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For Charlotte bird lovers, it’s time to put out food

Posted at 2:06pm on Sep. 16, 2014

According to the National Bird-Feeding Society, more than 55million Americans feed birds, making it our second-most popular hobby, behind gardening.

Providence UMC casts ‘The Net’

Posted at 12:55pm on Sep. 12, 2014

Providence United Methodist Church’s new worship service, called “The Net,” is named after a Bible story in which Jesus instructs his disciples to throw their net on the other side of the boat.

Waxhaw’s Storefront Theatre set to kick off season

Posted at 2:29pm on Sep. 12, 2014

The Storefront Theatre of Waxhaw will present the first production of the 2014-15 season 7:30p.m. Sept.27 and 2:30p.m. Sept.28 at Waxhaw Presbyterian Church.

Charlotte Actor’s Theatre producer is glad backup plan wasn’t necessary

Posted at 2:12pm on Sep. 9, 2014

Martin Wilkins still remembers what his parents told him in 2002 when he graduated from Duke University and decided to pursue a career in theater: ‘If you get down the road and it doesn’t work out, at least you’ll know you tried.’

Catholic musician Matt Maher headlines Pregnancy Resource Center of Charlotte fundraiser

Posted at 9:30am on Sep. 11, 2014

Internationally known singer-songwriter Matt Maher, who has performed for two popes and has had more than 20 songs on Christian radio, will headline the Pregnancy Resource Center of Charlotte’s annual fundraising event Sept.18.

Nan and Byron’s in Southend has new executive chef

Posted at 10:23am on Sep. 10, 2014

A graduate of Southern Illinois University–Edwardsville, Kyle Rhodes moved to Charlotte, attending Johnson and Wales University and working at Barrington’s. The past two years he has worked as chef de cuisine at 5 Church under Chef Jamie Lynch, reinforcing his kitchen techniques.

Restaurant news: Moe’s brings Homewrecker burrito to Fort Mill, S.C.

Posted at 1:22pm on Sep. 3, 2014

Moe’s has opened in Fort Mill off Exit 85 on Interstate 77 at 1751 Pleasant Road.

Season’s end approaches; it’s too darn hot

Posted at 12:05pm on Sep. 3, 2014

It’s time to prepare your gardens for the new plants you’ll set out next month, to shop for bulbs you’ll be planting in October; and to plant leafy greens that can mature in around 50 days.

NC Music Factory will host this year’s Charlotte Oktoberfest

Posted at 5:47pm on Aug. 20, 2014

Guests this year will be able to sample more than 350 beers from more than 100 breweries, check out local food vendors and enjoy live music from U-Phonik and Stella Rising.

Museum celebrates, educates on U.S. wars

Posted at 10:50am on Aug. 29, 2014

This month, Museum of the Waxhaws is focusing on key American wars.