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Want to ride in style? Jim Rose, owner of Pet Mania in Denver and Huntersville, has partnered with Charlotte Party Charters to start K&J Charters, a luxury limousine charter service. The revamped charter bus features custom-made leather seats, a flat-screen television, special lighting, a sound system with 13 speakers and…

Couple brings Pack and Ship to Denver

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Michael and Deborah Price have opened Pack and Ship in Denver. The business offers full packaging and shipping services locally and internationally. Customers can also make color or black-and-white copies, order business cards and letterhead and purchase gifts, such as stuffed animals, scrap booking materials, picture frames and greeting cards…

Jalapeno Pepper Jelly wins prize

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An ingredient was left out of the 2009 Lincoln Times-News Holiday Recipe Contest’s Grand Prize Winner’s recipe. The complete recipe is as follows: Jalapeno Pepper Jelly Ingredients: 1 Ð… cup jalapeno pepper, chopped fine Ð… cup green bell pepper, chopped fine 6 Ð… cup sugar 1 Ð… cup white vinegar…

Around Town 11/25/2009

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BABYSITTING The Hills Chapel United Methodist Church youth are offering to baby-sit infants through fifth-graders while parents are shopping for the holidays. The cost is $10 per child for up to 4 hours and $20 per child for more than 4 hours. Proceeds will benefit youth programs. Walk-ins are welcome…

Brown moves Beach Bingo business to NorthGate

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Caroline Brown has been playing Bingo since she was a little girl. Often, she would go with her mother every Saturday to play Bingo. Brown would take home winnings of bubble gum, toys and games, while her mother simply took home the joy of spending cherished moments with her daughter.…