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Poplar Tent Road has reopened after a construction project at Cox Mill Road closed it for 16 days. Concord city officials said some signal and lane striping work wasn't finished, so there still may be delays.
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Habitat for Humanity Cabarrus County needs volunteers for its Hospitality House Golf Tournament fundraiser Monday at Rocky River Golf Club. Many shifts are available all day for various tasks. habitatcabarrus.volunteerhub.com/Events/Browse.aspx.
The North Mecklenburg High School PTSA's 32nd annual Roasting of the Pig scholarship benefit is Friday. Pre-order barbecue: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The town's Fall Arts and Crafts Fair & Bake Sale will be 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday in the Waymer Center gym, 14200 Holbrooks Road. Vendor registration: email@example.com.
A golf tournament Nov. 14 at Birkdale Golf Club, 16500 Birkdale Commons Parkway, Huntersville, will benefit Cornelius-based Little Smiles - North Carolina, which provides gifts to children in hospitals, hospices and shelters. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 704-405-8012.
Davidson Fire Department has improved its fire suppression rating from 6 to 5, which could mean insurance savings for businesses. The rating takes effect for insurance purposes Feb. 1.
About 70 craftspeople will sell their wares at the free Working Fingers Craft Show 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and 1-5 p.m. next Sunday at the War Memorial Building, 220 N. Maple St. 704-663-7026; www.mooresvillerecreation.org.
The Lake Norman Garden Club will sponsor a Christmas Tour of Homes in the Northview Harbour subdivision in Sherrills Ford 3-7 p.m. Dec. 5 to benefit Palliative CareCenter and Hospice of Catawba Valley's new Sherrills Ford branch. Tickets are $25 and include a tour of four homes; e-mail email@example.com or call 828-478-9177.
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