Things are about to get a little sweeter. Nashville-based dessert chain, The Peach Cobbler Factory, is coming to Charlotte. Several stores will be opening in the region but customers can have their first try this weekend. The store will have a ghost kitchen open Sunday at South End Eats at 500 W. Summit Ave. It will offer […]

Alright, foodies! There’s a new restaurant coming to Charlotte. Fidel’s Kitchen will open in April, serving authentic Jamaican cuisines. Jamaican-born Fidel Clarke first learned to cook in his mother’s kitchen. Now, he will bring the taste of his country to Uptown. The menu will feature items such as oxtails, rice and peas, vegetables, and fresh juice. Read […]

Charlotte Girl Scouts will be selling fewer cookies this year due to supply chain issues. The shortage is currently impacting troops in the Girl Scouts, Hornets’ Nest Council. This council covers eight counties, including Anson, Cabarrus, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Rowan, Stanly, Union, and York. The Samoas, S’mores, Trefoils, and Adventurefuls cookies are all in short supply. CEO of […]

Okay, so maybe you didn’t know you would have a valentine until the last minute. That’s okay! There’s still time to book a dinner reservation at a restaurant in the Charlotte area. Make a decision quickly! These reservations won’t be available long. Restaurants with Available Feb. 14 Reservations La Belle Helene Type: French Uptown Reserve […]

Charlotte may be home to the infamous Bojangles, but there’s about to be a new competition in town. Popular Arkansas-based food chain Slim Chickens will be making its way to Charlotte this month. The restaurant is scheduled to open Feb. 28 along 5535 Prosperity Ridge Road in Charlotte’s University City. The menu includes chicken sandwiches and […]

Alright foodies, this one is for you! Queen’s Feast: Charlotte Restaurant Week is happening now. The food event kicked off Friday, Jan. 21, and will end on Jan. 30. Over 70 of the best restaurants in 8 counties across the metro Charlotte area are participating. Restaurants include The Cajun Queen, Standard Oyster Company, Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse, Fahrenheit, […]

The Mecklenburg County Alcoholic Beverage Control Board announced ABC stores will have modified hours beginning Jan. 10. Stores will now open at 12:30 p.m. as opposed to 10:00 a.m. They will continue to close at 9:00 p.m. The change is a result of labor shortages due to rising COVID-19 cases. Read the full story here. 

Winter may be cooling things down, but restaurants around Charlotte are about to heat up. Queen’s Feast: Charlotte Restaurant Week returns Jan. 21-30. There event will feature 70 restaurants in eight counties. Prices vary between $30, $35, $40, or $45 per person, depending on the restaurant. Participating restaurants include Sullivan’s Steakhouse, Tupelo Honey, Sea Level, Standard Oyster Company, Charolais […]

Another Southern comfort food restaurant has hit the Queen City. Cuzzo’s Cuisine has opened in University City after a delayed reopening due to COVID. The restaurant founded by Chef Andarrio Johnson and Anglee Brown specializes in Southern cuisine and comfort foods. Customers can order a variety of wings and combination plates with chicken tenders, fried seafood and […]

According to North Carolina trick or treater’s favorite Halloween candy are Reeses!  Surprised?

If you’re in the process of buying a car and hope to use it to make some extra cash driving for Uber, Uber East, Lyft, Instacart or Doordash, please read the fine print before you sign your contract for a loan.  Some in-house finance companies at dealerships and buy here pay here lots are utilizing […]

Cooking With Karen Clark making Mini-Meatloaves with roasted broccolini & plain ol’ mashed taters and featuring her best/worst critique … her son and special guest, Grandma: If you’re bored with cooking the same thing day after day, this Quarantine Cooking series offers some tasty alternatives to your typical dinner. And this could be a great […]