Editor's picksThe Arts

A Conversation with Fred Chappell

PHOTOS BY TODD TURNER Fred Chappell may be Greensboro’s most distinguished poet, short story writer, essayist and novelist, having won the Aiken Taylor Award for ...
Bond on Netflix
The Arts

New on Netflix and Amazon Prime for February

Considering Netflix’s lousy selection of older films, it’s gratifying that four from the late silent and early sound era debut this month. All are from ...
Organix Juice Bar
News

Tate Street Changes: From Desolation Row to Pizzaville

  The Tate Street Business District is 528 feet long, stretching from Sushi Republic near Walker Avenue, to where FedEx Office and Manhattan Deli and ...
Ms Marvel cast
The Arts

Triad Comic Shop Staffers Recommend Books for Newbies

Three years ago when I was being treated for leukemia, monthly comic books were the only reading matter I enjoyed, as my chemo-blasted brain couldn’t ...
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 ...
Editor's picksFood & Drink

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” ...
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 ...
Editor's picksThe Arts

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 ...
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 ...