Aug. 20, 2014 11:14
The end of summer vacation means the return of college students to more then 20 colleges and universities around the Triad. Right now, students are carrying pieces of cheap bookshelves and beanbags up to their dorm rooms or apartments....
Aug. 13, 2014 12:11
When city government officials invite young professionals to weigh in on ways to attract people and businesses to the area, common suggestions include more fun things to do. According to Greensboro Mayor Nancy Vaughan, a reoccurring specific complaint is that there aren’t enough bars....
Aug. 6, 2014 10:42
National rankings have consistently labeled Greensboro as one of the worst cities in the country for young singles, the Daily Beast gave the city a “D” for its social life, and Sperling’s Best Places gave the city one of the lowest health scores for activity and lifestyle....
July 30, 2014 11:17
Business 40 will be shut down for two years once construction gets underway to fix problems with the road that date back when it was built in the 1950’s. Business 40 was the main route through Winston- Salem until the Interstate 40 bypass was built in 1992....
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...

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