Editor’s picks

Top picks by Yes Weekly editor.

2016 Gears & Guitars
Editor's picksMusicPressWire

National Recording Artists to Headline 2017 Gears & Guitars

Weekend Concludes with Free Concert on Memorial Day at Bailey Park This spring’s Gears & Guitars music festival – a series of concerts performed in ...
American Gothic
Editor's picksThe Arts

Shadowland: Soul snatching with Owens Daniels

“You are the ART of what I DO” – Owens Daniels By Ed Bumgardner In the not-so black-and-white world of photographer Owens Daniels, the fabled ...
Wake Forest students ride the shuttle to the new Wake Downtown classrooms and labs on the first day of classes on Tuesday, January 10, 2017. Photo by Ken Bennett/Wake Forest University
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Wake Forest Innovation Quarter Looking Toward Busy 2017

Winston-Salem is a shining example of why it is important to have a good education to fall back on in times of need. A bit ...
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Editor's picksNews

Michael Robinson uncovers an alternate history

PODCAST BY DEONNA KELLI SAYED PHOTOS BY TODD TURNER Storybooth: Skin is a four part series about negotiating color in the Contemporary South by Steve ...
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Editor's picksNews

Dog Attack Only Latest Tragedy to Beset Refugee Family

When Pastor Michael Usey of Greensboro’s College Park Baptist Church began helping a refugee family whose father and oldest child sustained injuries when their farm ...
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Editor's picksThe Arts

Home of the Brave: A Review of The Blood of ...

A Review of The Blood of Emmett Till, by Timothy Tyson (Simon & Schuster, 2017. $27.00) The sensational response to Timothy Tyson’s new history of ...
Valentines just friends
Editor's picksFood & Drink

Valentine’s Day Dates in Greensboro: A Guide for the Unprepared

It’s the zero hour before Valentine’s Day. If you’re reading this, it’s safe to assume you’re still at a loss for what to do with ...
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Editor's picksPressWire

First steps in Cascade Saloon clean up completed days before ...

Project’s National Preservation Expert to Address Local Group on February 15 Preservation Greensboro Development Fund, Inc. and The Christman Company (Christman) are providing images illustrating ...
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Editor's picksMusic

Mesmerizer Records Keeps It Mystical

New record and book shop in Winston-Salem champions ancient ritual and community spirit Maybe 18th Century Scottish philosopher/economist Adam Smith’s famous concept of the “invisible ...
io tillett wright
Editor's picksPressWire

iO Tillet Wright to speak in Winston-Salem

The Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA) will host artist and activist iO Tillet-Wright as part of the exhibit Dispatches – Live News Through Art ...