Charlotte clothing boutiques weather pandemic challenges
Local clothing retailers share ups and downs of business as many Charlotte workers remain at home.
By Katrina Louis | February 8, 2021
Black hair goes green: One woman’s push to make synthetic hair eco-friendly
Rebundle founder and CEO Ciara Imani May is reimagining synthetic hair and reducing plastic waste.
By Katrina Louis | February 4, 2021
These local chefs are sharing their favorite ‘for the culture’ dishes
Six Charlotte-based chefs connect food and culture in honor of Black History Month.
By Katrina Louis | February 1, 2021
Meet the 4 winners of Camp North End’s design competition
Licensed and aspiring Black architects selected to design facades for new retail pavilions at Camp North End.
By Katrina Louis | January 29, 2021
Krista Terrell named acting president of Arts & Science Council
The JCSU graduate will serve until the ASC board names an interim president.
By Glenn Burkins | January 26, 2021
Charlotte YMCA hires new exec; Supportive Housing Communities CEO resigns
Leaders on the move in the Queen City.
By QCity Metro | January 22, 2021
Three years in, JCSU President Clarence Armbrister talks of visions and challenges
Because of Covid-19, the school recently decided to keep its campus closed for the entire spring semester.
By Glenn Burkins | January 22, 2021
For Black single mothers, Covid-19 economic challenges can be magnified
Women, particularly women of color, have been affected economically more than men throughout the pandemic, according to recent jobs reports.
By Gracyn Doctor, WFAE | January 19, 2021
Even in retirement, Ron Leeper is focused on making Charlotte better.
The former head of R.J. Leeper Construction talks about his next steps, including efforts in affordable housing.
By Katrina Louis | January 18, 2021
James Mitchell resigns from Charlotte City Council
Questions were raised about potential conflicts of interest after Mitchell became president and part-owner of a construction company that does business with the city.
By Jonathan Limehouse | January 11, 2021