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Find Your Bliss This Christmas

WORDS BY BEN DUNGAN We all have a Christmas story in us. For one kid, it all started with a triple dog dare. And the...

And then one day, you’re wearing a vest…

WORDS BY BEN DUNGAN It was a fall day, but an unseasonably warm fall day at that. The low wasn’t that low, and the high temperature...

Summer Only Lasts A Season

WORDS BY BEN DUNGAN It happened one day a few weeks ago. I woke up one Sunday morning to the news that my beloved Dairy...

Returning Home After Coming Of Age

WORDS BY BEN DUNGAN I was told recently by my sister-in-law that you can’t quote a movie if you haven’t seen it. In that moment,...

Making Memories at McDonald’s

WORDS BY BEN DUNGAN Here’s a confession. I still enjoy Facebook®. I know it’s not cool to still love the social media platform, but I...

Channeling Summer

WORDS BY BEN DUNGAN It’s already come and gone. Oftentimes with a whimper. In fact, if you’re not careful, you might miss it. It makes...

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Have Fun – Get Fit At 9Round Kickbox Fitness

We are talking with Julie Spitzer, owner of 9Round Kickbox Fitness (in Gastonia and Lake Wylie). GA: Tell...

Cherry Almond Granola Crisp

Does that sound good, or what? Try this cherry crisp with some yogurt for breakfast, or warm out of the oven...

The 3 Priciest Homes Sold in July

111 Catawba Cove Lane, Belmont A million here, a million there...$2.1 Million in Belmont The...

Kitchen Remodels: Keep the Right Approach

WORDS BY BRIE HAYES If only kitchen renovations were as easy as they look on TV. A cute designer and contractor show up...

No Bake Berry Lush

By Shelby Wilson This dessert is the perfect amount of sweet, creamy and crunch with lots...