Charlotte School of Law must offer refunds to first-year students in deal to regain federal student loan funding

Charlotte School of Law could once again become eligible to receive federal student loans — a crucial tool students use to pay their tuition — but must...

Farm-to-table restaurant b.good to open a new location Uptown on Thursday

Farm-to-table chain b.good will open its newest Charlotte location on Thursday. The restaurant will be located at the corner of Church Street and Martin Luther...

A few things I learned asking, “Can I have the most expensive beer” at 3 local bottle shops

One of the things I love most about Charlotte is that most local beers are fairly inexpensive. That being said, there are some funky beers in town that can be...

Could apartment owners put a dent in homelessness in Charlotte?

What would happen if apartment owners in Charlotte set aside 1 percent of their available units for people who are homeless? That’s what Kirby Davis was...

Opioid-related deaths in Mecklenburg County are climbing. Efforts are underway to prevent them

Opioid-related deaths are on the rise nationwide, and Mecklenburg County isn’t immune. In the last decade, opioid-related deaths in the county have increased...

The historic Coffee Cup Restaurant plans to return to Charlotte this fall

It’s been almost a decade since the beloved Coffee Cup restaurant closed its doors on Clarkson Street. In late fall, it’s making a comeback. Owner...

Want to raise livestock in your backyard? Make sure you know the rules

If you’re thinking about raising chickens, ducks or any other livestock on your property, check out the rulebook first. Raising backyard chickens or...

Under new ownership, Dilworth Coffee is looking to grow rapidly

Since Dilworth Coffee was sold to Stockton Graham & Co., a Raleigh-based coffee roaster, the brand has undergone a transformation. Now they’re...

This six-year-old coffee roasting business will soon open a coffee house in South End

You might not know it, but the Climb’s Roast Coffee small-batch coffee roasting operation has been in business for about six years in South End. Soon,...

Charlotte now has about 100 Little Free Libraries

You’ve probably seen them: the hand-painted birdhouses filled with books, designed to increase community access to reading material. The take-a-book,...

Keep an eye out for these 11 new $50 to $1,000 public art installations in South End

Eleven new art installations will soon appear in South End as part of a project to improve the neighborhood’s public areas. They’re part of the...

3 ways to live in a two-bedroom Myers Park apartment for about $1,000 a month

As rent in Charlotte skyrockets, affordable apartments in great locations seem harder to find. I’m a recent college grad in search of a relatively nice and...