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Event: WRECK THE REGION 2K17 CHARLOTTE NC

by Kingdom Builders I.M.F.C. Inc. 4543 The Plaza, Charlotte, NC 28215 Charlotte, NC28215 Start : 2017-10-20T19:00:00-04:00 End : 2017-10-22T16:00:00-04:00

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Event: Charlotte's Web

by Gaston Christian School 1625 Lowell Bethesda Road, Gastonia, NC 28056 Gastonia, NC28056 Start : 2017-10-27T19:00:00-04:00 End : 2017-10-27T21:00:00-04:00

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Amy Dixon: A Passion for plants leads two friends to open downtown garden shop in ‎Winston-Salem‏

Buy Now Terrariums and house plants are available for sale at Dandelion Treasure, the home furnishings arm of the pop-up urban garden center created by Sprigg Parker and Gina McClamrock in the space behind the Triad Food Buying Co-op on Brenner Street. Sprigg's at the Co-op is only open on Saturdays

GREENSBORO.COM - 2017-10-20 22:15:00

Bus Driver Shortage Continues to Worsen for ‎Winston-Salem‏ Forsyth Co. Schools

WINSTON-SALEM, NC -- A big problem continues to get bigger for Winston-Salem Forsyth County Schools - a lack of available school bus drivers. The district started the school year down 20 bus drivers. Now, the void is even worse. WSFCS needs to fill 32 open bus driver positions after losing a dozen d

WFMYNEWS2.COM - 2017-10-20 21:19:59

‎Winston-Salem‏ Holds Job Fair For Equipment Operators

WINSTON-SALEM, NC - The City of Winston-Salem is trying to address a "critical shortage" within its workforce. The city is looking to hire more than 50 equipment operators. On Friday, the city hosted a public job fair in search of people capable of operating backhoes, loaders, motor graders, dump tr

WFMYNEWS2.COM - 2017-10-20 21:16:35

Two ‎Winston-Salem‏ men convicted of committing more than $1 million in health care fraud

Two Winston-Salem men were convicted this week on federal charges that they committed more than $1 million in health care fraud through a company they started in Jacksonville, Fla. Shawn Thorpe, 30, and Ruben McLain, 46, pleaded guilty Tuesday in U.S. District Court in the Middle District of Florida

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2017-10-20 20:41:00

Crews on scene of gas leak in ‎Winston-Salem‏

(WGHP) WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Crews are on the scene of a gas leak in the 100 block of Polo Road in Winston-Salem. The area near the intersection of Polo Road and Indiana Avenue will likely remain closed Friday afternoon. (WGHP) WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Crews are on the scene of a gas leak in the 100 bl

MY FOX 8 - 2017-10-20 20:12:24

Incident at ‎Winston-Salem‏ State heads to Title IX hearing

A student accused of fondling two freshmen at a Winston-Salem State University dorm last month will have a Title IX hearing. The male student, whose name has not been released, was placed on interim suspension from the school on Sept. 19, said Jay Davis, director of media relations for the universit

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2017-10-20 15:51:00

Event: Raleigh - Cary- Eagle Means Better Business!

by Eagle Resourcing Networks 821 Buck Jones Road, Raleigh, NC 27606 Raleigh, NC27606 Start : 2017-10-26T08:30:00-04:00 End : 2017-10-26T10:00:00-04:00

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'The Legend of Buster Neal' opens Thursday night in ‎Winston-Salem‏

Nathan Purdee, who has appeared in three daytime soap operas and episodes of "Law and Order" and "House of Cards," is in the Triad this week to star in "The Legend of Buster Neal" for the North Carolina Black Repertory Company. The play tells the story of the challenges and choices among four genera

WXII 12 - 2017-10-19 21:31:00

Bee Safe Plans Downtown Self-Storage Facilities in Charlotte and ‎Winston-Salem‏, NC

Bee Safe Storage and Wine Cellar, a Greensboro, N.C.-based self-storage operator with five locations in the state, is planning two new facilities in Charlotte and Winston-Salem, N.C., its first in downtown markets. The Charlotte project has caused some controversy due to its proximity to a light-rai

INSIDE SELF-STORAGE - 2017-10-19 20:29:40

Old ‎Winston-Salem‏ mill homes popular Tex-Mex restaurant

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- There's a real trend in the Triad to bring old buildings back to life, especially old mills. One in Winston-Salem is home to a hot Tex-Mex restaurant. The owner is from Houston and loves to share a taste of Texas with the Triad. They serve avocado fries, naked burritos, and ch

MY FOX 8 - 2017-10-19 15:23:34

‎Winston-Salem‏ man shot, killed

A Winston-Salem man died after being shot Wednesday night, police said. Dontrell Warren, 25,of Ferrell Court was shot outside a home in the 2100 block of East 23rd Street, police said. He was taken to Baptist Hospital, where he died due to his injuries. The Winston-Salem Police Department asks that

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL - 2017-10-19 10:30:00

‎Winston-Salem‏ police involved in standoff with man barricaded in home

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- A large law enforcement presence lined along Transou Road in Winston-Salem Wednesday night. Law enforcement has been on the scene for about four hours. A portion of Transou Road is currently blocked. According to Forsyth County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Brad Stanley, deput

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‎Winston-Salem‏ police respond to barricade situation in Pfafftown

