Organizations that want their summer camps listed in a special edition of North Neighbors must use an information form that is available only by going online. The entry deadline is Feb. 10 for publication Feb. 21.
For how to enter your information, e-mail
firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also call 704-786-2185.
Entry packets for the annual Cabarrus County Senior Games are available at the Cabarrus senior centers in Mount Pleasant and Concord, all LunchPlus Club locations, the Concord and Harrisburg Parks and Recreation Departments and the Cabarrus County Parks Department. Joan Swaringen at 704-920-3484.
The Kannapolis Fire Department has been awarded a $177,699 FEMA grant to help establish a hazmat team. For several years, the department has invested in staff training for hazardous materials.
The Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce has selected the VanWingerden family of Metrolina Greenhouses as the 2009 Robert T. Cashion Business Persons of the Year.
Rotary Club of North Mecklenburg's Pancake Breakfast and Lake Norman Talent Show will be 8 a.m.-noon Saturday at Bethel Presbyterian Church, 19920 Bethel Church Road. $10 admission supports local charities. 704-892-4098.
Hadassah Lake Norman Chapter will host a benefit square dance 7-10 p.m. Saturday at the War Memorial Building, 220 N. Maple St. Admission is $15 per person. Details: email@example.com.
William "Doc" Gillenwater, a candidate for the 12th District U.S. House seat, will address the Lake Norman Stand Up America citizens' group at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Lowrance Room of the Charles Mack Citizen Center, 215 N. Main St.
The nonprofit Greater Statesville Development Corp., the city of Statesville and Iredell County plan to announce a major expansion of an existing industry project at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Statesville Civic Center.
United Way of Lincoln County is appealing for help in its 2010 campaign, which ends March 31 and has raised $174,000 toward its $401,174 goal. Mail donations to P.O. Box 234, Lincolnton, NC 28093, or make them online at www.unitedwaync.org.