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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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Pride Magazine Scores Big with Cam Newton on January Cover

By at January 16, 2014 | 2:13 pm | 0 Comment

Charlotte’s African-American magazine delivers exciting new issue to kick off 2014 Charlotte, NC – January 8, 2014---- Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton graces the cover of Pride Magazine’s January issue, which hits the streets just in time to kick off the... Read more »

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Kids Challenge PSA

By at January 8, 2014 | 11:03 am | 0 Comment

T.O.U.C.H.E.D. (Tackling Obesity Using Conditioning Hobbies Education and Diet) and Please Believe Fitness are partnering with Visalus (Body By-Vi) in effort to stomp out the epidemic of childhood obesity.  The corporate staff at Visalus has agreed to furnish meals for 90... Read more »

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Duke Energy asks customers to conserve electricity

By at January 7, 2014 | 12:27 pm | 0 Comment

As temperatures across the nation continue to plummet to historic lows, Duke Energy officials are asking the company’s customers to conserve power during the next 24 hours, as extreme temperatures continue. Below are some steps customers can take: Turn off... Read more »

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Start Your New Year’s Resolutions Today!

By at December 17, 2013 | 2:46 pm | 0 Comment

Start Your New Year’s Resolutions Today!

How many times have you started a New Year's resolution on January 1st only to find yourself giving up or giving in only days, weeks, or months later? Perhaps this time, doing things a little different could help reap the rewards you desire. Plan ahead and get a head... Read more »

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Girl Talk Foundation, Inc. Hosts 10th Graduation Ceremony

By at December 10, 2013 | 10:24 am | 0 Comment

Teen Girls Graduate From Leadership Program That Combats Bullying Many teenage girls struggle with the negative effect of bullying and poor selfimage, but one local organization offers a safe place for self-discovery and self-expression without fear of judgment. More... Read more »

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Free Advertising For Small Businesses for 2014

By at December 3, 2013 | 4:43 pm | 0 Comment

Recently, Small Business Saturday was held in order to support the local economy.  This has inspired me to offer complimentary advertising to any small business with revenues less than $250,000 a year through 2014. I felt this was something necessary because I started... Read more »

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Headlines Barbershop Gives Back for the Holidays

By at November 22, 2013 | 10:55 pm | 0 Comment

Headlines Barbershop Gives Back for the Holidays

Headlines Barbershop of 5309-A E. Independence Blvd is hosting a drive to collect hygiene products for the Salvation Army’s shelter on Spratt St in Charlotte, NC.  Every arriving individual receives a hygiene pack including toiletries used on an everyday basis.  Such... Read more »

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What is the highest level of respect between one another? The Truth

By at November 19, 2013 | 12:48 pm | 0 Comment

What is the highest level of respect between one another? The Truth

How many times have you been asked a question or for an opinion, and felt obligated to only share an answer that would especially ease tension and spare feelings? Any time this happens and we decide not to honor truth, we automatically neglect the human spirit and show... Read more »

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