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Klutzes, This Coffee Mug Is For Us!

What's the #1 rule at any radio station? No beverages in the studio! One spill could fry the equipment and take us off the air. Our engineers really hate when that happens. Here's the thing, though. When you start your workday at 5:00 AM like we do, there's no way to function without coffee. I…

Top 10 Ways To Enjoy A Snow Day

It's a banner winter in Charlotte. We've already had snow once with a chance for more tomorrow. You know what that means: snow day. And all the children say, "Amen!" Some people think that snow makes a great visual and that's it. Pretty to look at, no need to be in it. But other folks…

North Carolina Has Two Of 2018's Hottest Housing Markets

If you had told me twenty years ago that TV shows about people shopping for homes would be popular, I would have said you needed to be put in a home. HGTV proved me wrong. House Hunters is good stuff. Here in North Carolina, house hunting is practically a sport. Real estate website Zillow has…

'Piggyback Driver' Puts Kids In 'Control' Of Parents

There was a time when I was the Piggyback King, but that time was many years ago. My oldest son is now taller than me and driving his own car. My youngest is not far behind in both cases. But even when I could still hoist them up on my shoulders, I felt like I…

Top 10: Where Are Americans Moving To And From?

The U.S. is still very much a nation of people seeking opportunities for success, and sometimes that means we have to move to find them. According to United Van Lines' National Movers Study, which tracks Americans' moving patterns over the past year, those opportunities must be in the South and West. The one anomaly is…