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Wake Forest Students Cover Downtown Winston-Salem

October 26, 2017 by Meredith Happy

Clean Team is Thriving Now More Than Ever

The Clean Team in downtown Winston-Salem has collected 93,600 pounds of liter, spent 192 hours removing graffiti, and has swept an untold number of cigarette … Read More

October 26, 2017 by Rayne Supple

Business 40 Construction to begin in October 2017

Jimmy John’s employee Timothy Halvorson is not looking forward to his daily commute to his early morning shift on West 4th Street during the construction … Read More

October 18, 2017 by Jessica Clifford

Downtown Winston-Salem is Staying Fit

  Open the door, and feel the intensity. “The longer you stand there and stare at it the more you’re going to hate it,” yells … Read More

October 18, 2017 by Stephen Bechtel

Downtown Winston-Salem Raises Awareness for Domestic Violence

A purple wooden cutout of a human silhouette stands watch in the lobby of the Winston-Salem Police Department on Cherry Street. Pinned to the center … Read More

October 18, 2017 by Rayne Supple

First Presbyterian Church Volunteered in Houston to Provide Relief for Hurricane Harvey

Hannah Lafferandre strapped on her mold mask and entered the Houston home through a torn down garage door to a pile of debris that reached … Read More

October 17, 2017 by Megan Schmit

Larry Favorite Crafts from Ironwood

On the first Friday of October, visitors ambled through the front room of Piedmont Craftsmen to view its newest exhibit: “Of Trees and Vines.” The … Read More

October 17, 2017 by Meredith Happy

Domino’s Pizza by the Slice in Downtown

Amongst the thriving, up-and-coming businesses along 4th Street sits a Winston-Salem staple—Domino’s, which is unique in that it serves pizza by slice. This particular Domino’s … Read More

October 17, 2017 by Madison Yauger

Local Updates in Preparation for Business 40 Closure

First Street has been in chaos due to the rerouting of a new water line in preparation for the $99 million remodel of Business 40, … Read More

October 17, 2017 by Erin Stephens

First-Annual Shop the Block Event Promotes Local Retail

Earlier this month, 35 retailers in downtown Winston-Salem handed out lime green, cloth bags and coupon books to shoppers who ventured downtown to “Shop the … Read More

October 17, 2017 by Lily Walter

Immigrant Rights Group Holds Protest

About 80 protesters, wearing black and carrying signs, gathered around a black wooden coffin in the warm evening Sept. 28, waiting for the downtown demonstration … Read More

September 28, 2017 by Erin Stephens

Molly Southern: 17-Year-Old’s Passion for Fashion Shines In Clothing Swap

As a child, Molly Southern was surrounded by inspiration. “I’ve grown up around huge amounts of people. My mom runs a music festival, Heavy Rebel … Read More

September 28, 2017 by Jessica Clifford

Queen Toviea: Serving Downtown for 26 Years

Queen Toviea rolls out her hot dog cart from the commissary where she stores it over to the corner of 5th and Trade Streets almost … Read More