A Coach in Twilight: Memories of Marty Schottenheimer

The Cornelius resident, the winningest NFL coach who never won a Super Bowl, was placed in hospice this week. The author was a boy in Cleveland during the coach’s (and the Browns’) frustrating heyday, and the news unearthed memories he didn’t realize he had

The Cornelius resident, the winningest NFL coach who never won a Super Bowl, was placed in hospice this week. The author was a boy in Cleveland during the coach’s (and the Browns’) frustrating heyday, and the news unearthed memories he didn’t realize he had

This Is the Perfect Post-Holiday Getaway for Charlotteans

Less than two hours away, this relaxing destination offers activities and attractions for various interests.

In Partnership with Old 96 District The holidays can often take a lot out of us. From getting the decorations in our homes just right, to finding the perfect gift for that family member who has everything— this time of year can be pretty stressful. Once it is all over, and our homes are back to normal, taking some time…

How to Get Your Skin Holiday Ready

'Tis the season to sparkle and glow.

In Partnership with The Skin Center by Charlotte Plastic Surgery Why should your holiday party dress get all the attention? Now is the perfect time to treat your skin to some TLC (Treatment Loving Care). The Skin Center by Charlotte Plastic Surgery offers a wide variety of non-surgical procedures that will have your skin healthy, radiant, and glowing just in…

Speaking Woman to Woman: Dr. Ashley Chandler of Charlotte Plastic Surgery

In Partnership with Charlotte Plastic Surgery “Maskne” and quarantine weight gain: Two things we could do without. How many times have you wished we could just go back? While we can’t go back to 2019 and start all over, Charlotte Plastic Surgery can help you look and feel better and get your confidence back. You may know Charlotte Plastic Surgery…

The Charlotte Spots Featured on Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives

NATALIE ANDREWSONGUY FIERI, the highlighter blonde-tipped host of The Food Network’s Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives, may not live in Charlotte, but he’s certainly visited enough times to earn honorary citizenship status. He’s done everything from making sausages at JJ’s Red Hots to pondering Fud at Salud’s wafflewich. Here’s a list of places he’s visited as part of the cross-country traveling…

Mecklenburg County is Counting on You to Help Stop the Spread of COVID-19

Mecklenburg County has the most coronavirus cases and deaths in the state, disproportionately affecting young adults, Hispanics, and African-Americans. Local and state leaders encourage residents to take care of one another, heed scientific evidence, and practice the three W's.

In Partnership with Charlotte Center City Partners Note: All data in this article reflects the most-recent reported information available July 1, 2020. Coronavirus is still an urgent threat in Mecklenburg County. According to the COVID-19 dashboard from the North Carolina Department of Health, Mecklenburg County has the most COVID-19 cases and deaths in the state. It does not have the…

Nothing Short of Thankful: The Avett Brothers at 20

Scott and Seth Avett came out of Cabarrus County two decades ago with songs, talent, heart, friends, impeccable timing, a manager who promoted them with an evangelist’s zeal, and an urge to pour their bonfire energy into the vessel of tradition—the driving fiddles-and-banjos folk sound of Piedmont North Carolina. This is their story, told by the people who know them best.

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Congratulations 2020 BOB Award Food + Drink Winners! For over 20 years, Charlotte magazine has dedicated its May issue to the Best of the Best in Charlotte. We call it the BOB Awards for short, and we recognize the city’s finest in food and drink, entertainment, shopping, mind and body, and more. After the list is published in May, we host a…

Why People Are Calling Abingdon the Most Romantic Small Town in Virginia

Known for its history, arts, and award-winning food scene, Abingdon, V.A., is gaining acclaim for its romantic small-town charm. Plan a quick trip with your partner to this picturesque destination before everyone else does.

Light trails streak along Main Street in front of the Barter Theatre in Abingdon, VA on Thursday, July 26, 2012. Copyright 2012 Jason BarnetteIn Partnership with Visit Abingdon Romance is on the mind during the month of February. Perhaps you’re shopping around for Valentine’s Day gifts or cozying up on the couch with your partner. Either way, there’s no better…

BOB Award-Winning Doctor Shares Secret to Smooth Skin Without Surgery

Protege of multiple world-renowned facial plastic surgeons such as Dr. Paul Nassif of “Botched,” SouthPark's Dr. Kulbersh exceeds patients' expectations with revolutionary facial solutions.  

In Partnership with Carolina Facial Plastics We’re all entitled to loving our bodies. Sometimes, as years go on, the way our bodies and skin look can change. How you react to that is completely personal. And when it comes to loving the skin you’re in, it is normal to want to keep (or revive) the skin your face and body…

7 Magical Attractions to Find at DSBG’s Holidays at the Garden

Guests will discover new surprises and beloved traditions alike at this year's Holidays at the Garden.

In Partnership with Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden    If you’ve never been to Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden’s ever-enchanting Holidays at the Garden, there’s no better time than winter 2019 to treat yourself to the experience. New displays are lighting up this Belmont-based botanical wonderland, with holiday spirit at every turn. (Remember, DSBG is in Jonas-Brothers-Belmont, not the Belmont neighborhood near Optimist…