Nine-year-old Ligsdenis Ochoa didn't come to America for a better life. She fled Honduras to save her own.
by Ana McKenzie | July 14, 2014 | 2 comments
With the recent news of the NFL drafting its first openly gay player, we look at Charlotte's LGBT-friendly sports leagues.
by Matt Comer, QNotes Editor, Special to Creative Loafing | May 28, 2014 | 2 comments
Duke Energy is polluting our water and shareholders could put a stop to it.
by Rhiannon Fionn | April 30, 2014 | 1 comment
Cookies never tasted so good
by Nancy Stoner* | April 16, 2014
by Ana McKenzie | April 02, 2014 | 1 comment
Some call tiny houses a response to the McMansion, but they're so much more.
by Ana McKenzie | March 26, 2014 | 4 comments
Carolina Beard and Moustache Competition tackles stereotypes while supporting community
by Jeff Hahne | March 19, 2014
The debate over affordable housing has stirred the quiet, southern corner of Mecklenburg County. Both sides reflect on the battle, the first of many.
by Ana McKenzie | March 05, 2014 | 2 comments
Five photographers share how you, too, can be an urban-exploring enthusiast.
by Kimberly Lawson | February 19, 2014
A pastor and a businessman from Mecklenburg could settle the civil war waging within the GOP
by Michael A. Cooper Jr. | February 05, 2014 | 19 comments
Our roundup of the most bizarre crimes that happened this year
by Ryan Pitkin | December 18, 2013
Residents of a neighborhood long considered Charlotte's most dangerous rely on grassroots change to battle violence and bad press.
by Ryan Pitkin | November 13, 2013 | 4 comments
By opting out of expanding Medicaid, state legislators have left out the most vulnerable
by Sara Patterson | November 06, 2013 | 2 comments
CL's mayoral endorsements — or lack thereof
by John Grooms | October 23, 2013 | 1 comment
And why we may not even need one
by Matt Comer, QNotes Editor, Special to Creative Loafing | September 18, 2013