New “social districts” would allow drinking in the streets in parts of Charlotte

Gov. Cooper signed a bill earlier this month that would allow North Carolina cities and counties to create their own “social districts” where...

COVID testing demand skyrockets in Charlotte

If you’re planning to get a COVID-19 test in Charlotte, be prepared to wait a while. What’s happening: Demand for COVID-19 testing in the Charlotte...

A Charlotte animal shelter needs your help

Last week, CMPD’s Animal Care & Control Division sent out a pressing request for the community to come adopt dogs from its shelter. Their kennels...

COVID’s return: Big college football weekend didn’t result in COVID outbreaks in Charlotte

This is a running stream of COVID-19 updates. It was last updated on Sept. 13, 2021 at 11am. One of the biggest weekends in live sports in Charlotte history...

26-story tower with skyline views breaks ground soon in Dilworth

In a few months, two New York firms will begin construction on a pair of buildings on Morehead that have a combined 626 apartments. One of the buildings will...

Emmy Squared is now open in Plaza Midwood

The New York pizza joint Emmy Squared opens its first North Carolina location today in Plaza Midwood. The restaurant occupies a renovated 4,800-square-foot...

Update: YMCA Charlotte aims to maintain a NoDa presence amid Johnston Y redevelopment

YMCA of Greater Charlotte wants to maintain a presence on the Johnston Y site in NoDa even as the organization isĀ  “formally exploring redevelopment on...

See renderings of the development that will forever change the heart of Plaza Midwood

We got our first look Tuesday at the proposed development at Central Square in Plaza Midwood, and the renderings are staggering. What’s happening:...

Behind the scenes at the Duke’s Mayo Classic, and the 72 hours that brought Charlotte to life again

The moments before Saturday’s Clemson-Georgia game were as electric as any Charlotte’s experienced in years. Tens of thousands of fans painted in...

More townhomes are coming to NoDa

If you’ve been through NoDa recently, you may’ve noticed a bunch of clearing and demolition out on Anderson, just up the street from Great Wagon...

Scoop: Longtime Charlotte restaurant Bonterra is expanding into Phillips Place

Bonterra is opening a second location in Phillips Place early next year. Bonterra Coffee and Wine Bar will have a Dean & DeLuca vibe, serving coffee,...

How effective were North Carolina’s vaccine incentives?

State health officials have repeatedly upped the monetary ante to incentivize people to get a COVID-19 vaccine this summer. The incentives ranged from a...