High School Feature: Western Guilford High School, Greensboro

Address: 409 Friendway Rd., Greensboro, NC 27410 Phone: (336) 316-5800 Website: www.wghs.gcsnc.com On Facebook:  www.facebook.com/westernguilfordhighschoolptso/ On Twitter:  twitter.com/wghsstuco?lang=en The Facility: Growing and Improving Western Guilford High School (mascot: the Hornet) is fed primarily by Guilford Middle School and Kernodle Middle School, serving a large section of west and northwest Greensboro. With more than 1200 students, Western […]

What’s the Deal with Guilford County Schools’ Snow Days?

During winter in the North Carolina Piedmont Triad, we’re often in an awkward position: It snowed at some point in recent days, but it looks like even though the main roads are cleared, public schools remain closed. Parents—many of whom have taken time off work to stay home with school-aged children—are saying, “Why is my kid’s […]

Art for Kids – and Adult Art Workshops, Too – at GreenHill Center for NC Art

A couple of our neighbors just told me about attending a creative “upcycled book making” workshop for adults at the GreenHill Center for NC Art at the Greensboro Cultural Center on Davie Street downtown this past Thursday evening. GreenHill is composed of four spaces: ArtQuest Studios, The Gallery, InFocus Gallery, and The Shop. It is “the only […]

Father’s Day 2016 in Greensboro, High Point, and Winston-Salem

Father’s Day is the third Sunday of each June, giving us the opportunity to celebrate fathers, grandfathers, great-grandfathers, stepfathers, foster fathers, and other paternal figures in our lives. This year (2016), the big day is Sunday, June 19, and we’ve collected a few dining-out and entertainment options for you to share with the special man you’d like […]