Entertainment

What’s Happening, Charlotte: 11 Things to Do this Weekend

Labor Day Weekend has plenty in store for jazz lovers.

On the town with Toni (Aug. 25-27)

Looking for something fun to do in Charlotte this weekend? Check out Toni Baker-Tyson’s weekly entertainment picks. It’s fun for grown folks.

‘Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ‘N Out Live!’ coming to Bojangles’ Coliseum

Homecoming for Cannon as one of MTV’s hottest shows heads to Charlotte

Healing Charlotte: Iyanla Vanzant to headline Gantt Symposium

The Emmy-Award winning life coach will discuss uniting the community as we approach the one-year anniversary of Keith Lamont Scott’s death.

On the town with Toni (Aug. 18-20)

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Toni recommends a free movie screening, a concert featuring Earth Wind & Fire, and a film festival featuring projects that were all shot in under 48 hours.

What’s Happening, Charlotte? 13 Things to Do this Weekend in the Qcity (Aug. 18-20)

There’s a lot happening in the Qcity this weekend.

What’s Happening, Charlotte: 15 things to do this weekend in the Qcity

On this weekend’s list of things to do: Funk Fest, Steve Smith’s yacht party, Social Sundays and much more.

Charlotte author Monica Wood is on a mission to empower girls and boys

PR and crisis management expert Monica Wood pens a series of books for children.

5 things you can do this week in Charlotte (Aug. 7-11)

Music, theater, business or open-forum discussion — there’s no shortage of things you can do this week in Charlotte.

What’s Happening, Charlotte: 13 fun things to do in the Qcity (Aug. 4-6)

It’s Thursday. The weekend is almost here, and there’s so much to do around the Qcity.

Jonathan Stewart says Christian McCaffrey is a special player 

Before Christian McCaffrey has played his first exhibition game, the rookie running back continues to draw rave reviews from his […]

Sloane Siobhan: Painting through the pain

The budding artist bottled up the anguish of losing her mother to breast cancer. Then she found the words to speak — through her art.

What’s Happening, Charlotte: 11 Fun things to do this weekend

QC Summerfest kicks off in Uptown. CAABJ invites you to bowl with journalists. John Henton is coming to town and more.

In Living Color: Tre McGriff debuts his CineOdyssey Film Festival

The three-day event will feature more than 30 films from African-American, Native American, Caribbean, Asian and Afro-British filmmakers.

On the town with Toni (July 28-30)

Looking for something fun to do in Charlotte this weekend? Check out Toni Baker-Tyson’s weekly entertainment picks. It’s fun for grown folks.

News & Buzz

Gantt Center gets $100,000 gift from Day Runner, a black-owned startup

Gantt Center officials said the money will be used to expand programming, especially programming that benefits children.

Voices

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?

Health

Everyone’s a winner at the Sorority Greek Health Olympics

Last week I sprinted to the finish line of a wellness project I had been working on since January –...

Faith

Churches must do more to promote health and healing, says World Council of Churches official

Dr. Mwai Makoka, in Charlotte to study Mecklenburg County's Village HeartBEAT program, said the church must “embrace a new paradigm”...

People

Women must be agents for change, says international humanitarian Tererai Trent

It all starts, she said, when women discover what fuels their individual passions for change.

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DiscussCLT: Social Media and Your Kids. It’s Complicated.
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50 Years: Dr, King’s “Then” and Our “Now”
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Know Your Value, Know Your Worth – Charlotte Corporate Women’s Network
4.26
Community Pie Social
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Movie Night with The 100: AVENGERS: Infinity War Movie Premiere