Win Two Spreads from Chef Alyssa’s Kitchen

CLT tales is partnering with Chef Alyssa's Kitchen for a CLT tales giveaway through social media where the winner will win two Chef Alyssa's Spreads! Chef Alyssa's Spreads have been crafted by Chef Alyssa herself and represent the style of food she loves to create: healthy, light, fresh and all-natural. How to Enter Enter by Twitter: … Continue reading Win Two Spreads from Chef Alyssa’s Kitchen

Do You Know Your Charlotte City Council Members?

It's so important to know who is making decisions for the people of your city. There has been a lot of talk about the Charlotte City Budget and what will change after it is implemented, but who are the people that voted on your city's budget and made the decisions about what would be funded … Continue reading Do You Know Your Charlotte City Council Members?

City of Charlotte Adopts FY18 Budget

Yesterday the Charlotte City Council adopted the FY2018 Charlotte City budget. This budget gives focuses on investing in neighborhoods, public safety, and investing in infrastructure. Some of the main highlights include: No Property Tax increase No Storm Water rate increase Solid Waste: Up to $0.50 per month Charlotte water: Up to $1.73 per month 5 … Continue reading City of Charlotte Adopts FY18 Budget

Meet the Charlotte Organization Helping Youth Find Shelter and Support

The Relatives is a local system of resources that helps children and youth find shelter and support. Serving as the Safe Place agency for Mecklenburg County and the surrounding areas, The Relatives partners with local businesses to ensure young people in need have access to immediate help and supportive resources. Programs Programs like The Relatives … Continue reading Meet the Charlotte Organization Helping Youth Find Shelter and Support

Register for The Equality March for Unity and Pride Charlotte

June 11th, 12-2 p.m. The Equality March for Unity and Pride is a global movement that will be brought to Charlotte, NC- the epicenter of House Bill 2 (HB2). The purpose of the Equality March, along with the other sister marches, is to give voice to community concerns, and to support, uplift, and bring attention … Continue reading Register for The Equality March for Unity and Pride Charlotte

Carolina Panthers Announce 2017 Schedule

The Carolina Panthers revealed their 2017 schedule last Thursday. They open the season facing the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday, September 10th, in a 4:25 p.m. matchup. The home opener is the following week, against the Buffalo Bills at 1 p.m. on Sunday, September 17th. The Panthers close the regular season on December 31st with a visit … Continue reading Carolina Panthers Announce 2017 Schedule

Charlotte Symphony Summer Pops: Hooray For Hollywood

This Sunday Hooray For Hollywood will feature themes from Hollywood blockbusters including West Side Story, The Pink Panther, Beauty and the Beast, Pirates of the Caribbean, Harry Potter, and more! Conductor Albert-George Schram will conduct the musicians through some of your favorite songs Schedule 7 pm: Prelude performance will feature the Charlotte Symphony Youth Orchestra performing works by Chabrier, … Continue reading Charlotte Symphony Summer Pops: Hooray For Hollywood

Charlotte’s Vision Zero Initiative will Reduce Traffic-Related Fatalities

The city’s updated Transportation Action Plan, a long-range policy plan the City Council adopted in February, says the city will implement a Vision Zero initiative to combine engineering, public education, community engagement and adopt enforcement tools to reduce traffic-related fatalities and injuries. The goal of Vision Zero is to end traffic deaths and serious injuries. … Continue reading Charlotte’s Vision Zero Initiative will Reduce Traffic-Related Fatalities

Grab your Tickets for the Soul of the South Uptown Food Tour

Sample and sip your way through some of Uptown Charlotte’s best representations of the local South through Feast Food Tour's Soul of the South event June 2nd.  Chefs and restaurant owners will explain the influence of Southern Heritage in their cuisine & beverage menus.  Many of their recipes are Southern family traditions, others are created … Continue reading Grab your Tickets for the Soul of the South Uptown Food Tour

Meet the Woman Bettering the Lives of Local Seniors with Laughter

This Saturday May 27th, the Improv for Seniors Workshop will take place, and no one is more excited than the workshop's founder and teacher Elizabeth Byland, an extremely talented local and nationwide actor and comedian. Over a 90 minute class, Byland teaches students the fundamentals of improvisation through fun and energizing games. The purpose of the Improv … Continue reading Meet the Woman Bettering the Lives of Local Seniors with Laughter