Global food shortage leaves local nonprofit high and dry | News

A humble one-story, one-room building—the current Mercy Meals base of operations—exhibits an unassuming exterior. And yet, within its four walls are housed the means and motivates to provide for millions in need across the world. A local nonprofit dedicated to administering food to children and families in impoverished and in-crisis nations across the globe, the … Read more

Cabarrus Calendar | Local News

The Concord Duplicate Bridge face-to-face games through Concord Parks and Recreation at Hartsell Recreation Center, 60 Hartsell School Road, at noon. Cost is $5 per player. You must have a partner and provide proof of vaccination. Heavenly Hot Dogs at Mount Olivet United Methodist Church, 301 Mount Olivet Road, will be offered from 10 am … Read more

Letters to the Editor: June 23, 2022 | Opinion

TO THE EDITOR: The Cadyville Volunteer Fire Department put on its first ever fireworks show on June 11. This was in conjunction with our 54th Annual Field Day. This event was a tremendous success and definite crowd pleaser. First, we would like to thank our donors. Without these terrific donations this event would never have … Read more

Jungle Love: Duo combine their dreams to bring a pet store back to Dallas | News

Outside suite 403 at 289 East Ellendale Ave. in Dallas hangs a blank sign. It could represent that a year ago, Gabrielle Bumpus only had an idea of ​​someday opening a pet store. Or, the white space awaiting text could represent the months residents were left without an independent store in Dallas to meet their … Read more

Pet passion: Tabby and Jack’s aims to offer natural pet food, holistic grooming | Business

For four-legged friends and fur babies in Oregon, there’s a new place for their grooming and nutritional needs. Tabby and Jack’s, a pet food store and groomer, is now open at 856 Janesville St. This is the sixth location for Oregon resident Michelle Lonergan, but the first on her home turf. The shop, which opened … Read more

Woman-owned small business serving up frozen treats for pups | Nice view

Amanda Colanino wants every dog ​​to feel welcome walking through her front door. The owner of DogGurt opened a new storefront in northwest Bellevue on June 9, expanding the footprint of her small business while hoping to be part of a revitalization along Harrison Street by bringing in customers from across the Omaha metropolitan area. … Read more

Team of Mercy brings in some 4-legged help | Local News

Team of Mercy introduced a new team of fundraisers to help survivors of suicide — dogs. Dog Days of Summer is scheduled for Aug. 5 from 6 to 10 pm on Wabash Avenue between 6th and 7th Streets. A partnership with Downtown Terre Haute, it will feature a dog show with the 24 furry friends … Read more