8 must-try bagel spots for the mornings you miss Owen’s

Owen’s closure two years ago left a bagel-sized hole in our hearts. The big picture: Y’all are hungry for good bagels. Just about every week, we...

“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...

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...

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...

Timeline: The latest on the awful smell along the N.C./S.C. line

A persistent stench of rotten eggs and sewage has lingered along the South Carolina-North Carolina border for months, leaving residents complaining of...

5Church team reopens La Belle Helene this weekend

La Belle Helene is now open with new, familiar owners. Why it matters: The closure of La Belle Helene last spring was a sign of the challenging path ahead for...

The 24 most anticipated new restaurants and bars in 2021

This article was last updated on May 4, 2021. What’s opening soon in Charlotte? Here’s a quick breakdown of the 24 most anticipated new...

Hot homes: 5 houses for sale in Charlotte, starting at $230K

This real estate roundup is proudly presented by The Redbud Group, creating great experiences (whether you’re buying or selling). Here’s one of their...

Dominican restaurant with 3 tasty empanada options is now open in east Charlotte

When I ask Ami Dominguez about her favorite dishes at her parents new restaurant AmiMya off Monroe Road, she points to the potato salad. The dish wasn’t...

User’s guide: Camp North End, the growing development near Uptown, now home to 45+ cool tenants

This guide was last updated on April 27, 2021. The effortlessly cool Camp North End complex is a growing destination for the arts, food, nightlife and more....

Rent a movie theater and watch an Oscar-winning film for $99

On the heels of the Oscars, I’m pining to see a film on the big screen again. Regular showings are picking back up, but many theaters also offer private...

Free beer may be the key to vaccinating Charlotte’s 20-somethings

Young adults account for most of the COVID-19 cases in Charlotte, and now the county needs to get them vaccinated. How? At a brewery, of course. Welcome to...