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Video Vault – Aug. 23, 2017

MARK BURGER’S VIDEO VAULT DVD PICK OF THE WEEK SID & NANCY (The Criterion Collection): The sad, sordid story of the doomed romance between Sid Vicious (Gary Oldman), of the punk group the Sex Pistols, ...
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Exposé: The Triad T.V. series exposing the opioid crisis

According to Governor Roy Cooper’s website, in 2005, Guilford County had 27 opioid related deaths and Forsyth County had only 13. By 2015, Guilford had increased to 47 opioid related deaths, and Forsyth had spiked ...
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Triad Minority Business Expo returns bigger than ever for its ...

Entrepreneurs and small businesses throughout the Triad have an opportunity to gain some exposure of their businesses on Aug. 26 during the fourth annual Triad Minority Business Expo. According to the press release, this year’s ...
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Greensboro College Theatre presents “Far Away”

Greensboro College Theatre presents Caryl Churchill’s dystopian look at the future, “Far Away,” 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, Aug. 31-Sept. 2, and 2 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Sept. 2-3, in the Annie Sellars Jordan Parlor Theatre in Main Building ...
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Nudes and nature make perfect partners in new show ...

By: David Willard Dutch abstract painter Piet Mondrian once said, “It is possible that, through horizontal and vertical lines constructed with awareness, but not with calculation, led by high intuition, and brought to harmony and ...
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Noted cinematographer makes the Connection

The Artistic Connection will present a special event featuring award-winning cinematographer and University of North Carolina School of the Arts School of Filmmaking faculty member Thomas E. Ackerman, whose credits include such perennial favorites as ...
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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 ...