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Agenda poll: The country is in trouble, but there’s hope locally

It’s inauguration week, and 84% of the 4,194 Agenda readers who responded to our survey this week believe the country is worse off than it was four years...

Shopping guide: Micro-retail storefronts now open at Centro Railyard in South End

The hippest shops in Charlotte aren’t opening in SouthPark or Northlake malls. They’re on the streets of South End in 400-square-foot micro-shops...

50 Charlotte-area jobs you can apply to today

Proudly presented by Lowe’s, where talented people go to work with other talented people. On the hunt for your next career? Start your search here with 50...

How Charlotte business leaders can aim for “better” instead of “business as usual” in 2021

This story was created in partnership with UNC Charlotte.  As we bid 2020 farewell and settle into 2021, there are a lot of questions on the minds of...

The time Trump almost built Charlotte’s tallest skyscraper

Back in 2007, the 60-story Bank of America Corporate Center was nearly dethroned as Charlotte’s tallest building when the Trump Organization announced...

Build-your-own ice cream shop will open in former Nova’s Bakery space

Marble Slab Creamery, a build-your-own ice cream parlor, will open on Central Avenue in Plaza Midwood by summertime. Background: This is local franchise owner...

A $5.5M lakefront home fit for a NASCAR driver

This European-castle-inspired home in Cornelius with a private beach is on the market for $5.5M. NASCAR country: Listing agent Boston Reid is a former NASCAR...
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15 Charlotte YouTubers to binge-watch today

If you’re anything like me, you’ve probably spent a large part of quarantine going down the rabbit hole known as YouTube. Over the years,...

I tried Hungry Harvest, a waste-fighting produce delivery service available in Charlotte

This story was created in partnership with Hungry Harvest. I used to buy the same produce every week, no matter the season. Every Sunday, you could find me at...

Charlotte employers pause political contributions following Capitol riots

Some large Charlotte employers are suspending political donations or reviewing their policies following the riots at the U.S. Capitol last week. Bank of...

Why the Charlotte real estate market looks invincible in 2021

Last March, I asked real estate agents how the pandemic would impact the market. People expected inventory to dip, but demand exceeded expectations, and drove...

CMS board votes to extend remote learning another month

During a Thursday morning emergency meeting, the Charlotte-Mecklenburg school board voted 8-1 to keep students in remote learning until at least February 15....

Charlotte businesses partner with a goal to give 2 million vaccinations by summer

This story was last updated at 11:30 p.m. on January 14. As part of two separate announcements Thursday, Bank of America Stadium, Charlotte Motor Speedway, and...

12 pandemic-friendly things to do this winter

There’s no doubt that this has been a tough winter. State and local officials are urging everyone to stay home and only go for essential activities....

Modern massage spa opens in Dilworth

Mood House, “The Soul Cycle of massage,” is now open in Dilworth. Services include massages, meditation classes, and an infrared sauna. Why it...

Hot homes: 6 houses for sale in Charlotte right now, starting at $250K

This real estate roundup is proudly presented by The Redbud Group, creating great experiences. Here’s one of their favorite listings this week: 12209 Cannes...

Yes, employers can require you to get the vaccine before you return to in-person work

Legally, employers can require their staff to get a coronavirus vaccine before they return to in-person work. But they probably won’t. Zoom out: In...

Coronavirus in Charlotte: Mecklenburg County reports its first pediatric COVID-19 death

This story was last updated at 5:40 p.m. on Tuesday, January 19. We’ll continue to regularly update it. Any new information will be added below and...

Emmy Squared will open this summer in Plaza Midwood

The New York pizza joint Emmy Squared is opening its first North Carolina location this summer in Plaza Midwood. The restaurant will be in a renovated...