Author: pohon

  • Charlotte’s Thanksgiving Parade Voted Among America’s Most Cherished Thanksgiving Traditions

    Thanksgiving in the U.S. is a holiday rich with events, with each region bringing its own flavor to the festivities, creating a patchwork of traditions that are as diverse as the nation itself. In New York City, the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade dazzles spectators with its colossal balloons and extravagant floats, capturing the hearts of…

  • Charlotte Brunch Spot Partners With ESPN To Sponsor Major Football Game – Famous Toastery Bowl

    Charlotte’s own Famous Toastery, now with 26 locations across the Carolinas and Virginia, has just secured the naming rights for the Bahamas Bowl in their first major step to advertising on a national level. Scheduled for December 18th at 2:30 pm, the Famous Toastery Bowl will take place at UNC Charlotte’s…

  • Duke Energy Launches New Green Program – NC Users Can Now Buy Renewable Credits

    Duke Energy just launched a new program to boost renewable energy throughout our state. The Renewable Advantage program focuses on wind, solar, and biomass energy sources, all certified by Green-e Energy. Duke Energy provides transparency by disclosing details about each certificate. Additionally, each block of renewable energy purchased results in a 50-cent donation to support…

  • Charlotte 49ers Will Take On App State At The Bank of America Stadium

    Charlotte 49ers football is about to take on App State on their largest stage to date. The 10 year old team was just selected to play in the 2025 Duke’s Mayo Classic. The stage is set! ????@CharlotteFTBL to Face Appalachian State in 2025 @DukesMayoBowl Classic at Bank of America Stadium! pic.twitter.com/P8ER7bAOLK…

  • The Nation’s Largest Fashion Market Is Coming To Charlotte – ThriftCon

    ThriftCon, America’s largest traveling vintage market is coming to the Queen City next month. The massive massive traveling vintage and secondhand fashion market, is set to arrive in Charlotte on December 3. This unique event will take place at The Park Expo and Conference Center on East Independence Boulevard, featuring over…

  • Top 5 Cut-Your-Own Christmas Tree Farms Around The Charlotte Region

    If you’re not one of those people who don’t like fake Christmas trees, or pre-cut trees, there is still have a huge selection of cut-your-own trees all around the Charlotte region. Load up the kids, pack some saws, and take a trip to one of these southern farms; Vale, NC – Helms Christmas Tree Farm This is one of the…

  • Charlotte’s Average Holiday Budget Is $1,000 for 2023

    With the expensive holiday shopping season coming up and nearly 1 in 4 people still working to pay off holiday debt from last year, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its 2023 Holiday Budgets by City report. To help consumers avoid post-holiday regret, the site used several key metrics, such as income,…

  • Fire Danger Warning Issued For The Charlotte Region Today

    A fire danger warning has just been issued by the National Weather service for the greater Charlotte region. Here is the full ‘Special Weather Statement‘ that was sent out this morning at 10:40am: Avery-Alexander-Iredell-Davie-Madison-Yancey-Mitchell-Swain- Haywood-Buncombe-Catawba-Rowan-Graham-Northern Jackson-Macon- Southern Jackson-Transylvania-Henderson-Cleveland-Lincoln-Gaston- Mecklenburg-Cabarrus-Union NC-Caldwell Mountains-Greater Caldwell- Burke Mountains-Greater Burke-McDowell Mountains-Eastern McDowell- Rutherford Mountains-Greater Rutherford-Polk Mountains- …

  • USPS Opening One Of America’s First $100 Million Super-Sites in Gastonia To Modernize Mail Delivery

    The USPS is now building a new $100 million ‘Regional Processing and Distribution Center’ (RPDC) as part of their $40 billion 10-year plan to streamline mail delivery plan across our nation. Located in the 365-acre NorthPoint Development industrial park between Gastonia and Lowell, this facility is set to be a cornerstone of a high-tech mail…

  • CLT Ranks Among The Top 10 Best Large Airports In America

    Spending time at an airport can be one of the most annoying aspects of a vacation…unless it’s an airport that offers a ton no dining, shopping, and activities to pass the time. USA Today just polled their readers, asking which large airport in America they hate the least, and Charlotte made…