I Am A Queen, a youth development organization for teen girls ages 10-18 in Guilford County, N.C., will host The Queens Period Project on Saturday, June 3, from 12 p.m.to 3 p.m. at the Windsor Recreation Center, located at 1601 E. Gate City Blvd., Greensboro, N.C.
(Winston-Salem, NC - June 1, 2023) - Wake Forest University's Black Faith and HIV initiative (BFH) is set to host the Triad’s very first Black Men’s Wellness Expo titled “Protect Your Energy” on June 10th, 2023 to kick off National Men’s Health Week! The free event is open to the public and …
Permanent Outdoor Dining Patios Coming to Downtown Greensboro
Guilford County EMS, Family Justice Center, and GC S.T.O.P. also earn national recognitions
Renaissance Church has passed one hurdle in their dream of a new campus for their congregation.
“She was the last of the first,’” said Julia Ebel, president of the Historic Jamestown Society during the ninth presentation of the Mary A. Browning Historic Preservation Award May 21 at Deep River Friends Meeting. Ebel was referencing Browning’s charter membership to HJS and her passing in …
“There is a lot of stigma around video games, but esports shows the positive impact they can have,” Tu Nguyen, coach of the esports program at Guilford Technical Community College, said in an early interview about the administration’s decision to add it to the school’s athletic program.
Just as Jamestown residents are getting used to having both recycling and solid waste containers for their refuse, in several months they will have to get used to a different way to put out their yard waste.
There are several bills in front of the North Carolina General Assembly that, if passed, could have an influence on how the Town of Jamestown operates. Town Manager Matthew Johnson presented a synopsis of these bills to the Town Council on May 16.
Some 40 years after the release of The Evil Dead, one the most influential horror films of its time, it’s time to revisit and resurrect the fearful franchise with Evil Dead Rise. The fans — who might be called “Dead heads” had the term not been appropriate by devotees of the Grateful Dead — …
The Old Town Film Series, which kicked off in January, doubles down for Summer 2023 with two new programs — one to add a chill to the season, the other specifically tailored to youngsters, both curated by Michael DiVitto Kelly, the recreation center supervisor of the Old Town Neighborhood Ce…
I usually focus on locally-owned establishments, but once in a while I notice a chain or franchise place that is doing something different enough to merit attention. Taco Mama caught my eye when it first opened in 2018, and my wife and I have been occasional visitors ever since.
“We got a lot of what we wanted, but not by speaking at Greensboro’s zoning board or city council meetings,” said Cheryl Pratt of the Short-Term Rental Working Group. “It took going behind the scenes.”
Co-owners Austin Elliott and Ryan Coleman have created a business concept that will let you grab your favorite beer and pair of britches in the same place.
The Camel City Revelators, a Winston-Salem supergroup, is hoping to help folks get by “With a Little Help From Our Friends,” a compilation album benefitting the Second Harvest Food Bank Of North West North Carolina, out June 2.
YMCA of Greensboro Staff Saves Man's Life As A Result Offers Free Adult CPR Classes in June in Guilford County
Greensboro, N.C., May 23, 2023 – In recognition of CPR Awareness Month this June, YMCA of Greensboro will host five free adult CPR classes throughout Guilford County in June for the community. CPR or Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation is an emergency procedure performed when a person’s heart stop…
United Airlines to start non-stop service to Denver from PTI
Forsyth County Public Health Nurse Celisha Daniels became the first North Carolina Credentialed Public Health Nurse (NCCPHN) last week.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (May 22, 2023) – Truliant Federal Credit Union, the Triad’s largest financial institution, announced plans today to complete the installation of new signage at the top of Winston Tower by mid-summer.
The Black Is Beautiful Bridal Show returns for year two on Sunday, August 20th in High Point, NCduring National Black Business Month hosted by The Buy Black Guide and Pretty SouthernCatering.
Free concert in Salem Square, Old Salem
Three Forsyth County initiatives have been recognized by The National Association of Counties (NACo) 2023 Achievement Awards for innovation in county government.
