Economists with the National Association of Realtors predict mortgage rates will drop to 6% in 2024, a full percentage point lower than current rates. This is good news for buyers, but the “golden handcuff effect” has homeowners who purchased during the pandemic unwilling to part ways with their historically low interest rates. Canopy Realtor Association […]


Cruise LLC, a driverless rideshare company, is testing its vehicles in Charlotte as part of its plans for the city. The tests are taking place in multiple districts, with a driver behind the wheel at all times. You may see some of the vehicles around uptown this weekend. The tests are being used to gather […]


Impact of Influence Podcast, Questions Remain In Shanquella Robinson Case, Her Father Speaks Out On October 28, 2022, Shanquella Robinson traveled with 6 people to Cabo, Mexico for vacation. The next day she was pronounced dead in her vacation villa. The first reports were that she died of alcohol poisoning. Then an autopsy from Mexico […]

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police are searching for a 900 pound longhorn bull that escaped Monday night in west Charlotte. The owner was attempting to move the bull from a pasture to an enclosed area as severe weather moved through, but the animal was spooked and escaped. The owner and CMPD Animal Care and Control are actively seeking […]

Beyoncé showed her generosity and kindness to her fans by paying for the Washington DC Metro to extend its service by an extra hour so that fans could still return home after her concert was delayed due to inclement weather. The concert was scheduled to begin at 8pm on Sunday night, but was delayed due […]

Phil Stinger has gone viral for being the only person on a commercial flight, but it wasn’t because he bought all the seats. Stinger’s American Airlines flight from Oklahoma City to Charlotte had been delayed so many times that the rest of the passengers didn’t stick around. His flight was supposed to take off at […]

A Delta Air Lines jet was able to land safely despite malfunctioning landing gear It happened Wednesday morning at Charlotte Douglas International Airport. The flight originated from Atlanta in the early morning hours and landed in Charlotte just before 9am. The plane’s nose gear malfunctioned, but the pilot was able to execute an ‘absolutely perfect’ […]

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) […]


October 28, 2022, Shanquella Robinson and six travel companions flew from Charlotte, NC to Cabo, Mexico. The next day she was pronounced dead in her vacation villa. The cause of death has been disputed. A videos released on social media of Shanquella being brutally beaten in the same villa where she died. What happened in […]

The Jonas Brothers are set to play five albums per night on their upcoming North American tour. After a successful Broadway residency, the Jonas Brothers will start a new tour on August 12th with two shows at Yankee Stadium in NYC. They’ll perform in various US venues, including Wrigley Field and Dodgers Stadium, over the […]