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Company Shops Market to receive $298,000 Main Street Solutions Fund Grant from the State of North Carolina

BIG NEWS: Governor Bev Perdue just announced that Company Shops Market will be a recipient of a $298k Main Street Solutions Fund Grant. The City of Burlington, Burlington Downtown Corp  and Company Shops Market have won $298,460 “for the sustainable … Continue reading

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CSM in the news: “Economist gives advice to co-op”

(Clockwise from Left: Sarah Cook, Tara Jones-LeGros, J.T. Sharpe, Michael Shuman, Eric Henry, and Sharon Dent .) The Times-News ran a story in today’s paper on Michael Shuman’s visit to the Company Shops Market building. Shuman was quoted as saying … Continue reading

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Michael Shuman visits Downtown Burlington

(L-R Eric Henry, Angie Lovelace, Michal Shuman) Michael Shuman is an economist and an author. But more than that, he is a champion of vibrant towns. One of his major projects is the BALLE organization. “The Business Alliance for Local … Continue reading

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Saxapahaw Oktoberfest gets a sunny ending

After a rainy start, last weekend’s Oktoberfest event in Saxapahaw, NC finished out the day with sunshine and a beautiful fall evening. Board president Sharon Dent was on hand to preach the gospel of local food and strong local communities … Continue reading

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