Aid group says Piedmont Triad refugees go through extensive background checks

GREENSBORO, N.C. — A local aid organization for refugees is trying to ease federal, state and even local concerns about refugees and national security. According to North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services statistics, close to 500 refugees relocate to the Triad every year with the Piedmont taking in around 25 percent of the […]
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Greensboro businesses beef up security after break-ins

GREENSBORO, N.C. — From security cameras to motion sensors, some business owners are beefing up security at their shops. Many of the changes are being made after a string of break-ins this summer near Hicone Road where nearly half a dozen businesses were burglarized. Jason Beal has done a security overhaul of his shop on […]
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