What has me peeved is all the trash on our roadsides here. What are we? You can Adopt a Highway and make this area look much better. Why can’t we throw all our trash away at our home or business instead of throwing it out the window to litter our roadsides? Check out Route 21 between Exit 28 and… read more about Please don't throw your trash on the highways
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Individuals with cats for pets who, apparently, do not feel rules and regulations apply to them, nor does practicing common courtesy for their neighbors. What makes you think it is OK for your free-ranging cat to defecate and urinate on my property, to get into regular cat fights with a lot of… read more about Who let the cat out?
To the home in Arbor Croft with the habitual barking dog, I know you hear your dog barking because everyone else within a half mile can. The late night, early mornings get really old. Be considerate to everyone else and do something! read more about Who let the dog out?
NCDOT, know what it stands for? Not Complete 'til Debris On Thoroughfare. Why do they dump all that loose junk on the sides of intersections instead of fixing the roads like a real DOT? That stuff is dangerous when it gets dragged into intersections and they won't put the donuts down long enough to… read more about Come on, clean up our roads like they do in Raleigh!!
It would be greatly appreciated by all if you would be please store your yard waste on your own street rather than spread it all out on Torrence Chapel Road. If you do not have enough room to store your waste in front of your house then hire a removal company. Several times a year you do this and… read more about Please don't share your yard waste
I can understand why you’d want to create a circular driveway, but please reinforce the ground on either side of the sidewalk! Your big trucks and trailers have turned the cement into crumbles, unsafe for all who walk, run and bike there. read more about Please reinforce the ground
It's no wonder the bridge project at Exit 28 is scheduled to take 1 1/2 years to complete. Barrels were placed along the roadway on Dec. 9. Nothing has happened since! Typical road project, get your deposit and move on to the next one. Road contracts should require that companies actually make an… read more about What's up with the bridge project at Exit 28?
Peeved that The Herald juxtaposed the Elevation Church and 2011 property tax debacle stories without referencing Elevation's tax-exempt status. Hundreds of Mecklenburg County taxpayers were overcharged their property taxes, yet Elevation isn't required to pay any property tax. Can someone explain… read more about Why is Elevation Church exempt from paying property taxes?
If my neighborhood public school had a waiting list and no bus service, you’d be clamoring to get in. Choose whichever school is best for your child but don’t mock my choice to avoid the charter lottery mania. We love the excellent services at our home school. read more about Don't mock my choice...
I'll tell you what really gets me. When people check their lottery tickets, usually more than one, at the gas station at the front of long line. I just want to buy a couple of sodas. I'd buy you 20 lottery tickets just to get outta my way! Many gas stations in the area are guilty. read more about Get outta my way!
To every person that decides to take a right off I-77 onto Exit 23 and thinks they can create their own exit lane ... and then flip me off when I don't let them in, you are reason for road rage. Next time take the bus! I am so peeved!!!!! read more about Next time take the bus!
Hey! Hey! Hey! Aren't turn signals a most wonderful invention ... whenused! read more about Hey! Hey! Hey! Are you exempt from using your turn signal?
Every Sunday, I get stuck behind this same guy in the produce section at the grocery store. I have tried different times but to no avail. He touches every single vegetable and looks for the tiniest blemishes. I want to say to him, "I'll give you a dime if you get the $0.79 cucumber with a small… read more about I'll give you a dime...
To the neighbors who leave their cars out of the garage all night and then let them run for 20 to 30 minutes the next morning to warm them up: Stop polluting the air. Clean the garage out and use it for what is designed to do. Keep your cars in. read more about Stop polluting the air!
When there are two left turn lanes at an intersection, I get peeved when drivers in the outside lane don’t make a square turn, but cut the corner, or when drivers in the inside lane swing wide when turning. Either would sideswipe me if I wasn’t watching out for them. read more about Watch where you are going
When will the town demand that the NCDOT repave the pathetic pavement "fix" at the main entrance deceleration lane to Birkdale Village on N.C. 73 at Lindholm Drive? It is an appalling example of pavement repair in such a high profile and traffic location. First impressions do count when you are a… read more about Birkdale Village pavement "fix" needs to be repaved
Didn't know elementary school was the "new middle school!" Not loving this new school. Seems like someone is just building their résumé. read more about Elementary school is the new middle school?
If you are in line to turn at a stop light, please keep up with the car in front of you. I understand there will be times when people aren't paying attention and don't see that traffic has started moving, but too many people just don't keep up with the car in front of them. When this happens, the… read more about Please keep up with the car in front of you!
Recycling bugs me. Simple, only one every two weeks. Recycling can goes out with the other garbage cans. Put it in the street, not blocking driveways, so neighbors can back and not hit a can. Recycling truck comes and picks up can and drops it right smack in the middle of driveway. Now I am blocked… read more about Recycling bugs me!
So the Town of Cornelius decides to eliminate curb-side leaf pick up, but relents when we lowly taxpayers complain. Instead they provide such lousy service people give up on it anyway. It’s Dec. 15, there isn’t a leaf left on a tree anywhere and the leaves on our street have been picked just once.… read more about We still have leaves in the streets, Town of Cornelius!
Why does the Town of Cornelius permit two retail establishments on West Catawba Avenue to sell drug paraphernalia and synthetic drugs? These establishments have sold and continue to sell these products to minors and adults in our community. It just seems reasonable to ask our town commissioners to… read more about Ban the retail establishments that sell drug paraphernalia and synthetic drugs