When former mayor Patrick Cannon was arrested in March, the FBI affidavit quoted him saying, “I’m not one of those Chicago or Detroit type, uh, folk ... That’s not how I flow.” So how, exactly, does he flow?
Where racing lives, shopping happens, The Avett Brothers grew, and the mayor knows everybody
The spring favorites bloom in May
The new chairman of the Sierra Club’s local chapter discusses energy-efficient streetlights, climate change, and the tree canopy
Local girls join the growth of the sport across the country
Whether you’re tailgating or hosting a block party, there’s a grill for that
Life around the corner from Charlotte’s biggest environmental threat
Thoughts on the arrest of our mayor
Meet the man who’s been announcing Knights games for 16 years
After 10 years of court cases, after a series of complicated land swaps, after two decades floundering away as the South Carolina baseball team with the Charlotte name, the Knights are home. And the pressure is on to make it all worthwhile
Professionals lend their talent to everything from video games to jewelry commercials
One squirrel, 15 cats, and a coupla hot chicks
Formerly incarcerated women find their way from one life to the next by walking through the café door
Five decades ago, poetry saved a Davidson College professor from despair. He’s spent the rest of his life sharing the gift of writing with others
Charlotte’s real estate market is coming back to life. Whether you’re starting a family, looking to invest, or retiring, there’s a house out there for you
Fifteen years ago, a Charlotte woman began a new career as a police officer on an enchanted island. enchanted island. A few months later, she was found shot to death near the base of North Carolina’s oldest lighthouse. Today, the case has been reopened, and the search for answers continues
Winterfield depends on the mall's redevelopment
More than 50 artists contributed to the project now on display in South End
The annual tournament is a time for alumni—and friends—to come together.
This South Carolina spot leaves travelers fully immersed in nature
For nearly two decades, Pauline Wood has been redefining local food in Matthews
Waitin’ on a train at Charlotte’s least romantic place
The demolition of a massive mall, and other things I forgot to love enough
She has an open attitude and a talent for slashing budgets. Can she fix Mecklenburg County government?