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CMPD Officer Injured During Investigation

By at July 29, 2014 | 4:19 pm | 0 Comment

CMPD Officer Injured During Investigation

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department’s Homicide/ADW Unit along with the Major Crash Unit is currently investigating an assault involving a black Nissan and a CMPD Motorcycle Unit Officer at W. Sugar Creek Road and Reagan Drive. On Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at... Read more »

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#WomenStrong: Reflecting on the Gray Classic Women’s Empowerment Brunch

By at July 22, 2014 | 11:29 pm | 0 Comment

#WomenStrong: Reflecting on the Gray Classic Women’s Empowerment Brunch

  Photo courtesy of Neil Nicholson Saturday, July 19, 2014. It was a perfect day for the occasion. Rainy, dreary, calm and peaceful...the kind of weather that often brings a much-needed boost in motivation, inspiration, and strength. My first time in attendance,... Read more »

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Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, New President Installed

By at July 19, 2014 | 6:11 pm | 0 Comment

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, New President Installed

Dorothy Buckhanan Wilson of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, a business executive, was installed as the 2014-2018 International President of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated (AKA), an international service organization that was founded on the campus of Howard University in... Read more »

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Seeking Peacefulness In Chaos

By at June 15, 2014 | 1:03 am | 0 Comment

Seeking Peacefulness In Chaos

~Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.~ Philippians 4:6-7... Read more »

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Headlines Barber Shop to Host Community Resume Party

By at June 12, 2014 | 3:49 pm | 0 Comment

Headlines Barber Shop to Host Community Resume Party

Headlines Barber Shop and AyresVoice are partnering up to hold a Community Resume Party on June 28th from 10am – 2pm.  The event will be held at Headlines Barber Shop at 5309 E. Independence Blvd in Charlotte. AyresVoice is a company which offers a slew of services... Read more »

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MIchael Baisden Returns to a Movement He Helped Launch

By at June 9, 2014 | 11:05 am | 0 Comment

MIchael Baisden Returns to a Movement He Helped Launch

Nationally syndicated radio host and community activist Michael Baisden will be the keynote speaker at the 5th annual Beauty Supply Store Start-Up Summer Conference on August 16th and 17th, 2014, a conference organized by Professor Devin Robinson... Read more »

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Headlines Barber Shop to host pep rally for the 2014 Steve Harvey Neighborhood Awards

By at May 8, 2014 | 9:42 am | 0 Comment

Headlines Barber Shop to host pep rally for the 2014 Steve Harvey Neighborhood Awards

Locally owned Headlines Barber Shop is hosting a pep rally on Tuesday, May 20th.  The Barber Shop is vying for one of the 4 available positions as the nominees for the Best Barber Shop in the 2014 Steve Harvey Neighborhood Awards.  On May 20th, individuals nationwide can... Read more »

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Back Alley Film Series Presented by the Charlotte Film Society

By at April 28, 2014 | 2:32 pm | 0 Comment

Back Alley Film Series Presented by the Charlotte Film Society

The Back Alley Film Series has joined with the entire country of the Netherlands to bring you our next movie, New Kids Turbo! A Dutch sketch comedy troupe that started off on TV and the internet has elevated to the silver screen with a cinematic rendering of their own... Read more »

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The Gentlemen’s League Partners with Headlines Barbershop to Honor Scholars

By at April 22, 2014 | 9:19 am | 0 Comment

The Gentlemen’s League Partners with Headlines Barbershop to Honor Scholars

Headlines Barbershop participated in an event to celebrate 2 young men who made the honor roll.  The Gentlemen's League organized the event.  The Gentlemen's League is an organization devoted to encouraging "at - risk" minority boys to excel in school.  The event was... Read more »

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Ebenezer Baptist Church Honors Christ’s Sacrifice Through a Day of Service

By at April 17, 2014 | 9:17 am | 0 Comment

Ebenezer Baptist Church Honors Christ’s Sacrifice Through a Day of Service

Sharing the love of Christ by serving others throughout the Charlotte-Mecklenburg County area.” Charlotte, NC, April 19, 2014:  Approximately 800 members and friends of Ebenezer Baptist Church will participate in a Mission Blitz, an event that involves over 30... Read more »

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Sow Much Good Market Re-Opens April 12

