At Leah & Louise, new 23% service charge is the start of addressing living wage for its workers
Owners of parent company, BayHaven Restaurant Group, say all future concepts will implement the new service fee model.
By Katrina Louis | June 29, 2021
Charlotte couple establishes scholarship at Carolinas College to increase diversity in healthcare
Charlotte business executives Todd and Janelle Collins will launch five tuition scholarships this fall to help students entering the nursing field.
By Katrina Louis | June 28, 2021
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By Bethany Lane | June 25, 2021
Small Business Innovation Fund reopens June 25
Eligible small businesses can apply for $10,000, $20,000 or $40,000 innovation grants through July 9 .
By QCity Metro | June 25, 2021
Inspired by Chick-fil-A, CMPD launches ‘customer experience’ training for its officers and employees
The goal, says Chief Johnny Jennings, is to “change the narrative” about law enforcement by creating more positive interactions with the public.
By Sarafina Wright | June 25, 2021
Affordable housing development slated for historic Plato Price School site
A new 40-home development, The Meadows at Plato Price, will be built on the historic site of the Plato Price School.
By Sarafina Wright | June 24, 2021
Inmate dies at uptown detention center, the 2nd in recent weeks
The latest death involved a 22-year-old man who had been detained on misdemeanor charges.
By QCity Metro | June 23, 2021
A vote on Charlotte’s future: City Council passes 2040 Plan
The plan lays out a vision for a future city with neighborhoods more closely connected with centers of employment, parks, transit, greenways, grocery stores and other quality-of-life amenities.
By Glenn Burkins | June 22, 2021
Duke Energy worker shot; Crime Stoppers reward at $50,000
The shooting was reported June 18 in the 4100 block of The Plaza.
By QCity Metro | June 21, 2021
Charles Sifford, ‘the Jackie Robinson of golf,’ to be honored with centennial celebration in 2022
Plans to honor the Charlotte native include a feature-length documentary on Sifford’s life, re-release of his autobiography and more.
By Katrina Louis | June 21, 2021