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The Green Bean joins the Joe Van Gogh family

The Green Bean was founded in 2002 and remains the longest-standing coffee shop in the city, Coen Cauthen The Green Bean’s retail operations manager, said. In 2009, the original owners Pete and Anne Schroth sold ...
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Greensboro’s Magpie Thief play Winston-Salem

The Greensboro duo Magpie Thief had some hard-to-ignore, real-life events shaping the music they made last year. Singer, songwriter and banjo player Emily Stewart had a cat that was killed by a neighbor’s unrestrained, aggressive ...
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New executive director of GDPI strives for more community-oriented parks

By: Eva Ellenburg Almost eight weeks into his new position as executive director, Rob Overman already has plans to progress the principal ideal of community engagement upon which Greensboro Downtown Parks Incorporated is built. Following ...
Co-owner Mike Horan of Horigan's House of Taps poses in front of what he says is the most popular place to take a picture at in Horigan's. The hand painted mural was created by a friend of the Horans.
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Horigan’s House of Taps: Not your average beer and wine ...

Co-owner of Horigan’s House of Taps, Mike Horan was inspired to open Horigan’s with his wife by a bar he visited in Oceanside, California, called Barrel Republic. “I saw the technology there, they were a ...
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Contest winners design apps for smarter NC cities

Flying cars may still be out of reach, but winners of a recent app design contest have built applications to increase the ease and efficiency of daily life in the future. Thanks to finalists in ...
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2017 COLTRANE JAZZFEST ANNOUNCES STELLAR SATURDAY LINEUP

High Point, N.C. — Multi-instrumentalist and contemporary saxophone giant Gerald Albright will make his second appearance at the John Coltrane International Jazz and Blues Festival, performing with guitar and vocal sensation Jonathan Butler on Saturday, September ...
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Nationally touring group returns home for benefit concert

Greensboro, N.C.– In 2010, Erinn Diaz founded Letters From Home began in Winston-Salem, NC with their mission to travel the country honoring our nation’s veterans, active military heroes and their families, by reviving patriotism through ...
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Results Announced from Arts and Economic Prosperity 5 Study: Nonprofit ...

    Winston-Salem, N.C.– A study led by Americans for the Arts and conducted by economists from the Georgia Institute of Technology shows that nonprofit arts and cultural organizations in Forsyth County are having a ...
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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 6:00 pm. This Double Header features the Light Side vs. ...
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“Single Channel Catalyst II” brings art and artist from different ...

By: James Ross Kiefer There becomes a point when mundane objects such as clothing, jars, plates and other items transcend a basic functionality. They develop a meaning to us, evoke an emotional response and at ...