Absentee voting vs. voting in person: Which method are you choosing for Election 2020?

Five readers share their considerations for absentee voting or voting at a local polling site.
By Christine Edwards | August 15, 2020

EMichele Paul is connecting shoppers thirsty to support Black businesses

The Marine veteran founded Melanin Enterprise, a mobile directory for Black businesses, as a safety resource for her kids. Then, it grew into something bigger.
By Christine Edwards | May 27, 2020

Q&A with DeAlva Wilson, small-business owner and Community Recovery Task Force member

She heads the D Wilson Agency and joins a group of entrepreneurs helping Charlotte's small businesses during Covid-19 recovery efforts.
By Christine Edwards | May 18, 2020

“I will find some way to make this work”: Business owners share their pivots without stimulus funding

Securing funding assistance remains a struggle for some small-business owners, but others have found ways to maintain and grow.
By Christine Edwards | April 30, 2020

Tech influencers share 2020 predictions ahead of Charlotte Innovation Week

Charlotte Innovation Week takes place Jan. 20-24.
By Christine Edwards | January 19, 2020

Need a lift to the polls? Local groups offer rides to voters

Three local organizations are helping to lower the number of Mecklenburg County registered voters who don’t vote.
By Christine Edwards | October 17, 2018

Pedal to Porch brings neighbors together through cycling and storytelling

Charlotte will be the first expansion city to host the successful community-building campaign on Oct. 6.
By Christine Edwards | August 14, 2018