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tim, edie, & marley

CCD News Hour – Take Your Daughter to Work Day – Gender Stereotypes & Bad Christmas Gifts

On the last show before Christmas the boys take a back seat to the girls when Chad and Tommy’s daughters take over the News Hour.  While the dads chill in the background they begin the show talking about the worst Christmas gifts they’ve ever received.  Back from the break they get […]

by · December 18, 2014 · 0 comments · CCD News Hour, Columns, Community, Downtown
downtown

CCD’s 2nd Annual Shop Local Holiday Guide – Downtown

For the last several years Camel City’s downtown has been experiencing a boom, and over the last few months the quaint storefronts and accessible sidewalks have drawn a new crowd of local retailers to the area. This guide showcases retail shops both old and new from MLK to Burke Street […]

by · December 18, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Guides & Events, Uncategorized
governor mccrory

Governor McCrory Receives Sweetheart Payout from Mortgage Brokers

By Staff “There you go again…” – Ronald Reagan Accusations of impropriety and corruption are once more be made against Governor Pat McCrory. The AP is reporting that McCrory and U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford(SC) accepted six-figure stock payouts from an online mortgage broker accused by regulators of lying to customers […]

salvation army

The Salvation Army of Greater Winston-Salem Begins Toy & Food Distribution for Christmas 2014

By Staff   On Wednesday at 9:00 am, The Salvation Army of Greater Winston-Salem will begin distribution of toys and food to families who have made application, been screened and approved. We will conclude distribution on Friday, December 19th. This process began when families made application October 6 – 11, […]

by · December 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
holiday blood drive

Give One Last Gift This Holiday Season with a Blood Donation

By Staff   The American Red Cross encourages eligible blood donors to give one last gift this holiday season and discover the true meaning of giving by donating blood. Busy holiday schedules and seasonal illnesses, like the flu, can often mean fewer donors giving blood. But for patients with cancer […]

by · December 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Health
CCD Editorial Cartoon – Re-Branding Duke Energy

CCD Editorial Cartoon – Re-Branding Duke Energy

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. […]

by · December 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Environment
historical resources commission

Forsyth County in Need of a New Historical Resources Commission Member

By Staff     The Forsyth County Historic Resources Commission needs a new member. This particular seat is a categorical position, and requires that the individual selected be an Archaeologist, Landscape Architect/Designer, Planner, Surveyor, or Arborist. Appointment to the Commission will be made by the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners. […]

by · December 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Government Services
piedmont land conservancy

Piedmont Land Conservancy to host New Year’s Day Hike at Lindale Farm

By Staff   Piedmont Land Conservancy, the local land trust serving our community, will kick off its 25th anniversary year with a guided hike and farm tour at Lindale Farm, PLC’s first protected farm encompassing 109 acres along the Deep River in High Point. PLC invites the people of the […]

by · December 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Environment
CCD’s 2nd Annual Shop Local Holiday Guide – Ardmore & Stratford Road

CCD’s 2nd Annual Shop Local Holiday Guide – Ardmore & Stratford Road

by Carissa Joines   Stratford Road has long been known for all things retail, and claims the distinction of being home to the first shopping center in the Camel City, Thruway Center. The Ardmore neighborhood is known for its close-knit community, and supports its local shops with a passion. The […]

by · December 14, 2014 · 2 comments · Community, Guides & Events, Uncategorized
CCD’s 2nd Annual Shop Local Holiday Guide – Robinhood Corridor

CCD’s 2nd Annual Shop Local Holiday Guide – Robinhood Corridor

by Carissa Joines   The shopping centers located in what local merchants have dubbed “The Robinhood Corridor” at the intersection of Robinhood and Peacehaven roads are Sherwood Plaza, Robinhood Plaza, Whitaker Square, Mount Tabor Center and Robinhood Road Center. There are locally owned and operated shops tucked into every corner […]

by · December 13, 2014 · 1 comment · Community, Guides & Events