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    Occupy Winston-Salem: Three years later

    Wednesday, October 29, 2014

    by Jonathan Michels, photo illustrations by Melissa Melvin-Rodriguez “We are the 99 percent!” “And so are you!” For the men and women in suits and ties leaving the…

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  • Twee, tween Southerner Frankie Addams (right), feels trapped in between the childish world of her cousin John Henry and the more grownup world of her servant Berenice in Triad Stage’s "The Member of the Wedding."

    Tween angst in the South a puzzler for Triad Sta...

    Wednesday, October 29, 2014

    by Brian Clarey It’s possible that the set was the star of the show: a simple Southern kitchen set on rollers, drawn across Triad Stage’s three-quarter thrust performance…

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    Mellies makes bid to unseat Frye for Forsyth cle...

    Wednesday, October 29, 2014

    by Jordan Green The Democratic incumbent and Republican challenger in Forsyth County Clerk of Superior Court race both want to improve the efficiency of the office. The clerk…

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    A different take on potlucks, for adults only

    Wednesday, October 29, 2014

    by Eric Ginsburg It’s a simple idea, really: An open invite goes out, people bring ingredients and then come together in the kitchen to cook. It’s a potluck…

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    Industrial building stock points toward a refash...

    Wednesday, October 29, 2014

    by Jordan Green An inventory of historic industrial properties in High Point highlights a number of buildings that are ripe for adaptive reuse, and some others that could…

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First Look: Collab co-working space downtown

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The opening of Collab, a new co-working space organized by Action Greensboro and the Greensboro Partnership, is still a few weeks away, but the space on North Greene Street in downtown Greensboro is already coming together. Read More

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The Weekender, Oct. 29-Nov. 1: Last-Minute Costume edition

Not even trying.

Not even trying.

It’s Halloween weekend, and it’s entirely appropriate to start wearing costumes everywhere you go.

I find there are two types of people: Those who have had their Halloween costumes and evening plans tightened up for weeks, and those who will be scrambling to put something together at the last minute. This Weekender is for the latter group, though the former might find something useful here as well.

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Early voting puts heavy demands on High Point City Council candidates

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Willie Davis, Chris Thompson and Jeff Golden (l-r) campaign during early voting today.

A scrum of High Point City Council candidates formed a gauntlet at the early-voting station at Washington Terrace Park this afternoon.

But one, Jo Williams, a candidate for the Ward 1 seat, sat in the driver’s seat of her minivan, parked front out so she could keep an eye on the scene.

Willie Davis, another candidate for Ward 1 was walking through the parking lot towards the voting station when a car eased past.

“Hey baby,” Williams called out to the female driver.

Davis turned towards the driver, and said, “Ms. Williams wants to talk to you.”

“You’re voting for Jo Williams, right?” the candidate asked. Read More

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Barometer: Do you support the changes to Greensboro’s complaint review committee?

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The Greensboro City Council adopted the following changes to the complaint review committee last week. Vote, and then leave us a comment telling us why. Read More

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Occupy Winston-Salem: Three years later

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by Jonathan Michels, photo illustrations by Melissa Melvin-Rodriguez

“We are the 99 percent!”

“And so are you!”

For the men and women in suits and ties leaving the annual meeting of the Chamber of Commerce, the scene was anything but business as usual. Protesters with signs and banners chanted boisterously from across the street. Several passersby joined in the ruckus. Read More

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Triad City Beat This Week: Oct. 29, 2014

cover_102914_1500x1125In this week’s cover story, Jonathan Michels chronicles the three-year history of Occupy Winston-Salem, a group that dispensed with the tactic of encampment and focused instead of steady, consistent solidarity work with other progressive actors across North Carolina.

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Susan Frye credit Jordan GreenMellies makes bid to unseat Frye for Forsyth clerk of court

Wide-ranging state investigation focuses on political consultant

Long-time school board members face challengers

HPJ: Industrial building stock points toward a refashioned future

 

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Occupy Winston-Salem: Three years later

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

by Jonathan Michels, photo illustrations by Melissa Melvin-Rodriguez “We are the 99 percent!” “And so are you!” For the men and women in suits and ties leaving the…

The Unsolicited Endorsement: Shows at College Hill

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

by Kelly Fahey College Hill Sundries is my neighborhood bar. I go there at least twice a week, and it sort of feels like an extension of my…


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