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Colonel Joseph Winston Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution to Sponsor Blood Drive on Friday

Local DAR Chapters Nationwide are Coordinating Service Projects in honor of DAR’s 125th Anniversary   The Colonel Joseph Winston Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will sponsor a blood drive to benefit the American Red Cross, in honor of the 125th anniversary of the founding of the National […]

by · October 1, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
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The Electric Camel Pod – Running Amok in Raleigh & Making Your Way in Camel City

Tim and Chad sit down to talk about the incredible, anti-human legislation that poured out of Raleigh at the end of the 2015 legislative session.  In the second segment the guys welcome Rev. Terrance Hawkins from Winston-Salem First to discuss the realities of being young and African American in a […]

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New Winston Museum Presents New Exhibit “Planes, Trains and Automobiles: Winston-Salem’s Wheels of Change”

By Staff New Winston Museum has announced their latest exhibit, “Planes, Trains, & Automobiles: Winston-Salem’s Wheels of Change,” which opened to the public on September 19th. From thundering locomotives to soaring flying machines, the idea of open, free movement has long captured our collective imagination. The advance of transportation from […]

by · September 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
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Arts Council of Winston-Salem & Forsyth County’s Power2Give Campaign Ends Wednesday – Why it Matters

By Staff On Wednesday September 30th at midnight the Art’s council of Winston-Salem & Forsyth County innovative Power2Give campaign will end. As of this writing donations have reached the 92% mark, but there is still a little work to do. Jose and Silvia Rodriguez and Jane and Redge Hanes signed […]

by · September 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
H.O.P.E Project Aims to End Hunger in Winston-Salem

H.O.P.E Project Aims to End Hunger in Winston-Salem

by Kerri Hughes It’s no secret that Winston-Salem has some of the worst childhood hunger outcomes in the nation. According to a 2011 study by the Food Research and Action Center, the greater Winston-Salem area was ranked the worst metro area in the U.S. in having families with children that had a hard […]

by · September 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Health, Neighborhoods, Non-profits
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Full Text of Pope Francis’ Address to the United States Congress – Speaking Truth to Power

Pope Francis’ address to Congress on Thursday, as prepared for delivery and issued by the Holy See Press Office. Mr. Vice President, Mr. Speaker, Honorable Members of Congress, Dear Friends, I am most grateful for your invitation to address this Joint Session of Congress in “the land of the free […]

by · September 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits
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WFU’s President to Attend Pope Francis’ Arrival Ceremony in DC

By Staff Wake Forest University President Nathan O. Hatch and his wife, Julie, will attend the welcome reception in honor of Pope Francis at the White House Wednesday morning.  Dr. and Mrs. Hatch are among an estimated 15,000 who received invitations to the event on the South Lawn. The Pope’s […]

by · September 23, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits

Winston-Salem Girl Scout Raises Awareness of Hearing Loss in Children & Teens

By Staff Grace Chaves noticed she couldn’t hear out of her left year when she was about 12 years old. “Suddenly I was having trouble hearing my teachers in class and my teammates during lacrosse games” Grace said. “It doesn’t occur to people that children and teens might have a […]

by · September 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits

Second Harvest Food Bank and Triad Community Kitchen Introduce Providence Restaurant & Catering

By Staff A new kind of dining experience is coming to Winston-Salem this fall, and the community is invited to be part of bringing it to life.

by · September 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits

Project WE CARE! and Annual Citywide Neighborhood Conference To Be Held Saturday

By Staff City residents can honor community volunteers, get updates on city programs and services and take a bus tour of city bond project sites Saturday, Sept. 12, during “Shaping Our Communities Together: Project WE CARE! at the Annual Citywide Neighborhood Conference.” The program is open to the public and […]

by · September 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Non-profits