Black swim programs battle cross-currents of history — and Covid-19

Mahogany Mermaids upend decades of stereotypes by teaching Black adults to swim, but Charlotte’s minority youth swim team is fighting to stay afloat
By Tim Whitmire | February 27, 2021

Breast cancer survivor opens gourmet popcorn shop

Julie Logan is the newest owner of Popcorn Heaven. The parent company has five locations nationwide, including two in Charlotte.
By Katrina Louis | February 25, 2021

What’s good on TV; a guide for Black viewers – Feb 25

This week, we're talking "Buried by the Bernards," "Young Rock," "I May Destroy You" and "L.A.'s Finest."
By Jonathan Limehouse and Bethany Lane | February 24, 2021

NC counties in Covid ‘red zone’ on the decline

Since Feb. 4, the number of NC counties designated as Covid-19 red zones fell to 27 from 64.
By QCity Metro | February 24, 2021

Arts & Science Council apologizes for history of discriminatory grant-making

A 34-page report lays bare the "steps -- and missteps" that ASC has taken to become more equitable.
By Glenn Burkins | February 24, 2021

This couple is keeping STEAM education front and center during the pandemic

Kosal and Tanisha Chea talk about being business partners in their education venture, Idea Lab Kids.
By Katrina Louis | February 23, 2021

Habitat for Humanity mortgage delinquencies triple during coronavirus pandemic

Due to the pandemic, more than 300 Habitat homeowners in Charlotte are behind on their mortgage payments.
By Maria Ramirez Uribe, WFAE | February 23, 2021

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