Daily Beat: June 16, 2014



Starting at noon and running through 9 p.m., Beer Co., located at 121-D W. McGee St. in Greensboro, holds a “Mystery Monday” luck-of-the-draw bucket of $1.50 craft beers.

Charlotte right-wing talk-radio host and 12th Congressional District candidate Vince Coakley is the featured guest at the conservative lunch at the Golden Corral, located at 180 Hanes Mall Circle in Winston-Salem, from noon to 1 p.m.

The High Point City Council’s finance committee, which includes the full council and often provides a forum for its most probing discussions, meets in the cramped quarters of the City Manager’s Conference Room in the Municipal Building, located at 211 S. Hamilton St., at 4 p.m. The council’s official meeting takes place at 5:30 p.m. Read on for details.

Winston-Salem Journal reporter Bertrand Gutierrez and state Rep. Rick Glazier are celebrating birthdays today. Happy birthday, guys!


High Point City Council meets on the third floor of the Municipal Building, located at 211 S. Hamilton St., to adopt the city’s 2014-15 budget at 5:30 p.m.

The documentary Freedom Summer screens at the Central Library Auditorium in downtown Winston-Salem at 6 p.m.

The Greensboro Police Department unveils its Neighborhood Oriented Policing plan at a community forum at the Windsor Center, located at 1610 E. Lee St., at 6 p.m. All are welcome.

Geeksboro Coffeehouse Cinema, located at 2134 Lawndale Drive in Greensboro, screens the World Cup match between USA and Ghana at 6 p.m.

Singer-songwriter Josh Neas, who is also the host of “J’s Indie/Rock Mayhem” on WQFS 90.9 FM, performs at Scuppernong Books, located at 304 S. Elm St. in Greensboro, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Winston-Salem City Council holds a public hearing and is likely to adopt its 2014-15 budget when it meets at City Hall, located at 101 N. Main St., at 7 p.m.

The Camel City Jazz Orchestra performs two sets at Krankies Coffee, located at 211 E. Third St. in Winston-Salem, from 7 to 9:30 p.m.