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Talking to Rapper DMC About Coming ‘Back from the Dead’

In a recent phone interview, I asked Hip-Hop legend Darryl “DMC” McDaniels how it feels to be Back from the Dead, the title of his ...
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From the NFL to Orbit: Astronaut Leland Melvin Speaks in ...

Former NFL wide receiver and astronaut Leland Melvin became an internet sensation in February when a photo of him with his dogs Jake and Scout ...
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Talking Nerdy with Hip-hop Legend DMC

“If you’re a man who loves the Powerpuff Girls, dress like ‘em and walk down the block.” So said Darryl McDaniels, alias DMC, in a ...
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Hellraiser on Elm Street: An Oral History of Locally-filmed Horror

*Editor’s note:  After this article appeared, Peter Atkins wrote the following in an email, “The budget was certainly low, but it was WAY more than ...
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Joy and Remembrance on Día De Muertos

Tomorrow I will go to Green Hill Cemetery and eat lunch with my dead grandfather. He was no more Mexican than me but was my ...
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Modern Robot Puts New Life into the Living Dead

Forty-nine years ago, director George Romero and co-writer Richard Russo created the modern flesh-eating zombie, even though the ghouls of Night of the Living Dead ...
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The Triad’s Highest and Lowest Restaurant Sanitation Ratings

*Correction:  As of 12:45 a.m. EDT on Saturday, Oct. 14, New China Buffet on 5723 University Parkway in Winston-Salem was listed in the Department of ...
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Flying High with Buccaneer Author MayCay Beeler

MayCay Beeler still hosts Aviation Update on WFMY News 2 but has come a long way since 1985, when the station brought her to Greensboro ...
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What Did Cat Say When Bat Popped the Question?

Some local comic book fans are frustrated because they can’t yet read Catwoman’s answer to Batman’s recent marriage proposal. The Dark Knight first met his ...
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Taste Carolina Shows Off Downtown Deliciousness

“Over the last six years, Greensboro’s food scene has blossomed into wonderful,” said Taste Carolina Gourmet Food Tours guide Jessica Harris as she led us ...