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October 22, 2015 by Erin Patterson

McGee Becomes First Female Pastor at First Baptist

Inside the domed ceiling of First Baptist Church, a congregation of about 200 people listen to a sermon given by a woman. Emily Hull McGee, … Read More

September 24, 2015 by Erin Buchholz

Our Neighbor: Kendall Doub

Artist Kendall Doub is bringing life to empty spaces in downtown Winston-Salem with murals painted outside of galleries, restaurants and even in the basement of … Read More

September 24, 2015 by Anna Conte

New Restaurant adds to the redevelopment of Liberty Street

Southern-style barbecue restaurant and bar, Camel City BBQ Factory, becomes the latest addition to a developing street in downtown Winston-Salem, bringing new life to Liberty … Read More

November 20, 2014 by Emma Dolson

Our Neighbor: Mary Haglund

Editor’s Note: Mary’s Gourmet Diner was featured on the Daily Show with Jon Stewart on Tuesday, Dec. 9. The segment featured the controversy over the … Read More

November 9, 2014 by Kristopher Kolb

African Crafts Store Helps Kenyan Women

Situated between Kindred Spirits and Atelier on Trade Street, Umoja African Crafts may have a smaller storefront than its neighbors in downtown Winston-Salem’s art district, … Read More

November 6, 2014 by Emma Dolson

Wake Forest Senior Opens CrossFit Gym on Liberty Street

Last month, Top Tier, a franchise of the CrossFit, Inc. gyms, opened in the 600 block of Liberty Street in downtown Winston-Salem. The previously vacant … Read More

October 23, 2014 by Emma Dolson

Our Neighbor: Pablo del Valle Returns Home to Trade Street

When asked whether his bakery and cafĂ©, Atelier on Trade, could be successful among several competitors in the downtown Winston-Salem area, owner Pablo del Valle … Read More

October 9, 2014 by Lindsey Gallinek

Arts Corner: Alix Hitchcock

It is the first Friday of October and Alix Hitchcock is pacing around the open space, waiting for people to show up for the opening … Read More

November 26, 2013 by Siobhan Callahan

Officer Billy Williams

Office Billy Williams rode up to Chelsea’s coffee shop, on North Trade Street, to break up a disturbance involving a homeless man well known on … Read More

October 10, 2013 by April Walsh

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes

By April Walsh An army of men teetering down Trade Street in high heels turned heads on Saturday, September 18th. Many women walked with them … Read More