I can’t keep rolling my eyes at today’s headlines; it’s starting to hurt

Is it just me, or is the constant drum beat of social media starting to make us loopy?

Wow! What a week (Dec. 24-29)

Ron Rivera finds odd way to motivate his team. What’s not to love about a Bojangles’ biscuit? A “Real Housewife” charged with attacking police officer.

Wow! What a Week (Dec. 17-23)

The Big Cat is declawed. Diddy wants the Panthers. And Tavis Smiley is working overtime. Wow! What a week it’s been.

Five Points business district gets new branding campaign

How does a historically black community embrace change without losing its cultural identity? For much of the last three years, […]

Wow! What a week (Dec. 10-15)

The Roy Moore story you may have missed. Omarosa Manigault is forced to walk the plank. While here in Charlotte, we learn of Joel Ford’s $51,940 severance check.

What the Doug Jones victory in Alabama should teach black voters

If you’re wondering how blacks in America can confront this new wave of racial hostility, look south to what just happened in Alabama.

Wow! What a week (Dec. 3-8)

Wow! What a Week. The Russians have been banned from the 2018 Winter Olympics. The International Olympic Committee discovered the […]

Wow! What a week (Nov. 26-Dec. 1)

Trump does it again; the list of famous men accused of sexual harassment keeps growing; and some Charlotte Republicans still can’t accept the fact that they lost…bigly.

Wow! What a week (Nov. 12-17)

Wow! What a Week Congrats to 300 South Tryon for finally opening this week. This building is in the perfect […]

When Prince Charming is simply a frog wanting to be kissed

Most single women aren’t interested in dating a married man, but that doesn’t stop some men from trying.

News & Buzz

Brooklyn Village developer says project will expand economic opportunity

Developers of the $683.3 million construction project in uptown Charlotte have said at least 35 percent of total contracts will...


A peek inside Firehouse Bar & Lounge, soon to be Charlotte’s newest hot spot

Owner Clarence Boston said he hopes the lounge, located near Bank of America Stadium, will attract young professionals of all...


Why women should weight train

As a fitness professional, I enjoy seeing others reach their fitness goals — weight loss, gaining strength, revving up their...


Friendship Missionary Baptist to sponsor hurricane-relief trip to Texas

The church is looking for able-bodied men to work gutting homes damaged by Hurricane Harvey.


Anthony Foxx will lead commission examining Davidson College’s link to slavery

The former Charlotte Mayor and Davidson College graduate will play a major role in selecting members of the commission, the...


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