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a time to kill

Twin City Stage Presents “A Time to Kill”

By Staff Twin City Stage will present “A Time to Kill”,opening on Friday, November 7, at the Arts Council Theatre. Featuring Derrick Parker as Carl Lee Hailey and Brian joyce as Jake Brigance, this will be the first time this stage adaptation of John Grishim’s popular novel will be performed […]

by · October 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
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Evening the Odds- WFU Faculty Finds Technology to Help Blind Student See Math Clearly

By Staff Kathryn Webster listens to her computer spit out a rapid-fire stream of numbers and symbols in a metallic voice.  To the average person, the computer is speaking robotic gibberish. To Webster, an aspiring mathematician who also happens to be blind, the computer is describing a statistics problem.  Despite […]

by · October 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation
little rascals

#Gamergate – or, How I Learned to Stop Worrying & Love the Internet

By Michael A. Wiseman   There’s a comment during the end of Kubrick’s ‘Dr. Strangelove’ that goes, “we must not allow a mine shaft gap!” For those who haven’t seen it, the idea is that, in the event of a doomsday scenario, human civilization would be forced underground (into what […]

by · October 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation
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The Arts Council of Winston Salem & Forsyth County has Made a Total of 73 grants Totaling $1,875,000

By Staff Editor’s Note: CCD editor-in-chief Chad Nance would like to thank the Arts Council of Winston-Salem & Forsyth county, for granting him the funds to market his new speculative fiction novel Existential Threat and it’s sequels. “The Arts Council gives emerging artist that extra boost to become their potential. The grant they have […]

by · October 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
birdman

r/view: Birdman

By Marshall Shaffer   I hardly think it counts as a spoiler anymore to say that “Birdman” (sometimes also credited with the title “The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance”) is edited to make the majority of the film appears as if there are not edits. This does not, however, mean the […]

by · October 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Entertainment, Film
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New Winston Museum Launches Online Exhibition

By Staff   New Winston Museum has announced their new web-based digital exhibition, “City at a Glance,” exploring the stories of our community through historic maps and images. At New Winston Museum, accessibility was a major goal, and they want everyone to be able to share in the fun of […]

by · October 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Museums
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Bookmarks & Summit School Present a Book Release Celebration Featuring Charlie Lovett

By Staff   Bookmarks and Summit School will hold a Book Release Celebration for Charlie Lovett’s newest nove l”First Impressions: A Novel of Old Books, Unexpected Love, and Jane Austen” on Thursday, October 16 at 7 pm in the Loma Hopkins Theatre at Summit School at 2100 Reynolda Road in […]

by · October 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Literature
Just in Time for Halloween- Theatre Alliance Brings Us Carrie: The Musical

Just in Time for Halloween- Theatre Alliance Brings Us Carrie: The Musical

By Staff   Opening on October 24th, the Winston-Salem Theatre Alliance in in rehearsals now to gear up for their premier of “Carrie:The musical”. This adaption of Stephen King’s seminal horror novel will be directed by directed by Jamie Lawson and musically directed by David Lane. The cast features Ann […]

by · October 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Arts, Arts & Innovation, Live Performances
financial literacy

Allegacy Federal Credit Union Announces 5K Event To Benefit The Center for Smart Financial Choices

by Staff   Allegacy Federal Credit Union, one of the largest credit unions in North Carolina, will host its first Retro Run 5K at Tanglewood Park on Saturday, November 1, 2014. The ‘Making Strides For Financial Fitness’ event will benefit The Center for Smart Financial Choices (The Center), a non-profit […]

by · October 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation