This OTC Life

September 9, 2016

A Trip Down Antiquity Lane

For many years the land where Antiquity sits now was a 250 acre dairy farm. Field Street ran through the middle of the property. Both the […]
September 20, 2016

On Soul-renewal and Rocks

The melding–sometimes subtle, sometimes not–of the shiny new and historic old in Cornelius sometimes gives me reasons to grin. My latest favorite example is the new […]
October 24, 2016

Crosswalk Confessions: The Geese Speak

You have seen them fly overhead in magnificent V formations. And you have also witnessed them bringing traffic to a standstill as they waddle defiantly cross […]
November 7, 2016

The History of Cornelius Town Hall

As you head to the polls this week, it might be fun to know some history of the Cornelius Town Hall. In the early 1900s, (photo […]
January 12, 2017

Board approves plans to make Cornelius a top bicycling destination

At its January 3 meeting the Cornelius Town Board voted unanimously in favor of adopting the Bike Cornelius! bicycle master plan. The plan outlines recommendations for […]
August 4, 2017

Bike Safety Matters

We love the initiatives being taken to lead Cornelius to a more bicycle friendly town. Take note of the new bike safety laws in effect for […]
September 26, 2017

Gone, but not forgotten

Sometime around dawn on Sunday, over a century of memories came crashing down at 20017 N Main St. An era of an iconic building on Old […]
October 31, 2017

Operation Gratitude: Donate Excess Halloween Candy to the Troops

Halloween may be over, but that doesn’t mean the trick-or-treating has to stop. Drop off all your extra treats to Iris Home Accents, located in Oak […]
February 23, 2018

Flashback Friday: The Barbers of Brick Row

As recollected by Jack Conard Jr: There used to be two barber shops in the north end of brick row, next to the railroad, across from […]