Living Here

Taste of the Nation

Travel uptown for an evening of food tasting showcased by 23 of the Qcity’s finest restaurants and culinary schools.

Reception for Antoine Williams

 Charlotte-based artist Antoine Williams will have an artist’s reception Friday at Pfeiffer University.

Kidzexchange Consignment Sale

Vendors at the Kidzexchange Consignment Sale can sell anything kids have outgrown or don’t use anymore. 

Charlotte National College Fair

Representatives from more than 180 colleges will be on hand to answer questions and explain their academic requirements and programs.

Spring 2010 Flow by Tara Davis trunk show

Now is the time to spring into the season with style! Charlotte’s own sophisticated and
contemporary designer Tara Davis will present her Spring 2010 collection.

An evening with Joe Sample

The legendary soul singer Joe Sample is coming to the Pease Auditorium at Central Piedmont Community College for two shows in March.

Celebrate Black Marriage Day

Organized in 2003, Black Marriage Day is now celebrated in hundreds of cities.

Job fair for low-income residents

Under a program subsidized with federal economic stimulus dollars, 500 temporary jobs will be offered to low-income residents.

NAACP general meeting

The Charlotte NAACP will hold a general meeting on Monday, March 15 at Little Rock AME Zion Church, 401 North McDowell Street, at 6:30 p.m.


Ladypalooza: an all-female arts showcase

This event features women from every generation singing, dancing and speaking, while offering an area for visual art displays.

Black Chamber meeting

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Black Chamber of Commerce will hold its next general meeting on Thursday, March 18.

Dress for Success opens new boutique

Dress for Success Charlotte’s new boutique and career transformation center includes a warehouse, six dressing rooms, a career center with computers, offices and a community room.

Charlotte Deltas to host charity event

Each sorority of the Pan-Hellenic Council (Alpha Kappa Alpha, Sigma Gamma Rho and Zeta Phi Beta) is invited to join Delta women as they collect gifts for needy children.

Tremaine & Danielle

‘We had separated and gotten back together, and a little over a month later, I knew in my heart that this would be the last man I would ever be with.’

See the play “Call Mr. Robeson”

“Before Barack Obama there was Martin Luther King, and before King,
there was Paul Robeson”

News & Buzz

What’s Happening, CLT: Our curated list of weekend events

There's plenty to do in Charlotte, so get out this weekend and have some fun.


What’s Happening, CLT: Our curated list of weekend events

There's plenty to do in Charlotte, so get out this weekend and have some fun.



Charlotte’s Black filmmakers react to John Singleton’s death

Local filmmakers react to the death of Academy Award-nominated director John Singleton, who died on April 29 following complications from...



Black Girls RUN! brings Sweat With Your Sole conference to Charlotte

The three-day conference will gather a nationwide community of runners to encourage a healthy lifestyle for women.


Photo Gallery: Village HeartBEAT Hearts of Champions Gala

More than 1,200 people attended this annual event, representing 44 local churches.



Celebrating Charlotte’s oldest citizen

Hester McCardell Ford was born in 1904. On Thursday, the 115-year-old was recognized as Charlotte's oldest person.


Common: Let Love Tour
Love And Laugh Hour Charlotte
Southern Women’s Show
Soul of the South Uptown Tour
AUDITIONS: Carolina Voices