The nonprofit workforce development board will target new resources in areas of Mecklenburg County where unemployment rates are in the double digits.
Charlotte Works to launch $4.2 million Careers4All program
Gantt Center’s Jazzy Holiday raffle: It’s bigger this year and open to all
For each $25 ticket, you can take a chance at winning one of eight “experiences,” including a walking tour of Historic Charleston with artist Jonathan Green.
5 Things to do this week in Charlotte (Nov. 13-17)
Leslie Odom, Jr. and Jay-Z are headlining shows here in the Queen City this week.
Worker at Charlotte airport charged with possessing pipe bomb
The airport released a statement saying the 30-year-old man had no access to airplanes or restricted areas within the facility.
Wow! What a week (Nov. 5-10)
Charlotte elects its own version of Maxine Waters. Republican Kenny Smith never had a chance. And Papa Johns says “no, thanks” to an alt-right endorsement.
What’s Happening, Charlotte: 14 Fun Things to do this weekend (Nov. 9-12)
There are plenty of food and drink events to satisfy your palates this weekend along with the Southern Christmas Expo happening at The Park Expo.
Joel Ford will seek re-election to his N.C. Senate seat
The three-term Democrat, who failed in his quest to be Charlotte’s mayor, announced his re-election bid on Wednesday, hours after mayor-elect Vi Lyles secure the job he sought earlier this year.
Race continues to divide black and white Southerners, Winthrop Poll finds
The poll, taken in 11 Southern States, asked residents about their attitudes toward race, religion, Confederate monuments and the economy, among other issues.
Vi Lyles elected Charlotte mayor
Lyles made history by becoming the first African American woman elected to lead the city. Democrats won big in other races as well.
Preserving black history: free workshops for the archivist in you
Johnson C. Smith University, in partnership with Culture Blocks, will host a series of free workshops designed to help families and individuals preserve heirloom photos and documents.