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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.

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.

Neighborhood Eats: Breakfast, lunch and dinner in University City

Spend a day at these three restaurants in Charlotte’s second-largest employment center.

NABFEME returns to promote mentoring and collaborating for women in music and entertainment

The organization, which focuses on Black women in music and entertainment, restarts its Charlotte chapter led by media maven Jameka Whitten.

Charlotte pilot establishes private aviation company, exposes youth to diversity-lacking airline industry

Joseph Williams always knew he wanted to be a pilot and own an airline. He’s accomplished both and now he’s sharing his knowledge with Charlotte youth.

Meet Nicole Cyrille-Superville, a Qcity Newcomer

A new job opportunity brought this heart doctor to Charlotte. She’s finding lots to like about the Queen City.

CMPD launches weekly podcast, beginning Aug. 8

Weekly 30-minute podcasts continue the department’s efforts to increase transparency with the community, according to one of the show’s co-hosts.

LaShawn Daniels, Grammy-winning songwriter/producer, hosts Charlotte music conference

Daniels’ project credits is a Who’s Who of top artists from Michael Jackson to Beyonce. Now, he’s focusing on Charlotte’s independent artists.

National Night Out is Tuesday, list of free events around Charlotte

More than 70 events have been organized throughout Charlotte-Mecklenburg for this year’s National Night Out community-building campaign.

Monica, Busta Rhymes and other concerts coming to Charlotte this month

Ten R&B and hip-hop concerts stopping in the QC this month.

Meet Marvin Superville, a Qcity Newcomer

The former education administrator traded New York City traffic for a new career, warmer weather and shorter commutes.

10 Charlotte stories to kick off National Black Business Month

August is National Black Business Month, an opportunity to recognize and support Black-owned businesses while focusing attention on the needs […]

Charlotte Amateur Tennis Championship honors Charleston shooting victim

The Charlotte Amateur Tennis Championship will be held Aug. 16-18 and benefits the Cynthia Graham Hurd Foundation for Literacy and Civic Engagement.

Charlotte interior designer opens vintage furniture boutique

After 1 1/2 years without a physical location, Ariene Bethea has opened her design studio in Oakhurst. Her husband owns the business next door.

Futuristic artists bring ‘Intergalactic Soul’ and ‘LHAXX’ to Portal CLT

Jason Woodberry and Marcus Kiser’s futuristic installation lands a spot at Charlotte’s interactive art gallery.

News & Buzz

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

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Entertainment

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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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