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Cane Pole Fishing Hole Derby

Twice-yearly fishing derby set for October 1 at Cedarock pond.

Are You On Board for a Great Weekend?

Our weekly roundup of weekend fun includes 15 events and 8 consignment sales, so brace yourself for a busy weekend!

Best-Selling Author Jamie Ford to Visit Greensboro

Greensboro Library hosts author visit at Historical Museum in conjunction with opening of Asian Pacific American Story traveling exhibition.

Seasonal Tree Tour Returns to Old Salem

Toby Bost will guide visitors on midday educational walking tour of the spectacular fall trees.

Grocery Cart Tips for Confidence & Good Nutrition

These 5 expert tips will help you save money and eat healthier.

Transitioning to Working From Home

My visit to Fox 8 Morning News, where I spoke with Cindy Farmer about working from home.

Beating the Rainy Day Blues

Rain doesn't have to squelch fun, because inside time can be just as exciting as outdoor play.

Work-Life Balance Hits Home for Rich & Famous, Too

When you have kids, whether you are servers in a restaurant, corporate suits or Hollywood sweethearts, family life is a balancing act.

Tailgating Just Got Easier in Demon Deacon Territory

You can now order online and have your tailgate feast delivered right to the ballgame in Winston-Salem.

Halloween Was Made for Laughs and Screams

You can't beat the Halloween season for evoking a roller coaster of entertaining emotions.

From Apples to Zombies, It's Going to Be a Great Weekend in the Triad

Wow your family this weekend with our top picks for exciting and cool ways to make the most of the weekend.

Pumpkin Patches, Corn Mazes and Hayrides

Take a day trip to one of these fall fun destinations that are a short drive from the Triad.

GCS Superintendent Launches Listening and Learning Tour

Superintendent Contreras spends time visiting, listening and learning during her first 100 days in GCS leadership role.

It's Here! The Pumpkin Bucket List

Combining our adoration of pumpkins with our incessant need to check stuff off lists, here are 10 pumpkin things you need to do this fall.

Apple Fest Entertainment Schedule Released

Annual festival promises music, magic, crafts, games, a petting zoo and, of course, plenty of apples.

Evening Pokémon GO Lure Party at the NC Zoo

The NC Zoo is having a Pokemon GO Lure Party this Saturday, Sept. 17, from 4 to 7 p.m. Admission is $5, and proceeds will go toward the zoo’s conservation efforts.

Celebrate Take a Child Outside Week

The program, an initiative of the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences, takes place annually Sept. 24-30.

Enjoy Festival Foods, Family Fun at Day in the Park

Day in the Park, will celebrate its 46th year this Saturday, Sept. 17, at City Lake Park from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is free.

Reflections on Bookmarks Festival

We enjoyed making bookmarks, meeting readers and sponsoring an author. We look forward to the year ahead and next year's festival!

Bookmarks Unveils Downtown Location for Independent Bookstore and Café

Bookstore, event and meeting space for readers and writers, Bookmarks’ offices, coffee bar and café, and more to be housed at new location in 2017.

11 Ways For Families to Enjoy Fair & Festival Season

From Danbury to Seagrove, Burlington to Lexington, and everywhere in between, the Triad has lots to offer families this weekend.

Decoding Your Child’s Cough

Use this handy guide so you'll know what's going on and when to call the doctor.

Must-Haves for Telecommuters

You can balance home, family and work when you work from a home office, but you have to have a few things in place first.

The Greensboro Police Department Donates Newer Police Car to GCM

Working lights and sirens make this interactive display a must-see for kids of all ages.

Family Vacation: Bicycling the Virginia Creeper Trail

Take a weekend to explore the Virginia Creeper Trail and surrounding areas. The trail can be ridden all in one day and is kid-friendly.

High Point City Lake Park: The Piedmont’s Finest Family Park

High Point’s recreational treasure offers year-round outdoor family fun by land and by water.

10 Ways to Make the Most of Your 3-Day Weekend

From bull riding to festivals to car racing, check out our top picks for a Labor Day weekend packed with family fun.

Driving Through Labor Day for a Special Lady

Combining Labor Day festivities with a birthday celebration make family time that much better.

Enrichment Opportunities Abound in the Triad

Back-to-school is also time for after school enrichment.

Building Strong Grandparent Bonds

Steps you can take to foster the all-important bonds between your parents and offspring.
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Annual Guides

GPS [Go. Play. See]

It's your complete family guide to Triad living. Parents are busy and on the go. Use this guide to help you explore all this great area offers for families in Winston-Salem, Greensboro, High Point and surrounding communities.

Exceptional Child

For parents of kids with special needs, finding help and support can be challenging. We've compiled valuable resources for Triad parents in our latest annual publication, Exceptional Child, which is also available as a digital guide.