Developers break ground on apartment project named to honor first AME Zion bishop

When completed in fall 2022, Varick on 7th will include 105 apartment units -- nearly half of them income and rent controlled.
By Glenn Burkins | April 30, 2021

The NC Zoo has grown since your last visit, and it’s covid-friendly

Your guide to exploring the zoo, eating, getting around and more.
By Glenn Burkins | April 29, 2021

New SBA funding for restaurants opens next week

Priority will be given to owners who have been socially or economically disadvantaged.
By Maria Ramirez Uribe, WFAE | April 27, 2021

Police: woman dies from domestic violence; suspect arrested

The incident happened early Saturday in southwest Charlotte.
By Glenn Burkins | April 26, 2021

Charlotte deejay launches new line of bottled water

DJ K.i.D., a Charlotte deejay best known for his work with the Grammy-nominated rapper DaBaby, will launch K2O Water on the Livingstone College campus.
By Glenn Burkins | April 26, 2021

Charlotte coalition will announce major push to combat homelessness

At least 70 organizations -- city and county government included -- are involved in the united push, which will culminate with a five-year strategy.
By Glenn Burkins | April 22, 2021

Locals react to the Derek Chauvin verdict

"The system did what it was supposed to," CMPD Chief Johnny Jennings told reporters Tuesday, shortly after the guilty verdict was broadcast live nationwide.
By Glenn Burkins | April 21, 2021

Rock Hill man charged in fatal hit-and-run in uptown Charlotte

A Charlotte lawyer representing the defendant cautioned against a rush to judgment.
By Glenn Burkins | April 20, 2021

West Charlotte student uses pandemic hurdles as fuel for college dreams

The National Student Clearinghouse reports that historically Black colleges and universities, or HBCUs, have seen a decline in enrollment since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic.
By Gracyn Doctor, WFAE | April 20, 2021

Man found dead in east Charlotte with gunshot wound

The victim was found lying in the roadway.
By Glenn Burkins | April 19, 2021