The secret to living a longer, healthier life

Can you lengthen your life? Researchers explore how to stay healthy longer.
By QCity Metro Staff | June 30, 2016

Legislator ‘appalled’ that NC schools haven’t tested for lead in water

House bill would require all schools, child care facilities to conduct testing for lead in water. It's unclear how many across the state have lead pipes.
By Colin Campbell, The Charlotte Observer | June 27, 2016

63 years after leaving school to work on family farm, woman earns diploma

Camilla Jean Woodard left school in 1953 to help on the farm. She found out computers replaced ink wells and math got crazy hard.
By Josh Shaffer, The Charlotte Observer | June 27, 2016

Is Charlotte the sweatiest city in America?

With one of the highest concentrations of fitness centers in the nation, the Queen City was crowned the "Sweatiest City in America."
By QCity Metro Staff | June 27, 2016

Charlotte community responds to Orlando killings with prayers, support

The Charlotte community has responded with prayers and support after a gunman killed 50 people at an Orlando nightclub and wounded 53 others.
By Karen Sullivan, The Charlotte Observer | June 13, 2016

How 3 Charlotte women and one good idea changed lives around the world

Habitat for Humanity has built 2,400 houses using women-only crews. The tradition started 25 years ago with three women in Charlotte.
By Eric Frazier, The Charlotte Observer | May 9, 2016