March 2014

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Lake Norman Social Scene

Lake Norman Social Scene

The 18th Annual John P. Campbell Memorial Golf Tournament

Barium Springs Giving Them Hope Annual Luncheon

An annual luncheon proves to be continuously making a difference in children's' lives.

13th Annual Asian Festival and 7th Annual Dragon Boat Festival

Two Asian events prove to yet again be a success in educating the community about their many varying cultures.

An Evening for Dove House

More than 400 guests and 80 volunteers attended the 11th annual An Evening for Dove House held April 29 at the Charles Mack Citizen Center in downtown Mooresville.

Andre Christine Gallery Opening and Reception

The exhibit ‘Contemporary Skylines & Architecture’ seamlessly blends a rich array of sculpture, canvas, photography, glass, wood and jewelry.

Kelli Robinson

Out and About

Spring & Summer Pickin's!

Eat home grown without the hastle!

Easter Activities

The scoop on Easter outings in a town near you.

The search for kids summer camps

Spring into action now and begin looking for kids summer camps!

Get in the green spirit!

St. Patty's Day & March Madness celebrations!

This month as a Pittsburgher

March inspires me to do three completely unrelated things.

Chef Troy Gagliardo

Chef Troy's Recipes

Classic Turned Turkey

A favorite dish, chicken marsala, with a unique twist.

A One-Dish Wonder

Rice with Poached Egg, Bacon, Mushroom & Blackened Green Peas

Super Simple Supper

This chicken dish is packed with flavor and can be put together in about 30 minutes.

For Foodie Eyes Only

Pizza Perfection.

Trend or Treat- the ultimate brunchfast

Not being one to get caught up in popular food trends, I have to say chicken and waffles is one that I truly adore.

Sam Boykin

From the Editor

editor's note

Welcome to our back-to-school issue

Trump talk

Welcome to our special golf issue

The joys (and woes) of home ownership

For most of us, buying a house is the biggest investment we’ll ever make, and we often pour our hearts, souls and dollars into making it our refuge.

Matters of the heart

For this issue, in honor of Valentine’s Day, we celebrate all things love — that wonderfully messy emotion that unites us all.

A new beginning

In the coming months, look for a great mix of fun and entertaining stories about the people, places and lifestyles of Lake Norman, as well as compelling, thought-provoking stories you won’t find anywhere else.

John Syme

Davidson Dispatches

Summer Break

Davidson College boasts a bounty of natural beauty and art

Discuss with the Writer

Soul of a People: The WPA Writers’ Project Uncovers Depression America by David A. Taylor, Davidson College Class of 1983.

Davidson Dispatches

Davidson College President Carol Quillen delivers insightful and inspiring speech

Red and Black Ball

Annual Davidson College fundraiser helps combat AIDS here and abroad

Thanksgiving Dog

My dog Dodger is reminding me to be thankful this Thanksgiving.

Rosie Molinary

Beautiful Musings

Happy Birthday, Beautiful You!

The daily guide to radical self-acceptance, Beautiful You, is still capturing hearts a year later.

Let the to-do list go and schedule playtime

The to-do list can get very long, so be sure to make a play plan and occasionally let things go.

Horses. Hope. Healing: A retreat for cancer survivors

Triple Play Farm in Davidson, North Carolina offers a one-day self-discovery and empowerment retreat for female cancer survivors.

What's your default?

My son's nickname, Happy, teaches a lesson about one's natural state.

In 1978, I invented GPS

In looking for directions in life, though, it's not as easy as asking your car where to go.