Got the ‘holiday blues’? Local health professional shares self-care tips

Deona Frierson shares insight on how to successfully navigate the 2020 holiday season with your well-being intact.
By Sabrina Clark | December 16, 2020

West Charlotte restaurateurs plan second location

LuLu’s Maryland-Style Chicken and Seafood owners plan expansion to Plaza Midwood while dealing with triumphs and tragedy.
By Sabrina Clark | November 4, 2020

Behind the scenes with this Charlotte microbiologist who created a food delivery service

During a time when public health is top of mind, TakeNow Delivery is adding a bit of science to ensure food safety.
By Sabrina Clark | August 3, 2020

Voice actor’s message to “wear a mask” comes after losing dad and his own Covid-19 battle

George Washington III contracted Covid-19 from his dad, who contracted it while attending his mom's funeral.
By Sabrina Clark | July 9, 2020

This couple’s activism looks to level playing field for Black food workers

Restaurateurs Greg and Subrina Collier talk about changes needed in the food industry as they welcome dine-in guests for latest concept.
By Sabrina Clark | June 11, 2020

Charlotte Black-owned eateries to visit during NC’s phased reopening

Some have expanded hours and offerings. Many encourage face coverings while limiting the number of customers allowed indoors.
By Sabrina Clark | June 2, 2020

This plant lover is on a quest to show Black men have green thumbs too

Stay-at-home restrictions allowed 31-year-old Barry Greene more time for his passion: plants. It's a passion he hopes catches on with more Black men.
By Sabrina Clark | May 21, 2020

Black Mamas Say, a tribute project debuting on Mother’s Day

Native Charlotteans Brandi Williams and Raven Barrett have partnered to create Black Mamas Say, a social-media dedication to the moms in our lives.
By Sabrina Clark | May 8, 2020

How these Charlotte attorneys are navigating legal waters during a pandemic

Local attorneys are helping others while managing the effects of Covid-19 on their operations.
By Sabrina Clark | April 22, 2020

Meet the father-son duo behind Charlotte beverage brand Eli’s Lemonade

He went from a 7-year-old with a lemonade stand to a kidpreneur with products on shelves of local grocery stores and served at music venues.
By Sabrina Clark | March 19, 2020