Qcity Newcomers

Tommy Watson: Qcity Newcomer

This former resident of Minneapolis, MN, moved to Charlotte two and a half months ago with his wife and kids. Now an education consultant and motivational speaker, he uses the story of his challenging childhood to inspire others.

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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Ron Rivera out as Panthers head coach

Panthers owner David Tepper said removing Rivera was the best decision for the team's long-term success.

Entertainment

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What’s Happening, CLT: Dec. 6-8 weekend guide

Check out some events happening in Charlotte this weekend.

Voices

Qcitymetro launches news initiative for Historic West End

Powered by a grant from the Knight Foundation, we will work with westside residents and stakeholders to expand media coverage...

Health

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“Black don’t crack,” but it can

Melanin plays a role in how our skin ages, but more women in their 30s are seeking out anti-aging cosmetic...

Faith

Another accolade for Village HeartBEAT

The Mecklenburg County program that works with local churches to address health disparities in Black and Latino communities won a...

People

Q&A with J.C. Watts Jr., co-founder of Black News Channel

The former congressman and star athlete discusses the network's delayed launch and the intersection of sports and social consciousness.

QcityEVENTS

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Community Gathering & Dinner: East Charlotte
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Power 98 Winter Block Party
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Jazzin’ & Bluzin With the Seniors
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George Lopez: A Special Engagement
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Remembering 1619