Local RAIN Organization Awarded Funding For Youth Programs

Local Charlotte organization, RAIN, Inc., was recently awarded funding from ViiV Healthcare’s Positive Action for Youth grant program. ViiV Healthcare, a global specialist HIV company dedicated to delivering...

CPCC Breaks Ground For Largest Building Ever Built On Campus

Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC) officials broke ground Nov. 1 for the new North Classroom Building at the college’s Central Campus in Charlotte. The...

Three Charlotte Area Towns Rank Among Best Places To Raise A...

North Carolina is the ninth-most populous state in the country. Millions of parents in the Tar Heel state have to decide where to raise families. Should...

Leon Levine Foundation Awards Major Matching Grant to Charlotte Rescue Mission

Charlotte Rescue Mission was awarded a $75,000 matching grant from The Leon Levine Foundation at their annual Evening of Hope held October 24 at the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. Each...

Always and Target Donate $1 Million To Charlotte’s “Girls on the...

Based on the insight from the Always #LikeAGirl campaign that half of girls lose confidence at puberty, Always is partnering with retailers to encourage...

NC Ranks As No. 6 Most Sexually Diseased State

Just in time for a little Halloween horror, BackgroundChecks.org has updated their Most Sexually Diseased States in America report. Since we first looked at the data,...

Portrait Innovations Studios Offer Free Halloween Portrait Party for Kids in...

Portrait Innovations, one of the largest operators of free standing retail professional portrait studios in the United States, is pleased to offer parents with...

Ciel Gallery Presents Fall National Juried ‘Exhibition I Spy’

Ciel Gallery is pleased to present its Fall National Juried Exhibition I Spy, showcasing works by artists across the U.S. who give us a...

CATS Unveils New Branding Designs In ‘Envision My Ride’ Initiative

CATS unveiled its new branding design of its buses and vanpools today.  The new look creates a branding synergy with the LYNX light rail...

Charlotte Ranks #1 in U.S. As Destination For Moves By Millennials

Charlotte ranks No. 1 in the U.S. as a destination for moving by millennials, according to a recent study by mortgage lender SmartAsset. Young adults...

‘Academic Advantage’ Provides Support Network to Inform Aspiring Medical Professionals 

According to a study by U.S. News, North Carolina ranks extremely low at 45th place out of the 50 states in preparing high school students...

City of Charlotte Makes Progress on Affordable Housing Goals

Less than one year after Charlotte City Council reaffirmed in the Community Letter the council’s commitment to the expansion of affordable housing, the city...