Here are 70+ Black Beauty Professionals to Know in Charlotte

With North Carolina firmly in Phase 2, most salons and spas are re-opening with precautions. If you are looking for a natural hair stylist or Black-owned nail salon, or would like to support our city's Black-owned businesses,...

How to Celebrate July 4th This Year and Things to Do This Weekend (7/1)

Sure, this holiday weekend might look different than years past, but there are still plenty of ways to enjoy your Fourth of July in Charlotte. Read on for options all weekend long, from in-person events, virtual options...

Shopping This Weekend. July 4th & More

This will be the summer of outdoor & patio parties for sure. Here are some fun items & outfits to shop this week for yours. Many stores will be closed Saturday (and Friday and...

Outside Spaces: Pet & Kid Friendly Patios from Mooresville to Fort Mill

Looking for safer outdoor spaces the whole family can enjoy? Enjoy the summer weather with your little ones and pup in tow with these kid and dog-friendly patios from Mooresville to Fort Mill. NOTE:...

New & Opening, Closings, Free Burgers for a Year, and More Charlotte Restaurant News for July 2020

With all that's been going on in the restaurant scene with COVID-19, we're due for an update on what's new, what's open, who has sadly closed, and how Charlotte's restaurant scene is adjusting. Here's the latest:

Drive Thru Art Gallery, Camp North End Openings, Dinner & Baseball and More Things to Do This Weekend (6/25)

It's never too early to start planning ahead for the weekend. Whether you're venturing out more or staying at home, here are more than 20 ways to enjoy your weekend in Charlotte.

Charlotte Summer Beauty from Some Favorite Local Salons & Businesses

Way back in the "Before Times" we talked to several local beauty biz about hosting some sort of CLT Beauty Meet Up Event. Oh Well Best Laid Plans, etc.; we'll get around to it eventually.

😔Goodbye to The Pink Hanger & Yoga One😔 Plus Angie Harmon Designs for Local Biz and New in Charlotte Stores To Shop

It's with heavy, heavy hearts that we announce the closing of local shop The Pink Hanger ~ longtime client and favorite of scoop girls. UGH. Please shop the sale quickly to help them in their last days.

Where to Go Tubing this Summer [and the Safety Protocols]

The spring rains have raised the river levels all around, making some options more challenging than usual and causing some restrictions on the types of floats and outings offered right now. Things change though, so check each...

Visit 20+ Acres of Sunflowers Right Outside Charlotte This Summer.

For most of the year, you may have little to no reason to make a trip from the city down to the Draper Wildlife Management Area (DWMA) in York County, SC — unless,...

28 Summer Dates in the Lingering Times of Coronavirus

Summer love in Charlotte will forever feel different. Painful wounds now exist. Our hearts are broken. But now that the spring rains have slowed, it's time to start healing in this summer solstice.

How to Talk to Your Children About Race

The African American community is used to speaking about Race and having conversations with their children about Race. Being part of the Black Community, Race is not a topic that can be avoided; from an early age,...