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Project backers seek extension of Cascade Saloon stabilization deadline

Backers of the Cascade Saloon rehabilitation project in Downtown Greensboro will appear before City Council on Dec. 20 to ask for an extension of their ...
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Fake news demands that we evolve our thinking

No civilization has survived losing its grip on reality. Neither will America “I don’t know if it’s true or not, but it’s on Facebook” said ...
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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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Area Residents Provide Support For Syrian Refugees

On an overcast and chilly Sunday, Syrian refugees gathered in a conference room at a Holiday Inn close to Piedmont Triad International Airport. They were ...
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Guilford County Football All-Stars

Compiled by Andy Durham of greensborosports.com Editor’s note: There’s nothing much bigger across local communities in our country than high school football. It unites communities ...
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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 ...
State Senators Dan Soucek, left, and Brent Jackson, right, review historical maps during The Senate Redistricting Committee for the 2016 Extra Session in the Legislative Office Building at the N.C. General Assembly on Tuesday Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016, in Raleigh, N.C.  (Corey Lowenstein/The News & Observer via AP)
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Slay the Gerrymander

The continuing saga of gerrymandering in North Carolina is back in the headlines. On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in McCrory v. Harris, ...
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Civil Rights museum sets goals for ‘second stage’ of its ...

by John L. Swaine As 2016 reaches its end, the International Civil Rights Center & Museum nears the completion of seven years of successful operations. ...
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Greensboro Police Receive New Tool to Combat Overdoses

“My youngest son, Caleb, died from an apparent heroin overdose October 13 — 27 years and 9 days’ young. This was an unimaginable, tragic, avoidable ...
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Editor's picksThe Arts

Triad Stage performs 10th anniversary production of Beautiful Star: An ...

One of the most repeated stories in history is that of the birth of Jesus. The Biblical nativity story traditionally depicts the Virgin Mary and ...