News: Business

Mar. 17, 2014 @ 09:16 AM

PTIA lands infusion of state money

Piedmont Triad International Airport received $5.8 million in state money for a set of major projects.

 


Mar. 13, 2014 @ 05:49 PM

Zeek Rewards scam - like 'Monopoly money'

Buried midway through a lengthy court filing on the mammoth, malicious Zeek Rewards pyramid scheme is a two-word phrase that may sum up the con — “Monopoly money.”


Mar. 11, 2014 @ 02:53 PM

Cornerstone alerts patients about stolen laptop

Cornerstone Health Care is alerting patients about a laptop that was stolen or is missing that contained files for 548 patients, but not any financial or Social Security information.


Mar. 10, 2014 @ 06:05 PM

Belk readies new city location

The new Belk store, located in the Palladium at Deep River shopping center, has been open to the public for a couple weeks but will celebrate its grand opening Wednesday.


Mar. 08, 2014 @ 03:00 PM

Long-vacant site may get new business life

A tract of business property along N. Main Street that’s been vacant for the past 12 years could have new life in the near future.


Mar. 03, 2014 @ 04:18 PM

Insiders, money winners sued in pyramid scheme

The court-appointed receiver in the Zeek Rewards pyramid scheme has filed the first lawsuits against alleged insiders and net winners in an effort to recover more than $200 million for victims who lost money in the global swindle.


Feb. 24, 2014 @ 10:16 AM

RF Micro Devices plans merger

Chip maker RF Micro Devices Inc. and TriQuint Semiconductor Inc. are combining in an all-stock deal valued at about $1.56 billion.


Feb. 18, 2014 @ 04:59 PM

Food service workers join hospital staff

Some food-service workers at High Point Regional Health will soon have a new employer.
The 75 hourly employees who now work at the hospital for outside vendor Aramark Healthcare Support Services, LLC will be employed by the hospital as of Sunday, according to Becky Alley, manager of public relations and marketing for High Point Regional Health System.


Feb. 13, 2014 @ 10:49 AM

Airport warns travelers about weather delays

Passengers planning to depart from the Piedmont Triad International Airport should call their airlines before leaving home today to be sure that their flights have not been cancelled, airport officials say.


Feb. 12, 2014 @ 03:22 PM

Snow could put chill on Valentine’s celebration

Valentine’s Day could get a lot more complicated for local business owners such as florist Jerry Hughes.


Feb. 07, 2014 @ 08:00 PM

Airport losing longtime leader

For the past 15 years, attorney and civic leader Henry Isaacson has cherished his first-class seat helping steer the direction of Piedmont Triad International Airport.


Feb. 05, 2014 @ 05:05 PM

Jobless rates keep falling

Jobless rates across the area and state continued dropping back toward pre-Great Recession levels during December.


Feb. 02, 2014 @ 06:14 PM

'Slot swap' hurts PTIA passengers during '13

A two-word, alliterative aviation expression — slot swap — helps explain in large part why Piedmont Triad International Airport didn’t welcome as many passengers last year as compared to 2012.


Jan. 29, 2014 @ 04:03 PM

Harris Teeter sale shouldn't be noticed by customers

Customers of Harris Teeter Supermarkets Inc. may not notice the change, but their grocery store is under new ownership as of this week.


Jan. 27, 2014 @ 03:31 PM

Taking off - merged airline will boost PTIA service

The recently completed merger between US Airways and American Airlines will benefit travelers at Piedmont Triad International Airport as the carrier adds service to and from New York City.