Union County, NC – Anitoch…Belize…Closer than we think . . .Internet. Skype. Vonage. Cell phones. Facebook. Twitter. These modern inventions have made the world a much smaller and flatter place and yet we as teachers find ourselves limited by the four walls of our classroom trying to [...]
Eleven area residents and the local National Guard were honored as extraordinary heroes last week at the Red Cross’ Real Heroes Breakfast.
The local chapter presented its first Real Heroes awards to community resident Lorayn DeLuca and to Bravo Battery in addition to nine lifesaving awards.
DeLuca was nominated by friend Virginia Gutierrez for her [...]
Monroe, NC – Photo highlights from the recent “Outta The Blue Band” concert at Tumbleweeds in Monroe for the Jack Daniels Bikefest.
Matthews, NC Photographer
Union County, NC – Stallings Mayor Lynda Paxton showed hospitality on July 17 at the Stallings Civic Center. She cited the Roseto Effect sense of community when referring to our town of Stallings where an Italian town in PA had a low rate of heart issues and they attributed it to the connectivity [...]
Monroe, NC – UNCC economist Dr. John Connaughton analyzed the economy and offered a perspective on recovery at the Union County Chamber’s Business Networking Luncheon on April 29th.
Monroe, NC Photographer
Indian Trail, NC – Town of Indian Trail, NC, April 27, 2010 – At the April 27th Town Council meeting, the Indian Trail Town Council approved a $200,000 contribution to partner with NCDOT and private firms to widen a portion of Indian Trail-Fairview Road. The overall project will cost approximately $700,000. NCDOT [...]
Monroe, NC – Recently, the first Union County Neighborhood Leaders Forum (UCNLF) meeting was held at Monroe’s South Piedmont Community College brought together law enforcement, local governments and property managing businesses to put all the right people in one room to solve as many issues as possible.
Kathy Kukor, UCNLF President, said that [...]
We are very happy to announce that The Scoop Network’s contributing photojournalist, Lorayn DeLuca, was featured in an article by the Charlotte Business Journal. Lorayn is a very busy small business owner and professional photographer. Lorayn owns Image Security, which provides homeowners and businesses with an inventory of their possessions. She photographs every [...]
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