The Guilfordian

Fresh. Local. Good.

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Sofia Pavrone, Staff Writer

November 2, 2018

It was a sunny afternoon when I passed a sign that read: Fresh. Local. Good. I was meeting my best friend from high school for lunch at Iron Hen Cafe, located right across from Latham Park in Greensboro. I was welcomed by a warm smile from our server, which never faded during the remainder of my time i...

Concert Review: Holy Ghost Tent Revival at the Blind Tiger 4/25/15

Danielle Mathias, Guest Writer

May 5, 2015

Tent revivals are jovial events, religious yes, but the spirit of it is familiar to us all. The atmosphere at the Blind Tiger off of Spring Garden Street was not much different on Saturday evening. When I entered the venue there were already hoards of people all dressed in the typical indie concert garbs,...

Local Quaker history gets a cinematic revamp

Thor Tobiassen, Staff Writer

February 13, 2015

Two plays depicting some of the most exciting times in Quaker history are being reimagined to make them more dynamic than ever, and some Guilford College students are along for the ride. Snow Camp Outdoor Theater is an Alamance County company that produces plays based on significant events in Quaker...

Maxie B’s serves Greensboro’s best homemade cupcakes

Maxie B’s serves Greensboro’s best homemade cupcakes

Lily Lou, Staff Writer

December 5, 2014

Within a strip mall, at 2403 Battleground Ave. lies Maxie B’s, a locally owned bakery glowing from the fairy lights wrapped around its pink and brown sign. Upon entering the bakery, customers notice the unique ambience — it resembles a home turned into a bakery. “Maxie B’s has a very nice,...

Food Not Bombs Greensboro more than satisfies hungry diners

Quincy Malesovas, Staff Writer

October 24, 2014

A thousand different aromas waft through the kitchen. The smell of garlic rolls under my nose, foreshadowing the roasted potatoes being pulled out of the oven. Vegetarian stews, casseroles, salads and more sit waiting to be devoured. The building will soon be filled with hungry diners, selecting dishes...