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10 best public golf courses around Charlotte, ranked

Looking to tee it up around Charlotte? Here are the 10 best public golf courses in the Charlotte area, ranked.

Definitive hiking guide: The 16 best hikes around Charlotte

What a weird spring, right? Coronavirus forced state and national parks to close in order to “flatten the curve” in Charlotte and the U.S. as a...

I tried to make Kindred’s famous milk bread. Here’s how it went

As we learn to cope with a global pandemic and this “new normal,” an unexpected hobby has gained popularity: bread making. It’s so popular there’s a...

Give your home a new look with 5 mid-century modern DIY projects for $200 or less

Michelle Moskalenko transformed her dated Huntersville home into a mid-century modern cool abode with DIY projects and thrifted furniture. Her most recent...

Quarantine-approved activities: 25 ways to stay engaged while you’re home

This story is proudly presented by OrthoCarolina. You can still stay active even if you’re stuck at home. Check out OrthoCarolina’s blog for...

‘PowerPoint parties’ are trending under quarantine. Here’s how they work

A PowerPoint party is exactly as nerdy as it sounds, but it’s the most fun I’ve had with friends while being sheltered in place. I’m not...

8 online resources to educate and entertain the whole family while we’re quarantined

While schools are closed for in-person learning, many of Charlotte’s museums and businesses have added online resources to keep families entertained. Museums...

Charlotte turns to Tiger King as binge-watching booms

Fifty-four percent of Charlotteans are watching TV for three or more hours a day, according to a recent Agenda survey. And Tiger King is by far the most...

During COVID-19, SkillPop shifts to online learning, introducing SkillPop Anywhere

With in-person gatherings temporarily on hold, entrepreneurs like SkillPop founder Haley Bohon have to get creative to stay in business. Bohon created SkillPop...

Move over QVC, local boutique Girl Tribe offers virtual shopping experience

In response to the coronavirus pandemic, Girl Tribe co-founders Sarah Baucom and Carrie Barker rescheduled their pop-up shopping event at the Charlotte...

Bachelor Nation: You can watch the finale with Grocery Store Joe and Vinny Ventiera at Lost & Found

Listen, we all know this season of The Bachelor has been nothing short of a total “finasco.” Luckily, Lost & Found is taking control for us...

Mark your calendar: 18 top events in Charlotte this March, including Green River Revival at the Whitewater Center

This story is proudly presented by The Mint Museum. If you haven’t visited Mint Museum Randolph’s newest exhibition Classic Black: The Basalt...