Eastway Park: 12 Years Too Long to Wait?

Residents last month renewed complaints about the incomplete Eastway Park, billed years ago as a would-be sportsplex with nine multipurpose athletic fields, picnic shelters, a recreation center and tennis court. Today, it’s a parking lot with two soccer fields, disc … Continue reading

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Charlotte East Welcomes You Too

QuikTrip recently opened several new gas stations across east Charlotte including stores on Albemarle Road and Eastway Drive. QuikTrip is also moving forward on a new facility at the corner of Central Ave and N Sharon Amity Road. They recently installed … Continue reading

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Deli La Cabana for Central American Homestyle Food

Ready to try something new this weekend? Head over to Deli La Cabana at 925 Eastway Drive across from Garringer High School for Central American Homestyle cuisine. Get the scoop in The Charlotte Observer’s recent article. … Continue reading

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VisArt Will Continue to Call East Charlotte Home

A few months ago VisArt Video announced that it was relocating. They’ve found a new spot in Eastway Crossing. While redevelopment and growth in east Charlotte has displaced some long-time businesses, it is great to see small business owners stay … Continue reading

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Independence Boulevard Hopes and Dreams

Tim Long’s recent post on Charlotte Agenda about the appearance of Independence Boulevard inspired me to share my perspective. … In 1996 I was a second year student at UNC Chapel Hill. In addition to learning how to do keg stands … Continue reading

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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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