In frame

The Art Shop brings custom designs to life by Danielle Jackson   As the second-oldest business in Greensboro, The Art Shop has quite a history. And while it’s always had a focus on art and custom framing, the retail business has evolved through the years as well.   But just because its focus is on […]


SEPTEMBER   Sept. 4-Oct. 3 The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee As part of its 16th season, the Community Theatre of Greensboro (CTG) will perform “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” Sept. 4-Oct. 3. In the play, six quirky middle school students — played by adults — vie to win the ultimate spelling […]

Triad Treasure: A gathering place

The Briles House, home to Junior League of High Point, serves a variety of groups by Malia Thornton   Upon seeing the Briles House for the first time, you might stand in awe of its gorgeous exterior. Once inside, you can find elegant décor that is reminiscent of a time long ago. But what you […]

Honoring dads

Several hundred people from throughout the Triad gathered at the Grandover Resort and Conference Center in June to celebrate the four outstanding area men honored during the 2010 Father of the Year awards dinner.   Benefiting the American Diabetes Association, the event is sponsored annually by the Greater Greensboro Area Father’s Day Council. This year’s […]

Village charm

State Street Station still drawing a crowd by Danielle Jackson   Built in the 1920s as a shopping center for nearby Cone Mill Corp. employees, Greensboro’s State Street Station had experienced waves of both activity and inactivity over the years. But since building contractor John Harmon and mortgage financier Len White breathed new life into […]

Main street mentality

Jamestown thriving through small-town living   The drive through Jamestown is short but scenic. From bucolic pastures to small-town storefronts, it makes up for in charm what it lacks in size. Should you decide to spend a day — or even a weekend — in this little Triad town, then you’ll find one-of-a-kind retail shops, […]