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Video Vault – Aug 16, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT PICK OF THE WEEK THE EXORCIST III  (Scream Factory/Shout! Factory): Original author William Peter Blatty returned to the Exorcist fold to direct this much-anticipated – and fascinatingly flawed – 1990 adaptation ...
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Deep Roots are not reached by frost

On North Eugene Street, Deep Roots Market, a community owned food cooperative has seen better days. The market has (quite literally) deep roots in Greensboro as it originated from a dorm room of Guilford College ...
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“Step” lively: Documentary makes all the right moves

By: Matt Brunson The new documentary Step (three out of five stars) focuses on the members of an inner-city Baltimore high school step team, but what’s most surprising about the film is how comparatively little ...
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Holly Goddard Jones ticks off America

  Greensboro author Holly Goddard Jones’s The Salt Line, debuting next month from Putnam, has been called “one of the best Southern books of the year” by Southern Living magazine. Yet, there are no fried ...
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The Dune that never was … but might have been

The RiverRun International Film Festival and the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art have teamed up again to present a special “Madmen and Masters” screening of Frank Pavich’s acclaimed, award-winning feature documentary Jodorowsky’s Dune (2013) on ...
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All that Glitters must be sold? Hard times for a ...

Glitters owner Gary Barskey hopes the “Going Out of Business Sale” sign in his window at 529 S. Elm St. will prove to be a fib or at least an overly negative prognosis.  As owner ...
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Eight great things to do in the Triad: Aug. 11-13

Need something to do this weekend in the Triad? No worries, YES! has got your back! We’ll outline eight great things to do in or around the Triad. Here is what is going on this ...
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Colpfest Music Festival 2017

GREENSBORO, N.C.– Colpfest Music Festival is a charismatic event that’s going to display harmony among many entrepreneurs of multiple backgrounds. Its mission is to bring purpose to building a foundation within the community of Greensboro ...
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[Business Spotlight] Triad PLaywrights theatre

On Aug. 10-12 at Trinity Presbyterian Church, the Triad Playwrights Theatre will debut their first show as a theater company. Their show is called “The 5th of July: A Comedy” by the Triad Playwrights Theatre’s ...
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Video Vault – Aug 9, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT DVD PICK OF THE WEEK THE EXCEPTION (LionsGate): At this stage in his distinguished and unstoppable career, Christopher Plummer can do no wrong, and although he’s not the star of The ...