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CCD RiverRun Review – ‘Yosemite’ (2015)

By Michael A. Wiseman   In the 80s, coming of age films were all the rage. From Goonies to E.T., kids with smart mouths and big adventures were pretty much a guaranteed money train. But as the 90s came about, kid ideals were replaced with adult conversations, and by the […]

CCD Weekend RiverRun Guide April 24 – 26

CCD Weekend RiverRun Guide April 24 – 26

By Michael A. Wiseman Checking out the RiverRun Film Festival this week but not sure what to see? We’ve highlighted our daily picks to help you decide what’s worth your time and hard-earned money. There’s something for everyone at RiverRun, so get out there and spend a day at the movies!

Electric Camel Pod- RiverRun Filmmaker 2015 Edition – Ted Roach & Neil Williams

Electric Camel Pod- RiverRun Filmmaker 2015 Edition – Ted Roach & Neil Williams

Chad & Tim sit down with two of RiverRun’s independent filmmakers to discuss the struggles of getting a film to viewers.  Director Ted Roach discusses his film “120 Days” which addresses the immigration debate from the most human of perspectives.  Director and Winston-Salem native Neil Williams along with producer Channing […]

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RiverRun Brings a Fresh Perspective on Camel City

By Cyndi Briggs   An old woman wakes before dawn. Lights an oil lamp. Walks down a dark hallway to a kitchen. Measures flour and milk. Kneads dough. An old man measures coffee. Grinds it. Pours the boiling water. The woman brings the bread and they eat breakfast in silence […]

CCD Daily RiverRun Guide – Thursday, April 23rd

CCD Daily RiverRun Guide – Thursday, April 23rd

By Michael A. Wiseman Checking out the RiverRun Film Festival this week but not sure what to see? We’ve highlighted our daily picks to help you decide what’s worth your time and hard-earned money. There’s something for everyone at RiverRun, so get out there and spend a day at the movies!

Micro-Doc MCW Midget Wrestling – Beyond the Squared Circle

Micro-Doc MCW Midget Wrestling – Beyond the Squared Circle

The midget wrestlers of MCW rolled through town on April 18th 2015, and CCD was there to go beyond the squared circle.  Meet Blix, Meatball, Cowboy and the rest of the MCW family for a unique look at the in-the-ring heroics and backstage realities of life on the road. You […]

by · April 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Events
Global Organization Names Winston-Salem a Great City for Startups

Global Organization Names Winston-Salem a Great City for Startups

By Staff Winston-Salem has been recognized for being a hub for innovation, economic growth, and prosperity at the local level. It’s been named a Startup Grind city, joining a global community of 150 cities across 65 countries who excel at connecting entrepreneurs and fostering innovation.

Local Documentary “The Final Rummage” Celebrates Winston-Salem Event, Culture, and Citizens

Local Documentary “The Final Rummage” Celebrates Winston-Salem Event, Culture, and Citizens

By Michael A. Wiseman There’s this idea in modern culture that all things are temporary… that physical things are disposable, that ownership is nothing more than a vague notion, and that our current space and time will soon be demolished for something “new.”

CCD Daily RiverRun Guide – Wednesday, April 22nd

CCD Daily RiverRun Guide – Wednesday, April 22nd

By Michael A. Wiseman Checking out the RiverRun Film Festival this week but not sure what to see? We’ve highlighted our daily picks to help you decide what’s worth your time and hard-earned money. There’s something for everyone at RiverRun, so get out there and spend a day at the movies!

Small Business Week at Forsyth Tech

Small Business Week at Forsyth Tech

By Allan Younger   We are very excited !!!  We have scheduled 21 events the week of 5/4-5/8. Please mark your calendars to make plans to join us at the Small Business Center.  Our sessions will include social media, credit, technology, digital marketing, and much more. Here is some important […]

by · April 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation