89.6% of Sun City Carolina Lakes Residents Are Satisfied with SCCL’s Active Adult Lifestyle

By Bob Poliquin, Managing Editor ~ A few years back, the Sun City Carolina Lakes Board of Directors tasked a group of residents to come up with a strategic vision for the community. They called the project Vision 2027.  The essential questions were “Where are we now?” and “Where do we want to be ten years from now?” The working…

Incredible Surrey Crest w/ Gorgeous Hardwoods & Wooded Lot!

Nice Surrey Crest with 3-season Room and Wooded View. Special Interior Details: Hardwood Floors in the Great Room, Office, and Halls, Tray Ceiling in the Master, Ceiling Fans, Crown Molding and Trim Throughout, Plus Added Shelving Throughout to Suit Your Storage Needs. Kitchen with Tile Backsplash, Cabinet Rollouts, Island, Pantry, & Nook. Master Suite & Private Bath w/ Dual Sinks,…

Windsor Run – Learn How You Can Be a Part of This New Community

by Kelly A. Shue ~ Since the construction at Windsor Run, Erickson Living’s first North Carolina community began building “up,” the sales staff also witnessed a dramatic increase in the number of people reserving the first homes at the community. More than 70% of the 216 apartment homes in the first phase of construction are reserved. “For months construction focused…

55+ South of the Border

No, we’re not talking about moving to a beachside condo in Cancun, but there are three 55+ active adult communities in South Carolina just across the border from North Carolina. Carolina Orchards is in Fort Mill, and in the Indian Land panhandle are Sun City Carolina Lakes (SCCL) and nearby Tree Tops. All three locations enjoy senior-friendly South Carolina tax…

Breaking the Chain: Five Locally-Owned Restaurants in Fort Mill, SC

We all have favorite dishes at national franchise restaurants.  We frequent those places with family and friends both for the variety and for the consistent predictability.  There is something for everyone and that one thing you always order whether you are in Seattle, Denver, or Charlotte.  Here, however, are a few local choices when you need to break the chain.*…

Mary O’neill’s: A New Irish Pub in Waxhaw, NC

By Simon L. B. St.John ~ If you have not been lucky enough to have already discovered this delightful new Irish Pub in Waxhaw, NC, then don’t wait any longer. It’s located in the historic downtown Plyler Building @ 116 West North Main Street. Ireland is often referred to as the Land of a Thousand Welcomes, and Mary O’ Neill’s…

Things to Do with Grandkids Over the Summer!

By Bob Poliquin, Managing Editor and Sun City Carolina Lakes Resident ~ “The reason grandparents and grandchildren get along so well is that they have a common enemy.” (Sam Levenson) My wife Cheryl and I have four school-age granddaughters. Things 1 & 2 are fifteen and thirteen and live here in Charlotte. Things 3 & 4 are nine and seven. They…

Need a Walk or a Bike Ride?

Do you want to go on a day hike?  A trail run? A bike ride?   Here are two great trail systems in South Charlotte and another trail just south of Charlotte in the Indian Land Panhandle.  Each trail has its own personality.  But best of all, all three have excellent access and parking. The McMullen Creek Greenway, Lower McAlpine Creek Greenway, Four…

Two Can’t-Miss Annual Gifts for Your Grandchildren

Do you want to entice your grandkids away from their smartphones, video games, and TV?  Do your grandchildren have enough stuff?  Perhaps it’s time to invest in some memories together. Here are two season passes that are can’t-miss get-outside gifts that you can share with your grandchildren.  A Carowinds season pass.  The advantage of a season pass over a day…

Breaking the Chain Series: Fort Mill

Breaking the Chain: Five Locally-Owned Restaurants in Fort Mill, SC Written By: Bob Poliquin  We all have favorite dishes at national franchise restaurants. We frequent those places with family and friends both for the variety and for the consistent predictability. There is something for everyone and that one thing you always order whether you are in Seattle, Denver, or Charlotte….

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