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Local Doctors to Help Find Treatment for Ménière’s Disease

By Carissa Joines Ménière’s disease is a crippling disorder which results in repeated violent attacks of dizziness, ringing in the ear (tinnitus) and hearing loss or permanent deafness in the affected ear. As if those symptoms weren’t bad enough, the most severe cases of Ménière’s are only able to be […]

by · August 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation
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Camel City Women at Work – Sally Gupton Photography

By Asia Sheppard   Sally Gupton is a prominent and extraordinary photographer from Winston-Salem. I got to catch up with her at her cozy and welcoming office downtown. Sally is just like the vibrant photos that she shoots: charismatic, elegant, and engaging. The Person Sally is a native of Winston-Salem […]

by · August 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation
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Former Wake Med Prof Joins Novant Health

By Staff William G. Ward, M.D., an orthopedic surgeon and researcher, has joined Novant Health as physician leader of the musculoskeletal service line in its greater Winston-Salem market, including Clemmons, Mocksville, Kernersville and King. He will also be lead clinician at Novant Health Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, a new practice […]

by · August 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation
RAI Subsidiary Produces Drug from Tobacco that Treats US Aid Workers with Ebola

RAI Subsidiary Produces Drug from Tobacco that Treats US Aid Workers with Ebola

By Staff   Bloomberg online is reporting that a drug derived from the tobacco plant appears to be working as a treatment for two Americans who have been infected with Ebola during the recent outbreak in Liberia and four other African countries. Nancy Writebol and Dr. Kent Brantly, a physician […]

by · August 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation
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RAI Celebrates 10 Years by Ringing the Bell at the NYSE

By staff   Reynolds American Inc. celebrated its 10th anniversary today on Friday with a closing bell ceremony at the New York Stock Exchange. Susan M. Cameron, RAI’s president and chief executive officer, joined a group of company employees ringing the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange, recognizing […]

by · August 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation
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Lowes Foods Brings New Look & Jobs to Neighborhood Stores in Lewisville & Reynolda Manor

By Carissa Joines   Lowes Foods, a family owned, Carolinas-based company headquartered in Winston-Salem, celebrated the remodeling of two of their Forsyth County stores Wednesday with ribbon cutting ceremonies. The Lewisville and Reynolda Road stores were the latest Lowes Foods to undergo remodeling, following the completion of the effort in […]

by · July 24, 2014 · 1 comment · Business, Innovation
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Lorillard Investor Sues to Halt RJ Reynolds Deal

By Staff   Bloomberg BuisnessWeek is reporting that a Lorillard shareholder named Vincent Valentino has filed suit Wednesday in a Delaware Court seeking to block the recently announced purchase of the Greensboro-based tobacco giant. Lorillard stock price fell almost 1% to $60.48 at 4:01pm Wednesday following news of the impending […]

by · July 24, 2014 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation
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RJ Reynolds Tobacco Co Hit With Record Judgement – Will Appeal

By Staff   On Friday a Florida jury awarded a widow $23.6 billion in punitive damages in her lawsuit against tobacco giant R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company., Cynthia Robinson claimed that smoking killed her husband, Michael Johnson, in 1996. She argued R.J. Reynolds was negligent in not informing him that nicotine […]

by · July 21, 2014 · 14 comments · Business, Innovation
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Flywheel Co-Working Space Now Open in Innovation Quarter

By Staff Flywheel, the newest co-working innovation space in Winston-Salem, is now open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, for business. Flywheel offers a flexible, shared space within a collaborative community for independent professionals, entrepreneurs and innovators to come together and work “on the fly.” This is a […]

by · July 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation
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Truliant Federal Credit Union Celebrates Opening of New Branch in Whitaker Square

By Carissa Joines Truliant Federal Credit Union held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Tuesday to mark the opening of their new Whitaker Square branch in Winston-Salem, the financial institution’s home city. The 2,650 square foot facility is located at 1985 N Peace Haven Road in the Whitaker Square shopping center. This […]

by · July 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Business, Innovation