What to do about Pesky Plastics

Charlotte recently changed its recycling policies to accept fewer recyclable items. Confused about why and what they accept now? We were too!

Coyotes on the Rise

Sightings of coyotes and other wild animals become an increasingly common experience, especially in the 28206, “the other side of the tracks” in NoDa.

PUREly NoDa

Meet my neighbors Jodi, Ann, and Bridget who make up the amazing team of PURE Real Estate.

Gina the Good Witch

Meet Gina Spriggs, owner of Curio, Craft and Conjure magick shop in NoDa, as well as a holistic intuitive/tarologist/witch.

Happy Fall from Four Dogs Pet Supplies

Four Dogs 6th anniversary party and holiday hours. Plus, did you know pumpkins, consumed from the can or freshly cooked with the seeds, can create a healthy addition to your cats’ and dogs’ diets?

Got Fitness Ghouls?

NoDa Freaky 5k! Saturday, October 26, 2019, 6:00pm. Begins and Ends at NoDa Company Store. $35 Registration.

10th Annual Ghosts & Legends Tour

Saturday, October 19, 6:45pm to 10:45pm. Tours Every 15 Minutes from the Corner of 36th & Davidson Streets. Free and Open to All.

Price Improvement

817 East 37th Street. As seen in the September 2019 NoDa News. Please note that the pricing for this listing was improved between the time of ad submission and the time of printing. Please note that the home is now listed at $469,000. The wonderful Realtors of PURE’s office is right down the street from…

NoDa in the 90s

Here are six tips for how to survive when the mercury soars into the 90s in NoDa:

Everyday Rhythms: Putting the “Unity” in Community

This past month our church was blessed to participate in an event known as World Changers, which sends young people to various church plants to join in ministry with them. … We expected to provide a great learning opportunity to these young people, but we were surprised by what we had to learn from them.

August TaroScope

Leo (Jul 23 to Aug 22) – 5 of Wands: Surprises at work may have you feeling confused, but don’t let it get you down. You’ll have more opportunities for playful creativity, just pay attention. Your knee jerk reaction to question authority may need to take a back seat this month. You can’t stick your…

Everyday Rhythms: Work Hard Play Hard

When was the last time you felt truly relaxed? Or had a moment of pure playfulness? Rest and play are crucial to a healthy lifestyle, and summer is the perfect season for recreation. The animals have come out of their hidey-holes, the plants are in full bloom, and even kids are out of school. It…

Homegrown Tomato Festival Growers Clinic

Growing guru extraordinaire, Erin Hostetler, owner of the Patio Farmer, will be hosting a tomato growers clinic at the Evening Muse on Saturday, March 30, from 11:00am to 1:00pm. All tomato growing skill levels are welcome. She’ll be discussing her best tips and tricks to grow your very own ripe and delectable ‘maters. The event is free, but please register…

Inside NoDa’s Weekly Run Clubs

There is a different run club in the neighborhood almost every day of the week. Each of the local brewery’s run clubs has routes that are appropriate for everyone, from those who are just beginning their fitness to more seasoned runners. Get outside, meet your neighbors, and get some great discounts on beer and food at our local breweries….

NoDa Barbershop Opens

“A traditional, classic, old-school neighborhood barbershop.” That’s how principal owner Anthony Lane describes his vision for NoDa Barbers. The shop opened in NoDa on December 19 on the corner of North Davidson and E. 35th Streets, next to Fu’s Tattoos. Anthony, who grew up on the upper west side of Manhattan, moved his business from…

The End of the Great Divide

For the past five or so years, we’ve been hunkering down on the other side of the great divide. Don’t get me wrong, we haven’t been sitting inside our houses feeling sorry for ourselves (well maybe a little). We’ve been getting to know everything that the 28206 has to offer. Like the Compare grocery, two…

February 2019 TaroScopes

Ready to co-create with the Universe? In this new monthly column, each astrological sign will receive a Tarot-Forecast designed to give you a heads up on what lay ahead. Armed with this information, you can either ride the wave of great energy or dodge any energetic bullets pointed your way! February – The Month to…

Seeds of Peace: Celebrating Our Families

Early in December, Convergence Church held its first annual Kids Celebration event. We invited all our families to join us for pizza at CiCi’s, and then went to Monkey Joes for some bouncy house fun! It was such a blast for the kids and the parents. There was good food, good conversation, and most importantly,…

How Rezoning is Changing NoDa

NoDa residents are certainly no strangers to the development and redevelopment growth happening throughout the neighborhood of NoDa, which is officially bordered by Matheson Avenue, North Tryon Street, Sugar Creek Road, and The Plaza. In 2018, we saw seven formal rezoning requests that were filed with the city and subsequently reviewed by the NoDa Neighborhood…