By at April 9, 2014 | 2:27 pm | 0 Comment

Sow Much Good Market Re-Opens April 12

Low Cost Produce Option for Food Desert Residents, Cooking Demos at Grand Re-Opening  April 9, 2014 (Charlotte, N.C.) – On April 12, Sow Much Good re-opens its market to the community for the spring, summer and fall seasons. Serving over 73,000 people living in urban... Read more »

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City Of Charlotte Patrick Cannon Resignation Letter

By at March 26, 2014 | 8:06 pm | 0 Comment

City of Charlotte Manager Ron Carlee and City Attorney Bob Hagemann have received the attached resignation letter of Mayor Patrick D. Cannon.  Click on the link below to view the document. Patrick Cannon Resignation... Read more »

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IKEA Charlotte Partners with Sow Much Good

By at March 18, 2014 | 10:37 am | 0 Comment

IKEA Charlotte Partners with Sow Much Good

IKEA Charlotte collaborates with Sow Much Good for the retailer’s Life Improvement Series. IKEA will distribute kitchen supplies to community members while SMG shows attendees how to cook healthier on March 19 from 9:00 a.m. until 12 noon at the Urban Farm. IKEA... Read more »

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CMPD Detectives Arrest CMPD Officer

By at February 19, 2014 | 3:47 pm | 0 Comment

CMPD Detectives Arrest CMPD Officer

On Wednesday, February 19, 2014, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Officer Thomas E. Allen was arrested by CMPD detectives and charged with four counts of secretly using a photographic imaging device to view another’s body or undergarments. GS. 14-202 (E) and four counts of... Read more »

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City of Charlotte Garbage Collection Update

By at February 17, 2014 | 9:20 am | 0 Comment

City of Charlotte Garbage Collection Update

All Residents will receive collection service beginning Monday, February 17. Residents who did not receive recycling collection service during the week of February 10 are advised to place rollout carts curbside prior to 6:30am on Monday. Yard waste collection will continue... Read more »

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Charlotte Chamber Young Professional Recap

By at February 11, 2014 | 2:06 pm | 0 Comment

Charlotte Chamber Young Professional Recap

The second annual YPs was held at The Fillmore in the NC Music Factory on February 6  and honored the accomplishments of seven award winners chosen from twenty-one, outstanding young professionals, aged 21-39 years old.  The event was a huge success with more than 400... Read more »

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Michael Jackson The Immortal World Tour Cirque Du Soleil Comes To Charlotte

By at February 5, 2014 | 1:50 pm | 0 Comment

Michael Jackson The Immortal World Tour Cirque Du Soleil Comes To Charlotte

The Estate of Michael Jackson and Cirque du Soleil announced today that Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour, one of the top 10 grossing music tours of all time, will return to Charlotte on April 8-9 at Time Warner Cable Arena. Since its world premiere in Montreal in... Read more »

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CharlotteVibe partners with the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center

By at February 4, 2014 | 11:09 pm | 0 Comment

CharlotteVibe partners with the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center

CharlotteVibe is excited to announce a new partnership with the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center in Uptown Charlotte.  We'll begin featuring Broadway plays, musicals, and concerts on our website with special discounts, ticket giveaways, and other promotions for... Read more »

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JOHN LEGEND COMING TO CHARLOTTE APRIL 13

By at January 24, 2014 | 11:36 am | 0 Comment

JOHN LEGEND COMING TO CHARLOTTE APRIL 13

JOHN LEGEND ANNOUNCES 2014 NORTH AMERICAN TOUR “AN EVENING WITH JOHN LEGEND: THE ALL OF ME TOUR”   Exclusive Pre-Sale for Citi Cardmembers Begins January 28th; General Public On-sale Begins January 31st & February 1st Los Angeles (January 24th, 2014)... Read more »

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MLK Holiday Parade Top Performance Showcase Winners

By at January 22, 2014 | 1:27 pm | 0 Comment

MLK Holiday Parade Top Performance Showcase Winners

The brisk weather on Saturday, January 18, did not deter spectators from attending Charlotte’s annual MLK Holiday Parade. The crowd, estimated at 30,000 people, cheered the 100-plus units that marched down Tryon Street as part of the city’s celebration of the life and... Read more »

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