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WBTV First Night Charlotte, the alcohol free NYE celebration, traditionally held along Tryon Street moves to Romare Beardon Park this year. The family-friendly event features…

Uptown Charlotte has experienced an explosion of growth in the area from the Square down to the Gantt Center, but North Tryon has struggled in recent years. The recent closing of the upscale soul food restaurant underscores the struggles in this area. On Thursday city leaders announced a concerted effort to revitalize the corridor, which […]

WBTV First Night Charlotte, the alcohol free NYE celebration, traditionally held along Tryon Street moves to Romare Beardon Park this year. The family-friendly event features a daylong celebration for kids and adults. The event features artists, dancers, singers, circus performers, comedians and more. The event starts with McDonald’s First Night Kids from 1-6 p.m. Evening […]

Old School 105.3, Da Lucky Spot Barbershop and the Blessing House Inc will be hosting their annual coat drive on Saturday at Da Lucky Spot Barbershop. The event features kids’ Christmas haircuts, pizza parties and fun. Coats will be collected until Thursday at Able Bail Bond, Da Lucky Spot Barbershop, Hampton Inn-Uptown and House of […]

Charlotte, National

Charlotte mother Suzette Henderson (pictured) claims a gym teacher at her son’s school, Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools (CMS) made a joke about his skin color, WSOCTV reports. SEE…

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Tom Joyner takes a break for the holidays, Charlotte’s Own Skip Murphy hold’s it down until he returns after the first of the year.

After thousands of mourners paid final tribute to Nelson Mandela, the former South African President’s coffin was flown to his homeland of Qunu for a…

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Congratulations to this year’s Gantt Center Jazzy Holiday Luncheon award recipients: Compass Group, philanthropists Sally & Russell Robinson and Sign of The Times’ Tyrone Jefferson.…