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The Blind Tiger; 1819 Spring Garden St., Greensboro; 336.272.9888; www. handtohandmarket.com; 1-6 p.m.; $3 The Hand to Hand Market features hip, handcrafted goods, underground art and vintage finds from some of the best regional artists, designers, crafters, and collectors the Southeast has to offer.
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Coming out of a tumultuous primary, President Obama’s prospects for carrying the crucial swing state of North Carolina in the general election look increasingly shaky. Start with the 20.8 percent of the Democratic vote cornered by Obama’s only primary opponent, “no preference.
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Maria Fedelina Aguilar showed up at the Winston-Salem Public Safety Center at about 5 p.m. on May 8 and told authorities that her boyfriend and the father of her three children, 33-year-old Rudolfo Zermeno, had slapped her in the face and hit her on the right elbow with a television remote control.
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A press release issued by the city of Winston- Salem indicated that the rate change will result in a net increase of $3.94 per month for the average household, which currently pays $30.16 for water and sewer. A typical fast-food restaurant will pay an additional $45.
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As expected, High Point City Council and the Guilford County Commission have approved incentives for an expansion by Ralph Lauren Corp. The city council voted on Monday to approve $2 million and the county commission voted on May 11 to approve $1.2 million.
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Frank Eaton, a Winston-Salem videographer and Democratic Party activist, has raised YouTube as a political communications tool to an art form. The day after the passage of the marriage amendment he had a video ready to go in which he urged opponents to identify legislators that supported the ballot initiative and work to defeat them in November.
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He received help from Isabell Moore, who came up with the idea to invite attendees to call out people and organizations they wanted to honor for their work. The Greensboro-based National Conference for Community & Justice is among Gibson’s list of inspirations, particularly its Anytown camp.
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Several members of Winston-Salem City Council told staff they want to forge ahead with a plan to create an entertainment district despite a recommendation by the City-County Planning Board that they explore other alternatives to encourage large-scale venues.
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For example, everybody thinks soy products are super healthy, but they’ve manufactured these soy plants that are almost indestructible — if the pollen from that soy plant gets into your field, you have to pay them a licensing fee. It’s the same with corn and other produce.
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3709-J Battleground Ave. Greensboro 336.358.1525 699 East Cone Boulevard Greensboro 336.887.2434 5840 Samet Drive High Point 336.887.1556 2001 N. Main St. High Point 336.992.4267 550 Pineview Drive Kernersville hamsrestaurants.com © Å § $.
Page 15 - no comments - 253 views Creating a risk-free world
Everyone has a different tolerance for risk. One person takes out a second mortgage to start a business. Another thinks that sounds nervewracking, if not insane. Neither person is wrong. Government cannot know each person’s preferences, or odds of success.
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Steven Spielberg’s parents gave him a film camera when he was a little boy, and he grew up to make blockbuster films. Matt Weiner’s parents restricted his television viewing as a child, and he grew up to create unrestricted television. Go figure.
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A classmate suggested I take over his valet job for the summer, and it wasn’t long before I was sitting in an interview, downplaying my lefty-sounding peace and conflictstudies classes and my allegiance to the Red Sox after learning my interviewer was a Yankees fan and National Guardsmen who would be deployed to Iraq soon.
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The vote for the marriage amendment in North Carolina went down pretty much the way we thought it would last week, with support from the state’s rural counties overwhelming the desire of the residents in our bigger cities and college towns to quash it.
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Festivities began on Friday with the ceilidh (kay-lee), a traditional celebration of music and food, at the Community Arts Cafe. The event was sponsored by the Fiddle and Bow Society and the Community Arts Cafe. The ceilidh featured music by local groups, an open jam session and storytelling.
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There’ll be more scratching and slapping at the Blind Tiger than in the Grasshoppers’ dugout Wednesday night when Freekbot comes to town. Composed of two Bootsy Collins protégés — bassist Freekbass and scratcher/mixer Tobotius — their sets are a fluid freakout of funk bass and wicked turntablism.
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As the founder of the preeminent label in contemporary blues, Alligator Records boss Bruce Iglauer has impeccable taste for the sound. When he brought the vaunted Texas duo of Smokin’ Joe Kubek and Bnois King into the fold, it gave him the opportunity to work with a truly rare animal in his world: the eponymous twin lead guitar.
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“I’d like to dedicate this next song to my grandmother who passed away in her sleep last night,” said Shadows Fall vocalist Brian Fair last Wednesday night at Ziggy’s as he introduced “The Unknown,” the first single from the band’s just released album Fire From the Sky.
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Catch me at: I throw shows at Time Out Sports Bar in Kernersville every Sunday, Brewski’s Tavern in Greensboro, Lu Lu’s Bar in Greensboro, private birthday and bachelor parties, and all events as a resident DJ at Time Out Sports Bar along with my partner DJ Strictdawg.
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One could spend all day on discogs.com rooting out the forgotten one-album wonders of ‘60s and ‘70s funk and soul. The vast majority of these artists like Syreeta, General Crook, Side Effect or the Eight Minutes exist today only on vinyl and out of press, and if they’re still alive have little incentive to go back to the stage.
