Novant Health’s Tanya Blackmon will serve as the honorary grand marshal in the 71st annual Novant Health Thanksgiving Day Parade on Nov. 22.
HBCU grad tapped as honorary grand marshal for Thanksgiving Day parade
5 stories of entrepreneurship as we celebrate National Entrepreneurs’ Day
We’re revisiting five of our top feature stories ahead of National Entrepreneurs’ Day on Nov. 20.
Have we finally dropped the stigma around Black infertility?
Local advocates and celebrities — like Michelle Obama and Gabrielle Union — rekindle talks about Black infertility.
Black-owned breakfast eatery coming to 7th Street Public Market
Gregory and Subrina Collier transfer their popular contemporary breakfast restaurant, The Yolk, from Rock Hill to uptown Charlotte.
The search has ended for a Charlotte woman whose racially charged rant toward two black women went viral. Susan Westwood, […]
Stephen Curry signs on to produce Charleston church shooting documentary
The documentary ‘Emanuel’ features interviews with survivors and family members about the 2015 hate crime.
Ms. Elsie’s Caribbean B&B: A tropical getaway tucked in the Charlotte suburbs
The black-owned bed-and-breakfast represents five generations of businesswomen and Caribbean heritage.
Veltree has a legion of fans for its vegan soul food, including singer Erykah Badu
The newly opened restaurant adds plant-based options to Charlotte’s Black food culture
My entrepreneurship journey: Tanaro Reed, tattoo artist
Reed is one of nearly 300 tattoo artists showcasing during the Queen City Tattoo & Arts Festival Oct. 26-28. He recalls his journey of starting over and grinding toward success.
Meet Lydia Wilson, a Qcity Newcomer
The former Texan wanted to be closer to her parents. A visit to Charlotte sealed the deal.
Debra Campbell hired as Asheville city manager
Campbell has served as Charlotte’s assistant city manager since 2014.
N.C. Music Hall of Fame inductee Calvin Richardson shares highs, lows and inspirations
Ahead of his hall of fame induction on Oct. 18, “The Soul Prince” shares his musical Mt. Rushmore, songs he’s written for popular artists and more.
Meet Harrison Horne, a Qcity Newcomer
This elementary school counselor wants to do his part to advocate for mental health resources in the black community.
The salt room at this Matthews spa is a busy person’s dream
Angela Strother left her 28-year corporate America career to focus on self-care. It turned into a venture to relieve stress for others.
Jamaican Jerk NC: no frills necessary for this taste of the islands
Are you a local chef? Restaurateur? Mixologist? Food aficionado? Qcitymetro is highlighting those who bring color to Charlotte’s food scene. […]