The annual black-tie dinner will honor individuals, including Dr. David Jacobs, who make our communities socially and environmentally sustainable.
2010 Pride Awards
Carolina Chocolate Drops perform in York
This a young African-American group specializing in traditional string band music
Black Chamber holiday celebration
Party with some of the Qcity’s top business professionals.
A party to benefit those in need
For the second year, The Sol Kitchen & Friends will present "The Gathering," a party to benefit those less fortunate.
Holiday toy drive to benefit local school
Sponsors are seeking toys and clothing to benefit students at Walter G. Byers Elementary School.
Wilson Middle School to host cookoff
Dads, uncles, grandfathers and male friends will fire up their grills and prepare their best dishes. A winner will be selected by the audience.
And then he was black
By Lashawnda K. Becoats
Tiger Woods has always been peculiar to me. He spent so much time early in
his career making sure the world knew he was “Cablinasian,” not black. I suspect he’s gotten the memo now.
‘I Am Still a Revolutionary’
A symposium at Johnson C. Smith University will celebrate the life of 1960s Chicago Black Panther organizer Fred Hampton.
A 1970s party at the Gantt Center
Break out the Afro puffs and bell-bottom pants; the Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture is hosting a ’70s-era fundraiser.
Oprah will interview the Obamas for Christmas show
Oprah gets an exclusive interview with the Obamas just in time for the holidays.
Man of Style
William "BJ" Brown is a self-described "suit-and-tie guy," but he doesn’t shy from the latest styles.
At the risk of repeating myself…
THE SPORTS NUT
It’s time for a quarterback change for the Carolina Panthers.
Police investigate suspicious death
Investigators on Saturday found the body of 24-year-old Luis Miguel Catalan inside a burning car in northwest Charlotte.
Battered and bruised, the Panthers face a tough test
In Sunday’s game against the (4-6) New York Jets, the Carolina Panthers’ toughest foe may be its extensive injury list.
CMPD will boost holiday patrols
Officers will focus high-traffic shopping areas. Known and repeat offenders will get special attention, CMPD says.