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Charlotte's 12 Best Suburbs: 2017

The definitive, unbiased, statistical ranking of the top places to live and visit around Charlotte

Style: Dancer Felipe Gonzalez Edmiston

On and off the ballroom floor, he loves the classics

Opinion: HB2, a Year In

It's been a year since House Bill 2 passed. It seems like longer. It was just the beginning.

A Ranking of Charlotte's Irish Pubs

Our Staff's March Madness Picks

Will the Tar Heels win another national title?

Setting Up a Heated, Strange Race For Charlotte Mayor

With all the arrows pointed at Jennifer Roberts and the introduction this week of a pooping pug, we could be in for a weird 2017 Charlotte mayor’s race.

Opinion: Berger’s Information Fraud

N.C. Senate President Pro Tem Phil Berger got caught changing headlines in violation of Facebook policy. His response? Accuse Facebook of censorship. Via Facebook.

Meet the Toastmaster: St. Patrick's Day Pub Crawl

Perspective: One Bite at a Time

A sweet reminder of the joys of perseverance

Opinion: Puckett, James Light the Fuse

Republican county commissioners James Puckett and Bill James suggest ICE attend tonight’s Mecklenburg commissioners meeting. It’s a trap.

Remember Watching the ACC Tourney at School?

A quick ode to the beloved TV cart

Style: Gaelic Football and Irish Pubs

Caitríona O’Shaughnessy celebrates her Irish heritage year-round

Lessons Learned on Mount Katahdin

At the northern end of the Appalachian Trail, an education on determination and finishing what you started

Opinion: An Attempt to Criminalize Protests

A bill filed Thursday in the N.C. House would criminalize certain acts of protest—part of a widespread movement in GOP-controlled legislatures.

Charlotte Company Uses Smell to Change Your Behavior

Opinion: The City’s Impotence on Immigration

Two hundred frightened, frustrated people spent their Monday night yelling abuse at a City Council with no power to solve their problem.

Our Love-Hate Light Rail Debate

Opinion: HB2’s Permanent Mark

It’s becoming clear that no meaningful House Bill 2 repeal is possible.

The 2 Woke Babies of the Women's March

Last Call With Ron Stodghill: Books in the 'Hood

One man’s commitment to keep his childhood neighborhood safe and prosperous, one literary adventure at a time

5 Things You Should Know About CIAA Week

6 Fresh-Caught Fish to Get at Sea Level NC

Editor's Note (March 2017): A City That Punches Up