Living Here

Coming Monday: Our Qcity gift guide

STYLE ESSENTIALS
By Lashawnda Becoats

I’ll feature products and services made locally by Qcity residents.

 

Sade announces release date for new album

LYRICALLY SPEAKING
By Lindsay Pollard

Expect “Soldier of Love” to drop just ahead of Valentine’s Day.

Marian Wright Edelman is coming to the Qcity

The renowned children’s rights advocate will help Seigle Avenue Partners celebrate its 10th anniversary.

Names in the News

Local realtor is named to chair the 2010 CIAA basketball tournament organizing committee.

Who’s bad? MJ wins big at the AMA awards

Michael Jackson is the most honored artist with 23 awards in the American Music Award’s history.

Congrats to Robin Thicke and Paula Patton

The high school sweethearts are expecting their first child in May.

Oprah to call it quits in 2011

The queen of daytime talk will kill the "Oprah Winfrey Show" after 25 years to launch a new venture, published reports say.

Marian Wright Edelman is coming to the Qcity

The renowned children’s rights advocate will help Seigle Avenue Partners celebrate its 10th anniversary.

“The Blind Side”

Forget black and white; this move will leave you feeling good. (Movie Time, with Kary Bowser)

Deltas to host “Night of Elegance”

The event will honor leaders who have made a difference in the community.

Party with the Kappas

Join the Kappas for an afterwork cocktail experience, Nov. 19 at Morton’s bar in uptown Charlotte (227 W. Trade St.).

New video: Robin Thicke

LYRICALLY SPEAKING
By Lindsay Pollard

Tell the kids to leave the room and peep “Sex Therapy.”

Whitney M. Young Award gala

The Urban League of the Central Carolinas will host its annual award ceremony to recognize outstanding work in the community.

 

Parent-Teen Open Dialogue

The Parents University and the Urban League will show a documentory revealing the lives of four real tenagers living in Charlotte. The documentory will follow the teens and their difficult lives and will allow parents and their teenagers to discuss the film.

Urban League annual meeting

The Urban League of the Central Carolinas will hold its annual meeting to discuss programs and to honor donors and partners.

News & Buzz

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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...

Entertainment

Weeklong festival showcases jazz greats, the blues, Latin jazz with Cuban flare, new Marsalis composition and more

Revel in the music of Duke Ellington, Nina Simone, and jazz artists from near and far as the Charlotte Jazz...

Voices

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No privilege, but I still made it to college, thanks to mom

While a number of privileged parents were caught in the college admissions scandal, one writer tells a different story of...

Health

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Next Level Leadership ‘Be Mindful’ event provides mental health outlet for Black boys

A listening session sparked the idea for Next Level Leadership cohort to focus on mental health of young Black males.

Faith

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Up close with Jacotron Potts, entrepreneur giving back to the community that raised him

The Charlotte native talked with Qcitymetro about his mentoring program in partnership with McCrorey YMCA, life as an entrepreneur and...

People

Whos-Who-Black-Charlotte-2019-unveiled

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...

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Charlotte Sustainability Awards
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Neil deGrasse Tyson
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Charlotte Wine & Food Weekend