The Children’s Bureau’s National Foster Care Month campaign recognizes the important role that members from all parts of child welfare play in supporting children, youth and families. This year’s theme, “Strengthening Minds. Uplifting Families.” highlights the need to take a holistic and culturally responsive approach to supporting the mental health needs of those involved with […]

Cause for Paws is allowing you to donate if you can’t make it to the event this week. Local animal shelters are full and you can help by attending the 4th annual Cause for Paws event Thursday night, April 13 at Lost & Found in South End from 5:30 to 8:30pm.   If you can […]

UNC Charlotte, which is the second largest school in the UNC system, has always lacked a main street. Of course it’s bordered by North Tryon Street and University City Boulevard but those don’t exactly scream walkable. The shopping plazas certainly come in handy but it lacks a Chapel Hill-Hillsborough Street feel. Well, plans are in […]

The historic Latta Arcade is getting an uptown update. Located at 320 South Tryon Street, there are plans to make it a fancy food court and to re-brand it as The Alley at Latta Arcade. Their Instagram account describes it as a destination for elevated “street eats” with new and diverse options. Expect it to […]

A Northlake area nightclub gets a glow up care of Jon Taffer and “Bar Rescue” in an episode which will air on March 19. What was formerly 360 Lounge Reloaded is now Rio Ultra Lounge thanks to the tv show’s makeover. Among the things the show revamped: they re-did the décor, upgraded the lighting, changed […]

On the latest Matt & Ramona Off Air Podcast, Ramona goes on a wild goose chase trying to get into a sporting event. Anyone who’s taken a handbag, baby bag or oversized bag  to a sporting event knows this pain… Sometimes the instructions aren’t clear, maybe you were on your way from somewhere else or […]

Form your walk team and sign up now! On April 1, you can walk with Pet Palooza hosted by Humane Society of Charlotte. You can start a team, walk solo or simply donate to the fundraising walk. It starts at 10am and will feature live music, food trucks, pet-loving vendors and fun for the whole […]

Ramona’s best intentions go to waste. On the latest Matt & Ramona Off Air Podcast, she tells a story about inviting a friend to lunch, 100% intending to pay, getting distracted and the friend picks up the bill. But! The plot thickens… It’s not just that the friend paid for the meal. Ramona, before the […]

What could go wrong right????? Sportsradio 92.7 WFNZ’s Dog House, at 401 West Morehead Street, is offering fun and food trucks ahead of Charlotte FC’s match versus Atlanta United at 1pm on Saturday, March 11. The Dog House opens at 10am. But wait! There’s more! This coincides with the St. Patrick’s Day Pub Crawl which […]

The Panthers new head coach Frank Reich has settled down in Foxcroft. His $3.45 million home is nestled in the South Park neighborhood and has four bedrooms and five-and-a-half bathrooms. The home also features a gourmet chef’s kitchen and “an elegant owner’s suite” that “provides a relaxing retreat.” By contrast, the former coach Matt Rhule […]