Good News: Lenovo adding +100 jobs to its facility in Guilford County…(News for Tuesday)

Good News: Lenovo adding +100 jobs to its facility in Guilford County…(News for Tuesday)

Your WBFJ Family Station Forecast:  Scattered showers and thunderstorms…High 75

It’s Senior Citizens Day at the Dixie Classic Fair.  Thanks to our sponsor
Dixon Wealth management. 
Stop by the WBFJ Gazebo and play a fun game with a purpose: PLINKO.  Proceeds from Plinko today will go to Samaritan Ministries.  www.wbfj.fm

Job Alert: Computer maker Lenovo is expanding its production of laptop and notebook computers at its facility in Guilford County.  Lenovo will be hiring up to 115 workers.  A news conference is set for this afternoon to reveal more details. www.news-record.com/content/2012/10/01/article/lenovo_to_expand_production_in_guilford

ALSO…Deer Hitachi will likely have some good news to share near the end of the week about more jobs coming to the Triad.

RECALL: Honda is recalling more than 500,000 of its popular Honda Accord V-6 models because of a potential fire risk in the engine.  Model years 2003-2007 are
covered under the latest recall. http://money.cnn.com/

Do you have a student thinking or planning for college?  Check out the FREE Christian College Fair happening THIS evening at Wesleyan Christian Academy in High Point.  Over 40 schools will be represented.  The FREE Christian College Fair starts at 6pm…with a financial aid seminar scheduled from 6:30 -7:30pm.  More details on the events page at wbfj.fm

Food truck fans braved the cold drizzle that fell in downtown Greensboro during lunchtime yesterday.  Monday was first day of the city’s trial run for downtown food trucks…drawing in around 140 customers. The city of Greensboro is allowing selected food trucks to operate on Commerce Place between Bellemeade Street and Sternberger Place through Nov. 30 to study the feasibility of allowing them downtown indefinitely. For a schedule of food truck vendors: www.news-record.com/content/2012/10/01/article/rain_doesnt_deter_food_truck_fans

The Oscar Mayer ‘Wiener Mobile’ will be in Greensboro this week celebrating its 25th anniversary. Here’s the schedule:

Thursday October 4: 10:00-1:00, Wal-Mart, 3738 Battleground Ave.    2:00-5:00,
Wal-Mart, 4424 W. Wendover Ave.

Friday October 5: 10:00-1:00, Wal-Mart, 2107 Pyramid Village Blvd. 2:00-5:00,
Wal-Mart, 121 W. Elmsley St. http://www.pwrnewmedia.com/2012/oscar_mayer/wienermobile/index

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