Donald Lawrence and Jermaine Dupri among 2020 NC Music Hall of Fame inductees

Music legend Roberta Flack will also receive lifetime achievement award.
By Katrina Louis | August 9, 2020

Meet Ron Weathers, a QCity Newcomer

This board-certified physical therapist worked with Duke University athletics and two NBA franchises before opening his own practice in the Charlotte area.
By QCity Metro Staff | August 8, 2020

How Covid-19 has upended criminal prosecutions in Mecklenburg County

Because of the pandemic, District Attorney Spencer Merriweather’s team of prosecutors has not convened a jury trial since March 13.
By Glenn Burkins | August 6, 2020

What’s there to laugh about in these days of pandemic? Plenty, says comedian Burpie

The Concord native who has opened for some of the biggest names in stand-up will perform Friday on an outdoor stage at Charlotte's Spirit Square.
By Olivia Todd | August 6, 2020

Block Love Charlotte: Grassroots giving scaled in response to Covid-19

Our spotlight on Black Philanthropy Month continues.
By Sarafina Wright | August 5, 2020

Behind the scenes with this Charlotte microbiologist who created a food delivery service

During a time when public health is top of mind, TakeNow Delivery is adding a bit of science to ensure food safety.
By Sabrina Clark | August 3, 2020

Black Power Moves 2020, Part I: Charlotte Black business leaders share challenges and opportunities

BBOC and the local Black chamber of commerce leaders reflect on the year during Black Business Month.
By Kallan Louis | July 31, 2020

Brandon Bellamy becomes only Black majority owner in professional baseball

Bellamy's Maryland-based real estate and development firm will manage Gastonia's new ballpark and partner on economic development projects in the FUSE District.
By Katrina Louis | July 30, 2020

“I get it. I’m a mother and teacher, too”: CMS teacher shares why she opted daughter out of district’s Plan B+ Remote

Dawn Bratton believes students should be in school buildings, but only when it's safe to do so. She enrolled her daughter in CMS' Full Remote Academy.
By Katrina Louis | July 28, 2020

Yulonda Griffin to direct county department of community resources

Griffin, a graduate of Fayetteville State University, has worked in human services for more than 24 years.
By QCity Metro Staff | July 21, 2020