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Kemba Walker made the All-NBA Third Team, should Charlotte be worried?

Will Kemba Walker stay with the Hornets after making All-NBA Third Team? The team has the cap space and money to offer him a supermax contract.

Food Security & Justice for All: Carolina Farm Trust and others unite to address one of Charlotte’s most critical needs

Carolina Farm Trust board member says, “Food is something that should be an equalizing issue, but it’s a new form of segregation.”

CMPD increases patrols at bus stops after eight reports of man exposing himself to girls

On Monday, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said it’s investigating several reports of a man exposing himself to girls between the ages of 8 and 18.

Words of wisdom: What speakers are saying at HBCU graduations in North Carolina

At N.C. Central University, the Rev. William R. Barber II encouraged graduates to use their education to help reduce poverty, racism and other injustices in America and around the world.

Sen. Cory Booker calls for action during Charlotte roundtable on gun violence prevention

Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker discussed his 14-part plan to curb gun violence, which includes a proposal for licensing gun ownership.

Steve Smith Sr. among players headed to Panthers’ Hall of Honor

Carolina Panthers add Steve Smith Sr., Jake Delhomme, Jordan Gross and Wesley Walls to Hall of Honor. The group becomes first inductees since 2004.

Hip-Hop legends headline this year’s North Carolina Music Hall of Fame inductees

Five music artists with North Carolina ties to be honored at a ceremony in October.

Police: 2 killed in separate incidents on Saturday, including a woman fatally stabbed

A 20-year-old man was arrested Sunday and charged with fatally stabbing a 19-year-old woman in east Charlotte. The killing was […]

Lured by tax incentives, investors seek gold in Charlotte’s historically black neighborhoods

Some community leaders worry that an anticipated rush of investment dollars under a new federal program will push historically black neighborhoods further into gentrification.

Senator Cory Booker will make Charlotte stop to talk gun laws

Democratic presidential candidate Cory Booker will join roundtable at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church in Charlotte on May 10.

Entertainment

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Hip-Hop legends headline this year’s North Carolina Music Hall of Fame inductees

Five music artists with North Carolina ties to be honored at a ceremony in October.

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

Health expert Dr. Ian Smith gives tips, dispels myths on clean eating and healthy living

During a recent Charlotte visit, the New York Times bestselling author and TV host sat down with QCityMetro to talk...

Faith

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Local church organizes to bail out dads on Father’s Day

New Birth Charlotte Church launches Father’s Day Bail Out initiative to bail out nonviolent, first-time offenders on June 16, 2019.

People

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Charlotte Artsy Folks, bridging the gap between artists and art collectors

Charlotte Artsy Folks, a local group of African American art collectors and art lovers, looks to create closer connections with...

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