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Legal Elite - Real Estate 2014

2014 Legal Elite winner: Real Estate - Michael G. Winters, Ellis & Winters LLP, Raleigh

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Legal Elite - Tax/Estate Planning 2014

2014 Legal Elite winner: Tax/Estate Planning - Robert H. Haggard, The Van Winkle Law Firm, Asheville

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Legal Elite - Young Guns 2014

2014 Legal Elite winner: Young Guns - Michael F. Easley Jr., McGuireWoods LLP, Raleigh

2014-01

Looking forward

Up Front: Looking forward

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Deciding which size is the best fit

Free & Clear: In a matter of weeks, the 2014 election cycle will begin with candidates filing for county, state and federal offices. In North Carolina, the stakes couldn't be higher.

2014-01

Government does not compute

Capital Goods: That the major policy initiative of the Obama administration nearly has been undone by a government website's glitches might come as a shock to many but not to watchers of state government.

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Regional Report Eastern January 2014

Hatteras Island businesses hope the latest sand to settle under the Herbert C. Bonner Bridge won't shift for some time.

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Regional Report Triangle January 2014

By mixing things up at B. Everett Jordan Dam and Lake, lawmakers are saving buckets of money - at least for now.

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Regional Report Triad January 2014

During the heyday of American-made apparel, Winston-Salem-based Hanesbrands Inc.'s hometown manufacturing was done at two huge factories. Both were representative of the city's stature as a manufacturing center, but also are emblematic of the demise of that industry.

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Regional Report Charlotte January 2014

Things have been cloudy at Charlotte Douglas International Airport lately, with state and city officials fighting over its control. That's not preventing Charlotte leaders from preparing for sunnier times.

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Regional Report Western January 2014

Tim Lampkin is proud to promote a great place to hang out - or hang a hammock.

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Regional Report Charlotte December 2013

After years of struggling, often working four jobs to make ends meet, the switch finally flipped for Gretchen Hollifield Ewers in 2005 when she opened The Dog Wizard Inc., an obedience school in Charlotte

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Regional Report Eastern December 2013

Preparing for conflict might be pessimistic, but it’s profitable.

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Best Doctors 2013

The Best Doctors in North Carolina by specialty.

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Small wonders

Up Front: Small wonders

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Mind matters

Small Business of the Year Runner-up: Impact Financial Systems Inc. provides automation software for financial institutions.

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High and dry

Small Business of the Year: Our Small Business of the Year's products seal tight, but it excels at hanging loose.

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The woman in charge

Small Business of the Year Runner-up: Garris Grading and Paving Inc. By the time Angela Alvarez Garris decided to build up an asphalt plant, she was fed up with people who refused to belive a woman could own and operate such a ostensibly manly business.

2013-12

Out of sight

Cover story: Appearances mattered to Gary Smith, from his attire to every aspect of his ad agency and the clients it attracted. Since the ’70s, he and, later, his son had built Smith Advertising & Associates into one of the Southeast’s largest. And he had done it in a place known more for GIs and generals than marketing geniuses. Moving among Fayetteville’s elite, the Smiths made quite an impression. Then — amid lawsuits, investigations and allegations of a Ponzi scheme — the image they crafted crumbled. But what really happened? Were they perpetrators or victims? Ad men know how crucial it is to control the message. But for Gary and Todd Smith, the medium became the message when they dropped
 

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It's a family tradition

Small Business of the Year Runner-up: Crayton Commercial LLC, a one-man operation in New Bern that had built or revitalized seven shopping centers since 2008.

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