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  1. Congressman Pittenger opens Monroe officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Union County Weekly

    The office features two congressional staffers with a combined 20 years of helping constituents with federal issues, such as Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, Veterans benefits, IRS and other agencies. "Sheriff Cathey told me that Social Security was a major issue for Union County, so I've assigned Graham Long, my Social Security expert, to work out of the Monroe office," Pittenger said.

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  2. 'Undercover Boss' spotlights AdvantaClean CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | Union County Weekly

    AdvantaClean CEO Jeff Dudan will be featured on the Wednesday, Jan. 11, episode of the CBS hit reality show "Undercover Boss." The episode features the environmental services firm that has expanded to 222 franchise locations, including AdvantaClean of Monroe at 115 Unionville-Indian Trail Road in Indian Trail.

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  3. News Briefs for 12/30Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    Common Heart said Dec. 27 it has raised $20,480 toward its $50,000 campaign to help investigate poverty in the community. MONROE - The Master Gardeners of Union County have a 2017 schedule ripe with opportunities for residents to get great advice for cultivating their personal patches of nature.

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  4. Business Briefs for 12/30Read the original story

    Dec 30, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    Weiland, a 43-year veteran of IBM with more than 30 years in management, will serve two years as president. He most recently worked as an IBM consultant for a telecommunications firm in China.

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  5. Wingate student-athletes recognized for serviceRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    Wingate University student-athletes Keith Griffin and Shelby Tricoli were among 278 nominees for the 2017 Allstate NABC and WBCA Good Works Teams. Griffin created a nonprofit, Griffin K-9 Rescue , which has rescued and adopted more than 30 dogs to families since August 2015.

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  6. Tax office sets deadlinesRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    Tax payments not postmarked by Jan. 5 begin accruing interest Jan. 6 at the rate of 2 percent for the first month late and three-fourth percent each month thereafter.

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  7. Morning Note: Getting events in the calendarRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    People often ask me how they can get their events in our calendar. The preferred way is to email information about your event to justin@cmgweekly.com .

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  8. Groups provide shoes to studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    About 100 students at Walter Bickett and East elementary schools will step into style over the holidays thanks to generous community members. About 100 students from eastern Union County were given a new pair of shoes thanks to First Presbyterian Church in Monroe and JCPenney.

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  9. New book tells story of the Scots-IrishRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    Union County resident Maurice Thomas has published a book on the Scots-Irish in the Blue Ridge Mountains and Piedmont of the Carolinas and Virginia. The retired Wingate University professor tells the story of why these people came to America in the 1700s and how they shaped the country.

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  10. A look back at the year's 100 biggest newsmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    Bobby Kilgore, Richard Helms and Scott Kaufhold made our list of the 100 biggest newsmakers of 2016. The Union County Weekly 100 is our opportunity to look back at the people who made news locally, regionally or nationally.

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  11. Business Briefs for 12/9Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    Carolinas HealthCare System Union donated a record 327 bicycles Dec. 2 to the Union County Christmas Bureau through its annual bike drive. The bureau is collecting donations for needy families through Dec. 15 at 2509 W. Roosevelt Blvd., Monroe.

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  12. Carolinas HealthCare System Union collects 327 bikes for holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    Carolinas HealthCare System Union donated a record 327 bicycles Dec. 2 to the Union County Christmas Bureau through its annual bike drive. The bureau is collecting donations for needy families through Dec. 15 at 2509 W. Roosevelt Blvd., Monroe.

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  13. Monroe considers new space for police, fire departmentRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    Monroe is seeking outside help on how to best use its latest acquisition, the Monroe Enquirer Journal building on West Jefferson Street. The city council decided Tuesday, Nov. 15, to work with the architectural firm of Gastonia-based Stewart Cooper Newell to perform a needs assessment of the police and fire departments, as well its senior center.

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  14. Education Briefs: Nov. 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    The Union County Board of Education honored Fatima Feliz, a custodian at Shiloh Elementary School since February, with its first Employee of the Month award. The award recognizes non-teacher and non-certified positions and honors those who have exemplary work and performance, those who promote positive morale, or possibly those who demonstrate initiatives and creativity that improve the operating efficiency of their department or the district.

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  15. Education Briefs: Nov. 4Read the original story

    Nov 4, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    Union Elementary is one of two Title I schools to represent the state at the national level in the following two categories: high performance for two or more consecutive years and high progress. Union met the eligibility requirement for consideration in both categories, and was one of the two schools chosen to represent North Carolina.

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  16. Monroe soccer claims conference titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    Monroe's soccer team defeated archrival Forest Hills , 4-2, to win the conference championship Wednesday, Oct. 26. The Redhawks and Yellow Jackets had the same record in conference, but Monroe won the tie breaker for the league title since it swept Forest Hills this season. Both teams receive a conference championship plaque, but Monroe is declared league champion when it comes to playoff seeding.

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  17. Monroe nonprofit serves low-income childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    Monroe-based Alliance for Children dedicates its efforts to making sure every child in Union County has the opportunity for a bright future. "To put it simply: We provide programs and fund programs that deal with children birth to 5 years old and their families so they can be successful in kindergarten and beyond," said Alliance Executive Director Linda Smith.

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  18. At-large candidates vie for new outlook at UCPS boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    There are two at-large seats open on the Union County Board of Education. Michael Guzman elected not to run for reelection, ensuring at least one new face to serve in that capacity.

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  19. Going trick-or-treating? Know where sex offenders live in Union CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    Parents may want to check the North Carolina Sex Offender and Public Protection Registry before taking their children door-to-door for Halloween candy. This screenshot of the North Carolina Sex Offender Registry shows 24 registered sex offenders living within three miles of Stallings Town Hall, 315 Stallings Road.

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  20. Bond 2016: Why now? Monroe High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Union County Weekly

    One set of students goes up one set of stairs, but a group of students are trying to funnel down. Traffic jam.

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