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The Arc of Cabarrus County will host a Flapjack Fundraiser 8-10 a.m. Saturday at Applebee's, 1240 Concord Parkway N. All proceeds will go to advocacy, education and support for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Breakfast is a short stack of pancakes, sausage, milk, juice and coffee. $7 at the door. 704-788-1616.
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Mecklenburg County commissioner Karen Bentley will address the North Mecklenburg Republican Women on Tuesday at NorthStone Club, 15801 NorthStone Drive. Registration is at 6 p.m., buffet dinner 6:30 p.m. $20. RSVP: email@example.com.
Volunteers are needed to help keep the town's parks and greenways clean. Call 704-892-6031, ext. 160, to pitch in.
Davidson Community Players' Connie Company will present its first all-youth musical, "Once on This Island Jr." at 1 and 4 p.m. Saturday and next Sunday, 7 p.m. Nov. 19, 4 p.m. Nov. 20 and 1 and 4 p.m. Nov. 21 at the Armour Street Theatre, 307 Armour St. For ages 6 and older. Tickets $9. Order at 704-892-7953; www.da
Town offices will be closed Thursday for Veterans Day, but residential sanitation services will remain on schedule.
Town offices will be closed Thursday in observance of Veterans Day, but the town Board of Aldermen will meet that evening at 7 p.m. in Town Hall.
Donna Allen of Statesville recently won $750,000 in the Jumbo Bucks instant scratch-off game of the N.C. Education Lobby. She was shopping for groceries when she bought the ticket, according to a state news release. Allen said the good luck was "a blessing."
About 200 area business leaders gathered at Innovative Pest Management Inc., 6596 Campground Road, Oct. 29 for the unveiling of the Widow Project. The stainless-steel widow spider by Denver artist Dave Simpson is on permanent display outside the business.
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