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Here are Charlotte's top 5 Mediterranean spots Siggy's Good Food. | Photo: Nikki W./Yelp This story first appeared on Hoodline on Monday, December 10th. In search of a new favorite Mediterranean spot? Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top Mediterranean...read more
Story first appeared on Charlotte Agenda by Andrew Dunn and Ted Williams on December 2, 2018. Charlotte’s barbecue scene is about to get a tasty new addition — Sweet Lew’s BBQ will open to the public at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 5, and will remain open until that...read more
All of the new spots that have opened in the thriving Optimist Park, Belmont and Villa Heights neighborhoods so far
This story first appeared on Charlotte Five by Melissa Oyler on November 20, 2018. Raina Purvis knows real estate, and she knows coffee. The real estate agent said she is always looking for places to meet with clients, and she noticed a lack of coffeeshops in the...read more
First Appeared on CharlotteFive by CharlotteFive Staff on November 1, 2018. via sweetlewsbbq on Instagram There’s been so many restaurant and bar openings so far this year in Charlotte that we have to ask, which ones have been the most impressive? Kathleen Purvis,...read more
If you are interested in volunteering to serve on the BCA Board, please read the board position descriptions and fill out this form below. You can also email email@example.com with any questions. Board Position Descriptions: [googleapps domain="drive"...read more
Enlarge Pulled pork will be on the menu at Sweet Lew's. This story first appeared on Charlotte Business Journal by Jennifer Thomas on October 25, 2018. This neighborhood barbecue joint expects to open by the end of November. Sweet Lew’s BBQ is under construction...read more
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Proposed infill project near light rail spurs discussion about preservation, density in urban neighborhoods
Story first appeared on Charlotte Business Journal by Ashley Fahey on Oct 16, 2018. The rate at which Charlotte urban neighborhoods like Belmont and Villa Heights are changing is no secret, and growth there doesn't appear to be grinding to a halt anytime soon. Modest...read more
Mediterranean-style cafe to serve coffee, wine, beer and organic food in Belmont neighborhood starting Sept. 4
Story first appeared on Charlotte Five by Melissa Oyler on August 27, 2018. Photo by Alex Cason. When Siggy Sollitto discovered a brick building that once served as a mini-mart but had been unoccupied for a couple of decades in Charlotte’s Belmont neighborhood, she...read more
ARTIST RENDERING | LAUREL STREET Centra Square, a mixed-income neighborhood in Charlotte’s Belmont community, will be dedicated Aug. 29. Article first appeared on The Charlotte Post by Herbert L. White on August 22, 2018. Homecoming has a double meaning at St....read more
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