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Iconic Bowman Gray Statue Moving to New Home

by staff The statue of Bowman Gray, the man recognized for bringing Wake Forest School of Medicine to Winston-Salem, will be moved from its current location in front of the School of Medicine on Hawthorne Road to its new home at the future Bowman Gray Center for Medical Education in […]

by · June 24, 2016 · 0 comments · Local Interest, News
Bedbugs Found at Clark Campbell Transportation Center Downtown

Bedbugs Found at Clark Campbell Transportation Center Downtown

by staff The Winston-Salem Transit Authority staff has discovered bedbugs inside the Clark Campbell Transportation Center, located at 100 W. Fifth St., and has scheduled eradication services for this weekend. Wednesday of this week WSTA staff and the city’s Property and Facilities Management staff discovered bedbugs in the restrooms and […]

by · June 24, 2016 · 0 comments · Notifications, Public Safety
Stand Against HB2 to Feature Over 30 Bands and Musicians

Stand Against HB2 to Feature Over 30 Bands and Musicians

by staff Sunday, June 26 will find over 30 North Carolina bands and musicians taking the stage in the Millennium Center to “Stand Against HB2″. The fundraiser concert is the second such event in North Carolina, the first of which was a sold out concert at the Haw River Ballroom […]

Head-on Collision on US 421 Downtown Sends 5 to Hospital, Closes Highway

Head-on Collision on US 421 Downtown Sends 5 to Hospital, Closes Highway

by staff At 10:35 pm Thursday, Officers with the WSPD responded to US 421 South near Broad St. on a traffic crash involving personal injury. The preliminary investigation revealed that a 2003 Jeep Wrangler, driven by Steven Paul Haam, was traveling west on US 421 South (in the wrong direction) […]

by · June 24, 2016 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
What’s Happening in Camel City June 23-26

What’s Happening in Camel City June 23-26

Compiled by Carissa Joines Summer is officially upon us, and the long evenings provide opportunity for all kinds of activity in Camel City. Live music outdoors, a night at the museum, fundraisers and theater are just some of the events on tap this weekend. Check out our guide below and […]

by · June 23, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events
Increasing the “Wow” Factor – Five Tips to Get Your Home Show Ready

Increasing the “Wow” Factor – Five Tips to Get Your Home Show Ready

By Karin Head So, after months of looking, you’ve FINALLY found the perfect home for you and your family. Or, you’re empty-nesters who are looking to downsize as the next phase of your life begins. Possibly, you’ve taken a new job in another city and are in the process of […]

by · June 23, 2016 · 0 comments · Arts & Innovation, Business, Innovation
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Ministers’ Conference of Winston-Salem and Vicinity Issues a “Call to the Community”

by staff The Ministers’ Conference of Winston-Salem and Vicinity has issued a Call to the Community, seeking community engagement alongide officials and law enforcement in reducing violence. Bishop Todd L. Fulton, President of the MCWS&V, along with Rev. Alvin Carlisle, Social Justice Ministry Chair for the Conference, relased the follownig […]

by · June 23, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
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Construction to Affect Activities at Salem Lake Beginning June 27

Last day for fishing licenses and boat registrations is June 26th by staff The bait shop, fishing pier and boat launch ramp at Salem Lake will be closed starting Monday, June 27, to allow for construction of a new marina center and related improvements. The Salem Lake Trail will remain […]

by · June 23, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Sporting/Outdoors
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Mountain Valley Hospice to Administer National Model for Medicare/Medicaid “Care Choices” Program

by staff The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation has selected Mountain Valley Hospice and Palliative Care to administer its “Care Choices” demonstration model. Mountain Valley Hospice & Palliative Care provides hospice services to terminally ill patients and their families in 17 counties from 8 locations in North Carolina and […]

by · June 23, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Health
Piedmont Wind Symphony and Judy Barnes Band to Perform for Arts Council’s Summer Parks Series Final Concerts

Piedmont Wind Symphony and Judy Barnes Band to Perform for Arts Council’s Summer Parks Series Final Concerts

Free Patriot Pops concerts in July will feature local rock band Judy Barnes by staff The Summer Parks Series will conclude its six-performance inaugural season with free “Patriotic Pops” concerts at Triad Park at 6:00 p.m. on Sunday July 3 and Tanglewood Park at 6:00 p.m. Sunday July 13. “The […]