Two Greensboro Burger Restaurants Named to Nation’s Top 50

The Business Insider ranked the “50 best burger joints in America” and Greensboro – yes, us! – has two on the list. Congratulations to Hops Burger Bar and Big Burger Spot! If you do the math, 4-percent of the top burger restaurants in America are located right here in Greensboro! That’s #soGSO About Hops Burger… Read more »

Greensboro Named One of the Best Places to Live in America

The US News & World Report ranks Greensboro as the 51st best place to live in the US. Greensboro joins three other North Carolina cities on the list: Raleigh-Durham (7), Charlotte (14) and Winston-Salem (37). From the US News website: What’s it like to live in Greensboro, NC? Greensboro, North Carolina, is one of those… Read more »

Greensboro Named to 2017 “Safest Cities to Raise a Family” List

Greensboro was ranked the #15 big city in the US for it’s low crime and vehicle mortality rate, relatively high air quality, and strong educational values in’s “2017 Safest Cities to Raise a Family” From GoodCall’s website: What are the most important things that families consider when buying a home? School quality and crime… Read more »

Greensboro’s Proximity Hotel Named to Southern Living’s “The South’s Best Hotels and Inns” List.

Southern Living Magazine’s website states this about the Proximity Hotel: Recognized as the “greenest hotel” in America, the Proximity and its adjoining restaurant, the Print Works Bistro, are both LEED Platinum-certified. That said, the owner ensures that “none of [its] sustainable practices caused one iota of sacrifice in comfort for [its] guests.” 704 Green Valley… Read more »

Wyndham Championship Named Most Fan Friendly Event on PGA Tour

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — The Wyndham Championship in Greensboro, N.C., was honored by the PGA TOUR at the TOUR’s Tournament Meetings on Dec 7. For the second-consecutive year, the Wyndham Championship earned the award for Most Fan-Friendly Event during the 2016 tournament at Sedgefield Country Club. The tournament has earned at least one “Best… Read more »

Electric Buses Are Coming to Greensboro

Greensboro’s Department of Transportation (GDOT) has been awarded $450,000 by Duke Energy to purchase an electric charging station for City buses. Duke Energy presented the check to City officials Tuesday night. “Greensboro presented a compelling case for electric buses and the need for charging infrastructure. We are pleased our grant will further electric transportation in… Read more »

LeBauer Park Featured in Urban Land Magazine

Urban Land Magazine, the magazine of the Urban Land Institute, features our own LeBauer Park in an article focusing on private money and management transforming America’s downtowns. We know that we love LeBauer Park and it is definitely transforming our downtown! Private Money and Management Are Transforming America’s Downtowns Over the past several years, we… Read more »

Greensboro Provides Plarn Bedrolls to Homeless Community

The City of Greensboro delivered 200 crocheted sleeping mats made from plastic bag yarn to the Interactive Resource Center in 2016. The bed rolls will be handed out to homeless residents throughout the winter to help protect them from loosing body heat while sleeping on the ground. Visit to learn how you can participate… Read more »