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The Gatekeeper celebrates a real-life American Heroine

The Gatekeeper: Missy LeHand, FDR, And The Untold Story Of The Partnership That Defined A Presidency by Kathryn Smith. Published by Touchstone. 368 pages. $16.99 retail. Until now, Marguerite Alice “Missy” LeHand (1896-1944) has been ...
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High Point, N.C. — Multi-instrumentalist and contemporary saxophone giant Gerald Albright will make his second appearance at the John Coltrane International Jazz and Blues Festival, performing with guitar and vocal sensation Jonathan Butler on Saturday, September ...
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Nationally touring group returns home for benefit concert

Greensboro, N.C.– In 2010, Erinn Diaz founded Letters From Home began in Winston-Salem, NC with their mission to travel the country honoring our nation’s veterans, active military heroes and their families, by reviving patriotism through ...
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Video Vault – June 21, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT DVD PICK OF THE WEEK MINE (Well Go USA Entertainment): Armie Hammer turns in one of his best performances in writer/director Fabio Guaglione and Fabio Resinaro’s absorbing, well-made war drama. After ...
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Greensboro Roller Derby Presents: Star Wars, Fan Participation Double Header

Greensboro, N.C.– Greensboro Roller Derby presents the Star Wars & Fan Participation Bout taking place at the Greensboro Coliseum Fieldhouse on Saturday, June 24 at 6:00 pm. This Double Header features the Light Side vs. ...
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Theatre Art Galleries of High Point call for artists

HIGH POINT, N.C.–Theatre Art Galleries of High Point is pleased to host a Juried Invitational Art Exhibit titled “THE BICYCLE: Art Meets Form” opening August 29 and on view until September 22. This is the ...
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“Single Channel Catalyst II” brings art and artist from different ...

By: James Ross Kiefer There becomes a point when mundane objects such as clothing, jars, plates and other items transcend a basic functionality. They develop a meaning to us, evoke an emotional response and at ...
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The Bellevue Estate gives house shows a different reputation

By: James Ross Kiefer  When the weekend falls upon us inevitably we desire something to catch our interests. Whether it be a house party, an art exhibit or an intimate performance, it’s rather odd when ...
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Vintage Lords hope to open a museum to showcase their ...

About 30 miles north of Winston-Salem, out of the city and into the windy country roads of state Highway 772 in Madison, North Carolina, there are a string of three buildings on the left side ...
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Riverrun retro heats up with ‘The Night of the Iguana’

The RiverRun International Film Festival and the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art have teamed up for the next “RiverRun Retro” event, a special screening of John Huston’s provocative, award-winning 1964 drama The Night of the ...