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Charlotte’s Mirjana Puhar, 19, has gone from war refugee to troubled adolescent, and from a job at McDonald’s to a gig on The CW’s hit reality competition series.

'Tis clearly the season for exceedingly attractive young adults in mortal peril.

The premium cable channel, whose own executives have called it “Skinemax,” has dabbled for years with original programming that didn’t involve a sudden tryst with the pizza delivery guy. But with “The Knick,” it has its first genuine heart-stopper, a bloody good medical drama set in 1900.

Old Crow Medicine Show plays Charlotte’s Uptown Amphitheatre at 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

It was his booming baritone that for nearly four decades introduced lineups on "Saturday Night Live."

TOUR THE WORLD IN CHARLOTTE FOOD

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

There was blood, balloons, bubbles, babies, and a beheading - and that was before Motley Crue eve...

Sound Bites

Toppman: The film has an unsavory reek of box-office calculation about it, from the overworked plot to the casting of pop star Taylor Swift in a small and irrelevant role. Grade: C+

The romantic comedy recipe is so well-known and foolproof that the great mystery about them is how rarely the romantic fools in Hollywood get it right.

Documentary begins as a look at ER heroics, then asks us to re-examine health care.

Three elements could make “The Expendables 3” work. some cool, kinetic action slam-o-rama; witty one-liners; and a really good bad guy. “Ex3” gets one of them right – sort of.

Stagioni is, by design, a shifting concept, adapting to each season’s foodstuffs. It’s increasingly more daring – but also with hits and misses.

Results from the first two Fire in the City matchups:Aug. 18: Matchup: Luca Annunziata of Passion...

On Dining
Charlotte’s Mirjana Puhar, 19, has gone from a job at McDonald’s to a gig on The CW’s hit series.

Party Pix 08.18.14

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.

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