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Institute for Dismantling Racism – Community Dialogue for the Good of Our City

By Staff On February 3, 2015, the Institute for Dismantling Racism will convene a community dialogue to explore pathways to a just and flourishing Winston-Salem. Events in Ferguson, Staten Island, Columbia, and other places urgently press questions of social justice into public conversation. The dialogue is an attempt to relate […]

by · January 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events
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Reynolda House Announces $5 Million Campaign with Leadership Gift from RAI Foundation

By Staff   Reynolda House Executive Director Allison Perkins Thursday night announced a $1 million commitment from the Reynolds American Foundation to the museum’s campaign, Reynolda at 100. More than 70 donors and friends of the museum gathered in the historic 1917 Reynolda House reception hall for the private event […]

by · January 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation
Suspect Jumps from Bridge During Police Pursuit After Robbing Drug Store

Suspect Jumps from Bridge During Police Pursuit After Robbing Drug Store

By Staff   On Thursday at approximately 4:02am, Patrol Officers with the WSPD responded to the Walgreens across from Baptist Hospital on an armed robbery from the Walgreen’s pharmacy. According to witnesses 40 year-old Boby Ray Cabe of Thomsville and 31 year-old James Matthew Greer of Trinity entered the front […]

by · January 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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Rep. Ed Hanes Joins Fellow Dems in Pro-Business Caucus

By Staff Bringing to mind memories of Bill Clinton and the New Democrats of the late 80′s and early 90′s, Winston-Salem Representative Ed Hanes(NC72) has joined eleven other Democrats in the General Assembly who have come together as a pro-business alliance, hoping to give their constituents and party a seat […]

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Author & Illustrator to Lead Family Book Event at Twin City Hive Saturday

By Staff On Saturday Twin City Hive will host a very special meet and greet with the local author and illustrator of the recently released family book, “The Ella Zoo”, an illustrated book of children’s poetry. This afternoon event will feature poetry readings by the author, a creative hands-on activity […]

CCD Editorial Cartoon – The Art Pope Network

CCD Editorial Cartoon – The Art Pope Network

By Andrew David Cox     Andrew David Cox, from Pfafftown, is a cartoonist, painter and illustrator who specializes in editorial cartoons and political art. Cox drew editorial cartoons for The Appalachian, the student newspaper of Appalachian State, from August of 2012 to May of 2014. His student cartooning work […]

by · January 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Columns, Community, Government Services, Guests
Hanes-Lowrance Parents & Students Fired Up After Being Kept in the Dark About Toxic Waste Under Their School

Hanes-Lowrance Parents & Students Fired Up After Being Kept in the Dark About Toxic Waste Under Their School

By Chad Nance, Carissa Joines, & Michael Wiseman “I haven’t heard on articulate answer this evening.” – A Hanes Magnet Middle parent “When you threaten me with an attorney, I can say less.” – WS/FC County Superintendent of Schools Dr. Beverly Emory “It is not prudent to play with people’s […]

by · January 29, 2015 · 9 comments · Education, School Board & Admin
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Latino Community Credit Union Robbed

By Staff   On Wednesday at approximately 4:09pm, officers with the WSPD were dispatched to the Latino Community Credit Union on Waughtown St. to investigate a reported robbery. officers learned that a white male entered the business and presented a note to the teller demanding money. The suspect fled the […]

by · January 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Police Blotter, Public Safety
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RAI Expects Lorillard Merger to be Completed in First Half of 2015

By Staff   On Wednesday an important step was taken by Reynolds American Inc. toward the merger between Winston-Salem’s legacy tobacco company and Greensboro’s when RAI announced that at a special shareholders meeting, Reynolds American shareholders approved two proposals related to the company’s proposed acquisition of Lorillard, Inc. RAI shareholders […]

by · January 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation
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Winston-Salem Symphony Announces 2015-2016 Season

By Staff On Sunday the Winston-Salem Symphony, Robert Moody, Music Director, announced its 2015-2016 season. A season that looks to be eclectic and accessible to all audiences.  The upcoming season includes a memorable selection of Classics concerts, Plugged-In Pops concerts, and Discovery Concerts for Kids that includes a live recreation […]