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

Come out Tonight for Charlotte Symphony On Tap!

Tonight from 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm come out to NoDa Brewing Company and enjoy a cold beer and a show! NoDa Brewing Company paired up with the Charlotte Symphony to give beer and music lovers Charlotte Symphony On Tap! Sip on a special event beer and enjoy musical selections from musical geniuses like Bach and Jimmy Hendrix.  Assistant … Continue reading Come out Tonight for Charlotte Symphony On Tap!

Fueled by Coffee, Nurtured by Community: Smelly Cat Coffee

We all know that NoDa's Smelly Cat Coffeehouse is the place to go in Charlotte for great coffee, conversation, and Smelly Cat merch, but how did this place come to be? Well, here's the story Smelly Cat’s evolution & success belongs to more than one individual. The story of Smelly Cat began with Richard and … Continue reading Fueled by Coffee, Nurtured by Community: Smelly Cat Coffee

HOPE at the HIVE Tonight 7-9pm

Ella B. Candles is partnering up with HOPE International , a unique nonprofit organization, for an incredible night empowering women entrepreneurs. The event is taking place today at 7 pm at Ella B. Candles' home base, nicknamed "The Hive." HOPE at the Hive will explore seeking a deeper purpose, true success and a healthy work-life … Continue reading HOPE at the HIVE Tonight 7-9pm

Autism Aware Fare: Today Charlotte Dines For Awareness

Dine in or order "to go" at any participating restaurants in Charlotte for the 2017 Annual Autism Fare today Tuesday, April 25th! Today when you order at select restaurants in Charlotte and the surrounding areas a percentage of the proceeds will go to Autism Society of North Carolina's Mecklenburg County chapter (ASNC-MCC). As the single largest … Continue reading Autism Aware Fare: Today Charlotte Dines For Awareness

The Charlotte Native Chef Taking Over Historic South End

Charlotte’s historic South End District has some serious culinary talent, but award winning Chef Alyssa Wilen is by far the best. Along with many other awards, Alyssa has been named one of the top 10 chefs in Charlotte to know by The Braiser and top 50 Most Influential Women in Charlotte by The Mecklenburg Times. She can also be seen … Continue reading The Charlotte Native Chef Taking Over Historic South End

The Finance Bar: Charlotte’s Personal Finance Suite & Mobile Hub

The Finance Bar offers a fully equipped financial education mobile hub that was inspired and created for the Charlotte community and surrounding areas by Marsha Barnes. Marsha noticed a gap between communities and financial awareness and decided to fill it one mile at a time. The Finance Bar and The Finance Bar Blog are centered around giving … Continue reading The Finance Bar: Charlotte’s Personal Finance Suite & Mobile Hub