Save Money in this Sunday's paper
Sign up to get the Food, Style & Home Newsletter »

From frilly frocks to a new spin on the coat and tie, these looks work for any special spring occasion.

Bubba Watson’s win at the Masters last weekend has paid a dividend for Charlotte-based Bojangles – he had already been filmed for the company’s commercials.

Winners of Belk’s Southern Designer Showcase and Southern Music Showcase were feted at two separate events in Charlotte.

Your Mom’s Donuts in Charlotte will come to your house or office – as long as it’s within 10 miles of Matthews or the bake shop on Clanton Road – and bring you fresh, hot doughnuts. Fresh, hot doughnuts made with mostly local, sustainable ingredients.

Ridder will be in Charlotte as the special guest at the Mint Museum Auxiliary’s Room to Bloom fundraiser

When Shelby native Eddie Dodson died 11 years ago, his Hollywood hipster days had ended, but the FBI still ranked him as the most prolific bank robber of all time.


  • Looking for culinary adventure? We pulled together a sampling of international cuisines around town. Get packing.

Use the Observer's annual database to search details of more than 800 summer camps in the region.

Acclaimed interior designer Katie Ridder was extremely interesting to interview, but not everythi...

Olivia Fortson

The James Beard Foundation has a new thing: It's partnered with IfOnly, a remarkable operation th...

On Dining

Charlotte's spring gardening season is in full swing. That means you'll find plenty of opportuni...


If you don’t plan to put down roots in Charlotte, here’s some advice: Get out quick. Before too long you’ll find yourself settled in and calling this place home.

Your 2 Cents
Share your opinion with our Partners
Learn More

Quick Job Search