Breweries are controversial in Mecklenburg County. Critics often comment on the pace at which breweries seemingly pop up across Charlotte and its neighboring towns and counties, often wondering if the city has more to offer than alcohol. Dr. Tom Cole of the Robinson-Spangler Carolina Room explores the history of beer in Charlotte and all that it's bound to be.
Although family reunions have been quiet for two summers, they'll be back. We can't let this traditional celebration of family die. The Black family won't die, and neither will the Black family reunion. Even on a smaller scale, we will celebrate.
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library is excited to introduce MakeMake, our first Spanish language digital resource for children ages 3 to 15. This collection contains interactive books where youth can read and listen to the text at the same time.