Top 10 Cities For Moms On Mother's Day

We love our mamas in North Carolina! Restaurant reservation app OpenTable is out with their 2018 list of the places where the most people take mom out to eat on Mother’s Day, and two North Carolina cities are in the top ten.

7 Waterfalls Worth The Walk

My family enjoys hiking in the mountains of North and South Carolina. Well, my wife and I enjoy it. We hope our sons will come around one day. Until then, they'll just keep referring to our hikes as "death marches." It's tough to be a teenager.

Enjoy A Car-Free Charlotte During 'Open Streets 704'

Imagine riding your bike or even walking down the middle of a busy Charlotte street without having to worry about any cars or trucks. That's the idea behind the biannual Open Streets 704 and the Spring 2018 edition is happening on Sunday, April 29th, 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM.

Carolina Cops May Be Featured In New Reality Show

Have you ever wondered what it's really like to be one of the police officers you see everyday? You may soon get the chance to see exactly that. The Winston-Salem Journal reports that a London-based TV production company, The Garden Productions, is interested in featuring the Winston-Salem Police Department in a national, documentary-style TV show.

Charlotte Is A "Sweet Spot City"

What would be the ideal place to live? How about a city where you can make a high salary and enjoy a low cost of living? I call that a "sweet spot city," and Charlotte is one of them. Financial website GOBankingRates looked at the median monthly home rent, groceries, utilities, and transportation expenses in 270 U.S.…

Top 10 Cities For Well Paid Women

Have you ever thought that where you live might be keeping you from financial success? There might be something to that idea. We all know about the gender pay gap and how women are making less money than men in corporate America. Even though that’s true, there are some places were women are doing fairly…

This Is What Charlotte Looked Like In 1969

It was the year of Woodstock and the moon landing. Charlotte was a very different place in 1969. Uptown, if it was even called that back then, would be unrecognizable to most of us. And there wasn't nearly as much suburban development happening yet. There were a lot more trees around.

Charlotte Needs Teachers And CMS Is Hiring

Are you ready to launch your career or make the transition to a new one? Have you ever thought about teaching? If making a difference in the community and having a positive impact on young lives is important to you, a classroom might be exactly where you need to work...and Charlotte needs teachers.