Lauren Levine Corriher
Lauren Levine Corriher is a Charlotte Agenda Senior Contributor who's written for publications like Condé Nast Traveler, American Way, Charlotte's Got a Lot, Thrillist, U.S. News & World Report, and more. Say hi on Twitter and Instagram, she's @latestbylauren.

Charlotte mom of two earns $52,000 as a surrogate

After two easy, back-to-back pregnancies, 34-year-old Bri Buck felt compelled to help others who didn’t experience the same luck expanding their families...

Model Olivia Culpo on life in Charlotte with Panthers’ CMC

Olivia Culpo has a lot of titles. She’s a Sports Illustrated cover model, former Miss Universe, restaurant owner, and an influencer in the fashion and...

Blind Date: AJ and Jenna sip their way through a virtual wine tasting

Our Blind Date series is proudly presented by Criswell & Criswell Plastic Surgery. Husband and wife team, Drs. Bryan and Kara Criswell, know how...

Shopping guide: Micro-retail storefronts now open at Centro Railyard in South End

The hippest shops in Charlotte aren’t opening in SouthPark or Northlake malls. They’re on the streets of South End in 400-square-foot micro-shops...

9 tips from professional organizers to get your place feeling zen

When you’re staring at the same four walls each day, you want to make sure your space exudes comfort and calm. If your house could use some...

Survey: Mental health, loss of income top the list of readers’ biggest challenges in 2020

This year has thrown an endless array of challenges our way. In a recent survey, we asked more than 3,000 Agenda readers about the struggles they’ve...

20+ Charlotte nonprofits that need your help this holiday season

This story is presented by Bank of America. Bank of America is all about celebrating and helping out the organizations that lift up our city. Take a look at...

27 family meal deals and DIY dishes

This story is proudly presented by Charlotte Country Day School.    Dinner conversations probably look a lot different these days and you’re most...

A pandemic hobby is the stress reliever you need. Here’s how to find yours

Like most of us, when the pandemic hit, I found myself with a lot more free time. The barrage of canceled plans started out as a fun novelty for an introverted...

7 therapist-approved tips for supporting someone who’s having an extra-tough year

This year has been relentlessly challenging from start to finish. But for some people, it’s brought on especially intense levels of struggle, like losing...

14 cute, Covid-safe winter date ideas for when you can’t sit in the house anymore

This story is proudly presented by Criswell & Criswell Plastic Surgery. The husband and wife team behind Criswell & Criswell, Drs. Bryan and Kara...

Gift guide: 46 local items for everyone on your list under $100

Our holiday gift guide is proudly presented by Diamonds Direct SouthPark. Whether you’re shopping for someone else or looking to treat yourself for...