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The Arts

Ten great (and two interesting) Works with Triad associations

Ten Great (and Two Interesting) Books, Blu-rays, Albums and Songs by, about or starring People connected with the Triad In no particular order, other than ...
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Top Ten Triad Meals for Five Dollars or Less

In the late 90s, I was a fan of the $3.25 plate at Hayble’s Hearth and ate almost every Sunday at Robinson’s, where three “vegetables” ...
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The Arts

New on Netflix and Amazon Prime for January

Ian’s Picks (all Netflix, as new Amazon pickings seem pretty dire this month) Superman the Movie (1978) and Superman 2 (1980). Richard Donner’s original is ...
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Movies and Original Programming available on Netflix and Amazon Prime ...

Ian’s Netflix picks: Fauda. Imagine The Wire set in Ramallah. Israeli cop series praised for its portrayal of Palestinian daily life, with the London Times ...
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The Triad’s Real Civil War Heritage

“We just want to celebrate our heritage,” said Gary Williamson, founder of the Snow Camp based organization Alamance County Taking Back Alamance County (ACTBAC) at ...
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Editor's picksFood & Drink

The Triad’s Top Ten Sunday Brunches

On the theory that restaurant people know about good competing restaurants, I arrived at this list after consulting friends who work at such places as ...
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Food & Drink

San Luis: One of Greensboro’s First Authentic Mexican Restaurants Still ...

“Oh my God, it has a face!” said my date when the waiter set my gape-mouthed mojarra frita on our table at San Luis 1 ...
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The Arts

Nicole Sarrocco and Her “Occasionally True” Ghosts

Nicole Sarrocco is the author of Ill-Mannered Ghosts: An Occasionally True Account of Hillbilly Stonehenge, Occult Cleaning Products, the Lady in the Picture, and the ...
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Editor's picksFood & Drink

Four Options for a Take-Out Thanksgiving Dinner

There are three traditional options for Thanksgiving dinner: cook it yourself, sponge off someone else’s generosity, or go out to a restaurant. But what if ...
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Food & Drink

Greensboro finally has a real, and really good, Chinese restaurant

While Greensboro offers excellent Thai, Vietnamese, Japanese and Korean cuisine, it’s been a long time since we had a decent sit-down home-style authentic Chinese restaurant. ...