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Women’s history tour

Celebrate Women’s History Month by going on the 1st Annual Charlotte Women’s History and Heritage Tour.

Thomasboro Neighborhood Association to host ethnic/cultural festival

The event is free to the public and will feature singing, dancing, drumming, storytelling, mask making and displays from various cultures.

CIAA Journal: Friday

Qcity artist Nellie Ashford said she finds artistic inspiration from growing up in Charlotte during the ’40s and ’50s.

Bill Cosby @ the Blumenthal

The legendary comedian will perform two shows on April 25 — on at 4 p.m. and another at 7 p.m.

CIAA Journal: Wednesday

Sights and sounds from the 2010 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association basketball Tournament.

See the Pulitzer Prize winning play “Top Dog/Underdog”

UNCC presents the Pulitzer Prize winning play "Top Dog/Underdog".

Charlotte Black Chamber meeting

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

“Blood Done Sign My Name”

For one performance only, a theatrical adaptation of this award-winning memoir will be brought to life on a Charlotte stage.

Explore African culture

The Museum of York County will host "Africa Alive!"a day of hands-on activities, storytelling, crafts, African clothing, food, shopping and more.

“One in the Spirit”

A two-act play that explores life-changing events — marital issues, betrayal, tragedy and renewal of faith.

Gospel concert for Haitan relief

Performing at the Feb. 12 event will be Kenny Cury and Nu Spirit, Russell Harrington, Patrick Love, One Worship and Rob and Liz Lewis.

Dance-a-Thon to benefit Haiti

This six-hour marathon will benefit the American Red Cross and its Haiti disaster relief efforts.

Haitian benefit dinner at Bistro 49

This event will be held at Bistro 49 in the UNC Charlotte student union. All proceeds will benefit UNICEF.

Gloria Steinem to speak at UNC Charlotte

This writer and activist helped define the 1960s feminist movement. Her lecture is free and open to the public.

Shop and swap for spring fashion

Fashionistas get ready to experience a one-of-a-kind shopping spree.

News & Buzz

Mecklenburg tax collector will seize wages, bank accounts for overdue Medic bills

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Entertainment

Orchestra-Noir

All-Black orchestra showcases tunes that speak to the culture

North Carolina-trained conductor leads orchestra that performs with a contemporary twist.

Voices

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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...

Health

Mecklenburg tax collector will seize wages, bank accounts for overdue Medic bills

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Faith

Photo Gallery: Village HeartBEAT Hearts of Champions Gala

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

People

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Statewide “Green Book” exhibit will highlight Charlotte people and places

North Carolina's 'Green Book Project' explores the 327 entries in "The Negro Motorist Green Book," including the histories of 55...

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