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If there’s any single standout thoughout, it’s producer Alonzo Tucker who coaxes greatness out of what would be the band’s only offering. That their follow-up would never see the light of day is a testament to the album’s lightning-in-a-bottle excellence.
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Brewski’s Tavern (G), Cooper’s Ale House (G), Corner Pocket Billards (M), Gatsby’s Pub (W-S), Green’s Supper Club (G), Grey’s Tavern (G), Ham’s (G, K, HP), JP Looney’s, (HP), Karondas Sports Bar & Grill (G), Liberty Steakhouse (HP), McGee Street Boiler Room (G), Sidelines Sports Grill (HP), Soups Pho & Grill (W-S), Tee Time SportsHP & Karaoke (W-S).
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In addition to acclimating himself to the warped world of 1972, Barnabas is reintroduced to both Angelique, who runs her own company in Collinsport but hasn’t forgotten him after all this time, and the reincarnation of Josette in Victoria Winters, a gravely beautiful governess with a few secrets of her own.
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Weissman, who come to San Francisco in 1976, witnessed first-hand the effects of the epidemic as it slowly, inexorably began ravaging the gay community. The film focuses on five individuals whose lives were forever changed by the disease, and their stories are both heartbreaking and heroic.
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5:15, 6:15, 7:30, 8:30, 9:30. Digital ProjectionFri to Sun 1:05, 2:15, 3, 4:15, 5:30, 6:15, 7:30, 8:45, 9:40. Digital ProjectionMon 1:05, 2:15, 3, 4:15, 6:15, 7:30, 9:40. Digital ProjectionTue 1:05, 2:15, 3, 4:15, 5:30, 6:15, 7:30, 8:45, 9:40. Digital ProjectionWed 1:05, 2:15, 3, 4:15, 6:15, 7:30, 9:40.
Page 37 - no comments - 130 views Vinyl becomes the canvas in music-inspired paintings
The portrait of the Beastie Boys painted on three vinyl long-players looks iconic hanging above the bins at Earshot record store in Winston- Salem, especially in the wake of Adam Yauch’s death.
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Novation: 7 Emerging Artists, an exhibit of work by Renee Lindsey, Cori Smith, Kara Chambers, Shannon Johnson, Catherine Nuzum, Yenthlyn Harmon and Wren Wilson, wraps Friday at the Mary Davis Holt Gallery in the Salem College Fine Arts Center. Associated Artists of Winston-Salem holds its Spring for Art Gala on Friday from 6 to 9 p.
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Over a career that spans 60 years, and still continues today, Williams has established himself as one of the true giants in motion-picture scores. He has won five Academy Awards (Fiddler on the Roof, Jaws, Star Wars, ET – The Extra-Terrestrial, Schindler’s List).
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in their teens, Eleanor Davis began painting, and she did so prolifically for the rest of her life. She studied art at the Arts and Crafts Association of Winston-Salem and at UNC- Greensboro, and spent summers painting and sculpting in Italy. For more info, visit www.
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Now through Sunday Theatre Alliance continues Altar Boyz, a musical comedy about a fictitious Christian boy-band on the last night of their national Raise the Praise tour. As they perform such hits as “I Believe,” the boys question their loyalty to each other and whether or not faith is what’s holding them together.
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With Temple’s allergies, Jane and Johnson’s awkwardness, Otis’s old age and Carter’s “sqeak-by” writing — the whole crew is rendered basically unemployable and must scramble to hold onto their jobs despite the odds. The lonely editor-in-chief, Sam, however, is more concerned with pitching a different type of “job” to her male employees.
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May 16. 1-2pm. 2012 Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Campaign of NC Annual Conference. Victoria Ballroom, Koury Convention Center, Greensboro..
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A “tip” about a co-worker’s “betrayal” might well raise the Bovine’s rage levels. But before charging into a confrontation, let an unbiased colleague do some fact checking. BORN THIS WEEK: You’re usually the life of the party, which gets you on everyone’s invitation list.
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Advice Goddess Now, at 40, I’ve accepted that a childless marriage is best for us, given my wife’s fertility issues and my ambivalence about parenthood. My wife, however, sees no purpose to life without children. It upsets her to see me happy without kids while she pines for them.
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• With only 30,000 hotel rooms in Rio de Janeiro, and 50,000 visitors expected for the June United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, officials persuaded owners of many of the city’s short-time “love hotels” (typically renting for four hours at a time) to change business plans for a few days to accommodate the delegates.
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Answers 1. Robby Thompson hit in 21 consecutive games in 1993. 2. Barry Larkin of the Reds in 2000. 3. Chicago’s Gayle Sayers, at age 34, was elected in 1977. 4. Twenty-three consecutive seasons. 5. Mario Lemieux in 1988 (three goals) and 1990 (four). 6. Clint Dempsey, with Fulham in 2012.
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“You know, Daytona and Talladega are only four races on our circuit,” he said. “How many races are we going to do? Thirty-eight, with the [Budweiser Shootout] and the [Sprint All-Star Race]. ... There are a lot of races. You’ve got to be good at all of them to be champion.
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There are five cats currently prowling my home and property, killers one and all. Granted, the two older ones cannot snuff out life the way they once did, but when we brought Henry and Blaze home almost 15 years ago, small as cupcakes, cute as polka...
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