dating

We asked for your dating app horror stories. Here are your 18 best (worst?) stories

When I first moved to Charlotte in 2013, I relied on dating apps to meet guys. I signed up for Match and went on a few dates. The most noteworthy evening was...

Charlotte singles use FaceTime for video dates — and it’s working for some

Under the stay at home order, more and more singles in Charlotte have embraced video dating. “I did a FaceTime date with a guy I met on Hinge,” one...

Charlotteans were asked to describe the moment they fell in love. Here are their answers

What was the exact moment you knew you were in love? This is one question we asked newsletter subscribers in a survey about relationships this week. More than...

10 cute winter date ideas that aren’t just “let’s go to a brewery”

When cold weather hits, it’s easy to feel like hibernating, but these adorable winter date ideas are worth putting on real pants. (1) Pretend...

The official Charlotte couples ‘How’d You Guys Meet’ translator

My wife and I get around. Not in a ‘everyone throw your keys in a bowl’ kind of way, but we go on a lot of dates. With other couples. One of my go-to...

The 50 best (and worst) dates in Charlotte, according to the people going on them

Charlotteans exploring the local dating scene love trendy restaurants, laidback activities, and getting outside, but overly expensive dates are a turn off,...

The No. 1 “most basic” date idea in Charlotte

Unsurprisingly, Charlotteans on the dating scene say the number one most basic date idea is grabbing drinks. In a recent dating survey linked in our...

How much does it cost to date in Charlotte?

It costs about $2,400 a year to date in Charlotte, according to an informal survey of Agenda readers. Earlier this month we asked our newsletter subscribers to...

What it means when your date orders these 11 Charlotte dishes

We all overanalyze our dates. I once spent an hour on the phone with a friend trying to decipher a guy’s choice of Hickory Tavern. Was he thinking of just...

How to love a CMS teacher

Being a teacher is one of the hardest professions anyone can choose. There are constant strategy changes, exhausting emotional labor, and schools smell like...

20 Charlotte-specific questions to ask your dating app match before you meet

It’s hard to get a feel for the kind of person you’ve matched with on a dating app. You’ve Glassdoor’d their salary. You’ve...

8 cliché fall dates you should go on near Charlotte

Need ideas for the perfect fall date? Here’s a quick list of 8 fall dates that are as fun as they are cliché. Put on your favorite flannel, dust off the...