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Downtown Bike Patrol Soliciting Blankets, Caps & Gloves for the Homeless

By Staff The Downtown Bicycle Patrol is soliciting donations of gently used or new blankets, gloves and knit caps to help the homeless this winter. During last year’s inaugural blanket drive, almost 1,500 blankets were donated and distributed, said Cpl. Joshua Henry. “Last year’s drive was so successful that this […]

CCD’s Weekend Guide – October 9-11

CCD’s Weekend Guide – October 9-11

Compiled by Carissa Joines Once again Camel City is full of fun things to do and places to go this weekend! Incredible plays, a film festival, and a female dominated mini music festival are happening all weekend. Check out the listings for free community events, and don’t forget the Dixie […]

by · October 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events, Uncategorized
UPDATED: Police Investigate Homicide in the Parking Lot of Reynolda Road Theater

UPDATED: Police Investigate Homicide in the Parking Lot of Reynolda Road Theater

By Staff On Thursday at approximately 7:45pm, patrol officers with the WSPD responded to 3640 Reynolda Rd on reports of shooting. When officers arrived on scene they found an unresponsive black male inside a gold SUV. Police attempted life saving measures on the victim until EMS arrived on the scene […]

by · October 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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The Piedmont Wind Symphony Announces 26th Season Including Ben Folds at Annual Holiday Concert

By Staff The Piedmont Wind Symphony has announced their 26th season under the direction of new Artistic Director & Conductor, Matthew Troy. The upcoming season also features a Holiday Pops concert with pop superstar and winston-Salem native Ben Folds. This steller line-up includes: Frankenstein! Thursday, October 29, 2015 at 7:30 […]

by · October 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
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CROP Hunger Walk Now Registering Teams for October 18 Walk

By Staff   Teams and individuals can register to walk in the 2015 Winston-Salem/Forsyth County CROP Hunger Walk to fight hunger in our community and around the world. The 34th annual walk will be held on Sunday, October 18, at 2:30pm at Corpening Plaza in downtown Winston-Salem. The two-mile walk […]

by · October 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
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North Carolina Next to Last in How We Treat & Pay Our Teachers – Video

By Staff   By Staff The consumer website WalletHub recently released a study showing that North Carolina was 50th of 51 state school systems (That includes Washington DC) for how they treat and pay the people who are tasked with educating our children. The only state that scored worse was […]

by · October 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Education, Features

Huffington Post Columnist Byron Williams Premiers Radio Program at WSNC 90.5 FM

By Staff Syndicated columnist and author Byron Williams will bring his political and social commentary to Winston-Salem State University’s WSNC 90.5 FM radio weekly every Tuesday at 7pm in a new hour-long program called Public Morality. Williams, who recently moved to Winston-Salem from San Francisco, writes for the Huffington Post, […]

by · October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, WSSU
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Public Comment Sought for WSPD Accreditation

By Staff A team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA®), will arrive October 19, 2015 to examine all aspects of the Winston-Salem Police Department’s policy and procedures, management, operations, and support service. Chief Barry D. Rountree was recently appointed as a CALEA® commissioner. […]

by · October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Notifications, Public Safety

City of Winston-Salem Hosting State Youth Conference

By Staff   Almost 100 students representing nine youth advisory councils in North Carolina will be in Winston-Salem October 9th – 11th for the 2015 State Youth Conference. This year’s conference will be hosted by the Winston-Salem Youth Advisory Council. The theme of the conference is “Harvesting Service” and the […]

by · October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events
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Money Magazine Recommends UNCSA for President Obama’s Daughter

By Staff The University of North Carolina School of the Arts was listed with Stanford, USC, and the UCLA as a school that President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama should consider sending their daughter Malia to.  According to Money’s College Planner UNCSA did not make the official list […]

by · October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Colleges & Univ, Education, UNCSA