Tag archives for: September 2019 The Arts Mystery Maven In writing her new book, Cathy Pickens finds real-life crime stories are more interesting than fiction. People Julie Eiselt: My Favorite Things . . . Exploring the Queen City Entertainment Fall Festivals Autumn is the season to get outside. Entertainment September’s Five Essential Dates This month’s five essential dates for September Home + Garden Simple Life A good Soak is the gift that keeps on giving. Features Travel Take the road less traveled Discover the north Georgia mountains and historic Glen-Ella Springs Inn. The Arts Snapshot A Stage for All Monica Pettiford’s Porch Productions youth theater company celebrates its 10th season. by Vanessa Infanzon More than 20 years ago, Monica Pettiford staged a sit-in on Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday at Queens University of Charlotte. The silent protest led by Pettiford, then an […] Entertainment Greek Festival Generations of culture and baklava in the thousands The Arts Beyond the Rules Pop-culture author Gavin Edwards blends exhaustive curiosity, dogged research and quirky analysis into compelling behind-the-scenes storytelling. by Michael J. Solender | Photographs by Peter Taylor Gavin Edwards hands me a skinny CD jewel case, on its cover a block paragraph listing 40 song titles, their artists and […] Home + Garden People The Road Home How a new mom came to terms with her husband’s new-found obsession.