July 2009

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Your Healthiest You

Top Doctors

We surveyed area physicians, and they told us that these are the city's best doctors -- all 255 of them (get the complete list on newsstands today!)

Your Healthiest You

Your essential guide to navigating the modern healthcare system, including debunked medical myths, new vaccines you should be getting, how to get the most out of your health insurance, and more

Edited by Blake Miller

Andy Braitman

Andy Braitman Contains Multitudes

Local artist Andy Braitman never thought he'd be teaching—or even living in a house—but he's bringing the same frenetic energy to both. His students love him, but is that enough for Braitman?

By Miriam Durkin

The New Networking

The New Networking

From linking up on LinkedIn to tweeting on Twitter to, yes, some good old-fashioned pressing the flesh, networking in Charlotte isn't what it used to be. Plus, four hotshot local networkers share how it's done

By Tamela Rich


First Person
In the middle of a recession, I quit my dream job. And I’ve never been happier
By Crystal Dempsey

It may not have the name recognition (or the readers) of Sports Illustrated or ESPN, but Sporting News, now based in Charlotte, is playing catch-up as fast as it can. Is it too late?
By Ryan Basen


Perfect pillows for outside spaces

Attorney Bill Diehl’s infamous client list

The EpiCentre is drawing crowds, for better or worse. Plus, test driving uptown condos

What the city’s former reality stars are up to now

Charlotte's Olympic swimming star Web Only Content

Get in shape with fighting styles from around the world Web Only Content
Shop fronts get creative

Sisters design unique jewelry. Plus, a fashion warehouse sale

Accessories for every personality

Slather on the sunscreen

The city’s best party pics

Best Bets
This month’s hottest events

What to do and see in July


Now Open
Jon Luther says Good Food on Montford is a hit

Local Flavor
Two pals couldn’t find good German beer, so they brewed their own

Tavern on the Park has a great patio and drink specials. Plus, three hot new neighborhood bars

An extensive guide to Charlotte's dining scene