There are certain trailblazing people, businesses and organizations that have been keeping the creative pilot light burning in Charlotte for decades. We’re passionate about celebrating them, especially since the “newbies” often get a majority of the attention in a fast-growing city like ours. Check out the creatives who laid the foundation for the rest of us.

Getting Spooky with VisArt Video

Halloween is just like the last monster in a Scarowind’s haunted house; it’s just around the corner, ready to jump out at you and before you know it, the whole experience will be over until next year…. read more »

The Biscuit CLT Podcast: James Bazelle of Mert’s

The “new” isn’t hard to find in Charlotte. In fact, it’s a job just keeping up with all the doors opening every day in the Queen City. That’s wonderful, but it can also distract us from the businesses… read more »

The Truth About the Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence

After decades of debate from scholars, patriots, and Charlotteans about the Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence, The Biscuit is putting the balderdash to bed. On this, the 244th anniversary of the… read more »

27 Years Later … We’re Still Stuck on Grandmama

She bounded onto the Charlotte scene in all her 90s splendor — a blur of horn-rimmed glasses and gray — and slammed dunked our hearts. Her name was Grandmama. The Queen City adorned her. But, by 199… read more »