Daily Beat: Leap Year Edition


The city of Winston-Salem begins bulky item collection today.


• Local notables, including ACC Commissioner John Swofford, Mayor Nancy Vaughan, War Memorial Commission Chairman Ted Oliver, are on hand for the “Tournament Town Tip-Off Luncheon,” a media to-do to promote the 2016 ACC Women’s Basketball Tournament, which runs from Wednesday through March 6. The luncheon takes place in the Terrace at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex.

• Robert Brawley, a Republican candidate for governor, speaks to the conservative lunch club at the Golden Corral at Hanes Mall in Winston-Salem at 12:15 p.m.

• The Guilford County Economic Development Alliance Leadership Group meets at GTCC’s Cameron Campus, located at 7908 Leabourne Road near Colfax, at 2 p.m.


• Councilwoman Nancy Hoffmann, who represents District 4 in Greensboro, holds office hours at Green Joe’s Coffee Co., located at 2915 Battleground Ave., from 5:30 to 7 p.m.

• Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools administrators meet with parents and families at Cook Elementary, located at 920 11th Street NW, at 5:30 p.m.

• The Guilford County School Board hosts a public forum on school resource officers in the auditorium of Penn-Griffin School for the Arts, located at 825 E. Washington St. in High Point, at 7 p.m.

• The Greensboro Parks and Recreation Department hosts a community discussion to gather ideas on the design of a skate park at Latham Park and a skate spot at Glenwood Community Recreation Center at 7 p.m. The meeting will be held at Daystar Church Conference Center, located at 908 Westover Terrace.