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December 3, 2015 by Erin Patterson

Overflow homeless shelters open doors across Winston-Salem

It was 50 degrees and raining as almost a dozen people started lining up outside the doors of Centenary United Methodist’s office space on Tuesday … Read More

November 23, 2015 by Daniel Sechtin

One of the First Same-Sex Couples to Receive Marriage License in Winston-Salem: One Year Later

Last year, Heard it Here covered the legalization of same-sex marriage in North Carolina. The article featured Keith Hicks and Wayne Berrier who were one … Read More

November 19, 2015 by Anna Conte

Winston-Salem Journal Building under new ownership

The building at 418 N. Marshall St., most known as the location of the Winston-Salem Journal, and the parking lot across the street have recently … Read More

November 5, 2015 by Katie Dickens

Winston Fashion Designer Showcases Line Downtown

Amanda Vaughn-Redmon and Molly Grace at the counter in Kleur Professionally trained fashion designer Amanda Vaughn-Redmon has lived in Winston-Salem for years, but she is … Read More

November 5, 2015 by Erin Patterson

Book sale carries on life of Central Library

Inside a nondescript brick building on the corner of Marshall and 6th St., boxes of books line a long hallway. Claudia von Grunebaum, president of … Read More

October 26, 2015 by Emily Eisert

Winston-Salem Pride Holds its Annual Festival and Parade

“We got a repeat customer!” calls out Macaria Rage, the emcee who wore a turquoise gown covered in rhinestones. She holds the hand of a … Read More

October 22, 2015 by Erin Buchholz

Innovation Quarter brings exercise classes downtown

Wake Forest Innovation Quarter has teamed up with yoga studios and a branch of the YMCA to offer indoor and outdoor fitness classes as a … Read More

October 19, 2015 by Erin Buchholz

First Presbyterian Church welcomes neighbors with free cookout

Blue skies, picnic tables, friendly faces and the smell of hot dogs in the air brought people to Winston Square Park Sunday afternoon to enjoy … Read More

October 8, 2015 by Emily Eisert

$28 Million Renovation Brings Library into 21st Century

About a year and a half ago, 660 W. Fifth St. saw roughly 30,000 visitors per month. Now, only a construction crew occupies the site. … Read More

October 8, 2015 by McKenzie Maddox

1st Annual Awakening Christian Music Festival graces Winston-Salem

Bundled in warm jackets and rain ponchos, a crowd of Christian music fans of all ages gathered in the BB&T Ballpark Stadium to sing, dance … Read More

September 24, 2015 by Emily Eisert

Pizza, Beer and Moonlight

Dress ranged from track singlets and spandex to tutus and glow-in-the-dark necklaces at Baily Park last Friday night at 7. Music blared from the pre-race … Read More

September 24, 2015 by Erin Patterson

Texas Pete Takes Over Trade Street

Laura Bakker and her husband pause for a moment beneath the setting sun on the final evening of the second annual Texas Pete Culinary Arts … Read More