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Twin City Quarter to Host Picnic for Shelter Residents

By Staff   The Twin City Quarter, which includes the Marriott, Embassy Suites and Benton Convention Center, announced today it will serve a picnic to local shelter residents on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 from 3:00pm -5:00pm in the North Exhibit Hall of the Benton Convention Center located at the corner […]

by · October 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Downtown
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Pride Winston-Salem Invites Camel City to a Multi-Couple Wedding Celebration

By Staff Pride Winston-Salem will be holding a multi-couple Live Same-Sex Wedding Ceremony from our Annual Pride Festival at 3:00pm Saturday October 18th on the Main Stage. In celebration of the recent ruling that struck down North Carolina’s Amendment One unconstitutional, five Same-Sex Couples have volunteered to share their wedding […]

by · October 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Downtown, Guides & Events
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Marriage Equality Comes to Winston-Salem… One More Rainbow for the Road

By Chad Nance “Every hard rocking wreck on the highway Every heartbroken rule of the road Every true thing we wrote on the wind is still singing Love is the last thing to go..” – Kris Kristofferson “Let me ride through the wide open country that I love, Don’t fence […]

by · October 13, 2014 · 4 comments · Community, Downtown, Health
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Clean Team Ambassadors now Underway in Downtown Winston-Salem

By Staff   Downtown workers, visitors, and residents will notice a cleaner, safer, and friendlier downtown with the beginning of a new Clean Team Ambassador Service that has just begun. The continued growth and visitor traffic in downtown Winston-Salem fueled the creation of the Downtown Winston-Salem Business Improvement District (DWSBID) […]

by · September 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Downtown
CCD Editorial Cartoon – 9-11 in Memoriam

CCD Editorial Cartoon – 9-11 in Memoriam

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 · September 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Downtown
CCD Editorial Cartoon- Holy Equality Winston-Salem!

CCD Editorial Cartoon- Holy Equality Winston-Salem!

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 […]

by · September 9, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Downtown
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CCD Weekend Guide – September 5-7

Compiled by Carissa Joines Looking for something fun to do now that summer is “officially” over? Our weekend here in Camel City is bursting with activity! From the First Friday Gallery Hop to a Saturday filled with all things literary, a cultural festival, and the spectacular Hoots Flea, there are […]

“Celebrity” Buskers to Promote Arts Council Campaign at Gallery Hop Friday Night

“Celebrity” Buskers to Promote Arts Council Campaign at Gallery Hop Friday Night

By Staff The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County has lined up an impressive bill of talented, local “celebrity” buskers to perform at the Friday, September 5, Arts District Gallery Hop. Headliners include Arts Council President and CEO, Jim Sparrow, playing the clarinet; County Manager Dudley Watt, banjo; Winston-Salem […]

by · September 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Downtown
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Dixie Classic Fair Extends Veterans Wall of Honor Submissions Through August 15th

By Staff The Dixie Classic Fair, the second-largest agricultural Fair in North Carolina, today announced it has extended the deadline for submitting information for its Veterans Wall of Honor through August 15th, 2014. Beginning in 2014, The Dixie Class Fair will honor those in the Triad community who have served […]

by · August 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Downtown, Guides & Events
CCD WebTV – Corks, Caps, & Taps Episode One

CCD WebTV – Corks, Caps, & Taps Episode One

  CCD is proud to present our newest expansion in content, CCD Web TV.  Our first web show is “Cork, Caps, & Taps” which features CCD editor-in-chief Chad Nance and the proprietor of downtown Winston-Salem’s Corks, Caps, & Taps” bar.  On the show you’ll have the opportunity to learn more […]

by · August 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Community, Downtown