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Wake Forest Students Cover Downtown Winston-Salem

Semester: Fall 2013

December 3, 2013 by April Walsh

Lawsuit Update: Downtown Response

Downtown bar owners say that a recent lawsuit against 6th and Vine over a fatal drunk-driving case has them rethinking their policies on alcohol sales … Read More

December 2, 2013 by Taylor Rousseau

A Daily Downtown Commute

“Please pay exact fare: Driver does not make change,” The text boldly reads from a black placard fixed to a squat steel tower, the first … Read More

November 26, 2013 by Amalia Klinck-Shearman

Life in the Nissen Building

Eleven years ago few Winston-Salem residents could have predicted the transformations the run down Nissen Building would receive. Today, the 4th Street building is a … Read More

November 26, 2013 by Sinthu Ramalingam

Is Public Safety A Concern?

By Sinthu Ramalingam It’s around 7pm on a Wednesday evening, and several people are seated inside the Clark Campbell Transportation Center. The transportation center has … Read More

November 26, 2013 by Amalia Klinck-Shearman

Winston-Salem Light Project Postponed

By: Amalia Klinck-Shearman November 26, 2013 People walking the Winston-Salem Strollway this spring will find themselves under archways draped with flowing cloth with their movements … Read More

November 26, 2013 by Jennifer Koniuk

Couple Helps Homeless Man Off the Streets

Marty Cline still spends a good part of every day on the bench outside Camino Bakery, his face weathered after two years of homelessness. Since … 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

November 15, 2013 by Taylor Rousseau

MacIntosh Wins Northwest Ward Council Member Race

By Taylor S. Rousseau Surrounded by volunteers and campaign supporters after the polls closed Tuesday, November 5, Democrat Jeff MacIntosh awaited the final precinct results … Read More

November 14, 2013 by Sinthu Ramalingam

The Haunted Streets of Winston-Salem

By: Sinthu Ramalingam “During construction, a worker fell. Some say accident, others say maybe murder,” whispers the man, pointing to the tall outline of Wells … Read More

November 7, 2013 by April Walsh

Greenway Planning Updates

Greenway will run along side the unused train tracks near the research park. The now unused tracks were once used for passengers and light freight. … Read More

November 7, 2013 by Amalia Klinck-Shearman

Downtown Dogs

By: Amalia Klinck-Shearman November 7, 2013 When Kaylee Gonzalez moved to downtown Winston-Salem in early August to attend cosmetology school, she decided to get a … Read More

November 7, 2013 by Jennifer Koniuk

Veteran spends Veterans Day Remembering Fallen Friends

By Jennifer Koniuk He wears his dog tags every day, reminding himself of his six fallen friends from the Air Force. John Tate, founder of … Read More