Sustain Charlotte launches an effort to gain public support for a train to Lake Norman

Local nonprofit Sustain Charlotte launched a petition urging Norfolk Southern to share its tracks for a Red Line commuter line that would connect Lake Norman...

Hornets fans can return to the Spectrum Center next week

The Hornets will welcome back a limited number of fans at the Spectrum Center starting with their game on March 13 versus the Toronto Raptors, the team...

The theft of precious metal-filled car gadgets has soared 295% in Charlotte

The theft of catalytic converters in Charlotte has skyrocketed over the last year. You might be thinking: the theft of what? Catalytic converters are part of a...

What other cities can learn from Charlotte’s mass vaccination events

A group of Charlotte businesses hope to be a model for mass vaccination events nationwide through a playbook they delivered to governors of all 50 states on...

Charlotte’s big transit plans could be a tough sell for north Meck

Regardless whether it winds up on a ballot this year, Charlotte’s big transit proposal will face heavy opposition in north Mecklenburg towns —...

How Belk put Charlotte on the map, and what happens after bankruptcy

Long before Belk was bought by a private equity firm, and long before it announced plans to file for bankruptcy, the company helped shape the city we know...

Charlotte grocers prepare to vaccinate their front line

Editor’s note: This story was first published on Jan. 26 and last updated on Feb. 22 at 1 p.m. to include incentives from Harris Teeter and Publix....

Centene ‘committed’ to Charlotte HQ despite steep job cuts elsewhere

Centene, which last summer made the largest single jobs announcement in North Carolina history, is cutting thousands of jobs after reporting a fourth-quarter...

Renderings: How Charlotte’s skyline is evolving

Even during a pandemic, Charlotte’s skyline is changing. What’s new: Several properties Uptown, such as the Grand Bohemian and the Home2Suites,...

Coronavirus in Charlotte: COVID trends improve county- and statewide

This story was last updated at 7:10 p.m. on Thursday, February 18. We’ll continue to regularly update it. Any new information will be added below and...

Charlotte’s big transit vote could get pushed to 2022

The latest kink in Charlotte’s plan to fund an ambitious transit network is that the proposal might not even make it onto the ballot this year because of...

World’s largest fresh produce company grows Charlotte HQ

Dole Food Company announced a merger with Ireland-based Total Produce Wednesday. The combined business will be the world’s largest fresh produce company, and...