This week in Charlotte

Things to do in the Queen City
By Glenn Burkins | December 6, 2021

Mayor Vi Lyles will seek reelection

The two-term mayor announced her plans in a video message posted on Thanksgiving Day.
By Glenn Burkins | November 26, 2021

We are grateful: a Thanksgiving message to our readers

By Glenn Burkins | November 24, 2021

Rep. G.K. Butterfield will not seek re-election

Under a redrawn elections map, Butterfield's district in eastern North Carolina went from being a Democratic stronghold with a majority-Black population to one now described as a political toss-up.
By Glenn Burkins | November 19, 2021

Events this week

Looking for something to do this week. Morning Brew has some suggestions.
By Glenn Burkins | November 15, 2021

CMS will host a recruiting event for Northwest School of the Arts

Mecklenburg residents interested in learning about the district’s only secondary visual and performing arts magnet school are invited to attend.
By Glenn Burkins | November 13, 2021

Police report killing near uptown Charlotte

In an initial report, the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department released few details of the killing, including the victim's name.
By Glenn Burkins | November 13, 2021

Jury convicts man in 2018 bus stop killing

The victim was a 39-year-old woman who died after she was shot during a robbery.
By Glenn Burkins | November 13, 2021

What’s Happening, Charlotte

Things to do in the Queen City for the weekend Nov. 12-14.
By Glenn Burkins | November 12, 2021

Children and Covid-19 vaccine: What you need to know

If you're thinking about having your child vaccinated against the coronavirus, which causes Covid-19, here some answers to some commonly asked questions.
By Laura Lee, Carolina Public Press | November 11, 2021