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18 things to do, eat and drink in Elizabeth — from $1 tacos to Cajun Queen’s beignets

Our Elizabeth guide is proudly presented by Wyndham Capital Mortgage. With its charming historic homes to hot spots like The Crunkleton and The Stanley,...

Weekender: 21 things to do this weekend including a roller skating pop-up and drive-in concert

The Weekender is proudly presented by Charlotte Motor Speedway. May means motorsports at the Speedway. Get your tickets for NASCAR’s Memorial...

$750K “Mullet house” for sale in Wilmore — it’s business in the front, party in the back

This Wilmore house is cozy cottage in the front, and modern beauty in the back. It’s listed at $750K. Situational awareness: We wrote about this house...

“Recycling is so broken.” Could Charlotte’s Innovation Barn help mend it?

After three long years, Charlotte’s Innovation Barn is finally narrowing in on a summer opening in the Belmont neighborhood. Why it matters: The...

Where (and when) to get your 12- to 15-year-olds vaccinated, plus advice from a pediatrician

The FDA and CDC have approved the Pfizer vaccine for use in 12- to 15-year-olds, and local healthcare providers say they’ll be able to start offering the...

Pandemic relationships 101: How to navigate Charlotte’s new dating scene

While the pandemic taught many of us to place higher value on relationships, COVID restrictions have made it harder to start new ones, especially romantic...

Charlotte chef guides Gordon Ramsay through Smoky Mountains on NatGeo show

In the National Geographic series, “Gordon Ramsay: Uncharted,” celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay travels around the world in a quest for the best local...
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Hot jobs: 50 fresh openings in Charlotte

Proudly presented by Lowe’s, where talented people go to work with other talented people. Whether you’re actively applying or casually looking, here...

Stop panicking over gas, Charlotte

This story was last updated May 11 at 4:58pm to include an update from the city of Charlotte. Gas prices are climbing around Charlotte amid a surge in demand...

Renderings: Huge German brewer details plans for LoSo facility

This story was last updated May 11 at 2pm to include renderings and an interview with Mike Gaertner. The 475-year-old brewer Gilde plans to open its first...

N.C. legislators aim to more clearly define rioting — and make people pay harsher penalties for it

Rioting in North Carolina could lead to stiffer penalties and longer sentences, if bills making their way through the legislature become law. Why it...

7 best charcuterie deals in Charlotte under $20

We all know the joy of a good charcuterie board. But those tiny foods can come with a big price tag. Even the DIY Trader Joe’s route adds up — the brie...

See renderings: Work begins on Plaza Midwood hotel

The family-run hospitality group that built The Franklin in Chapel Hill has begun construction on their first Charlotte project: a small hotel in Plaza Midwood...

N.C. teachers caught in middle of political battle over lesson plans

North Carolina’s public school teachers may soon be required to post everything they present to children — materials, lesson plans, guest lecturers —...

Are we getting closer to a return to normal?

As mask policies loosen, vaccines are readily available, more folks are going back to work and kids are back in school, it seems “normal” is near....

Scoop: “Sur La Table of cocktails” opens this summer at Atherton Mill

A new shop called “The Cocktailery” is opening soon in South End, selling everything you need for your perfect home bar set-up. Why it...

10 fun Whitewater Center adventures to try this summer

This guide is proudly presented by OrthoCarolina – our partners in healthy living. If you want more outdoor itinerary inspiration, check out...

Weekday Planner: 18 fun things to do this week in Charlotte

MONDAY, MAY 10 Donation-based yoga with Habitual Roots Romare Bearden Park | 6:30-7:30am | Free | Details Why you should go: Join Habitual Roots bright and...

45 jobs at nonprofits in Charlotte

This story is proudly presented by the Axios Charlotte Job Board, where top employers find top talent.  Work hard, do good. Here are 45 jobs at nonprofits...