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News in Salem

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Jun

2018

Ice Cream is the Day Dream

It is one of the best days of the year. Chocolate Ice Cream Day! Chocolate ice cream just happens to be the best flavor. Here are some of the best places to celebrate with today!

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May

2018

Memorial Day

This weekend is the first weekend many will break out the grill and host a barbeque. We wanted to help you kick summer off in the best way, so here is a list of places to make your BBQ the best on the block.

10

May

2018

Mother's Day

 Mother’s Day is right around the corner. Everyone wants to find the perfect gift for Mom. Here is a list of the perfect places to find a special something for Mom.

3

May

2018

Piano Playing

As you spend time around town, you might notice some pianos. We have placed a few pianos around Salem for everyone to play!

26

Apr

2018

Patio Sittin

If you are like me, you might enjoy a good patio. With the warmer temperatures rolling in the more I love sitting outside enjoying a good meal. Here are some of the places around town that you can enjoy on patios.

12

Apr

2018

Low Carb Snacks

We all know snacks are one of the best things in life. Many people are avid snackers and carry snacks everywhere. When you are out and about for errands or just fun in the city, you might need a light snack. Here are some places you can get low carb snacks!

5

Apr

2018

Take Me Out to the Ball Game

It is opening night at the Salem Red Sox! First pitch is at 7:05PM against the the Buies Creek Astros. Don't miss it! 

29

Mar

2018

Sweet Treats and Where to Find Them

With the warm weather rolling in, we can finally start spending more time outside. A favorite way to end a walk is with a sweet treat. Here is a list of all the sweet treats within walking distance to Downtown Salem.

22

Mar

2018

Spring Time in Salem

The first official day of spring was Tuesday. While it might still seem like winter, it is in fact spring! Flowers are starting to bloom, and warmer weather is around the corner.  If you have been wondering what to do with your time when everything thaws, this is the list for you.

15

Mar

2018

Feeling Green

On Saturday the world will transform into a mass of green and shamrocks. Everywhere you look will be green shirts, crazy socks, shamrock sunglasses, and people claiming to be Irish. Restaurants will be serving specials on corned beef sandwiches and green drinks.

Yes, St. Patrick’s Day is upon us. While Salem won’t be dyeing the Roanoke River green, there will be all kinds of fun.

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