Charlotte EAST Welcomes Hibbett Sports to Eastway Square

Demonstrating that east Charlotte is a great place to open and run a business, national sporting goods retailer Hibbett Sports recently opened a new store in Eastway Square at 3203 Eastway Drive. Regarding the opening, Jeff Rosenthal, President and CEO of … Continue reading

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Charlotte EAST Welcomes The Chef Restaurant

This post is brought to you by Charlotte EAST Board Member Felicity Wray. We recently stopped by one of east Charlotte’s newest restaurants, The Chef, at 6023 Albemarle Road. The Chef is the latest enterprise of Roberto Mendoza, the award-winning … Continue reading

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East Charlotte Roots: Abbeydale Celebrates Two Years

East Charlotte has a long history of launching successful businesses. The histories Fortune 500 companies like Family Dollar and Harris Teeter to much smaller businesses have roots in East Charlotte. One such shop is Abbeydale, a menswear store Uptown on … Continue reading

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Taste of the World Sponsorship Opportunities

The 13th Annual Taste of the World Restaurant Showcase will take place on Thursday, October 1, 2015. Taste of the World has become one of the highlights of the fall calendar in Charlotte. Tickets sell out well in advance of … Continue reading

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Welcome to East Charlotte, Pure Pizza

Charlotte Agenda and the Charlotte Business Journal recently announced the Pure Pizza will soon open in East Charlotte’s Plaza Midwood neighborhood. Welcome to the ‘hood! Pure Pizza will be on Central Ave where Lulu’s used to be. They’re aiming for a … Continue reading

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Levine Properties’ Apartment Building Under Construction in Plaza-Midwood

Levine Properties has been in the news lately for their major project in uptown Charlotte’s First Ward neighborhood. However, they’re also underway with a much smaller boutique apartment building in East Charlotte’s Plaza-Midwood neighborhood. The Plaza-Midwood project is going up … Continue reading

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Windsor Park Neighbors Gather for Memorial Day

Neighbors in East Charlotte’s Windsor Park neighborhood gathered on Memorial Day for a potluck picnic. Several neighbors recently met for the first time through the Windsor Park Facebook page and decided to have an impromptu celebration. Neighbors worked together to … Continue reading

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QuikTrip Builds an East Charlotte Presence

Convenience and gasoline retailer QuikTrip has been building a presence in East Charlotte over the past few years. Two locations are already open – one on Albemarle Road at Regal Oaks Drive and another on Eastway Drive in the Eastway … Continue reading

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Favorite Memory of East Charlotte from the Central/Albemarle/Shamrock CNIP Meeting

Neighbors at the recent Central Albemarle Shamrock Comprehensive Neighborhood Improvement Program (CNIP) shared their favorite memories of living on the east side. Join the conversation at the next CNIP meeting on June 4, 2015 at 6:00pm at the Midwood International … Continue reading

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