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Isn’t There Anything to Do Around Here?
Well, yes, actually. The Local Events page provides links to major events, major venues, university event calendars and Greensboro’s busy local arts scene (much of which happens downtown).
Next Recycling Collection
Recycling and bulk trash are collected every other Friday. The next pickups will be:
- Friday September 27
- Friday October 11
- Friday October 25
Garbage and yard waste are collected every Friday. Click here for details.
Next CHNA & HPC Meetings
- College Hill
Monday, September 23, 7 p.m.
Presbyterian Church of the Covenant, Fellowship Hall, 501 S. Mendenhall Street
- Historic Preservation
Wednesday, September 25, 4 p.m.
Meetings are usually held in the Plaza Level Conference Room, Melvin Municipal Building, 300 W. Washington Street. The alternate location is the City Council Chamber.
- College Hill
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Monthly Archives: October 2014
Mark your calendars. The next College Hill Neighborhood Association meeting will be on Monday, Dec. 1, 2014 at 7 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall of the Church of the Covenant Presbyterian Church on South Mendenhall Street. Why no meeting in … Continue reading
This weekend’s schedule for UNCG homecoming events; fireworks scheduled for about 9:30 p.m. Saturday
The following information is from UNCG’s Division of Student Affairs, provided by our very helpful university contact, Terri Cartner. This week, October 27th through November 2nd, is UNCG’s Homecoming Week. There are many events happening on campus this week, culminating … Continue reading
The October meeting of the College Hill Neighborhood Association will be held at 7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 27, 2014, in the Fellowship Hall of the Church of the Covenant, 501 S. Mendenhall St. Draft minutes from the September meeting are posted below. All … Continue reading
In the message below, neighborhood resident Boone Angel responds to the skepticism that followed his report of being robbed on Carr Street on October 10 (previously covered here and here). It contains considerably more information than the police say he gave … Continue reading
Demolition of stone retaining wall at 110 South Mendenhall St. to be considered Oct. 29 by Historic Preservation Commission
This month’s agenda for the Historic Preservation Commission includes a request to demolish the granite retaining wall along the sidewalk at 110 South Mendenhall Street. The wall has been leaning noticeably toward the street for years. Property owner Bill Burkley … Continue reading
From The New York Times: “Airbnb, the pioneering home rental service, presents itself as useful and virtuous, but the reality is far less benign, according to a report that Eric T. Schneiderman, the New York attorney general, released on Thursday. “The … Continue reading
A conversation with the helpful Greensboro police detective who’s investigating the report of a robbery last week on Carr Street left me with these impressions: The police report was sketchy because the police haven’t figured out exactly what happened. Regardless … Continue reading
The People’s Perk coffee house on South Mendenhall Street is celebrating its first anniversary this weekend. To mark the occasion, owners Karen Archia and Nancy Lenk will give a free piece of birthday cake with the purchase of any coffee … Continue reading
In case you missed it yesterday: The Downtown Greenway now has a green light to proceed with the section on the east edge of College Hill. That project will replace the railroad tracks along Greensboro College with a walking and biking … Continue reading
A man was robbed early Friday outside 933 Carr Street. Reports on the incident from the police and newspaper raise more questions than they answer. A conspicuously vague Greensboro police report (PDF) says that Boone Aaron Angel, 30 (this Boone Aaron Angel?) … Continue reading