The Charlotte nonprofit Foundation for the Carolinas – aided by a growing number of retiring baby boomers – has surpassed $2.1 billion in assets, elevating it to sixth place among the nation’s 800 community foundations.
Charlotte-based Sealed Air is selling over a third of the company to Bain Capital Private Equityl for $3.2 billion. The local manufacturer said the deal does not affect its 2014 pledge to relocate over 1,200 here from New Jersey.
Siblings Brutus and Wimpy were rescued in rural Gaston County five years ago by George Bray after being dumped on the side of a road. George brings them along almost every morning as he meets friends for breakfast at McDonalds in Belmont. N.C. I think his pals eat better then George.
Davie HinshawThe Charlotte Observer
Brutus and Wimpy visit McDonalds
Lockers obsolete? Not at Bailey Middle School
Water main break causes traffic issues Monday morning.
Welcome home: South Carolina basketball players address fans