The ordinance up for a Monday night vote by Charlotte City Council would amend sections of the city code to extend nondiscrimination language to five new characteristics: familial status, marriage status, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression.
Charlotte Hornets coach Steve Clifford plans to put point guards Mo Williams and Kemba Walker on the floor together once Walker recovers from knee surgery. Williams has averaged 23.4 points and seven rebounds in five games with Charlotte.
Wednesday, March 4, will be the grand opening of Friendship Market in South End, with 100 percent of the new café’s proceeds benefitting Friendship Trays, a meals-on-wheels nonprofit that feeds disabled and elderly Mecklenburg residents.
Chef Sylvain Rivet has sold the French bakery’s pastries, breads and desserts in farmers markets across North Carolina including in Davidson, Cornelius, Gastonia and Charlotte, since moving from California three years ago.