Carolina Thunderbirds: Better the Second Time Around

Carolina Thunderbirds: Better the Second Time Around By Zak DeBeaussaert Photos V. Khouri – Carolina Thunderbirds When the Carolina Thunderbirds arrived in town to bring professional hockey back to the Piedmont Triad last season, they were met with an incredible amount of fan support that saw the team break the league’s attendance record and secure a playoff berth in their inaugural season. Now in year two, the Thunderbirds are thriving, competing for a championship, and becoming a bigger player in the community every day. As of this writing, the Thunderbirds have never relinquished first place in the 2018-19 standings and
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Tre Nonne: Italian Gem of the Triad

Tre Nonne: Italian Gem of the Triad By Sarah K Wilson Tre Nonne continues to wow the triad with authentic, made from scratch italian dishes, just like the owner’s grandma would serve. Nestled into a complex at 177 Jonestown road, the Marescas proudly stay true to their Italian roots, bringing the triad fresh homemade pasta- a true labor of love. The sauces and dishes are made in house, the Sunday gravy alone takes six to eight hours to perfect. Sunday gravy is a slow cooked tomato sauce served along homemade meatballs, sausage, and of course, the fresh made pasta. Tre
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The Big Eat and Mac & Cheese Cook-off 2019

The Big Eat and Mac & Cheese Cook-off Restaurants & Entrées Offered! By Timothy G. Beeman II Downtown Winston-Salem dates Tuesday evenings, January 8 – February 12, 2019. Greensboro & other locations Tuesday evenings, February 5 – February 26, 2019. Support your locally owned restaurants, learn about the restaurants and enjoy their wares. The Big Eat has been a downtown Winston-Salem staple for the last few years. When it looked like it was going to end, Piedmont Local Magazine stepped in and continued the tradition. You may ask, what is The Big Eat? The Big Eat is a collective of
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Artist Spotlight: J. Timber… Jack-of-all-Trades

Featured Artist J. Timber… Jack-of-all-Trades   Greensboro has talented individuals, artists, actors, and musicians. One man in particular happens to be a jack-of-all-trades. Jonathan Ricardo Timber, otherwise known as J Timber, is a shining star that’s put in years of work in the local music scene here in the triad. Not only has he performed 280 shows in 2018, he can be seen hosting open mic nights at venues like Smith and Edge, which has seen quite the increase in local talent. JT says “Open mic started back in November of 2017, and in the beginning it was pretty much just
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