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Pedestrian hit by vehicle, seriously injured on Wendover Avenue in Greensboro

GREENSBORO, N.C. — A male pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on East Wendover Avenue in Greensboro on Wednesday evening, according to Sgt. W.J. Redfearn with Greensboro police. The incident happened at 6:18 p.m. on East Wendover Avenue between Summit Avenue and East Lindsay Street. According to Redfearn, the pedestrian sustained serious injuries. The driver […]
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Mermaid Tail Trend Comes With a Warning

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A new trend in kids’ toys comes with a warning.

Mermaid tails, or monofins, were a popular Christmas gift for many children. The monofin fits over a person’s legs and feet and allows them to swim like a mermaid.

Monofins will be on display, and for sale, at NC MerMania in Greensboro. The event will be held at the Greensboro Aquatic Center on January 2-3.

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But before you buy a tail for your child, Mermaid Shannon Rauch says you need to know of the dangers. “They’re very clear that you cannot be expected to know how to swim in this right away.

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New Year’s: Set realistic goals and expectations

It is a New Year’s tradition for many to set a resolution or goal to accomplish in the coming year, but making lifestyle changes doesn’t need to coincide with a holiday. Whether it is the start of a new year or just another Monday, it is never a bad time to commit to a positive […]
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New Target Gift Card Trade-In Program VS Online Ones

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GREENSBORO, NC — Maybe you’re guilty of this – Americans have let more than $44 billion in gift cards go unused since 2008. Part of the reason – you got a card for a place you don’t go to often. There are several gift card swap businesses. Most are online and that kind of makes people nervous – you don’t know who you’re dealing with.

This year Target is getting in on the gift card exchange program. You physically go to the store and walk out with the new gift card in hand.

We checked out how Target’s program compares to other services and the first thing we learned is – how convenient it is for you to trade in a gift card will cost you!

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