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Author: John Hammer

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Rhino Shorts: Sept. 21, 2017

The first Schmoozefest of fall is Thursday, Sept. 28 from 6 to 8 at Lee’s Sports Bar at 2618 Lawndale Dr. in the shopping center across from Target. Free beer, wine and hors d’oeuvres will be available while supplies last for...

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Rhino Shorts: Sept. 14, 2017

I won’t promise it but I will consider endorsing any City Council candidate who will sign an affadavit promising to finish the Downtown Greenway in my lifetime. I’m 63 and seem to be a good health, so that should give them...

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Rhino Shorts: Sept. 7, 2017

The folks who live near the Shops at Friendly who managed to stop a Trader Joe’s from locating on the corner of Hobbs Road and Friendly Avenue might be interested in a report from Business Insider released last month. According...

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Why Labor Day Doesn’t Get a Parade

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Rhino Shorts: August 31, 2017

It’s entertaining when the editorial department of the News & Recordchooses to write a column about an event that the news department didn’t see as significant enough to cover. This week, editorial writer Doug Clark chose...

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Wyndham Musings

There are certainly more prestigious golf tournaments than the Wyndham Championship but there can’t be a friendlier golf tournament on the PGA tour. Every year I’m impressed with how nice people are. Now some of the signs that...

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Rhino Shorts: August 24, 2017

There was a meeting on Tuesday for the public to review and comment on the preliminary designs for the portion of the four-mile downtown Greenway that runs between Martin Luther King Jr. Drive and Gate City Boulevard. The...

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Rhino Shorts: August 17, 2017

The Wyndham Championship week kicked off with a pro-am on Monday and the tournament, played Thursday through Sunday, makes the Sedgefield golf course the center of the PGA world. Since moving to Sedgefield 10 years ago, the...

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Rhino Shorts: August 10, 2017

The Wyndham Championship will be here before you know it, Monday, August 14 to Sunday, August 20. And it’s really too early to tell, but if this unusually cool August weather continues, it’s going to be great for watching some...

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Rhino Shorts: August 3, 2017

Why does Greensboro always seem to get dissed? A recent promotion by Visit North Carolina – a promotion paid for by the State of North Carolina called Project 543 – lists a whole bunch of attractions all over the state. But in...

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Rhino Shorts: July 20, 2017

Just a reminder to our loyal cadre of schmoozers. The Schmoozefest is taking a well-deserved summer vacation. So there is no Schmoozefest on Thursday, July 27 or on Thursday, August 24. The Schmoozefest has promised to be back...

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Rhino Shorts: July 13, 2017

Here’s an idea that won’t cost the city a dime, but would be helpful to its citizens. First, list the Greensboro City Council meetings on the city meetings calendar on the city web page. The City Council meetings may not seem as...

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