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Greensboro Roller Derby Presents: Star Wars, Fan Participation Double Header

Greensboro, N.C.– Greensboro Roller Derby presents the Star Wars & Fan Participation Bout taking place at the Greensboro Coliseum Fieldhouse on Saturday, June 24 at ...
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Vintage Lords Hope to Open a Museum to Showcase Their ...

About 30 miles north of Winston-Salem, out of the city and into the windy country roads of state Highway 772 in Madison, North Carolina, there ...
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Riverrun Retro Heats Up with ‘The Night of the Iguana’

The RiverRun International Film Festival and the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art have teamed up for the next “RiverRun Retro” event, a special screening of ...
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First-ever Porchfest Rocks the Dunleath Historic Neighborhood

Twenty-three front porches in the Dunleath Historic Neighborhood spread out over five streets hosted a free community-centered and family-friendly music festival on June 10 from ...
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Local Pastor’s New Film Tells the Story of “Amazing Grace” ...

Most people know the song “Amazing Grace,” but few know the story of the man behind the famous hymn. Local director and Trinity Moravian Church’s ...
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‘Special Blood’ Takes an Intimate Approach to Raising Awareness

  Most people have never heard of hereditary angioedema, an inherited blood disorder in which victims suffer periodic attacks of swelling and discomfort. Not only ...
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First Ever Dunleath Porchfest

This Saturday, June 10 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. the Dunleath Neighborhood, formerly the Historic Aycock Neighborhood, will turn its porches into stages when ...
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Piedmont-Born Comic Book Pioneer Matt Baker

Black Man’s Bombshells: Piedmont-Born Comic Book Pioneer Matt Baker by Ian McDowell Matt Baker was a damn good-looking black man who made his living drawing ...
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Governor’s School Hopeful for Return of State Funding

For 55 years, the Governor’s School of North Carolina (GSNC) has enriched the state’s most skilled and gifted high school students with innovative courses and ...
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Mary’s House Makes a Home for Greensboro’s Most Vulnerable

Mary’s House is a big wood panelled home that blends in with its neighbors on Guilford Avenue. There is a small “Safe Place” sign attached ...