Rss yesweekly.com Rss yesweekly.com http://yesweekly.com/articles.sec-235-1-dirt.html Sat, 23 May 2015 00:00:00 -0700 en hourly 1 <![CDATA[RECENT CASES SHOW HUMAN TRAFFICKING ACTIVITY IN GREENSBORO]]> http://yesweekly.com/article-19821-recent-cases-show-human-trafficking-activity-in-greensboro.html RECENT CASES SHOW HUMAN TRAFFICKING ACTIVITY IN GREENSBORO
Greensboro Vice and Narcotics Officers arrested two women for prostitution during an investigation last week, and discovered an admitted human trafficking victim. The investigation, which began on May 11, took place at two Greensboro hotels and a business park on Cheshire Way....]]>
<![CDATA[TITLE I FORMULA LEAVES SCHOOL IN THE LURCH]]> http://yesweekly.com/article-19797-title-i-formula-leaves-school-in-the-lurch.html TITLE I FORMULA LEAVES SCHOOL IN THE LURCH
The new formula for calculating Title I funding for schools in Guilford County will cause Northwood and other schools like it to lose money that is essential for teaching students that come from low-income homes, live in poverty, are homeless, or have other difficult circumstances that can hinder their education....]]>
<![CDATA[PREYER BREWING EXPANDS GREENSBORO’S CRAFT BEER SCENE]]> http://yesweekly.com/article-19777-preyer-brewing-expands-greensboro%25E2%2580%2599s-craft-beer-scene.html PREYER BREWING EXPANDS GREENSBORO’S CRAFT BEER SCENE
President and Head Brewer Calder Preyer picked up a taste for well made craft beer while backpacking in Europe about a decade ago....]]>
<![CDATA[THE END OF A SIMPLE IDEA]]> http://yesweekly.com/article-19758-the-end-of-a-simple-idea.html THE END OF A SIMPLE IDEA
In the third week of March the drive to create a parklet outside of a Downtown Greensboro bookstore was entering its final stage....]]>
<![CDATA[SMALL PARKLETS SPAWN BIG DEBATE IN DOWNTOWN GREENSBORO]]> http://yesweekly.com/article-19730-small-parklets-spawn-big-debate-in-downtown-greensboro.html SMALL PARKLETS SPAWN BIG DEBATE IN DOWNTOWN GREENSBORO
Driven by Downtown Greensboro Inc.’s project manager, Steven Harrison, the parklets initiative involved multiple levels of Greensboro’s city staff, interested business owners, faculty and students from UNC- Greensboro, in addition to the DGI board itself, which received regular updates on the idea’s progress....]]>
<![CDATA[FINALIST FOR GREENWAY CORNERSTONE MEET WITH PUBLIC]]> http://yesweekly.com/article-19687-finalist-for-greenway-cornerstone-meet-with-public.html FINALIST FOR GREENWAY CORNERSTONE MEET WITH PUBLIC
Everything about this meeting showed it would be no normal business presentation. From the one faded brick wall, to Hudson, the Burmese Mountain Dog, working her way through the crowd, the public presentation by Shaun Cassidy and Laurel Holtzapple on Thursday was a fascinating experience....]]>
<![CDATA[PROJECT’S DEMISE HIGHLIGHTS LACK OF COHESION IN DOWNTOWN GREENSBORO]]> http://yesweekly.com/article-19704-project%25E2%2580%2599s-demise-highlights-lack-of-cohesion-in-downtown-greensboro.html <![CDATA[HOOTS AND HOLLERIN’]]> http://yesweekly.com/article-19663-hoots-and-hollerin%25E2%2580%2599.html HOOTS AND HOLLERIN’
What is going on down in the End of Winston-Salem? More specifically, what is going on with Hoots Roller Bar & Beer Co. and The Porch? Some sporadic and ill-timed banter spread through social media in the past week like wildfire, but no major announcements have been made from any of the sought after sources....]]>
<![CDATA[BERGER JR.'s BLOUNTS CREEK RULING TO BE APPEALED BY ENVIRONMENTAL GROUPS]]> http://yesweekly.com/article-19671-berger-jrs-blounts-creek-ruling-to-be-appealed-by-environmental-groups.html BERGER JR.'s BLOUNTS CREEK RULING TO BE APPEALED BY ENVIRONMENTAL GROUPS
At issue is a state permit issued to Martin Marietta Minerals Inc. that would allow the company to pump 12 million gallons of wastewater a day from a new marine limestone mine into the Blounts Creek Watershed....]]>
<![CDATA[FOOD STORM TACKLES NUTRITION AND POVERTY AT UNCG]]> http://yesweekly.com/article-19631-food-storm-tackles-nutrition-and-poverty-at-uncg.html FOOD STORM TACKLES NUTRITION AND POVERTY AT UNCG
Food Storm, held at the Gatewood Studio Arts Building, was the last in a series of discussions on localism known as the Ashby Dialogues. More than 100 people, including social workers, activist, government and non-profit leaders, and students assembled on the building’s third floor....]]>