HIGH POINT, N.C., May 26, 2023 – Sanjay and Julie Meshri have committed more than $400,000 to High Point University. Their gift will establish the Meshri Family Unrestricted Endowment, as well as provide support for the HPU Fund for Extraordinary Education and the construction of the Nido an…
Ceramics and Fabric Works Explore Colonialism, Cultural Identity, Aesthetics, and the Performance of Self(Winston-Salem, NC) – The Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art (SECCA) is proud to host CORPUS, an exhibition of ceramics and fabric works by Peruvian American artist Kukuli Velarde. …
Greensboro, N.C. - - In a moment of pure delight and excitement, the Greensboro Science Center (GSC) is thrilled to announce the birth of a precious pygmy hippo calf. The calf was born on May 24, 2023 to Holly (female) and Ralph (male), a pair recommended for breeding by the Association of Z…
EAST GREENSBORO, N.C. (May 26, 2023) – Henry E. Frye ’53, one of North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University’s most distinguished alumni, is being honored by Triad Business Journal (TBJ) with its inaugural Leaders in Diversity Legacy Award.
Alamance Community College alumni, faculty, staff, and students were honored by the College Thursday evening, May 25, at the 2023 Celebrating Excellence Awards, hosted by the ACC Board of Trustees and the ACC Foundation Board of Directors.
The Grand Theatre & AmStar Cinemas Summer Kid’s Flicks Kicks Off 2023 Season with a Fantastic Line-up of Family Films
NEW ORLEANS (May 25, 2023) – The Grand Theatres & AmStar Cinemas, owned and operated by VSS-Southern Theatres LLC has announced the dates and schedule of its annual film program, Summer Kid’s Flicks. Geared towards kids and those who are kids-at-heart, the Summer Kid’s Flicks series will…
(Winston-Salem, N.C. - May 24, 2023) – Andrew R. Klein, a highly accomplished legal scholar and administrator recognized for his teaching, leadership and service, will become the next dean of the Wake Forest University School of Law.
HIGH POINT, N.C. (May 24, 2023) – The renovated pool at High Point City Lake Park (602 W. Main St., Jamestown, N.C.) will open to the public on Saturday, May 27 at 10 a.m. for the first time since August 2019.
David Wright Faladé, author and filmmaker about North Carolina's Outer Banks, will be speaking at the Greensboro History Museum on Thursday, June 15 at 6 pm as part of the By the Book Series.
Most say inflation and gas prices will impact travel plans.
Last month, Walmart hosted Miles for Smiles, a safe driving event benefitting Victory Junctionand raised $180,000 for the North Carolina organization providing life-changing camp experiences for children with chronic medical conditions or serious illnesses. Since 2012, Walmart has donated mo…
North Carolina Zoo guests can enjoy seeing a band of baboons playing in their newly renovated habitat.
Lumos to Invest Over $50 Million for 100% Fiber Optic Internet Expansion in Johnston and Harnett County
Lumos’ investment will build nearly 600 miles of 100% Fiber Optic Technology across the two counties, empowering residents with an ultra-fast network.
Prominent Community College Leader Chosen as One of 35 Participants in Prestigious Program
Trying to plan a Field Day for students is always labor intensive, but for Greg Prochnow, physical education teacher at Jamestown Elementary School, the task this year was even more difficult. A killdeer laid eggs on the school’s athletic field and Prochnow had to make sure activities schedu…
A Jamestown woman has been accused of a murder in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.
Get out your swimsuits, flip-flops, sunscreen and towels. It’s almost time for the High Point City Lake Pool to re-open after three years.
After three special meetings beginning in January to discuss budget needs and wants, the Jamestown Town Council saw a preliminary budget for fiscal year 2023-24 at its April 18 meeting. Town Manager Matthew Johnson and Finance Director Judy Gallman listened to concerns and presented a revise…
First things first: The 26th annual RiverRun International Film Festival is scheduled for April 18-27, 2024.
The High Point Arts Council is pleased to announce our 2023 summer outdoor concert series — Arts Splash. This season’s line up includes artists highlighting various genres of music: Motown, Soul, Folk, Blues, Latin, and Jazz. This year we are changing the date of our free Arts Splash concert…
“We educate the nurses, teachers, accountants, small-business owners, and other professionals who fuel the engine of prosperity across the state,” begins UNC Greensboro’s “Reinvention and Innovation” website, which describes the university as “Innovating Our Way Out” of a financial crisis cr…
Hotamighty, y’all! Matt Walsh keeps moving a new record, “Straight Outta Dunn” out May 30.
Evening promises Celtic, bluegrass & Americana music for dancing
The Little Theatre of Winston-Salem will present Something Rotten!, with music & lyrics by Wayne Kirkpatrick & Karey Kirkpatrick, on Friday, June 9, at the Hanesbrands Theatre, 209 N. Spruce Street in Winston-Salem. Additional performances will be held June 10-11, 15-18 & 22-25.…
Dental Office to Award a Local Nonprofits with $5,000 in Donations