Editor’s picks

Top picks by Yes Weekly editor.

Editor's picksOpinion

It’s time for Greensboro’s secret Internet plans to involve the ...

Imagine if the City of Greensboro decided to take a lane of 45 MPH Wendover Avenue, give it to a private company and allow that ...
Greensboro City Workers Union members (Credit: UE Local 150)
Editor's picksEric Fink

Greensboro city workers form a union

Greensboro municipal workers and community members will gather at City Hall on Tuesday to show support for the recently-established Greensboro City Workers Union. It’s a ...
Editor's picksThe Arts

A/perture makes an adjustment to non-profit status

As Winston-Salem’s a/perture cinemas shines a light toward its eighth anniversary, the three-screen independent multiplex has made an organizational transition in which it will now ...
Editor's picksNews

Is there any hope for climate change?

By Alastair Bland If President-elect Donald Trump actually believes all the warnings he issued during the election about the threats of immigration, he should be ...
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” ...
Editor's picksMusic

Reflecting on local music, politics and the view of 2017

There’s a popular consensus that 2016 has been one of the worst years in recent memory. The country feels terminally divided and on the brink ...
Editor's picksThe Arts

From girl power to new theatres, the best of 2016

This year wasn’t just full of laugh-out-loud comedies, intense dramas and moving ballets. To me, the highlight reel of the performing arts in 2016 is ...
Editor's picksNews

Tiny Houses Bring Big Change

You may have seen it while driving down Spring Street: A slope-roofed house smaller than many garden sheds, bearing a banner on its green paneled ...
Editor's picksMusic

Singer and songwriter Clay Howard releases new EP

Like many people, singer and songwriter Clay Howard was initially motivated to make music by a sense of style. Howard got his first electric guitar ...
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 ...