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Kathleen Fleming | Contributor Happy New Year! Time for a fresh start, a clean slate. And don’t we all need one after this last tumultuous year? This is when many...
Historic Charlotte home undergoes massive restoration Lynn Monty | Editor in chief While most of us view extreme home renovations only via cable television, Charlotters are experiencing first-hand the resuscitation...
When Charlotter Woody Keppel takes the stage in Burlington during this weekend’s Festival of Fools, he will be wearing many hats. As co-founder and artistic director of the event, which...
Rifling through the newspapers in The Charlotte News archives, one might be surprised by what headed the newspaper for years. Instead of a front page strewn with headlines and photographs,...
On May 16, Mike Cook was celebrated with a Community Citizenship Award for over 40 years of service as a volunteer firefighter. Presented annually by the Charlotte Grange, the award...
A community’s generosity honors the memory of Andrew Thayer, the Charlotte native who passed away unexpectedly on March 21 in Delray Beach, Florida. A fund started by friends and family...
“Everything you do gets you to where you are, so I can’t complain. I’d do it all again,” muses Evan Webster, owner of Evan Webster Ink, a creative screen-printing company...
With a combined time of 53.91, Mark Stirewalt of Waterbury Center took gold for the second year in a row. Craig Bunten of Charlotte was a hair’s breadth behind him...
The Little Garden Market’s chef/owner Rick Benson is making waves in the art world. Art Collector World magazine, published by San Diego’s Dolphin and Hawk Gallery, extolled his work in...
Happy (belated) birthday, Dr. Seuss! In light of this whimsical author’s birthday on Mar. 2, CCS will present “Seussical” on Apr. 7, 8, and 9. ...
Vermont’s small businesses are poised for big wins thanks to a new partnership between the Charlotte-based company Milk Money and VSECU, a Vermont credit union. ...
Educator Andy Smith helps students make music and memories...
I have the pleasure of working with two heritage breeds—Border Leicesters and Lincoln Longwools. Together, they make up Echo Ridge Flock....
Just before the holidays began, members of the Charlotte Congregational Church received an email from Associate Pastor Reverend Susan Cooke Kittredge announcing that the Church’s Cabinet voted to call the...
Tom O’Brien steps down from The Charlotte News Board after 10 years By Geeda Searfoorce | The Charlotte News Business leader, community organizer and owner of The Wallet Pen, Tom...
Californication From Lake Road to the hills of L.A. ­– Zena Jacobsen ...
Making it happen in Beijing with Jude Daniel Blanchette...
The Awesome Shop VT, Charlotte’s newest business, is the “world’s first temporary tattoo parlor,” according to artists and proprietors Sean and Jana Avram....
Woven into the book is a narrative of how Webster has come to love backyard sugaring at her family’s home in Richmond every spring. But her emotional connections and memories...
“I was captivated by the ability to tell stories that weren’t necessarily present or followed by the media. It’s the underlying motivation and conflict of certain individuals involved with the...