Just in time for your Monday mid-morning coffee break, here is a brief review of the past couple weeks’ local and regional news from the Tar Heel State: Get ready for some major road upgrades around the state. . . New economic development efforts take shape in Guilford County and Wake Forest. . . RTP sees more plans for growth. . . A new (and controversial) industry takes shape in the forests of North Carolina. . . The Charlotte region looks to China for business investment.