Uptown fun this weekend: hip-hop, eats, movies and more

Safely rediscover Uptown Charlotte while supporting its small businesses and vibrant cultural institutions.
By GlennOaks Media | November 6, 2020

2 spots in east Charlotte for health-conscious residents

In NoDa, a Black-owned juice bar turns 4 years old, while just a short drive away, Mecklenburg County is building massive fitness center.
By GlennOaks Media | November 6, 2020

With new hire, Providence Day School builds on its commitment to diversity

As independent schools and universities are being asked to confront past racism, PDS has created a new position that will work closely with alumni and current students of color and their families.
By GlennOaks Media | October 23, 2020

How to feed your senses (and your sweet tooth) in east Charlotte

Grab something colorful at BW Sweet Bakery, then head to Reedy Creek Nature Preserve to see the fall leaf spectacular
By GlennOaks Media | September 30, 2020

From freshman year to grad school, FFTC scholarship funds help students attain education goals

Foundation For The Carolinas manages nearly 150 donor-funded scholarships that provide support for a range of academic interests.
By GlennOaks Media | September 10, 2020

In west Charlotte, Laurene’s Cafeteria is back for another try, with Southern cuisine

Farther up Beatties Ford Road is Hornets Nest Park, a perfect spot to enjoy a takeout meal.
By GlennOaks Media | August 28, 2020

August is National Minority Donor Awareness Month. Have you considered organ donation?

Courtney Waring, a first-grade teacher in Rock Hill Schools, said a heart transplant two and a half years ago saved her life.
By GlennOaks Media | August 28, 2020

How two nonprofit leaders joined forces to promote Black Philanthropy Month

Before they could collaborate, leaders of SHARE Charlotte and NGAAP first had to establish trust and a shared vision.
By GlennOaks Media | August 14, 2020

As remote learning continues for CMS students, Read Charlotte launches free, online reading tool for grades K-4

With in-school learning halted because of the coronavirus, in-home support has never been more vital for young readers.
By GlennOaks Media | July 16, 2020

How one working mom finds balance

Endya Perry, a manager at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, says it's important to find a healthy balance between work and family.
By GlennOaks Media | December 31, 2019