Emerging artists exhibition: Call for entries

Art Nouveau Winston-Salem, an affiliate organization of The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County for ages 21-40, has scheduled its third annual North Carolina emerging artists exhibition for October 17-November 29 and is issuing a call for art work.   Emerging artists from across the state working in all media are encouraged to submit […]

Teen Driving Solutions School recieves scholarship for Safe Teen Driver Course

Teen Driving Solutions School, a North Carolina-based nonprofit dedicated to reducing the number of teen deaths from automobile crashes, has received a generous donation to start a scholarship program for 10 Triad youth and their parents to attend its signature Safe Teen Driver Course. The course is a two-day family-oriented, intensive driving program that provides […]

Greensboro Farmer’s Curb Market launched Farmer Foodshare Donation Station

On Saturday, June 7, the Greensboro Farmer’s Curb Market launched a Farmer Foodshare Donation Station to connect local farms with agencies that serve people at risk of hunger or malnutrition.   Farmer Foodshare programs connect people who grow food with people who need food. A Donation Station works like a canned food drive, but with […]

Theatre Art Galleries of High Point announces call to artists

Theatre Art Galleries of High Point, NC announces a Call to Artists for a Juried Invitational Art Exhibit titled “THE BICYCLE:  Art Meets Form”. This is the second consecutive year for the exhibit and it will be held in conjunction with the High Point Cycling Classic. The exhibit opens September 5th and runs through October 3rd, […]

The Corner Market now accepting SNAP/EBT benefits

The Corner Market, located at the corner of Walker and S. Elam Avenues in Greensboro, is now accepting SNAP/EBT benefits!   The Corner Market in Greensboro is a local farmers market providing regionally or locally grown fresh produce and other food products from 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. each Saturday. Beginning Saturday, May 10, The […]

Novant Health recognized for diversity

Novant Health has been named one of the 2014 Top 10 Hospitals and Health Systems in the nation by DiversityInc, the country’s leading source for advancing and recognizing excellence in diversity management.  Novant Health debuts on this year’s list at No. 3, joining some of the country’s most prestigious healthcare systems including Cleveland Clinic (5th) […]

New Cooking Classes offered for ages 9-14

Kitchen Capers is a new series of cooking adventures for kids 9 to 14 (no experience needed). This hands-on program will not only raise important funds for the Arts Council, but will also help kids develop a passion for preparing local, healthy, sustainable and, most importantly, delicious food!   The series kicks off in early May […]

New NOMAD Boutique opens in Greensboro

Gaia Conceptions, a handmade eco-chic apparel company founded by clothing designer, Andrea Crouse, has opened NOMAD Boutique, featuring organic clothing made with environmentally friendly dyes. NOMAD: Gaia Conceptions Eco-chic Boutique is located along the Spring Garden to Smith Street section of the proposed Greenway in the Westerwood neighborhood of Greensboro and is currently open Thurs-Sat […]

GSC debuts new fossa in Animal Discovery Zoo

The Greensboro Science Center (GSC) is excited to announce the debut of a new animal in Animal Discovery Zoo, a fossa (pronounced FOO-sah), named Rano. The 2-year-old male came to the Center from Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo.   Rano is currently on exhibit part-time in the old Howler Monkey enclosure as keepers continue to enhance […]

Winston-Salem 2014 Spring Parade of Homes

The Home Builders Association of Winston-Salem (HBAWS) presents the 2014 Spring Parade of Homes, two week-ends: April 26, 27 & May 3, 4, Saturdays and Sundays, 1 – 5 pm. The Spring Parade is one of the largest marketing events in the Triad for new home construction and has the added feature this year of […]