New to the Triad: Loco fo Coco moved to new location

Loco fo Coco 1616-G Battleground Ave Greensboro NC (336) 333-0029 locoforcocochocolate.com Loco for Coco Gourmet Chocolate is a purveyor of all-American, fine chocolates established in 2007.  The best-in-class truffles are the most popular, but the store features many other treats such as turtles and chocolate covered fruits and nuts.  Customers especially appreciate the way the chocolates are wrapped in beautiful boxes, ribbons, and bags ready for gift-giving Loco for Coco moved from Shops at Kirkwood after Valentine’s Day to Dover Square.  Owners Spencer and Susan are delighted to be on Battleground Avenue in a shopping center that features all local
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Tapped into Craft, Libations and Victuals: Not Your Father’s Root Beer

Spencer Davis from City Beverage and Tim Beeman II from The Less Desirables collaborate to give you both a professional beer purveyor’s and a craft brew critic’s (and self-appointed beer snob) points-of-view of craft brews available in the Piedmont area. Spencer Davis explains the beer’s credentials: Small Town Brewery is located in Wauconda, Illinois.   Not Your Father’s Root Beer is the fastest selling new craft beer in American this year.  This beer went from being poured on draft in a few bars and restaurants, to just signing with Pabst Brewing Company in March and is set to be distributed in
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New to the Triad: The Warehouse on Uwharrie’s Antique and Vintage Home Décor

New to the Triad: The Warehouse on Uwharrie’s Antique and Vintage Home Décor By Brian Watkins New to the Triad’s burgeoning creative scene, The Warehouse on Uwharrie opened in April as a source of beautiful antique home décor. The Warehouse is right at home in High Point, home to the furniture market. The history carried in the pieces offered speaks for itself, and The Warehouse also offers consignment as part of its regular flow of inventory. The bulk of the collection includes mid-century antique furniture, home accessories, as well as decorative pieces. There are classy, eclectic options for all sorts
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Twin City RibFest Downtown Winston-Salem NC June 11 – 14

  Twin City RibFest Downtown WS   June 11 – 14 The Twin City RibFest returns to downtown Winston-Salem on June 11-14 and brings with it nine nationally acclaimed BBQ teams that hail from Texas to North Carolina. BBQ fans will be able to try various styles including Memphis, St. Louis and of course, Texas. The event runs from 11 AM – 11 PM on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Noon – 7 PM on Sunday. BBQ is not all that the Twin City RibFest offers. Promoter Allen McDavid has included entertainment elements not found in most BBQ festivals. It has a
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