The Black-owned beer distributor includes Harlem Brewing Company, a craft beer brand created by Shaw University graduate Celeste Beatty.
Harlem Beer Distributing is looking to diversify Charlotte’s craft beer scene
Catching up with Kevin Gatlin, the dad who created playful bedsheets for hospitalized kids
Who’s Who in Black Charlotte, a display of excellence
In a time when the Black community is bombarded with images of things being done TO us, I relish the […]
Will hemp become Charlotte’s top cash crop?
Charlotte entrepreneur Clarence Boston is one who is investing heavily into the local hemp industry. Black farmers represent less than 2% of the country’s 3.2 million farmers.
Community advocate Tiffany Capers begins as executive director for Grier Heights revitalization nonprofit
Search committee struck by her passion to improve the quality of life in Grier Heights and a “very deep commitment to justice.”
Issa Vibe Adventures is connecting people of color to nature, one hike at a time
Three millennials founded Issa Vibe Adventures to expose people of color to outdoor activities across North Carolina, most notably through semimonthly hikes.
Loft & Cellar releases new spring menu full of culture, passion and flair
Executive chef Greg Collier pulls from his Southern roots to reveal a menu that is culturally relevant, rooted in history, but accessible to all.
Big Brothers Big Sisters challenges Charlotte Black men to step up
Black children make up 69% of youth served, but Black men make up less than 11% of volunteers.
Charlotte Black Film Festival highlights the art of storytelling in African American culture
Charlotte Black Film Festival is a local staple and welcomed outlet for showcasing the art and business of filmmaking. The African American Playwrights’ Group looks to serve as another resource.
City North owner says new project will yield ‘broad economic benefits’
Several Black-owned businesses will be displaced, but new owner say his firm is working to make transition easier.
Grab a treat and pop out your laptop at Queen’s Coffee Bar
In creating Queen’s Coffee Bar, local realtor Raina Purvis thought about her own experiences of setting up client meetings in a coffee shop.