A note about diversity events before Black History Month begins
Let’s move beyond discussing the problem.
By Dr. Shante Williams | January 28, 2020
CIAA Commissioner Jacqie McWilliams is Black history and women’s history rolled into one
Qcitymetro managing editor Katrina Louis talks with the CIAA commissioner about Bennett College, the importance of HBCUs and why her representation matters.
By Katrina Louis | February 28, 2019
‘Black Panther’ back in theaters and 11 other things to do in Charlotte this February
While basketball will be the talk of the town in February, check out our list of other things to do in Charlotte during Black History Month.
By Katrina Louis | January 30, 2019
During Black History Month, an event to honor black fathers
Black fathers in America don’t always get the love they deserve. So with that in mind, local author and fashion […]
By Glenn Burkins | February 12, 2018
Charlotte’s Negro League baseball past fading fast
Charlotte was once home to some of the most famous Negro League Baseball teams in the Eastern United States, with […]
By By Mark Price, The Charlotte Observer | February 29, 2016
Food from home: 5 eateries to explore during Black History Month
February is Black History Month, a fine time to explore some of Charlotte's Africa-rooted food traditions.
By Tom Hanchett | February 11, 2016
5 landmark places to visit for Black History Month
The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Historic Landmarks Commission lists 34 African American historic sites on its register of Mecklenburg County landmarks. Here are five to get you started.
By Tom Hanchett | February 2, 2016