Donuts: The Next State Symbol?

Best Donuts in the World!

Keep Your Eye Upon the Donut

Krispy Kreme Historic plaque at 75th anniversary celebration Photo by Julie Thomson
I’ve started blogging about donuts for Our State magazine’s new food blog Our State Eats.

Check out my latest post about North Carolina’s rich donut past and make a case for the donut being our offical state dessert.

My first post was about the innovative flavors Rise and Monuts, two new donut shops in Durham, are creating. Read it here. Stay tuned for more posts in upcoming months!

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Summer Music Series started Friday June 7.

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The Downtown Winston-Salem Partnership’s Summer Music Series kicks off this Friday with Downtown Jazz. So, here’s the scoop:

Downtown Jazz debuts its six-date schedule Friday evening June 7 from 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. Concerts will also be held on June 21, July 12 and 26, August 9 and 23 in Corpening Plaza. Admission is free.

Summer On Trade will begin in two weeks on Saturday, June 22 from 7 p.m.-10 p.m., and runs every Saturday at Sixth and Trade Streets through September 7. Admission is free.

Check out the entire program schedule for all these events at http://www.dwsp.org/music