Two retailers of casual apparel and accessories opened recently at Concord Mills mall, 8111 Concord Mills Blvd.
Now open are rue21, in Neighborhood 5 across from Burlington Coat Factory, and Aéropostale in Neighborhood 6 near Group USA.
Both stores sell trendy clothing and accessories, including shoes, jewelry and fragrances for young men and women.
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Cabarrus Economic Development will hold its annual Stakeholder Summit at 11:15 a.m. May 13 at Cabarrus Country Club, 3247 Weddington Road, Concord.
Guest speaker will be Michael Shuman, author of "The Small Mart Revolution."
Reservation deadline is May 6. Cost is $10 per person. Reservations: Samantha Moose, 704-260-8108.
The Lake Norman Home Builders Association will discuss government housing regulations and their effect on the housing market and economy 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. April 28 at the Charles Mack Citizen Center, 215 N. Main St., Mooresville.
Elliot Eisenberg, a senior economist with the National Association of Home Builders, will discuss "The Unintended Consequences of Government Regulations on Housing and the Economy."
Tickets are $25 per person and include a catered buffet lunch. Tickets: www.LakeNormanHBA.com.
Vendors can register for tables for this season's Huntersville Market, which debuts May 1, by emailing Huntersville Recreation Coordinator Sierra Davenport, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The market offers local fresh produce, baked goods, jewelry and crafts. It will be open 7 a.m.-noon Saturdays through Oct. 29 at 103 Maxwell St., beside the caboose.
The yearly vendor fee is $75. Daily fees for one table are $4 for inside shelter and $2 outside.
CrossFit Davidson celebrated its grand opening April 8 at 305 Depot St.
CrossFit Davidson members train in small classes led by certified coaches, including special classes for women, boomers and children.
Coaches provide frequent lectures and discussions for members on skills such as performance enhancing nutrition, proper rest and recovery intervals and specific CrossFit exercise technique. They are available for personal fitness training for more specific needs and individual nutrition consultation for an additional fee.
The Davidson Parks and Recreation Department is offering these business courses at its offices, 416 Armour St.:
Business Foundation 101. Learn to define your business mission, vision, values and goals. 6:30-8:30 p.m. May 2. Fee $44.
Business Connections. Learn to use social media and other networking sites. 6:30-8:30 p.m. May 16. $44.
Register at www.d-Recs.org or call 704-892-3349.
Stuart Madow is the new community relations director at Churchill Senior Living, 140 Carriage Club Drive, Mooresville.
Madow takes over for Glenn Ferrere, who was promoted to executive director at Churchill earlier this year.
Madow has lived in Mooresville for 15 years. He is on the Mooresville/Lake Norman Rotary Club board of directors, chairs a Mooresville-South Iredell Chamber of Commerce committee that's exploring health-care issues and has co-chaired the Iredell County Alzheimer's Walk for four years. He also founded and facilitates the South Iredell Healthcare Forum.
Barbara Norman of Cornelius-based Aquesta Insurance Services has achieved membership in the Million Dollar Round Table association of financial professionals for outstanding client service, ethics and professionalism.
Fewer than 1percent of the world's life insurance and financial services professionals obtain the designation, according to a release from Aquesta.
Norman has been in the insurance industry for 22 years, focusing primarily on employee benefits, life insurance, disability, Medicare supplements and individual health insurance. She lives in Denver and is a member of the Denver Lake Norman Rotary, four area chambers of commerce and Christ Church.