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Academic Learning Center to Celebrate Education and Community

Contributor: Jamie Richardson   For over 20 years, the Academic Learning Center (ALC) has been providing free academic tutoring services to students working below grade level in reading and in math in Cabarrus County. They are hosting a first-ever event to celebrate the incredible work being done in our community, called “ALES for ALC” and the entire community is invited! ALES for ALC Event 📅 May 2nd from 5pm to 7:30pm 🕰️ 5pm to 7:30pm (doors open at 4:30pm) 📍 Southern Strain Brewing Company, 165 Brumley Ave, Concord, NC 28025 The event is sponsored by Doug and Cheryl Kelling, Greater Charlotte...

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The Eatery Wins 2024 Cabarrus Burger Madness

Photo credit: Michael A. Anderson Photography   March in Cabarrus County means one thing for burger lovers: Cabarrus Burger Madness! This annual celebration, hosted by Explore Cabarrus, brings together local restaurants to showcase their specialty burger creations throughout the month. From March 1st to 31st, diners can sample the unique burgers and cast their votes for their favorite. Fun Fact: Burger Madness attracted diners from 5 states during its fourth year of competition, with participating restaurants selling a combined total of nearly 4,000 specialty burgers during the month of...

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🍷🎉 Wine Room Toasts Two Decades of Success

Contributor: Jamie Richardson   As one of the first businesses to open in Concord’s Afton Village, The Wine Room has thrived for the past 20 years, offering quality wine, craft beer, and a handcrafted bistro menu. 📍5401 Village Dr. NW, Concord, NC 28027 Website | Facebook | Instagram This beloved establishment opened in December 2003 and continues to thrive today thanks to an owner and staff who cater to their loyal customers. When you visit, you’ll find quality wine and craft beer selections along with a handcrafted bistro menu and a fully stocked retail store. Owner Teri Reno’s (on the...

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🍺 Cheers to Four Years of Hops Success

Contributor: Jamie Richardson   Southern Strain Brewing Company’s flagship Concord location is turning four and they’re throwing a two-day party that you won’t want to miss. 📍 Concord | 165 Brumley Ave NE Suite 3001, Concord, NC 28025 Website | Facebook | Instagram Located in downtown Concord, Southern Strain Brewing Company is more than just a brewery; it’s a hub of artful brewing, community activities, and memorable experiences. With a commitment to traditional and innovative brewing techniques, Southern Strain has carved a niche for itself in the craft beer scene, offering...

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🎸 J.King Guitar Makes Retail Shop Dream a Reality

This feature article was written by the Cabarrus Economic Development Corporation.   Guitar consignment and repair store sees local entrepreneur fulfilling a dream in a historically musical space. When you walk past J.King Guitar on the way to the West Ave District retail shops or to a Cannon Ballers game, you can’t help but notice his wall of beautiful guitars. Whether you are looking to add a vintage guitar to your collection or buy your first one, you are sure to be impressed by his selection on consignment in his retail store. Owner Jack King posts new acquisitions on his Instagram...

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📢 🛒 DOCO Market Brings New Culture to “Old” Town

Contributor: Jamie Richardson   DOCO Market creates a space that celebrates the community and brings people together. The DOCO Market (Downtown Concord Market) will hold their second pop-up shopping experience on April 1st from 12-5pm at Nothing New Quality Threads which is located at Southern Strain Brewing Company’s Concord location at 165 Brumley Avenue. Nothing New is also hosting their first Friday Night Flea on Friday, March 31st from 3-8pm, featuring 10+ of the area’s top vintage and fashion vendors as well as a vast selection of $20 items that you already know and love! DOCO Market...

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