30th Annual Winston-Salem Jaycees Drive-Thru Holiday Parade

  By Kristen Margo Daukas We are officially in the holiday season and just coming out of Thanksgiving where many families had to cancel or drastically modify their annual gatherings and traditions, if there was ever a year that needed a double dose of comfort and joy, it’s 2020. Normally all of us would be making the tough decisions right now of which holiday party they were going to attend or trying to figure out to make it to two in one night and have all the fun of the season. Making our own lists of shopping that needed to
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Local + Global Creative Collaborators Team Up To Give Back With BTV – Beyond The Virus Gifts To Provide COVID-19 Charitable Contributions

By SUSAN B. B. SCHABACKER Local singer/songwriter/musician + Tea-lation! tea business owner, Susan B. B. Schabacker heartfully encourages her community to support BTV – Beyond The Virus to give gifts that give back this holiday. She is honored to team up with talented locals + internationals in humanitarian efforts to support many devastated by coronavirus.  Susan, along with creative collaborators from around the world,  has been recording her 5th album of original world music. Susan’s collaborators represent our local scene + countries from A (Austria) to Z (Zimbabwe) and many countries in between. “We bring people together to heartfully help,
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X(caret) Marks the Spot!

By Kristen Margo Daukas Thanks to The Streatery in Winston-Salem, those who took advantage of the opportunity to support our downtown restaurants by dining outside, for the first time in months life seemed almost normal for everyone. But here we are already staring at the incoming cooler weather. This bizarre year has left us all with a warped sense of time and summer feels like it was eons ago and just yesterday at the same time. I’m not sure about you, but I’m not ready to hibernate again this soon… I want the warm, sunny days to continue. I want
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Tap That Axe Hits the Bullseye for Fun!

By Kristen Margo Daukas When Michael Citro opened Tap That Axe in Apil of 2019, one of the main reasons he did was due to the lack of variety in things to actually DO in the area. Sure we have bowling, movies, miniature golf, etc. but you can only do those things so many times before you’re bored with them and honestly don’t want to do them anymore. He began putting the plans in motion after visiting an ax-throwing spot in the Midwest where they were already growing in popularity and when he returned to Winston, he began putting the
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