Jim Noble’s new restaurant called The Jimmy to open in the former Nolen Kitchen space in Myers Park

It’s been three years since Nolen Kitchen closed and left a vacant space on Selwyn Avenue. Construction is underway for the building’s next act:...

Velvet Taco hints at expansion, files for construction at beloved Dairy Queen in Plaza Midwood

Rumor has it Velvet Taco is opening its second Charlotte location in the former Dairy Queen on Central Avenue. Well, rumor and some construction filings. The...

Cash Confessional: Mark Roth went from laid off to CEO of a company that sets up labs for Covid testing

Our Cash Confessional series, in partnership with Bank of America, takes a real and personal look inside the finances of different Charlotteans. No matter your...

Analysis: How much CEOs and typical employees make at Charlotte’s biggest public companies

Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan is the highest paid CEO in Charlotte, according to an analysis of publicly traded companies in the region. In 2019, Moynihan...

Belk conducts another mass layoff at its Charlotte corporate office

Belk laid off an undisclosed number of employees at its corporate office in Charlotte this week, marking the latest blow for the formerly family-run icon....

Fortune 50 healthcare giant announces a major Charlotte expansion

They called it “Project Big Boy.” And in every way it was huge. It involved a Fortune 50 company, nearly $500 million in tax incentives, and about...

Charlotte’s MLS team will soon have a name. And it’s still on track to start its inaugural season next spring, despite pandemic setbacks

It’s been an eventful six months since Major League Soccer officials announced Charlotte will get an expansion team. But Charlotte is still on track to...

Current status of coronavirus in Charlotte: State officials are “particularly concerned about the Charlotte area”

This story was last updated at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 9. We’ll continue to regularly update it. Any new information will be added below and included...

Project update: Developer plans an overhaul of a site in the heart of Plaza Midwood

It’s been almost five months since a local developer bought up one of the most prominent properties in Plaza Midwood. Crosland Southeast, the firm...

Cash Confessional: Dr. Shanté Williams on investing in Charlotte’s ‘working entrepreneurial class’

Our Cash Confessional series, in partnership with Bank of America, takes a real and personal look inside the finances of different Charlotteans. No matter your...

Is Charlotte ready to start ditching cars?

On a recent Sunday afternoon, families strolled along Tryon Street and snapped photos of the freshly painted Black Lives Matter mural on the asphalt. Customers...

Raleigh just approved a mask mandate. Why hasn’t Charlotte?

This story was last updated at 12:50 p.m. on Tuesday, June 23. Wear a face covering. No, really, just wear it. See, when we say it, you can argue with us or...