AOL Inc. today announced the launch of the 2010 City's Best program, providing a guide to the best local food, entertainment and lifestyle options in 25 major U.S. metropolitan markets. Charlotte has been selected as one of the featured cities. With a commitment to providing the highest quality and...
In the coming decade, it won’t be enough to teach kids how to read and write. If they’re not financially literate, they’ll be lost. That’s the advice being offered by The National Financial Educators Council (NFEC) (www.FinancialEducatorsCouncil.org), organizers of Money XLive – one of the nation’s largest financial...
DJ Jacques Dumas, famed in New York and beyond for his work at the decadent Bagatelle brunch, will bring his musical styling to Charlotte with two events at the Epicentre on April 10 and 11. On Saturday, April 10, Dumas will energize the scene at Mez with a...
The Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA) and the Water Environment Federation (WEF), in cooperation with the North Carolina Water Environment Association, will present “Odors and Air Pollutants 2010,” March 21-24, 2010, in Charlotte, NC. As communities grow in size and population, more municipal, industrial, and agricultural facilities...
National Guard FLW College Fishing is headed to Mountain Island Lake March 27 for the first of four stops in the Northern Division series. Forty collegiate teams will be competing for a top award of $10,000 to be split evenly between the school and bass fishing club. "Mountain...
Australian rockers Sick Puppies and former "American Idol" contestant Kimberly Caldwell will headline the third annual Green Party presented by Kiss 95.1 at the Bud Light Pavilion on Saturday, March 12 at 5 p.m. Sick Puppies’ initial success came on the back of the 2006 single "All the...
Two new art exhibitions opened this week at Davidson College. Wafaa Bilal's recreations of his performance art pieces "...And Counting" and "Domestic Tension" opened Thursday, Oct. 14, in the Van Every Gallery of the Belk Visual Arts Center. An exhibition by North Carolina native Darren Goins titled...
Legendary big band singer Marlene VerPlanck and the Charlotte-based Rick Bean Trio will join the Davidson College Jazz Ensemble for a public performance on Friday evening, April 29. There is no charge to attend the show, which begins at 7:30 p.m. in the Duke Family Performance Hall. The...
The Echo Foundation announces the launch of echoING, the new young affiliates chapter of The Echo Foundation. Serving young professionals ages 25-35, the mission of echoING is to provide unique social, volunteer, and intellectual opportunities for members while working to build a stronger, more tolerant community in the greater...