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The Faces of Camel City’s 2014 Veteran’s Day Parade – Photo Essay

Photos by Chad Nance & Edie Joines   “To us in America, the reflections of Armistice Day will be filled with solemn pride in the heroism of those who died in the country’s service and with gratitude for the victory, both because of the thing from which it has freed […]

by · November 11, 2014 · 1 comment · Community, Downtown
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Public Meetings Called to Craft Busking Regs

By Staff   In February of 2014, noise complaints made by some residents in the Nissen Building resulted in some Buskers being told by police that they would not be allowed to ply their trade on 4th Street. This caused an outcry among the city’s creatives and those who feel […]

by · October 24, 2014 · 1 comment · Community, Downtown
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CCD News Hour – Phil Berger, Dan Forest, George Wallace – Charlie Mellies – Who Does Anne Coulter Vote For?

After a short hiatus the boys are back talking about politics, life, and the need for a good Clerk of Court.  Chad launches, talons out, at Phil Berger and Dan Forest. (21st Century segregationists) Chad and Tommy go at it over the Hagan/Tillis match-up (Chad likes the pizza guy).  Clerk […]

by · October 23, 2014 · 0 comments · CCD News Hour, Columns, Community, Downtown
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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 […]