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What’s Happening, CLT: Events to do this weekend (Sat. -Sun.)

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CIAA to host spades tournament during 2020 basketball championship in Charlotte

The winner-takes-all competition will carry a cash prize of $2,000.

Local barbershop makes history with Walmart partnership

Lucky Spot Barbershop celebrated its grand opening as the first Black-owned barbershop located within Walmart stores.

It’s HBCU Homecoming season, here are the schedules for NC schools

It’s time for football, marching bands, reunions, greek events and all the things we love about HBCU homecomings.

Have doors closed for good on Sports One bar in uptown Charlotte?

The Charlotte Business Journal reports that the bar owes nearly $237,000 in unpaid taxes, and its owner, Peter Thomas, has been hit with a lawsuit.

Q&A with Tiffany Eubanks-Saunders, boardroom leader and self-care advocate

Charlotte native Tiffany Eubanks-Saunders has climbed the corporate ladder at Bank of America, but a health scare also taught her the importance of self-care.

Chime Solutions, a Black-owned Georgia company, will expand to Charlotte

In a suburb of Atlanta, the company employs about 1,500 people in a call center that offers customer service support.

JCSU and Carolina Panthers talk diversity, talent pipeline

Stride, the Carolina Panthers’ Black employee resource group, held a panel discussion about the importance of diversity in sports and opportunities for students.

What’s Happening, CLT: Events this weekend in Charlotte (Sept. 20-22)

Cooler temperatures have finally arrived in Charlotte, so get out this weekend and have some fun.

This One’s for Us: #TeamBlkGrlFly launches weeklong celebration of Black womanhood

Creative entrepreneur Davita Galloway and #TeamBlkGrlFly are hosting a week of events culminating with their signature event, A Seat at the Table Awards.

Soul Food Sessions debut at the James Beard House

Popular Charlotte collective that highlights Black chefs and mixologists presents “The South Got Something to Say.”

All-Black orchestra showcases tunes that speak to the culture

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

These N.C. schools make list of top HBCU bands

Five Carolina HBCU marching bands make the third annual ESPN/The Undefeated HBCU Band Rankings.

Michael Jordan announces pending additions to Hornets ownership

Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan plans to sell part of team, adding two partners to team’s ownership group. Jordan will remain as team decision-maker.

The Midnight Hour is giving a jazzy nod to soul and hip-hop in upcoming Charlotte performance

Collaboration between producer/composer Adrian Younge and A Tribe Called Quest’s Ali Shaheed Muhammad stops in Charlotte on Sept. 18.

News & Buzz

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20 families recognized as Habitat Charlotte celebrates milestone

Habitat for Humanity of Charlotte hosted its HomeJoy celebration to commemorate serving 2,000 families with affordable housing.

Entertainment

Eye-on-Tryon

What’s Happening, CLT: Nov. 8-10 weekend guide

What’s Happening, Charlotte? Weather: So, we’re just going to bypass fall and go straight into winter, huh? Expect sunny days...

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

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Lauren Travis, The Barre Code franchise owner, talks about the ballet barre-inspired workout

Lauren Travis pursued entrepreneurship after encouraging words from her mother and nearly two years as an instructor for The Barre...

Faith

United House of Prayer to host centennial celebration in Charlotte

The Charlotte celebration is expected to draw members and church leaders nationwide, including the church’s current leader, Bishop C. M....

People

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Want to host an event? Good Life at Enderly Park should be on your radar

The owners say the 10,800-square-foot facility is filling a void of minority-owned event venues in Charlotte.

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Once On This Island
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Southern Christmas Show
11.14
Vegfest Jr.
11.14
Aries Spears at The Comedy Zone
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Patriotic Pops