Cabarrus County Concord
Concord Downtown Development Corp. held a grand opening and ribbon cutting April 29 for J. Talberts Ltd., a men's and women's casual clothing store at 11 Union St. S., Suite 101.
The Small Business Center at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College will offer a free two-part series on energy cost-cutting and going-green opportunities for small businesses.
Businesses can learn how to introduce "green" practices to save money and boost profits. Topics will include how much money can be saved through simple changes, where to find tax credits and other green incentives and how to attract more customers by implementing green practices.
Sessions will be 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Kannapolis Train Station. The series start May 18 with "Implementing Green Processes in Your Business Operations" and "Saving Money by Greening Your Operations." The second session will be "Identifying Business Tax Credits and Other Green Incentives" and "Attracting Customers to Your Green Business."
To reserve a seat, call 704-216-3512.
Iredell County Mooresville
Community leaders and business professionals are invited to a breakfast meeting in observance of National Prayer Day from 8 to 9 a.m. Thursday at the Charles Mack Citizen Center, 215 N. Main St.
RSVP the Mooresville-South Iredell Chamber of Commerce at 704-664-3898 on Monday.