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Charlotte Area Transit System is alerting riders to expect delays due to drivers being absent. Charlotte bus riders should be aware of intermittent delays on Wednesday say the Charlotte Area Transit System. They have reported 107 driver absences. CATS tweeted they are working to address this industry-wide labor shortage. Passengers can download the CATS-Pass app […]

Gas prices are still on the rise. According to a recent AAA report, the national average price for a gallon of gas is $3.52. The national average this time last year was $2.53. The current average price in North Carolina is $3.41. This is 9 cents higher than last week and 31 cents higher than […]

You know that tall abundant office building that sits off Independence Boulevard in east Charlotte? According to city councilman, the historic building will have new life in the next few weeks. The Ervin Co.’s corporate building, later renamed after Jim Varnadore in 1992 was the first office tower built outside of uptown in the 1960s. […]

32             Over the weekend, Jay-Z issued a statement regarding George Floyd via his entertainment management company, Roc Nation. In a statement that was shared to Roc Nation’s Instagram page, Jay-Z wrote, “After our very earnest conversation, thank you to Governor Walz for doing what’s right and calling in Attorney General […]

Today, May 19th, Krispy Kreme is honoring 2020 Grads with a FREE box of the “Graduation Dozen Doughnuts!”  No purchase is necessary.  Any student wishing to score the freebie must be dressed in their graduation cap and gown, or wear their “Class of 2020” gear, such as a T-shirt and hat. So, go grab your […]

As of earlier today over 10,000 people have passed away in United States from the coronavirus. According to CBS News lots of top officials (including “the Trumpster”) are saying this week will be one of the worst weeks ever. Johns Hopkins University is reporting that we have more than 350,000 confirmed cases as this pandemic […]

Democratic Presidential front runner Joe Biden feels that we might have to make a major change this fall. On the ABC News show “This Week” he stated that the “2020 Democratic National Convention” could possibly be a ‘virtual’ situation in lue of the Coronavirus. “Well, we’re going to have to do a convention, may have […]

Gotta send a big “Philly sized” Happy Birthday shout to the one & only Jill Scott! Since the first album, she has given us some amazing music. She has plenty of hit records, has won many awards, been awarded plaques, & sells out shows. We have also watched Miss Scott become a pretty good actress […]

This Sunday night it’s an all new episode of “Unsung” featuring Betty Wright! We’ll learn about the triumphs, the trials, the highs & the lows of the ‘Soul Music Diva’. The longest running award winning series on TV One is back for it’s BEST season EVER, & I’m sure this episode will not disappoint! ! […]

WOW!!! That’s all I can say! I always thought Kevin Durant had a dope shoe line, but I must say, these are my favorite ones yet! The sole reminds me of “Coogi!” Hahahaha!!! As always Nike did their thing, & according to their website these can also be worn loosely for a more relaxed fit […]

The Center For Disease Control has come down with a serious recommendation. That is that everyone wear a mask when out in public. That’s right, you read it right….EVERYONE!! That means if you’re going to the store, to get gas, to your storage unit, to your family of friends house, to your…….I mean you get […]

The “2020 Basketball Hall Of Fame” inductees list is definitely a special one. Big shouts to Kevin Garnett (15 time All-Star, 2004 Most Valuable Player, 2008 NBA Champion), Tim Duncan (15 time NBA All-Star, Most Valuable Player 2002 & 2003, 5 time NBA Champion), & the “Black Mamba”…..Kobe Bryant (18 time All-Star, 2008 Most Valuable […]