Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019

Author: John Hammer

About John Hammer

Here are my most recent posts

Rhino Shorts: May 25, 2017

The Rhino Times will hold its Country Club Schmoozefest on Thursday, May 25 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Starmount Forest Country Club at 1 Sam Sneed Drive. Those who sign in and wear a name tag are welcome to enjoy free hors d’oeuvres...

Read More

Rhino Shorts: May 18, 2017

I can’t remember who was mayor when the City Council first talked about building a skateboard park, and because of a fire at city hall in 1888, those records are not available. If the city had just had a few more buckets perhaps...

Read More

Rhino Shorts: May 11, 2017

The Rhino Times will hold its Country Club Schmoozefest on Thursday, May 25 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Starmount Forest Country Club at 1 Sam Sneed Drive. Those who sign in and wear a name tag are welcome to enjoy free hors d’oeuvres...

Read More

Rhino Shorts: May 4, 2017

Crossover in the state legislature was last week, and a bill sponsored by state Sen. Trudy Wade to take away a state-mandated subsidy of newspapers with paid circulation passed the Senate and will move on to the House. The bill...

Read More

Rhino Shorts: April 27, 2017

The Rhino Times will hold its April Showers Schmoozefest on Thursday, April 27 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Blue Agave Mexican Bar & Grill at 3900 Battleground Ave. Those who sign in and wear a name tag are welcome to enjoy free...

Read More

Rhino Shorts: April 20, 2017

The Rhino Times will hold its April Showers Schmoozefest on Thursday, April 27 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Blue Agave Mexican Bar & Grill at 3900 Battleground Ave. Those who sign in and wear a name tag are welcome to enjoy free...

Read More

Rhino Shorts: April 13, 2017

The Rhino Times will hold its April Showers Schmoozefest on Thursday, April 27 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Blue Agave Mexican Bar & Grill at 3900 Battleground Ave. Those who sign in and wear a name tag are welcome to enjoy free...

Read More

Rhino Shorts: April 6, 2017

Congratulations to the Carolina Tar Heels on winning the NCAA men’s basketball championship. It was an ugly game but Carolina played a great last minute. I do wish the referees had let the teams play. Maybe they would have found...

Read More

Rhino Shorts: March 30, 2017

One of the biggest fables foisted on the people of Greensboro is the Downtown Greenway, which has now been in development for over 15 years and so far less than a mile of the four-mile Greenway is open. A tweet went out from the...

Read More

No HB2 Blackmail

I don’t like to see my state blackmailed and I don’t like ultimatums much either, so I hope that the state legislature doesn’t cave in to the obvious blackmail attempt by the NCAA and the ACC. The ultimatum was “do something by...

Read More

Rhino Shorts: March 23, 2017

The First Rhino Times Schmoozefest of Spring is Thursday, March 23 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Fresh. Local. Good. at 433 Spring Garden St. It will be in the Morehead Foundry, the first multiplex dining facility in Greensboro. Beer,...

Read More

Aiming to Doff Beer Cap

I knew Bill Sherrill was expanding his Red Oak Brewery along I-85/I-40 in Whitsett, but since Sherrill always seems to building something I didn’t pay too much attention to it, until I went out there this week and walked around...

Read More

Pin It on Pinterest