Matt and Ramona

Matt and Ramona

How early mornings and mom’s late-stage dementia led radio star to leave ‘Matt & Ramona’ The Charlotte Observer’s Theoden Janes interviewed Ramona Holloway about her move to a new postion within Radio One Charlotte. From the article: “As soon as the surprise announcement was made last Monday that Charlotte radio station The Mix 107.9 (WLNK-FM) […]

Are there onions in here because we’re defintely crying. While it’s not a permament goodbye, today is Ramona’s final full-time day as half of The Matt & Ramona Show on Mix 107.9. So maybe it’s more “End Of The Road” as Ramona partially hangs up her headphones to become Radio One’s Community Affairs Manager for […]

Though it should be every day, Teacher Appreciation Day falls on the Tuesday in the first full week of May.  That’s today! It is a day to honor the kind, hardworking and patient individuals who create an everlasting impact on our lives. So, how did the day originate and when was the first National Teacher […]

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 […]


Last episode we discussed Alex Murdaugh receiving love letters while in prison for life. In this episode we are joined by Sheila Isenberg, the author of Women Who Love Men who Kill. Sheila has talked to many women who fell in love with murderers. It’s a fascinating look into the minds of women who fall for […]

Donate to Kindermourn’s cause of providing hope for bereaved parents, grieving children and teens by adopting ducks to race. The race is this Sunday, April 30 at the Whitewater Center. The event begins at 2pm with the races quacking off at 3:30pm. You can create a team, join a team or donate ducks via a […]

Here’s to mimosas all day every day in Ballantyne! A popular New Orleans-style brunch chain is expanding again in Charlotte as Ruby Sunshine opens in the Toringdon Market Shopping Center this Summer. They expanded to Charlotte three years ago when their South End location opened. The all-day brunch concept is open for breakfast and lunch […]

Handel’s Homemade Ice Cream has expanded to southwest Charlotte and is offering customers the chance for free ice cream for a year. The Ohio-based ice cream shop chain opened Sunday and is planning a grand opening celebration at 11am this morning. The first 50 guests will receive free ice cream for a year. Store franchise […]

Construction will begin late this Summer on a new overlook for Charlotte Douglas International Aiport with the opening planned for 2024. This will be the fifth such outlook since 1937. The last overlook closed in October, 2022 to make room for new airport construction. Along with views of the airfield and skyline, the new overlook […]

NoDa Brewing and Humane Society of Charlotte have teamed up to pair two of Liz’s favorite things: Dogs and beer. So help her put her 10-year-old corgi, Harper, on a beer can! The link to vote for her cranky corgi is here. Through this photo competition, one dog and one cat, will become the face […]