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11:29 am
Tue June 10, 2014

Cleanup From March Storms Ends; More Than 1 Million Cubic Yards of Debris

A volunteer at Pleasant Garden Baptist Church gets a hug from a resident in the aftermath of the March ice storms. The church worked with the American Red Cross to offer free bottled water to the community.
Credit Sheila Thrower

It took about three months but a four-county cleanup from the ice storms back in March has finally ended.

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Arts
9:41 am
Tue June 10, 2014

Irish Singer, Songwriter, Multi-Instrumentalist Andy Irvine to Play in Winston-Salem

Andy Irvine
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The Fiddle and Bow Society has been bringing outstanding traditional and contemporary folk artists to the Triad for 33 years. That tradition continues this weekend when one of the most important members of the Irish music revival makes a rare appearance in Winston-Salem.  Singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and founding member of many seminal bands Andy Irvine will perform in the intimate confines of the Community Arts Cafe.

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Daily Update
5:02 am
Tue June 10, 2014

10 Things to Know for Tuesday, June 10, 2014

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:

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student loan debt
4:08 am
Tue June 10, 2014

President Barack Obama Attempts to Reduce Federal Student Loan Debt

In 2012, the average undergraduate college debt was more than $27,000. In the same year, graduate students walked away with an average of $169,000.
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Easing the burden on college students who want the American Dream.

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Arts
8:25 am
Mon June 9, 2014

The American Singers' Opera Project Presents Performances of Mozart

Barbara DeMaio Caprilli (left) and Richard Heard (right) and students of the American Singers' Opera Project.
Brazell Heard

The American Singers’ Opera Project (ASOP) kicked off last weekend with free Aria Evenings at Arbor Acres and Salemtowne. The two-week long program concludes this year with performances of Mozart's Magic Flute, sung in German, with English dialogue and Chamber Orchestra June 12th through the 14th at 7:00 pm in Brendle Recital Hall, on the Wake Forest University campus.

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