D9 Brewing’s beer garden and concert pavilion opens Saturday in Uptown

The brewery with locations in Hendersonville and Lake Norman has expanded its newest location in Uptown with a 5,000-square-foot pavilion and beer garden. What...

In theaters now: “The Eyes of Tammy Faye” — a new movie based on an evangelist and LGBTQ+ ally from Charlotte

The complicated life of Tammy Faye Messner (formerly Bakker), an evangelist and LGBTQ+ ally, will be told through her point of view in a new movie called...

Renovated Woodlawn Chick-fil-A to reopen this month

Chick-fil-A’s East Woodlawn restaurant will reopen on September 23, a representative tells Axios Charlotte. Why it matters: The widely popular location,...

Charlotte-area patients sue United HealthCare over high bills

A class-action lawsuit filed by UnitedHealthcare patients has reignited conversations about unfair billing practices by healthcare providers and insurers....

Charlotte’s oldest cowboy makes lasting change in Druid Hills

Editor’s note: We’re sorry to learn about the passing of Bobby “Big M” Martin on September 27, 2021. Our hearts go out to the Martin...

Charlotte hospitals aren’t complying with the price transparency rule, study finds

Charlotte’s biggest healthcare providers, Atrium Health and Novant Health, aren’t being as transparent with their pricing and charges as they...

Will local schools require masks this fall?

Editor’s note: This story was last updated on Tuesday, July 27 at 7:53 p.m. NCDHHS’ latest COVID guidance says K-8 schools should require masks...

Uptown tattoo parlor doubles as a restaurant and nightclub

Tattooz and Booz offers full meals, cocktails, cupcakes, hookah and tattoos all under the same roof. Why it matters: The concept is newsworthy in itself, but...

The pandemic pushed Charlotteans to drink, a lot

The pandemic changed Charlotteans’ drinking habits. For some, increased alcohol consumption is leading to addiction and other serious health concerns....

Greece-inspired coffee and wine restaurant coming to Uptown

A new Greece-inspired restaurant will take the old Wooden Vine Wine Bar and Bistro spot in Uptown, National Restaurant Properties recently announced. Why it...

Unvaccinated Charlotteans are driving up COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations

COVID-19 metrics in Charlotte are worsening while the vaccination rate is stagnant. Why it matters: Most COVID restrictions have lifted in North Carolina, but...

Cinnamon bun bakery brings scratch-made operation to the West End

Jay Byrd and Maria Caceres started their small-batch bakery, Bun Appetit!, three years ago in their home. Now, they’ve moved into a brick-and-mortar...