People

20 years in, No Grease turns to franchising to accelerate growth

Owners Damian and Jermaine Johnson said the move is a natural progression for a business that has spent two decades fine-tuning its operating model.

Carol Anderson, author of ‘White Rage,’ to speak at Levine Museum on Sept. 26

History professor traces white backlash against black progress from Reconstruction to the election of Barack Obama.

Scene in the Qcity: 2017 Black Political Caucus Banquet

Scene at the 2017 Black Political Caucus of Charlotte-Mecklenburg banquet, which featured U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters as guest speaker.

In Rock Hill, a consignment shop for men

Shop owner Deborah McCullough says she likes a well-dressed man, and she likes putting their outfits together, so in April she opened His Closet Consignment Shop.

The Scene at Lydia’s Legacy Teal Tea Party

Ladies and gents from around the Qcity gathered on Sunday to raise awareness for a worthy cause.

Noted photographer Alvin C. Jacobs Jr. recalls that fateful day in Charlottesville

Jacobs has trained his camera on protests and civil actions all over America. What happened in Charlottesville, he said, was altogether different.

‘Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ‘N Out Live!’ coming to Bojangles’ Coliseum

Homecoming for Cannon as one of MTV’s hottest shows heads to Charlotte

Healing Charlotte: Iyanla Vanzant to headline Gantt Symposium

The Emmy-Award winning life coach will discuss uniting the community as we approach the one-year anniversary of Keith Lamont Scott’s death.

Real Talk Radio: Wyclef Jean talks about U.S. politics, relationships and music 

In this episode of Real Talk Radio, JD talks with the multi-talented Wyclef Jean about music, politics, Donald Trump and how he kept his marriage together after infidelity.

A voice in the crowd: Why one man attended the ‘call to action’ against racism

Despite personal disappointments and persistent doubts, Charlotte resident Justin Perry says he must continue to push for racial justice in America.

News & Buzz

Carol Anderson, author of ‘White Rage,’ to speak at Levine Museum on Sept. 26

History professor traces white backlash against black progress from Reconstruction to the election of Barack Obama.

Entertainment

A peek inside Firehouse Bar & Lounge, soon to be Charlotte’s newest hot spot

Owner Clarence Boston said he hopes the lounge, located near Bank of America Stadium, will attract young professionals of all...

Commentary

I can’t keep rolling my eyes at today’s headlines; it’s starting to hurt

Is it just me, or is the constant drum beat of social media starting to make us loopy?

Health

It’s never too late to get back on the health bandwagon

As humans, we are prone to get distractions. But when it comes to nutrition and exercise, it's never too late...

Faith

Charlotte church to invest $2 million in mixed-income housing development

The church's investment comes as various studies have found that Charlotte’s supply of affordable housing has not kept pace with...

QcityEVENTS

9.23
CAROLINA CURLY: Crowned in Curls Natural Expo
9.23
West Charlotte Class of ’97 Reunion
9.23
“The Ladies and Him” Book Signing
9.23
Women Who Win: 31 Daily Actions For Success Goal-Setting Luncheon
9.23
Ivy Classic Golf Tournament