Brown Bag is a new caterer and restaurant in Ballantyne that delivers meals all over the area. They're using leftover food to provide meals for people in a crisis. All you have to do is call and ask for help.
By the time a nasty quarrel reaches the Florida Supreme Court, it's usually about more than just the people involved. If it doesn't have a broader implication for the public or for the law, the court is not likely to want to hear it. But if there is a significant public policy question, the court serves the people best when it interprets its jurisdiction liberally and agrees to take the case.
Jaki Shelton Green is named North Carolina's ninth poet laureate by Gov. Roy Cooper. She's the first African American and the third woman to serve as the state’s ambassador for poetry and the spoken word.
Some seemingly bitter Houston Rockets fans have used social media and websites to trash Ayesha Curry's new Houston restaurant that is opening next month. Perhaps they are still upset that Curry's husband, Stephen Curry, and Golden State beat the Rockets in the playoffs this year
Observer writer Kathleen Purvis visited distilleries across the South while working on her new book, "Distilling the South." Here are some of the best things she learned about distilleries in North Carolina.
The American Diabetes Association's Camp Carolina Trails operates a camp for a week each summer in NC for children with diabetes. It is one of the camps where kids get to attend thanks to the Charlotte Observer's Summer Camp Fund.
As Sarah Shook and The Disarmers, Jamey Johnson and The Avett Brothers warmed up the PNC Music Pavilion crowd at the Outlaw Music Festival re-do, forgive us if we couldn’t help but wonder: Would Willie Nelson be good to go this time?
Sorrow and magic overlapped at Camp Shine, as the father of a slain Marjory Stoneman Douglas student joined teens who survived the school shooting and used spray paint to fill a blank wall with messages of love, hope and peace.
E3 is about what's to come. It's a time when gamers board the hype train that takes them to the frenzied fall season. Very few games are actually announced and launched the same day as E3, but Electronic Arts broke rank and did just that with "Unravel Two."
June 18-24 is National Pollinator Week in the United States and The Garden Guy is here to encourage you to get on board. I've been a bee and I can tell you the job they do is hard work. What it basically boils down to is no pollinators, no food to eat.
Nathan Richie, a former on-air host at WEND-FM and WLKO-FM in Charlotte who recently had landed his dream job in radio, died in a motorcycle accident Saturday in Indian Land, S.C., while on his way to meet his father-in-law for breakfast. He was 53.