Posted at 2:27pm on Feb. 7, 2014
Cooks, foodies and aspiring chefs can look forward to expanded offerings in the cooking store Sur La Table. The SouthPark mall store plans to relocate to a 6,000-square-foot space, employing more than 20 full- and part-time employees, on May7.
Posted at 10:55am on Feb. 10, 2014
‘We’re in the midst of a paradigm shift in how we think about disease,’ says Sean McDonald, founder and CEO of Precision Therapeutics.
Posted at 10:06am on Feb. 6, 2014
The 2014 Justice Conference will be Feb. 21-22 at Northside Baptist Church. Speakers will address topics such as racial unity with the church, education and poverty, children’s rights within the orphan-care movement and homeless children.
Posted at 4:32pm on Jan. 29, 2014
Bailey Hill is a very mature 9-year-old.
Posted at 3:18pm on Jan. 21, 2014
Somehow, exercising in public is always embarrassing
Posted at 11:15pm on Jan. 21, 2014
Marylouise Calcanes is a competitor.
Posted at 10:14am on Jan. 22, 2014
Not a chameleon, the Carolina anole turns only green or brown.
Posted at 2:17pm on Jan. 21, 2014
On Aug. 11, 1904, water from a swollen Long Creek, estimated at 100 million gallons in just five minutes, flooded the Barringer gold mine in Stanly County, killing eight workers. A film about it was shot at Reed Gold Mine Historic Site.
Posted at 2:52pm on Jan. 16, 2014
If the prospect of working out in a crowded January gym keeps you on the couch, realize that there are other ways to get fit. Females in Action provides a free, peer led workout group for women in Fort Mill, Charlotte, Matthews and Davidson.
Posted at 10:44am on Jan. 9, 2014
Amalia Tucker knows a lot about time management.
Posted at 10:34am on Dec. 27, 2013
As the New Year begins, readers may consider a resolution to expand their knowledge about the region along with the more familiar litany of “memos to self” to end bad habits and lose weight.
Posted at 2:58pm on Dec. 23, 2013
BLT Steak will begin serving brunch 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays in January.
Posted at 11:32am on Dec. 26, 2013
The Vajradhara Buddhist Center is inviting the community to welcome the New Year in a quiet, gentle way.
Posted at 11:57am on Dec. 26, 2013
Are you ever curious about the stories behind the Adopt-A-Highway signs you see?
Posted at 9:07am on Dec. 23, 2013
Laura Busch was in the Christmas spirit when I met her shopping with her two daughters, Leah Mell, 17, and Bella Busch, 1.
Posted at 5:57pm on Dec. 12, 2013
Butler High School family and consumer science teacher Janet Prevatte recently crossed two items off her bucket list: she visited the White House and shook the hand of President Barack Obama. Getting to decorate the president’s house for Christmas was icing on the cake.
Posted at 12:28pm on Nov. 27, 2013
The interior of Jason’s Deli in Pineville has undergone a refresh to better serve their guests. The new look includes LED lighting, updated bathrooms, new guest seating arrangements and furniture, VOC (volatile organic compounds) free paint, local photographs on the walls and a mural depicting Jason’s early history.
Posted at 1:34pm on Nov. 27, 2013
Book signings, storytime, samples and a trunk show are all features to look for at GOODNEWS’ annual Holiday Bazaar Dec. 7. Pick up something from Collard Greens’ Trunk Show for the special person in your life; sample sweets from Chapel Hill Toffee and shop holiday goodies in-between.
Posted at 11:34am on Nov. 20, 2013
Compiled by Amanda Harris
Posted at 12:31pm on Nov. 21, 2013
Kim Hombs is a knowledgeable, compassionate and extremely talented veterinarian.
Posted at 3:34pm on Nov. 15, 2013
The holidays are almost upon us. But before you jump into the shopping melee, The Storefront Theatre will offer an opportunity to ground yourself on what really makes Christmas meaningful.
Posted at 3:52pm on Nov. 15, 2013
In early November, I watched my 24-year old daughter, Mary Mac Williams, run her first marathon in New York City.
Posted at 2:53pm on Nov. 7, 2013
Nov. 14 event set for Levine Cancer Institute
Posted at 9:52am on Nov. 7, 2013
At an upcoming gift market at Park Road Baptist, customers may leave empty-handed.
Posted at 9:40am on Nov. 1, 2013
Editor’s note: This is an installment in correspondent Katya Lezin’s “Cancer journey,” in which she chronicles her battle with ovarian cancer.
Posted at 3:03pm on Oct. 17, 2013
New in Ballantyne, Tom Lewison’s Stone Mountain Grill serves lunch and dinner in a mountain lodge setting. Located across Johnston Road from The Ballantyne Hotel, the spot offers wings, flat bread pizzas, wraps, salads, specialty tacos including firecracker shrimp, jerk chicken tacos and more. Burger choices include a pimento cheese burger, a sunrise burger with a sunny-side-up egg and a chipotle jack option. A look at entrees finds mahi mahi with mango salsa, smothered chicken, panko Parmesan crusted trout, BBQ ribs and steaks. A full bar and an outdoor patio complete with a fireplace and widescreen TVs.
Posted at 4:28pm on Oct. 10, 2013
Three years ago, Terry Hogan Tiamd stood at the door of the Salvation Army waiting to meet a client.
Posted at 4:40pm on Sep. 26, 2013
Oyster roast, baked goods, Asian specials, new brunch, Cuban sandwiches top the list
Posted at 12:47pm on Sep. 20, 2013
Asian lunch specials and three-course dinners also available
Posted at 12:25pm on Sep. 20, 2013
Fashion fused with comfort is the focus of Cordani, a collection of footwear that features wedges, platforms and boots that are perfect for play yet wonderful for work. View the shoes at Sloan during its trunk show Sept. 26 - 28. All Cordani shoes will be offered at a 20 percent discount. Meet the owner/designer on Sept. 26 and 27.
Posted at 12:57pm on Apr. 28, 2010
Kaye Lane was not a smoker, so lung cancer was the last thing she suspected when she felt ill last year.
Posted at 1:11pm on Apr. 28, 2010
Wedgewood Baptist Church, led by pastor Chris Ayers, is spreading hope to the less fortunate with its ministry to Hope Chapel, a church for the homeless in Charlotte.
Posted at 1:20pm on Apr. 28, 2010
The Lansdowne Civic League celebrates its 41st anniversary this year.
Posted at 1:22pm on Apr. 28, 2010
"I never saw another butterfly..."
Posted at 1:28pm on Apr. 28, 2010
Tomi, located in Colony Place, is owned by brothers Ben and Kevin Cheng. You may know them from their previous venture, KOKO, which they operated uptown for eight and a half years.
Posted at 1:27pm on Apr. 28, 2010
Although no offers for free baby-sitting have arrived for Cathy Zoretic, 34, of Park Crossing, offers for meals have.
Posted at 1:30pm on Apr. 28, 2010
Paula Burnett knows how to jump.
Posted at 1:31pm on Apr. 28, 2010
With some 20 trips to Haiti over the past five years, Charlotte businessman Mark Creasser couldn't ignore the latest pleas for help.
Posted at 2:53pm on Apr. 28, 2010
When people speak of great artists, they often mention masters like Jacob Lawrence, Picasso, Matisse and Van Gogh.