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Superfruit is ready to party down at Charlotte Pride

Singers Mitch Grassi and Scott Hoying talk inspiration, friendship and the importance of authenticity

When Mitch Grassi and Scott Hoying decided to launch Superfruit, it was with two main objectives in mind: Showcase their close, years-long friendship and give themselves full reign to do whatever makes them happiest.

Musician Quisol — kicking down doors

The singer-songwriter is out with a new EP and will perform at Charlotte Pride

When Joseph Quisol picked up a guitar at 17 and began teaching himself to play with the aide of YouTube videos, he didn’t have a grander vision of where it might take him.

Famous bisexual people throughout history

September honors bisexual visibility

This month the community celebrates bisexual visibility, shining a spotlight on part of the LGBTQ community that is all too often ignored. Here is an anything-but-exhaustive list of bisexual individuals throughout history.

Homelessness and HIV/AIDS

Challenges abound in LGBT community

Homelessness and HIV/AIDS are two of the biggest issues facing the LGBT community. When the two exist in tandem, the challenges that each condition presents become exasperated.

Council revisits non-discrimination ordinance

Hopes increase with push of newly-elected mayor

After failing to pass a non-discrimination ordinance in March of last year, Charlotte remains one of the largest cities in the country not to have full LGBT protections in place for its citizens. That may soon change.

Mental health maintenance

Taking actionable steps toward a happier future

Everyone wants to be happier, but arriving in a place of better mental health can seem a daunting task.

Blue Zones: Living a longer, healthier life

What the world’s healthiest places can teach us about longevity

Not all regions of the world are created equal when it comes to the health and longevity of its population. There are certain parts of the world where people live longer than anywhere else. They are known as blue zones.