East Side Opportunity Listening Tour May 26

East Side Opportunity Listening Tour event hosted by the YMCA and the Opportunity Task Force Thursday, May 26 from 6:30 – 8:00 pm at the Simmons Branch YMCA During the East Side Listening Tour, we will: Learn about Charlotte-Mecklenburg’s opportunity gaps … Continue reading

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Grove Park & Ravenwood 8th Annual Garden Tour

The Grove Park/Ravenwood Garden & Art Tour is May 15 starting at 1pm. Begin at the Triangle (Terry Lane and Linda Lake Dr.) where you will find artists, vendors, and maps of the many homes that are on the tour. … Continue reading

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The Charlotte Museum of History Hosts Colonial Gem May 12

The Charlotte Museum of History located in East Charlotte is a local jewel. The Museum is hosting a unique event on May 12: Colonial Gem. Guest will enjoy colonial beer, wine, hors d’oeuvres, and music. The event will be held … Continue reading

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Zaxby’s to Open May 9 in Charlotte East

Investors and developers know a good thing when they see it. The area on Charlotte’s far eastern edge is seeing a surge of new development. The latest addition is a new Zaxby’s restaurant that will open on May 9 at … Continue reading

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Charlotte Neighborhood Walking Tour- NoDa

The Charlotte Museum of History Presents: Charlotte Neighborhood Walking Tour- NoDa 7 May 2016 at 10:30 am and 11:00 am Join us for an hour walking tour of the NoDa neighborhood, an eclectic arts district and community that began as … Continue reading

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Free Activity at The Charlotte Museum of History: World Autism Awareness Day

World Autism Awareness Day Chalk Festival and Craft Activity April 2, 2016 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm Join the Charlotte Museum of History as we host a Chalk Festival to celebrate World Autism Awareness Day. Artists will be creating … Continue reading

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East Charlotte’s Retirement Community Construction Boom

Recently The Charlotte Observer reported on what they’re calling Charlotte’s other construction boom: construction of retirement communities. It’s hard to miss that Charlotte is having an apartment building boom. It seems those apartments are focus on the Millennial demographic. However, … Continue reading

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East Charlotte’s The Village of Commonwealth: Not Bland Apartments

Recently, the Charlotte Business Journal highlighted East Charlotte’s new development The Village of Commonwealth as an exception to what seems to the be new normal for uninspired design for Charlotte’s apartment boom. From the story: In a story about Charlotte’s apartment … Continue reading

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East Charlotte is Hottest of the Hot Charlotte Real Estate Market

Today (12/2/2015) CNN Money published a list of the 10 Hottest Real Estate Markets for 2016 – and Charlotte is among them. They say: Charlotte’s labor market is improving, and that’s good news for its housing market. The financial industry is … Continue reading

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Super Local Art Sale in East Charlotte Merry Oaks Neighborhood

East Charlotte Merry Oaks Neighborhood Holiday Art Sale East Charlotte is home to many artists. Local artists in East Charlotte’s Merry Oaks neighborhood are hosting a Neighborhood Holiday Art Sale on Saturday, December 5, 2015 from 10:00 AM – 3:00 … Continue reading

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