Living Here

My entrepreneurship journey: Terrance & Denean Jackson, serial entrepreneurs

The couple owns a flooring company, a clothing brand, an interior design firm and real estate properties.

HBCU grad tapped as honorary grand marshal for Thanksgiving Day parade

Novant Health’s Tanya Blackmon will serve as the honorary grand marshal in the 71st annual Novant Health Thanksgiving Day Parade on Nov. 22.

5 stories of entrepreneurship as we celebrate National Entrepreneurs’ Day

We’re revisiting five of our top feature stories ahead of National Entrepreneurs’ Day on Nov. 20.

What’s Happening, Charlotte: Weekend events + Editor’s Picks (Nov. 15-18)

The Qcity’s Going Out Guide. Get out this weekend and have some fun!

RNC 2020 organizers commit to Black business inclusion

Black leaders are developing a directory of Charlotte’s Black businesses to ensure diverse vendors involved with the 2020 Republican National Convention.

What’s Happening, Charlotte: Weekend events + Editor’s Picks (Nov. 8-11)

Tons to do in the Queen City this Veterans Day Weekend.

New HBCU battle of the bands event looks to fill a void in Charlotte

Frustrated with what event organizers called a lack of commitment from local major venues and tourism leadership, the Queen City […]

Black-owned breakfast eatery coming to 7th Street Public Market

Gregory and Subrina Collier transfer their popular contemporary breakfast restaurant, The Yolk, from Rock Hill to uptown Charlotte.

Stephen Curry signs on to produce Charleston church shooting documentary

The documentary ‘Emanuel’ features interviews with survivors and family members about the 2015 hate crime.

YMCA of Greater Charlotte to provide Election Day childcare

So far, 170,464 people have voted in Mecklenburg County. That’s more than half of the early voting numbers during the […]

10 Charlotte concerts to catch in November

Check out these buzz-worthy artists stopping in the QC this month.

What’s Happening, Charlotte: Weekend events + Editor’s Picks (Nov. 2-4)

Your guide to events and entertainment. Get out this weekend and have some fun!

Ms. Elsie’s Caribbean B&B: A tropical getaway tucked in the Charlotte suburbs

The black-owned bed-and-breakfast represents five generations of businesswomen and Caribbean heritage.

Veltree has a legion of fans for its vegan soul food, including singer Erykah Badu

The newly opened restaurant adds plant-based options to Charlotte’s Black food culture

CharLit AF chat with comedian Michael Blackson

Ahead of the upcoming “Lit AF Tour,” the African King of Comedy discusses the show, his QC connection, the Panthers and more.

News & Buzz

Could this be the year Charlotte makes real progress to fix its affordable housing crisis?

Community Link CEO Floyd Davis, Jr. is hopeful after the recent investment into Charlotte's affordable housing crisis, but poses three...

Entertainment

Win 2 tickets to see Patti LaBelle in concert

It’s 2019, and the team at Qcitymetro has a “new attitude”! That’s why one of our lucky Morning Brew newsletter subscribers...

Voices

How Michelle Williams triggered my memories of depression

Recent news about former Destiny’s Child member Michelle Williams checking into a medical facility for depression triggered a memory about...

Health

5 last-minute gift ideas for fitness lovers

Although I love to exercise, retail therapy ranks pretty high on my fave list of things to do. Consequently, I’m...

Faith

After deadly attack on Pittsburgh synagogue, Charlotte’s faith leaders call for love, unity

Three days after a gunman killed 11 worshipers inside a Jewish center in Pittsburgh, members of Charlotte’s faith community came...

People

National Mentoring Month: Jarron Thomas, role model in corporate America and the community, thanks to mentors

Jarron Thomas has spent years in the tech and consulting industry providing solutions for Fortune 500 companies. His role as...

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MLK Call to Service
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Charlotte Hornets vs. Phoenix Suns
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​2019 Atrium Health Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Parade
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Don ‘D.C.’ Curry @ The Comedy Zone