Vascular Solutions for the Art of Healthy Legs

Renowned vascular surgeon Dr. Peter Ford and his wife, Katie, own and operate Vascular Solutions, a specialty practice dedicated to treating circulatory disorders. Vascular Solutions is located in south Charlotte’s Arboretum Shopping Center.

Rustic Homemade Bread

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All You Need is Love—and Art

February is our month of art—making, collecting, admiring and learning. We love art because it gives us a glimpse of someone’s heart, the part of them we don’t see on the surface. We are all drawn to art in different ways. We like to look at and listen to art that makes us feel something, … Continued

February 2020 Around Town

Charlotte Ballet: Innovative Works Performances Continue The Charlotte Ballet continues their program, “Innovative Works,” inspired by The Mint Museum’s upcoming exhibition “Immersed in Light: Studio Drift at the Mint,” until Feb. 15. (The series began on Jan 25.) For this program, Charlotte Ballet Artistic Director Hope Muir introduces two new artistic voices to Charlotte audiences—choreographer Duane Cyrus and Resident Choreographer … Continued

Charlotte Wine & Food’s 4th Annual Bank of America Fall Favorites Dinner

Charlotte Wine & Food raised over $40,000 for their local charity partners to benefit children and their families in Charlotte at the 4th Annual Bank of America Fall Favorites Dinner at the Bank of America Corporate Center on November 15, 2019. Seventy-five guests enjoyed a five-course wine pairing dinner featuring the premier wines of VGS Chateau Potelle from … Continued

Good Friends Charlotte Holiday Luncheon

On Thursday, Dec. 12, more than 1,800 women from all walks of life gathered together for the 33rd-annual Good Friends Charlotte holiday luncheon at the Charlotte Convention Center. With a unified mission to improve lives and inspire hope for families facing financial challenge, Good Friends Charlotte raised a record total of over half a million dollars. 

Parisian Perfection

The Louvre was to the left. To the right, I spied the Eiffel Tower. This was the view that I took in as I gazed out the windows of my park view executive suite at Le Meurice. I’d just returned to Paris for the third time in my life — and it was time to resume my love affair with the…

The Pat and Judy Diamond Art Collection

Pat Diamond and his wife Judy live in South Charlotte. Pat earned his undergraduate and graduate degrees from Boston University where he and Judy met and eventually married.

Author & Playwright Calls Charlotte Home

You may recognize the name Jan Notzon for some of the well-known titles he has authored. The Dogs…Barking, And Ye Shall Be As Gods and The Id Paradox just to name a few. But did you know that this accomplished novelist and playwright, has called South Charlotte home since 1994? “Charlotte is such a beautiful city,” Jan says. “My favorite…