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Prove that your friend group is the smartest in Charlotte at Mindless Minutia’s trivia championship

Mindless Minutia, Charlotte’s most popular trivia company, is hosting its first “Amazing Colossal Big-A$$ Trivia Championship” starting Feb....

Order human-like treats for your dogs from Treats by Marisol

Treats by Marisol is a gourmet dog bakery, offering custom dog-friendly cakes, brownies, cupcakes and other treats made to look like real human food. Owner...

5 things to know about the Charlottean on Zach’s season of The Bachelor

Kylee Russell will soon become a household name when the newest season of The Bachelor airs on ABC on Jan. 23. What’s happening: She’s one of 30...

The company that creates the trophies for the Emmys and MTV Awards now calls Charlotte home

The company behind trophies we’ve seen in popular award shows now calls South End home.  What’s happening: Society Awards, a 15- year-old custom...

Meet the Charlotte designer who created custom clothes for Lizzo, Bad Bunny

“Charlotte, look what y’all gave me,” Lizzo said as the crowd cheered. “Everybody, if you know you know I’ll be running away from...

New game and beer venue proves it’s cool to be a geek

The Temple’s Edge opened in early August in downtown Matthews combining two very geek-friendly hobbies — craft beer and tabletop gaming. Successful...

The Red Hot Chili Peppers announced an after-party at Pinky’s but never showed

On Thursday night, the Red Hot Chili Peppers performed at Bank of America Stadium to a crowd of about 50,000 people. About halfway through the show, lead...

Charlotte local takes another shot at love on Bachelor in Paradise

Hunter Haag, the 28-year-old human resources specialist who lives in Charlotte, is back on ABC for another chance at love. You might remember her as the girl...

Charlotte local takes another shot at love on Bachelor in Paradise

Hunter Haag, the 28-year-old human resources specialist who lives in Charlotte, is back on ABC for another chance at love. You might remember her as the girl...

She’s choreographed Beyoncé and J.Lo, but Charlotte raised her

Who runs the world? James Alsop. The Charlotte native and choreographer extraordinaire has worked with big names like Beyoncé, Tina Fey and Jennifer Lopez,...

New HBO true crime series “The Staircase” portrays Charlotte lawyer David Rudolf

Michael Stuhlbarg plays Charlotte lawyer David Rudolf in the new HBO limited series “The Staircase.” What’s happening: The true crime series...

You can live stream “Love is Blind” star Kenny Barnes’ wedding next weekend

Season one Love is Blind star, Kenny Barnes and his fiancé Alexandra Garrison are getting married on April 30, and you’ll be able to watch it and chat with...