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The Southern Locavore

While the term “eating local” is a buzz word these days, I’ve found in my travels that it has different expressions in various areas of the U.S. 668 more words

Train Travel

Wade Goes After DGI

From the N&O:

A little-noticed provision in the state Senate’s 500-page budget bill could jeopardize special tax districts that fund downtown development agencies throughout the state.

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Political Disasters

July Shows | Music Halls and Backyard Shows

Summer is my favorite month. July especially for its impromptu front porch choirs and illegal fireworks—“the most loosely enforced law in the country,” said my friend Ed, as we watched folks with bags full of sparklers and screamers light up a backyard party last night. 233 more words


Greensboro man arrested in Fourth of July shooting

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Police have arrested one person in connection to a woman being shot twice at the Deerwood Meadows apartment complex Saturday night.

The victim, Malika Williams, suffered two gunshot wounds and was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, according to police. 64 more words


Greensboro named 'least sexy city in America'

Greensboro has been named the least sexy city in America.

Travel dating website MissTravel.com published a list of the “least sexy destinations” in country earlier this year and Gate City topped the list. 220 more words



“Do you know why you can’t swim here?” he asked.

He stood in front of his car, like it was a workbench. The 90’s gray Wagoneer pointed to the lake, and he pulled a few things from a gym duffle bag: goggles, a snorkel, and some flippers. 117 more words

Buy or Build: Greensboro, NC Home Builders and the House You Want

When you’re checking out homes for sale in Greensboro, NC, finding one that meets your exact specifications can be difficult. People in the market for a new home typically have two options: they can either buy one or have one custom-built. 118 more words