Greensboro History Museum

Local Spotlight: Greensboro History Museum

Just how old is our town? What is former first lady Dolley Madison’s connection to North Carolina? What did the face of our city used to look like? You can find the answers to these questions—and a whole lot more you might not even know to ask—at the Greensboro History Museum. More on the Greensboro Read more about Local Spotlight: Greensboro History Museum[…]

Greensboro Is a Smart Gigabit Community

In the News: Greensboro Is a Smart Gigabit Community

People can be smart—and so can technology. It turns out, communities can be intelligent too. With resources from US Ignite and Segra, our whole town is about to get a bit of a brainy boost. Greensboro is a Smart Gigabit Community now. Wondering what that is and what it means for our wonderful city? We’re Read more about In the News: Greensboro Is a Smart Gigabit Community[…]

Winter Wonderland Lights at the Greensboro Science Center

Happening Now: Winter Wonderland Lights at the Greensboro Science Center

Who’s ready to start ringing in the holiday season? If you’re a part of that group, we have some fantastic news: the Winter Wonderland Lights at the Greensboro Science Center are happening now. So, if you want to brighten up the month, head on over to this seasonal spectacular! What are the Winter Wonderland Lights Read more about Happening Now: Winter Wonderland Lights at the Greensboro Science Center[…]

Greensboro's Blue Bell Building

In the News: Greensboro’s Blue Bell Building

Downtown Greensboro isn’t just home to some beautiful older buildings—it’s also home to pieces of our history. This year, Greensboro’s Blue Bell Building may just go down on the books! Read on to find out the details about its recent nomination for a place on the National Register of Historic Places. A Brief History of Read more about In the News: Greensboro’s Blue Bell Building[…]

virtual NC Folk Festival

Coming Up: Virtual NC Folk Festival

This year has not gone as expected to say the least. That’s why festival organizers everywhere are adjusting the dial to keep the music alive in our living rooms. The virtual NC Folk Festival is no exception. This marks the third year for the Greensboro music festival, and it might just end up being the Read more about Coming Up: Virtual NC Folk Festival[…]

River Park North

Local Spotlight: River Park North

Staying inside has been the name of the game over the past few months. Still, many of us are looking for safe ways to explore the great outdoors this summer. Well, we have a suggestion! Grab your water bottle, put on some sunscreen, and take a trip to River Park North. What is River Park Read more about Local Spotlight: River Park North[…]

Summer Stay Camp Kits

In the News: Summer Stay Camp Kits

Summer days usually bring summer day camps. But, as we are all aware, COVID-19 has complicated things this year. Instead of in-person activities, a trio of Greensboro organizations has opted to hold summer online. Part of Greensboro Summer Online includes summer stay camp kits, a comprehensive, self-guided package full of weekly activities to spend summer Read more about In the News: Summer Stay Camp Kits[…]

Greensboro Summer Online

In the News: Greensboro Summer Online

With summer on the horizon, many are anticipating a season of vacations, camps, and plenty of outdoor recreation. However, the lingering presence of COVID-19 has some considering other options for safety’s sake. The city of Greensboro has taken cues from the CDC and state, settling on a virtual side to summer: Greensboro Summer Online. What Read more about In the News: Greensboro Summer Online[…]

Humane Society of The Piedmont

Local Spotlight: Humane Society of The Piedmont

Our cute and cuddly pets are akin to family. While not bound by blood, we are definitely bound by bond. The Humane Society of The Piedmont serves as a resource to keep those ties close in our community. From wellness visits to assisted care, the society helps pet owners and their pets stay together. What’s Read more about Local Spotlight: Humane Society of The Piedmont[…]

Greensboro's 28th Tree City USA Award

In the News: Greensboro’s 28th Tree City USA Award

Good job, Greensboro! Our town has won an impressive award—and we’ve done it for the 28th time in a row! We’re talking about Greensboro’s 28th Tree City USA Award. Though it’s easy to grow used to good things, our town works hard to ensure that it cultivates a healthy environment for its residents. Here’s just Read more about In the News: Greensboro’s 28th Tree City USA Award[…]