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Greensboro North Carolina
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Greensboro ( ( listen); formerly Greensborough) is a city in the U.S. state of North Carolina. It is the 3rd-most populous city in North Carolina, the 68th-most populous city in the United States, and the county seat and largest city in Guilford County and the surrounding Piedmont Triad metropolitan region. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 269,666, and in 2015 the estimated population was 285,342. Three major interstate highways (Interstate 85, Interstate 40 and Interstate 73) in the Piedmont region of central North Carolina were built to intersect at this city.
In 1808, "Greensborough" (the spelling before 1895) was planned around a central courthouse square to succeed Guilford Court House as the county seat. The county courts were thus placed closer to the geographical center of the county, a location more easily reached at the time by the majority of the county's citizens, who depended on horse and foot for travel.
In 2003, the previous Greensboro – Winston-Salem – High Point metropolitan statistical area (MSA) was re-defined by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget. This region was separated into the Greensboro–High Point MSA and the Winston-Salem MSA. The 2010 population for the Greensboro–High Point MSA was 723,801. The combined statistical area (CSA) of Greensboro–Winston-Salem–High Point, popularly referred to as the Piedmont Triad, had a population of 1,599,477.
Among Greensboro's many notable attractions, some of the most popular include the Wet 'n Wild Emerald Pointe water park, the Greensboro Science Center, the International Civil Rights Museum, the Weatherspoon Art Museum, the Greensboro Symphony, the Greensboro Ballet, Triad Stage, the Wyndham Golf Championship, the headquarters of the Atlantic Coast Conference, the Greensboro Coliseum Complex which hosts various sporting events, concerts, and other events, the Greensboro Grasshoppers of the South Atlantic Baseball League, the Carolina Dynamo of the Premier Development Soccer League, the Greensboro Swarm of the NBA G League, the Greensboro Roller Derby, and the National Folk Festival.

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I have only been in my current neighborhood for a month. What I have observed is a barrier between the elderly and the young. Although we share cultural similarities I feel like my community could benefit from connecting with each other because the elderly have alot of wisdom and experiences that could actually guide younger people if only they reached out. With the crime rate so high, the elderly feel like the younger generations are bad, rebellious and dangerous so they stay out of their way to insure their own safety. I am a rehabilitated knuckle head myself so I understand that kids are not generally bad. Most are suffering from a lack of love and trauma that society fails to provide..

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Bc it's not as bad as greensb958c8j

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I have over 20 years experience with caregiving.

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Been doing this for over 20 years and for 8 years I cared for my Mother before she passed away. Plenty of experience to for for the elderly, young and disabled.

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I think Greensboro has more resources for elderly. I think the some communities show alot love for older individuals

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