January 2012


Kitty City

Concord's Kitty City, a rescue/adoption center, "helps animals and the people that love them."

Charlotte Celebrates Bearden

City honors the renowned artist's 100th birthday.

Rare beauty

Hannah Arrowood founded Designed 2 Shine to boost young girls' confidence and self-respect.

Indulge in India

Once rare, a range of Indian restaurants and eateries bloom in UCity.

Allergies and MS: food for thought

Highland Creek resident and MS patient Kristin Gable founded the nonprofit FFARMS to fund food allergy testing and treatment for other MS patients.

Powwow pride

Concord's Frank Liske Park preserves an ancient tradition and celebrates a living culture.

Please and thank you

Programs in manners and sportsmanship teach UCity kids to mind their Ps and Qs.

Fun with fabrics

Spice up a room with this quick, cheap and versatile alternative.

In the game

UCity's star student-athletes prepare to dominate this upcoming school year.

Markets and so much more

The Newell and Harrisburg farmers' markets sell local foods - and build community.