Authorities say a man barricaded himself in a home when deputies tried to serve a protective order in Pfafftown. Chief Deputy Sheriff Brad Stanley says Forsyth County sheriff's deputies responded to the home on Dixiana Lane around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday to serve a domestic violence protective order re

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‎Winston-Salem‏ residents hold meeting in response to recent violent crimes

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Violent crimes, gangs and the future of our youth were at the forefront of a community meeting held in the wake of two violent crimes in neighborhoods off of South Main Street in Winston-Salem Wednesday afternoon. "I am extremely proud to say that overall, in this community, o

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Event: Death Cafe Raleigh

by Heather Hill 7615 Six Forks Road, Raleigh, NC 27615 Raleigh, NC27615 Start : 2017-10-18T18:30:00-04:00 End : 2017-10-18T20:30:00-04:00 Description...

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Event: Real Estate Investing Webinar ‎Winston-Salem‏

by Winston-salem, NC Winston-salem, NC Start : 2017-10-24T20:00:00-04:00 End : 2017-10-24T20:30:00-04:00 Description Interested in real estate investing?

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Looking Past Fall, ‎Winston-Salem‏ Crews Prepare for Winter Weather

WINSTON-SALEM, NC - While many people are enjoying the slightly cooler fall temperatures, some road crews in the Triad are already preparing for winter weather. The City of Winston-Salem's Streets Division started winter weather drills in September. "When you get snow, anything can happen. Bad weath

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Man cited for driving while license revoked after crashing into school bus in ‎Winston-Salem‏

(Stock image) WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - A man was cited for driving with a revoked license after he crashed into a school bus carrying 21 students in Winston-Salem Wednesday morning, according to a press release. Noble Miller, 41, was driving a 2013 Dodge Caravan behind a Winston-Salem/Forsyth County S

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‎Winston-Salem‏ Pride: Cherishing People Through Entertainment and Fun

For many, celebration comes in the form of birthday parties and holiday gifts, but for the LGBT+ community, celebration means Gay Pride. On Saturday, Winston-Salem Pride united people from the city's surrounding regions, but more importantly, it gathered people across the spectrums of sexuality and

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Armed robbery reported on Waughtown Street in ‎Winston-Salem‏

Armed robbers took an undisclosed amount of cash from the Speedway gas station at 2901 Waughtown Street early Wednesday morning, police said. Two men armed with handguns entered the store around 5:45 a.m., demanded money and left, possibly in a green SUV-type vehicle, according to a report from Wins

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL

Master plan for ‎Winston-Salem‏'s East End

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- It's a vision Councilman Derwin Montgomery sees for the east side of town. "It grew out of the fact that we see so much downtown," Montgomery said. He and a group of others have been working on the East End Master Plan for almost eight months. Now, it's time to present. Montgo

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Greer Chamber CEO Owens resigns, to join ‎Winston-Salem‏ Chamber

Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Mark Owens is resigning effective Dec. 1. Owens, who joined the Greer Chamber in 2008, was recently named to the same position with the Winston-Salem Chamber of Commerce. "Since day one, this community has embraced me as one of its own. Greer is a

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Event: Greensboro, NC: NC Real Solutions Education Town Hall

by POLICY PARTNER: C3 Issue Education Event 4000 Spring Garden Street. Suite H. Greensboro, North Carolina 27407 Greensboro, North Carolina27407

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Florida duo fuse spirituality, performance art and dance music in ‎Winston-Salem‏

Time is an experimental electronic performance duo that blends performance art, dance and devotion from Florida. I spoke to the pair, Michael and Madhava Collins, both 32, who are a married couple, by phone last week during their recent tour stop outside of Boston, Massachusetts. Time plays at Test

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Owens resigns from Chamber, headed to ‎Winston-Salem‏

Owens topped the list of more than 230 potential candidates who were considered for the Winston-Salem post. He has been at the Greer chamber since 2014. "It has been an honor to serve this community over the last nine years," Owens said in making his announcement Tuesday. "Since day one, this commun

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‎Winston-Salem‏ chamber chooses S.C. veteran as next top executive

Buy Now Mark Owens, most recently a top executive for the Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce in South Carolina, will become the next president and CEO of the Winston-Salem Chamber of Commerce.Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce photo A South Carolina economic official, Mark Owens, has been chosen as th

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL

Developers select Courtyard by Marriott site for downtown ‎Winston-Salem‏

Officials will break ground in November on a five-story, 126-room Courtyard by Marriott at 640 West Fourth Street, located between Foothills Brewery and the Center City West parking deck.Courtesy of The Russell Agency Developers will break ground in November on a five-story, 126-room Courtyard by M

WINSTON-SALEM JOURNAL

Event: Raleigh, NC: NC Real Solutions Tax Town Hall

by POLICY PARTNER: C3 Issue Education Event 3709 Neil St, Raleigh, North Carolina 27607 Raleigh, North Carolina27607 Start : 2017-10-17T18:30:00-04:00

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‎Winston-Salem‏ inventor's device may help fidgety children learn better, improve classroom behavior

Scott Ertl, the owner of Bouncy Bands LLC based in Winston-Salem, is all about movement for children and adults. "I think movement is one of the best ways to help people stay healthy," Ertl said. "If we can teach kids early on in school that when they have anxiety, hyperactivity and frustration, mov

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