Engineer and marketer gym buddies launch wellness platform, WholeBod

Searching for ways to make healthy living less expensive for themselves led Quincy Smith and Yameen Thomas to develop WholeBod.
By Nakisha Washington | May 19, 2020

What does romance look like during a pandemic?

Charlotte couples share how they're keeping a healthy relationship and romance alive during the stay-at-home order.
By Nakisha Washington | April 9, 2020

Stiletto Boss University launches virtual portal to groom young entrepreneurs

When meeting sites shut down due to coronavirus restrictions, Stiletto Boss University shifted online to keep nearly 60 girls connected during a time of physical distancing.
By Nakisha Washington | April 1, 2020

“It got real on Monday”: Parents adjust to extended school closures

Parents share their experiences of juggling a career and kids at home due to coronavirus.
By Nakisha Washington | March 24, 2020

Celebrity makeup artist Jami Svay talks business and beauty

The Charlotte-based beauty entrepreneur opens up about her new franchise, advice on landing major deals and spring beauty trends.
By Nakisha Washington | March 3, 2020

Sorority celebrates authors during national tour

The Charlotte Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. will host third stop of Delta Authors on Tour.
By Nakisha Washington | March 2, 2020

Tattoo documentary, work of arts group showcasing teen talent behind the lens

Creating Exposure through the Arts will debut its "Behind the Ink" documentary at the BOOM Festival in April.
By Nakisha Washington | February 17, 2020

Will these Black-owned businesses get the ‘Oprah effect’?

Each of these business owners was connected to the media mogul’s recent visit to the Queen City.
By Nakisha Washington | January 21, 2020

Opinion | January is the perfect time to start mentoring Charlotte youth

January is National Mentoring Month.
By Nakisha Washington | January 6, 2020

Jack and Jill chapter opens reading room at Charlotte school

The organization of African American moms donated more than 600 books to Brisbane Academy.
By Nakisha Washington | December 9, 2019