Noteworthy

Man charged in connection with thefts from vehicles at fire stations in Greensboro, Charlotte

Officers with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department have arrested a man they say is connected to a series thefts at fire stations in at least two counties. Johnny Bing, 26, was charged with two counts of possession of a stolen firearm, two counts of possession of stolen property, felonious receiving stolen property, possession of a firearm by […]
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Greensboro’s 2 greenway concepts unveiled

Area residents have an opportunity to get a close-up look at recommendations for how two, planned greenways could move through town in years to come. Action Greensboro and city officials have unveiled designs for more than a dozen street crossings by both the Downtown Greenway and the Atlantic & Yadkin Greenway, including a much-debated intersection […]
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A $92 Million Waste

GREENSBORO, NC — Despite a loud chorus of “The sky is falling!” from Guilford County leaders and justice and law enforcement officials 10 years ago warning that a giant new jail had to be built, and despite the findings of an expensive 2005 jail study that predicted huge increases in the county’s jail population – new jail totals for 2015 show that the number of inmates not only did not increase drastically, as predicted over the last decade, but instead fell. The number of people now sitting in jail in Guilford County is actually lower than in 2005.

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