July 23, 2014 10:35

High Point has seen its suburbs boom, but people aren't going downtown anymore.

But it is also a city without much pedestrian traffic, business or nightlife downtown and that has caught the attention of a number of city leaders who have begun to take action. The process began seven years ago when a redevelopment plan for the city’s 11-square mile core was adopted by a steering committee in city council....
July 16, 2014 11:37
July 11, 1978, San Diego: Lary Sorensen, the 22-year-old right-hander with the Milwaukee Brewers enters, the Major League All-Star Game at the beginning of the bottom of the fourth inning. Pitching for the American League, which the Brewers were in at the time, he gives up a scratch single to National League shortstop Larry Bowa....
July 9, 2014 10:54
“I’m really happy to be doing a military training video for a private security group. They train a lot of military and federal agents. It will most likely never been seen by anybody except for the people taking the security training class. But that’s okay; I’m gonna get to shoot the Feds with a paintball gun....
July 3, 2014 10:09
These days, studios position their movies for maximum exposure, and maximum exposure is during the warm-weather months. It’s gotten to the point where studios will announce a film’s opening day before a single frame of film has been shot … and some will announce an opening day before the first word has been written!....
June 25, 2014 11:45
quirky and cuddly cats may dominate the Internet, but the sad reality is that millions of stray and feral cats live harsh and stressful lives in the streets or are brought to shelters to be euthanized. In downtown Greensboro clowders of cats can be spotted near dumpsters in parking lots and behind restaurants....
June 18, 2014 11:47

Camp closures bring sudden change to Greensboro's homeless.

If there is a concerted effort to close down multiple longstanding homeless camps on the outskirts of Greensboro’s downtown then nobody’s talking. Like any good conspiracy theory, there are threads of suspicion that run off in numerous directions without any real motivating nexus.But in conversations with homeless advocates, law enforcement and neighbors who’ve lived in harmony with discrete...
June 11, 2014 10:06
Every week or two people in Greensboro can get a glimpse of a massive gray plane flying slow and low near PTI airport. For those who live near the airport, the plane might even shake the whole house with a dense roar as it passes so close overhead that someone with sharp eyesight could see the writing and military symbols on the body....
June 4, 2014 10:27
This was by far the most exciting game of golf I’ve ever been involved in; and in fact, it was the most thrilling game I’ve never seen. Since the entire play takes place in the Quail Valley Country Club, it was up to the actors to help the audience envision each drive and putt that occurred offstage....
May 28, 2014 07:18
20 vacation spots and day trips in North Carolina Whitewater Falls Whitewater Falls in Gorges State Park is a 411-foot waterfall that is the tallest in the eastern United State...
May 21, 2014 09:20
Well here it is. The culmination of months of your voting and our counting and we thank you. We understand and appreciate all those who took time out of their busy schedules to log onto YesWeekl...

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