The Housing Partnership named Simone McDowell its VP of communications and fund development.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Housing Partnership announces new senior leadership
Tenants react to vacate notice for Charlotte’s City North Business Center, some point to gentrification
Conversations about gentrification mainly focus on homes, but small businesses also feel the impacts. City North Business Center is Charlotte’s latest example.
Ben Baxter named CIAA assistant commissioner for strategic communications
Baxter brings conference-level communications experience to the role, having spent three years with the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.
Win tickets to “The Vintage Tour feat. Fred Hammond”
Grammy Award-winning gospel artist Fred Hammond is heading to the Queen City, and we’re giving away two pairs of tickets […]
Community rallies behind West Charlotte basketball team despite controversies
A last-minute venue change, followed by a player suspension, increased attention to the regional semifinal basketball game between West Charlotte HS and Ardrey Kell HS.
FedEx offers more than $200,000 in Small Business Grant Contest
Ten businesses will receive cash, prizes and business support; contest closes March 25.
Former Carolina Panthers awarded NFL grants for their foundation work
Steve Smith and Charles Tillman among former NFL players recently awarded funds to further work of their nonprofit organizations.
Rapper Fabolous hosts inaugural Power of Influence brunch, brainchild of Charlotte-based entrepreneurs
During this year’s CIAA tournament weekend, local entrepreneurs Kevin “Chef Kev” Winston and Antwoin “Twoin B” Bryant curated an experience […]
CIAA Commissioner Jacqie McWilliams is Black history and women’s history rolled into one
Qcitymetro managing editor Katrina Louis talks with the CIAA commissioner about Bennett College, the importance of HBCUs and why her representation matters.
Local culinary favorite, Chef Greg Collier, nominated for James Beard Award
Greg Collier, owner of The Yolk cafe and executive chef at Loft & Cellar, is the first black chef from Charlotte to earn a James Beard Award nomination.