Rss yesweekly.com Rss yesweekly.com http://yesweekly.com/articles.sec-235-1-dirt.html Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:00:00 -0700 en hourly 1 <![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....]]>
<![CDATA[RESIDENTS VOICE OPPOSITION TO SB 36]]> http://yesweekly.com/article-19592-residents-voice-opposition-to-sb-36.html RESIDENTS VOICE OPPOSITION TO SB 36
Proposed by Republican state Sen. Trudy Wade, the bill redraws the voting districts in Greensboro, takes away the mayor’s ability to vote on issues, only allowing a vote in the case of a tie, and eliminates at-large bids to the council, which reduce the members from nine to seven....]]>
<![CDATA[WARNERSVILLE COMES TOGETHER TO PLANT TREES]]> http://yesweekly.com/article-19593-warnersville-comes-together-to-plant-trees.html WARNERSVILLE COMES TOGETHER TO PLANT TREES
On a warm, sunny Saturday morning, nearly 300 volunteers came out to the Warnersville neighborhood to participate in the annual Neighbor- Woods “Right Plant, Right Place” tree planting program....]]>
<![CDATA[DOWNTOWN GREENWAY BRINGS GREENSBORO NEW LIFE]]> http://yesweekly.com/article-19582-downtown-greenway-brings-greensboro-new-life.html DOWNTOWN GREENWAY BRINGS GREENSBORO NEW LIFE

Beer. Restaurants. Business. The new Downtown Greenway has attracted all types to Greensboro since first breaking ground in 2009.

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<![CDATA[SCOTT NAMED GREENSBORO’S NEXT CHIEF OF POLICE]]> http://yesweekly.com/article-19583-scott-named-greensboro%25E2%2580%2599s-next-chief-of-police.html SCOTT NAMED GREENSBORO’S NEXT CHIEF OF POLICE
24-year veteran of the Greensboro Police Department was picked to be its next chief during a day of mixed emotions in which members of the African-American leadership decried the appointment as a step backward, while police officers of all sorts cheered the new chief in style....]]>
<![CDATA[SELF-HELP MOVING FORWARD AT RENAISSANCE SHOPS]]> http://yesweekly.com/article-19541-self-help-moving-forward-at-renaissance-shops.html SELF-HELP MOVING FORWARD AT RENAISSANCE SHOPS
In addition to the much publicized effort to bring a for profit, community-owned grocery store to the center, Greensboro officials said recently that the city is considering leasing about 5,000 square feet of space at the Renaissance Shops in order to bring a set of community services closer to the public....]]>