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CATS unveils possible light rail routes to Pineville and Ballantyne

For a year and a half, Charlotte Area Transit System CEO John Lewis has been saying it’s critical for the city to bring the light rail to Pineville and...

Agenda Weekender: 45+ things to do in Charlotte this weekend

It’s going to be a hot and sunny weekend. Skip the sweat and take a Lyft.  Plus, get $5 off your first two Lyft rides using code LYFTWITHAGENDA....

Go inside: VeloPops now open in Matthews and serving made-from-scratch fruit and cream-based pops

VeloPops, a made-from-scratch popsicle shop, is now open in Matthews Township Parkway near First Watch. The menu at VeloPops offers an assortment of fruit- and...

10 best things to do in NoDa

The arrival of the blue line extension is bringing big changes – for better or worse – to the eclectic arts and entertainment district just north...

Unique to the neighborhood: Contemporary Eastover home asks $1,799,000

This house is much more modern than what you’d expect to see in the century-old Eastover neighborhood — it definitely stands out in the streetscape,...

House hunting? Top 13 open houses this weekend

Our Open House series is proudly presented by the Redbud Group, creating better experiences. Here’s their top pick this weekend: 15725 Prestwoods Lane:...

Go inside: Pho @ NoDa now open in Villa Heights — view full menu and food photos

Owner of Saigon Bay in University City, Trung Cao, opened his second restaurant, Pho @ NoDa, on Monday in the new 2100 North Davidson Street building....
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Cash Confessional: a week of spending on a combined $171,500 salary

Build your financial know-how with free tools and information to help you make more confident decisions. Visit the Bank of America Better Money Habits site...

Greg Jackson’s Reagan Drive Initiative tackles tough issues at a forgotten interchange on I-85

On April 25, Patrick walks into the 7-Eleven like he usually does—stoned, strung out, and smiling. “Nope,” the owner, James Phillips, tells him. Since...

In the shadows of the boom, one man is determined not to let a teenager’s felony charge define him

The teenager stares down at the electronic bracelet around his right ankle. Through the apartment’s sliding screen door, he can hear the light rail train making its 7:22 p.m. stop at Tom Hunter station. It’s a new sound in this part of north Charlotte, a signal that people are going somewhere.

The 16 highest paid CEOs in Charlotte

With the economy booming, it’s a good time to be a CEO in Charlotte. Rising stock prices over the past decade gave an additional boost to the overall...

300,000 people expected to attend Circle K Speed Street with three days of concerts, NASCAR autographs and free family activities

Mark your calendars: Circle K Speed Street 2019 is coming to Uptown May 23-25 — and around 300,000 people are expected to attend the three-day festival....

I moved across the country and got laid off 4 months later — here’s what I learned

After several years in Los Angeles developing a marketing career I loved, I took a leap of faith and accepted a promising PR position in Charlotte. Four months...

What’s it like being Charlotte famous? 5 local celebs anonymously confess

It’s weird being “Charlotte famous.” The city doesn’t have many real celebrities, like New York or LA. There aren’t a bunch of actors and musicians,...

Who’s hiring? 50 new jobs with employers like ESPN, SkillPop and Palomino Media Group

Cool Charlotte-area companies are hiring and they want you. Check out 50 fresh open jobs ready for your application. Front of House Staff at QC Pour...

A condo in The Trust — where celebs like Michael Jordan and Cam Newton have lived — asks $3.2M

This condo is in The Trust where Charlotte celebrities like Michael Jordan and Cam Newton have lived, so not only does the condo itself ooze luxury, but...

Steele Creek is the next hot neighborhood in Charlotte

Uptown, South End, NoDa, Plaza Midwood — all these Charlotte neighborhoods have been transformed by new development over the past half-decade, from luxury...

Industrious will open 20,000-square-foot coworking space in NoDa

Industrious, a flexible coworking space, is opening its second Charlotte location in NoDa in early 2020. Industrious NoDa will be at 436 E. 36th St. in a...

View photos: 8 things to know about Botiwalla, an Indian street food restaurant opening in Optimist Hall

Botiwalla, an Indian street food concept from James Beard-nominated chef Meherwan Irani, will open in Optimist Hall this coming fall. “My mission with...