7 Reasons to Make East Charlotte Home

It’s not news to many of you that east Charlotte is a great place to call home. Laura Beck over at Charlotte Agenda shared with readers seven reasons her family chose to put down roots in east Charlotte’s Chantilly neighborhood. … Continue reading

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CMS Report Card: Three East Charlotte Schools Improve a Letter Grade

I know we’re just a few days into the school year, but CMS just got their “report card” on school performance. Three east Charlotte schools improved a letter grade from last year: Shamrock Gardens Elementary, Hickory Grove Elementary, and Winterfield … Continue reading

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Magna Carta Day is September 12 at The Charlotte Museum of History

Magna Carta Day at The Charlotte Museum of History September 12, 2015 Magna Carta, the great charter sealed between King John and his rebellious barons in 1215 at Runnymede, listed a series of rights and duties, including that the king … Continue reading

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Iraqi Youth Ambassadors Visit East Charlotte

This Thursday visit the International House at 1817 Central Avenue for a showcase of youth talent and a cultural presentation by the youth ambassadors of Iraq. The program will be from 6:30 – 8:00pm. Light refreshments will be provided and … Continue reading

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Why Streetcar Matters to East Charlotte

East Charlotte residents are overwhelmingly in support of Charlotte’s 2030 Transit plan especially the build out of the streetcar line to the site of the former Eastland Mall. In her recent Op-Ed Piece for Charlotte Agenda, Erin Chantry, a LEED … Continue reading

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JCSU Metropolitan College Open House for English Classes Today

Johnson C. Smith University’s Metropolitan College is hosting an open house today for Spanish speakers to learn more about the college’s English classes. The Open House is today, July 20 from 5:00pm – 7:00pm. For more information: 704-378-1280 ngentry@jcsu.edu metropolitancollege.jcsu.edu … Continue reading

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The Charlotte Museum of History in East Charlotte Invites You to Tea

The Charlotte Museum of History will host a Welsh Tea on Saturday, July 25, 2015 from 4:00 – 5:30pm. This event is part of a series of afternoon teas featuring lectures that survey  the castles, monuments, and important public buildings … Continue reading

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WSOC Highlights International Charlotte at the Charlotte Museum of History

WSOC reported on a story we brought to you last Thursday regarding International Charlotte. International Charlotte is a partnership of the City of Charlotte, the Shamrock Drive Development Association, and the Charlotte Museum of History. This project was created in response … Continue reading

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International Charlotte Addresses Immigrant Needs in the Community

International Charlotte is a partnership of the City of Charlotte, the Shamrock Drive Development Association, and the Charlotte Museum of History. This project was created in response to the increased number of immigrants who are residents of the Charlotte community. This … Continue reading

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East Charlotte Gallery a Top Art Pick for July

Check out Charlotte Agenda’s top Charlotte Art Picks for July. They call out the open figure drawing sessions at twenty-two located at 1500 Central Ave in Plaza Midwood. BYOMaterials. Anyone out there remember when this spot was Superior Feet? Ah, … Continue reading

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