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UNC CHARLOTTE PLAN CHARLOTTE – Aging Rosenwald Schools recall long-ago optimism

Newell Rosenwald School quietly endures at the end of Torrence Grove Church Road in northeastern Mecklenburg County, its declining exterior showing barely a hint of the promise, hope, and development of the students it housed for decades. Structurally stable yet showing its age of nearly 90 years, the school is a single-story, four-room, 2,800-square-foot wood […]

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Internationally acclaimed master baker Harry Peemoeller adds “coach” title to impressive resume of global culinary accomplishments. For Harry Peemoeller, senior baking instructor at Johnson & Wales University, bread is not simply the “staff of life,” but very much a way of life, and a competitive one at that. Peemoeller is a certified master baker by […]

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LAKE NORMAN NEWS – Senior Sailor Returns to the Open Water

Though Janet Dushane hasn’t been aboard a sailboat for more than five years, her enthusiasm for navigating wind-powered crafts on the open water has never waned. She’s loved sailing her entire life. Brookdale Senior Living Center in Mooresville, her home for the past several years, encouraged her family to arrange a celebratory sail on Lake […]