Salon Salas, an uptown hair salon, recently expanded to include a clothing and consignment boutique.
The store, named Flirt, is located in the Ivey's Building at 127 N. Tryon St.
The boutique features both men's and women's clothing. Details: 704-887-9733 or www.salonsalas.net.
Donald Haack Diamonds & Fine Gems president Julie Haack was a featured speaker at a recent Charlotte World Trade Association luncheon.
She spoke about maneuvering through the fast-paced, unpredictable economy while staying ethical.
The Charlotte World Trade Association is a local networking and education forum for people and companies involved in global trade.
The Earth Fare in Morrison at SouthPark, 721 Governor Morrison St., will hold the Dog Days of Summer Pet Festival from noon to 2 p.m. Aug. 9.
There will be live music, a Fido Fashion Show, yoga for dogs and $1 hot dogs. The store will donate 5 percent of that day's sales to the Humane Society of Charlotte.