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Owen Covington
Works at The Triad Business Journal
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A whole lot of activity in downtown Greensboro these days. 
The vacant Gate City Motors dealership in downtown Greensboro spans about 40,000 square feet on 3.5 acres.
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Is Leo Sharp a senile day-lily farmer who was taken advantage of by drug smugglers? Or did he know exactly what he was getting into?
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Very, very cool - what a great idea for 3D printing...
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I'm a fan of the Chemex coffeemaker - brews a better cup than your traditional automated drip gizmo. 
Lifes best designed products are sometimes the ones we take for granted each morning.
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The most epic beer-passing trick-shot video sequel ever. http://bit.ly/HT2db9
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Join us next week for a discussion with business leaders and organizations regarding the Wyndham Championship and what it means to the Piedmont Triad. http://ow.ly/ySrfU
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EXCLUSIVE: Hampton Inn planned for downtown Greensboro http://ow.ly/wSj8b
A Hampton Inn and Suites is planned for a vacant parking lot in downtown Greensboro, according to multiple sources. It is the fourth hotel proposal under consideration for the downtown area.
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Nearly one in four children start kindergarten either overweight or obese, and have the greatest chance of becoming obese before third grade, according to a new study from Emory University.
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The Sales Factory, Woodbine merger to create one of Triad's largest marketing agencies - Greensboro - The Business Journal http://ow.ly/rInFT
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Wow. It's certainly been years since I was in a video store (and apparently I'm not the only one they're missing), but to see an iconic brand, and activity, wither away is sad. 
 
Video-rental company Blockbuster will close its remaining 300 U.S. stores, ending an era for a retail chain that was once a hallmark of shopping centers across the country. | http://bloom.bg/16GljuL 

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