Latta Plantation official defends controversial event once scheduled for Juneteenth

Under pressure, the historic site was forced to cancel a June 19 event created to tell the story of Black emancipation through the eyes of White Southerners who lost everything.
By Glenn Burkins | June 13, 2021

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By Bethany Lane | June 11, 2021

District Attorney: No quick fix for state court system hit with Covid delays

Thousands of cases are awaiting trial at the Mecklenburg County courthouse
By Sarafina Wright | June 9, 2021

Local United Way adds $2M to expand program supporting Black- and Brown-led nonprofits

Funds part of Mecklenburg County's allocations for programs and initiatives aimed at reducing racial disparities.
By Katrina Louis | June 8, 2021

Tracking the change: A look at some of the projects set for Historic West End (Part 1)

For decades, west Charlotte has not kept pace with the explosive growth in other parts of the city. Now the West End is showing signs of new economic life.
By Sarafina Wright | June 7, 2021

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By Bethany Lane | June 4, 2021

Artist commissioned for upcoming Main Library branch project

Tiff Massey, a Detroit-based interdisciplinary artist, has been selected to create public artwork for the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library’s new Main […]
By QCity Metro | June 4, 2021

CMS funding dispute may be headed for mediation

On Tuesday, county commissioners passed a budget for next fiscal year but withheld $56 million in funding from local schools. The school board quickly announced plans to fight back.
By Glenn Burkins | June 2, 2021

Rosa Parks market set to return with new location and Juneteenth celebration

Along with fruits, vegetables and the typical fare, the market will provide health education, guest lectures and healthy cooking demonstrations.
By Sarafina Wright | June 1, 2021

Popular restaurateurs announce new restaurant group

BayHaven Restaurant Group is the latest venture from Leah & Louise restaurant co-owners, Chef Greg and Subrina Collier.
By Katrina Louis | May 27, 2021