• A Frozen celebration begins at the Greensboro Central Library on Saturday afternoon. Can't hold it back anymore.

    The Weekender, Jan. 23-25, 2014: ‘Let It G...

    Friday, January 23, 2015

    The cold doesn’t bother me anyway.

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    Heroin addiction: A tour of hell

    Wednesday, January 21, 2015

    by Jordan Green There are different doors, different introductions to the drug, different reasons people make the acquaintance of heroin. Personal trauma, mental illness, physical pain or simply…

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    Downtown Greensboro Inc. board purges critics

    Wednesday, January 21, 2015

    by Eric Ginsburg Downtown Greensboro Inc. confirmed a new board that won’t include two members who went against the grain. Some board members abstained from the vote saying…

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  • Eddie Garcia’s 1970s Film Stock promises to become a must-hear project as time progresses.

    Freedom time: 1970s Film Stock and Horizontal Ho...

    Wednesday, January 21, 2015

    by Anthony Harrison The best bands form organically. As a happy consequence, a band’s sound, or lack thereof, also springs naturally. Both 1970s Film Stock and Horizontal Hold,…

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    Variety, exploration punctuate the Big Eat

    Wednesday, January 21, 2015

    by Eric Ginsburg The sautéed, brie-stuffed chicken breast hardly stands out on the menu, listed right after the New Zealand venison and the strangely named Mongolian Australian lamb…

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VIDEO: New video released for Ameriglow’s ‘Dream Pt. 1′

“Dream Pt. 1,” a song from Ameriglow‘s 2014 album A Heavy Heaven for Robby gets the video treatment from Ryan Walker. The album made my 10 best list for 2014.

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Daily Beat: Jan. 26, 2015

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• Winston-Salem City Council holds a special meeting to forge its state legislative agenda in the Public Works Conference Room o the third floor of City Hall, located at 101 N. Main St., at 8 a.m.

• Paul Foley, a member of the State Board of Elections, speaks at the conservative lunch at the Golden Corral at Hanes Mall in Winston-Salem at noon. Read More

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VIDEO: Black Violin at High Point Theatre

Kevin Sylvester and Wilner Baptiste, better known as Black Violin, drew a rapturous response from a sold-out crowd at High Point Theatre for their fusion of classical and hip-hop last night. Sylvester and Baptiste plucked and bowed their instruments on this improvised freestyle piece, while DJ SPS worked the turntables and Nat Stokes got down on the drums. Read More

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Barometer: Which upcoming Triad Festival do you prefer?

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The Fringe Festival begins this weekend in Greensboro as the Triad Music Festival kicks off in Winston-Salem. Next week the Triad Jewish Film Festival begins. Which of the three do you prefer?

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The Weekender, Jan. 23-25, 2014: ‘Let It Go’ edition

A Frozen celebration begins at the Greensboro Central Library on Saturday afternoon. Can't hold it back anymore.

The cold doesn’t bother me anyway.

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Triad City Beat This Week: Jan. 21-27, 2015

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In this week’s cover story, Senior Editor Jordan Green explores the hellish experience of heroin addiction through the lives of four users, documenting a scourge that has focused particular wrath on High Point and Greensboro.

NEWS

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• Downtown Greensboro Inc. board purges critics

• Jason Cannon’s resume questioned

• Chamber’s unruly neighbor makes an early departure

• High Point Journal: Kivett scion and business owners oppose MLK street renaming

 

OPINION

Joshua Deaton• Editorial: We can’t rewrite history

• It Just Might Work: Electric car charging stations

• Fresh Eyes: Free speech over cultural sensitivity

• Editor’s Notebook: Coast to coast

 

COLUMNS

jeff• Exile on Jones Street: Social conservatives facing the end times

• Citizen Green: The importance of not forgetting

• Good Sport: High Point’s adversity was their own, as was their triumph

• All She Wrote: Muscle cars and hogs, beavers and muscadine wine

 

CULTURE

paint crop• Food: Variety, exploration punctuate the Big Eat

• Barstool: Wise Man Brewing

• Music: Freedom time: 1970s Film Stock and Horizontal Hold

• Art: New artist throws down in Ultimate competition

• Stage & Screen: A simple film gets traction in High Point

Triad City Beat This Week comes out every Wednesday with links to the stories in that week’s paper. Get it delivered to your inbox by clicking here.

IN PRINT

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Heroin addiction: A tour of hell

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

by Jordan Green There are different doors, different introductions to the drug, different reasons people make the acquaintance of heroin. Personal trauma, mental illness, physical pain or simply…

Fresh Eyes: Free speech over cultural sensitivity

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

by Joshua Deaton Jean Cabut (known as Cabu) was one of the cartoonists for Charlie Hebdo recently murdered by radical Islamists for depicting caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad….

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