Charlotte

Saturday, September 3, college football kicks off in the Carolinas. Let the tailgating begin! In a recent survey of 5,000 people, 29% believe “Grillmaster” is the best job to have while tailgating. I had no idea there was a “side dish taster” job available at a tailgate, but that was what 25% chose as the […]

Dinosaurs, mermaids and pirates..oh my! That’s what you will find in the mansion and property that is for sale by the owner of the Charlotte Checkers, an AHL hockey team. For a mere $7,899,000 the mediterranean mansion with over 5 acres of land can be yours. Why did I mention dinosaurs? Well, Axios reported there […]

Did your third grade teacher build your self esteem? Did your high school teacher make you passionate about math? Teachers can make a big difference in their students’ lives. In fact half (53%) of those surveyed said they had a teacher who changed their life for the better. One third of those who said they […]

In the latest Matt and Ramona Off Air Podcast, Ramona shares the details of taking part in the Gay Pride festivities. She loves parades, so she was super excited to be marching in Charlotte’s Gay Pride Parade. The one problem, she thinks people may have thought she was a performer. What type of performer? You […]

It’s back to school time and Mix 107.9 is supporting our local teachers with Matt & Ramona’s Back to School Supply Drive benefitting Classroom Central and our area teachers. Stop by and see Matt and Ramona at the Dog House (Mint & Morehead) before the Charlotte FC soccer match on Saturday, August 27 to donate […]

For years Ramona has been mistaken for TV personality and blogger Brigida Mack. In the lastest Matt and Ramona Off Air episode, Ramona tells a hilarious story of the most recent mix up. Also; we discussed a new study that revealed over 60 per cent of people on dating apps are guys. This has led […]

After 19 years, WBTV’s Maureen O’Boyle is moving on to her next act. We had a chance to talk to Maureen the day of her last broadcast on WBTV. She talked about how she came home to Charlotte after 19 years on the national media scene. We discussed the stories that meant the most to […]

In the latest Matt & Ramona Off Air Podcast, Matt exposes a street violinist scam. There is a national scam going on involving people pretending to play the violin to get money from good samaritans. We discuss what is happening, and where, in the Charlotte area, the fake violin virtuosos have been spotted.   Also; […]

Do you have a spare 16 million dollars? If so, you could buy NASCAR driver, Ricky Stenhouse Jr.’s, almost 10,000 square foot mansion. If the house sells for it’s listing price of $15.995 it would be the largest home resale evr in the Charlotte area. The manison is in Mooresville, NC about 35 miles north […]

There is a lot of music out there right now and, according to Elton John, the best stuff is coming from women! Sir Elton named a lot of artists in an interview with Music Week. “It’s so great to see Nova Twins, Wet Leg, Let’s Eat Grandma, The Linda Lindas, Haim, and all these girls […]