Qcity Newcomers

Jacy Linear: Qcity Newcomer

This former Detroit resident moved to Charlotte about five months ago. Find out what she thinks so far and how she hopes to get involved.

Welcome to Qcity Newbies!

Welcome to QcityNewbies, our newcomer’s guide to all that Charlotte has to offer! Here you’ll find information about local resturants, parks, museums, neighborhoods, and places to visit. You’ll even learn a little bit about the men and women who represent Charlotte and its many districts.

News & Buzz

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‘I’m not a businessman; I’m a business, man’: How we’re feeling about Jay-Z’s NFL partnership and backlash

Reactions mixed about the mogul's deal to to produce the Super Bowl halftime show and other NFL event entertainment.

Entertainment

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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...

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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For National HIV Testing Day, Mecklenburg health department and providers offer free screenings

Mecklenburg County Public Health, Atrium Health and Novant Health are teaming up to provide access to free HIV screenings, resources...

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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Celebrating Charlotte’s oldest citizen

Hester McCardell Ford was born in 1904. On Thursday, the 115-year-old was recognized as Charlotte's oldest person.

QcityEVENTS

8.19
WFAE Amplifier’s Lunch-time Concert Series
8.20
Gary Clark Jr., in concert
8.20
Rosa Parks Farmers Market Community Mid-Season Celebration
8.20
Sip & Paint at Pilot Brewing
8.20
AUDITIONS: Carolina Voices