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.

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.

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.

Queen City HBCU Cookout is set for July 27

Local chapters of Historically Black Colleges and Universities will show off school pride and connect with future students.

Local giving circle hosts “Decolonizing Wealth” author Edgar Villanueva

Charlotte is one of the fastest-growing cities in America, with a pattern of wealth that can be traced over its […]

Durag Fest returns for another unapologetically Black Juneteenth celebration

Nicknamed the “Met Gala of Durags,” an alternative Juneteenth festival, will take place June 15 at Camp North End. Over 1,200 people attended last year’s inaugural event.

Juneteenth Festival 2019: Celebrating history and looking to the future

Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration honoring the end of slavery in the United States. A Charlotte celebration will take place June 13-16, 2019.

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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