Things to Do

7 young professional groups to consider joining on #GivingTuesday and beyond

There’s plenty of young professional groups in Charlotte where volunteers can “do good” while increasing their personal and professional development.

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.

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!

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 […]

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!

Win tickets to the ‘Lit AF Tour’ hosted by Martin Lawrence

Sign up for our “Morning Brew” newsletter and be automatically entered to win two tickets to the Oct. 27 comedy performance

[UPDATED] Charlotte Black Restaurant Week returns for second year

Participating restaurants will be announced at kickoff event on Oct. 14.

Traveling African fashion exhibit stops in Charlotte

Mint Museum’s newest exhibition “African-Print Fashion Now! A Story of Taste, Globalization, and Style” tells the story of how African […]

The salt room at this Matthews spa is a busy person’s dream

Angela Strother left her 28-year corporate America career to focus on self-care. It turned into a venture to relieve stress for others.

Indulge yourself with global cuisine from these 6 restaurants at Taste of the World

On Oct. 3, the 15th annual food tour will showcase some of the best international cuisine in east Charlotte.

What’s Happening, Charlotte: Weekend events + Editor’s Picks (Sept. 28-30)

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

Provocative film “This One’s for the Ladies” among Charlotte Film Festival selections

The South by Southwest award-winning documentary brings a taboo topic to the big screen as one of 87 films screening at the festival.

The House of Lemond keeps it dapper for pop-up collaboration

No Grease! barbershop will feature The House of Lemond at its couture fashion event on Sept. 28.

News & Buzz

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Housing Partnership announces new senior leadership

The Housing Partnership named Simone McDowell its VP of communications and fund development.

Entertainment

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Charlotte’s Caribbean community heats up summer with Carnival

The Charlotte Caribbean Carnival Association brings a weeklong Afro-Caribbean Carnival to Charlotte on June 22-29.

Voices

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No privilege, but I still made it to college, thanks to mom

While a number of privileged parents were caught in the college admissions scandal, one writer tells a different story of...

Health

Black Health Spotlight: How fibroids helped discover my ovarian cancer

Ovarian cancer is one of the leading causes of cancer-related deaths because it typically goes undetected in the early stages.

Faith

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Up close with Jacotron Potts, entrepreneur giving back to the community that raised him

The Charlotte native talked with Qcitymetro about his mentoring program in partnership with McCrorey YMCA, life as an entrepreneur and...

People

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Housing Partnership announces new senior leadership

The Housing Partnership named Simone McDowell its VP of communications and fund development.

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