Preservationists permanently protect Nina Simone’s childhood home

Childhood home of the North Carolina singer is protected indefinitely by preservation easement.
By QCity Metro Staff | September 9, 2020

Monica Sauls joins Bojangles as first Chief People Officer

Sauls will become the first-ever African American on Bojangles' senior leadership team.
By QCity Metro Staff | September 8, 2020

“It’s impossible to make money”: Middle C Jazz owner discusses pandemic challenges and alliance petition

Middle C Jazz partially reopened under North Carolina's Phase 2. But to "Save Charlotte Stages," a new alliance is looking for help from local government.
By Sarafina Wright | September 8, 2020

As early voting days approach, some NC counties still need poll workers

Expected surge in early voting could hit different NC counties unevenly, with some struggling more to find enough workers. By the way, it's a paying job.
By NC Watchdog Reporting Network | September 4, 2020

Statewide council to focus on Black entrepreneurship

The Council will focus on economically empowering Black people with entrepreneurship, according to NC IDEA Foundation leader.
By QCity Metro Staff | September 4, 2020

List: Here’s how Charlotte museums are reopening

Check back for updates on our running list.
By QCity Metro Staff | September 3, 2020

YMCA of Greater Charlotte staggers reopening indoor facilities, beginning Sept. 5

Gov. Roy Cooper announced Tuesday that gyms and indoor exercise facilities could reopen with 30% capacity as part of North Carolina's Phase 2.5 guidelines.
By QCity Metro Staff | September 3, 2020

Gyms, museums, playgrounds to reopen under NC’s Phase 2.5, Cooper says

Mass gathering limits also increase under the modified reopening, which goes into effect on Friday.
By Katrina Louis | September 1, 2020

Opinion | Fair housing is key to economic equity

Creating communities with racial and economic diversity leads to better understanding of each other’s values and assurance for leveling the ability for families to live equally.
By Jacqueline O’Garrow | September 1, 2020

Women take the lead of CIAA Sports Information Directors Association

Milestone election marks the first time in CIAA history that its SIDA will have all women concurrently serving as officers.
By QCity Metro Staff | August 31, 2020