Children’s Museum of Winston-Salem and SciWorks Will Merge

By Staff The boards of directors of the Children’s Museum of Winston-Salem and SciWorks are pleased to announce that the two organizations will merge effective July 1, 2016, with the possibility of eventually combining museum operations into a single, larger building in downtown Winston-Salem that would transform the visitor experience. […]

by · January 28, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Downtown
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Creative Corridors Kicks Off Crowd Funding Campaign

By Staff Creative Corridors Coalition is in the process of raising $5 million from the private sector in addition to the $14.5 million in public funding required to make the community’s vision for iconic roadways a reality. Creative Corridors is seeking financial support from the entire community through individual and […]

by · January 14, 2016 · 0 comments · Community, Downtown, Non-profits

CCD Needs Your Help to Meet Year End Budget

UPDATE: We’re so close! Thank you to the many readers who have generously given to help fill our end of year budget gap. We are just under $5000 short of meeting our expenses for 2015.  Please help us start 2016 in the black! Just $10 from you can make a […]

by · December 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Downtown
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A Family on the Edge of Destruction – Hard Realities on the Streets of Camel City

By Chad Nance   Dad is a clean cut African-American man who has lost his job and been unable to find another. He wears two layers of clothes and a baseball hat from which cold rain drips as he steps inside of 633 W. 4th Street with his wife and […]

by · December 3, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Downtown, Neighborhoods, Non-profits

3rd Shift… The Pigs are Marching… A Racist Grifter Comes After Camel City… Fear & Loathing in the Local Newsroom

By Chad Nance “I want a little bit I want a piece of it I think he’s losing it I want to watch it come down don’t like the look of it don’t like the taste of it don’t like the smell of it I want to watch it come […]

by · November 12, 2015 · 0 comments · 3rd Shift, Columns, Community, Downtown
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4th and Marshall to Host New Downtown Lofts Development

By Staff On Wednesday afternoon Triad-based developer GEMCAP and Leonard Ryden Burr announced a new residential project that will bring economic development and new residents to downtown Winston-Salem. GEMCAP will serve as the developer and general contractor of Twin City Lofts, a 70,000 square foot luxury residential condominium development that […]

by · November 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Business, Community, Downtown, Innovation
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Veteran’s Day Parade Has Been Cancelled

By Staff According to Winston-Salem Veteran’s Day parade organizer Walter Emery, the annual event has not been cancelled at this time in spite of some dire weather predictions for Saturday that include rain.  Assembly for the parade starts at 9:00 am at 4th & Broad Streets.  The parade is scheduled […]

by · November 5, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Downtown
Almost Time to Open the Overflow Homeless Shelters – Community Support Needed

Almost Time to Open the Overflow Homeless Shelters – Community Support Needed

The following is an open letter to Winston-Salem from Anthony’s Plot’s Rev. Russ May.   Dear W-S community, It has been almost 11 months since we opened last season’s winter overflow shelter. Those months (even the warm ones) have been eventful… maybe even more than you know! Of course, you […]

by · October 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Downtown, Non-profits
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The Winston-Salem Dash Nominated for Minor League Baseball’s Top Award

By Staff The Winston-Salem Dash, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Chicago White Sox, have earned the Carolina League’s nomination for the John H. Johnson President’s Award, Minor League Baseball’s top honor. The Johnson Award recognizes a “complete” franchise that demonstrates stability and contributes to its community, its league and the […]

by · October 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Downtown, Sports
Weekend Guide – October 16-18

Weekend Guide – October 16-18

Compiled by Kerri Hughes Camel City has so much going on this weekend! From WS Pride to concerts, there’s something for everyone to enjoy! Scroll down to read more!