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 Charlotte Teen who Started the Foundation to Nurture the Leader in Every Girl

"Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?'" Martin Luther King, Jr. Providence Day School High School Sophomore Shreya Mantha has been volunteering to help at-risk girls in the Charlotte community since she was in middle school. When she saw the issues other girls her age were facing, she decided … Continue reading The Charlotte Teen who Started the Foundation to Nurture the Leader in Every Girl

Front Porch Sundays Kick-Off this Afternoon!

Front Porch Sundays are back in the CLT, and today marks the kick-off! Choose to spend this warm Sunday in Charlotte. Put your feet up and enjoy the atmosphere. Come out for an afternoon of food, fun, shopping, music, and beer. Get ice cold beer from Sycamore Brewing, listen to music from Elonzo Wesley, and grab a bite … Continue reading Front Porch Sundays Kick-Off this Afternoon!

Neicy’s Place: African Inspired Jewelry with Purpose

Neicy's Place is a Jewelry Company that specializes in making handmade African Inspired Jewelry. Most of the jewelry pieces are earrings that have an African Flare. Right now the focus of inspiration for the jewelry pieces is down to the Americas and the Caribbean islands. Thoughtful Crafting The owner of Neicy's Place is Perneice Mendez … Continue reading Neicy’s Place: African Inspired Jewelry with Purpose