Deep in Extreme Laser Tag Myrtle Beach's multilevel arena, fog begins to permeate the dark room, which is lit only by glowing neon lights. But rather than running scared, competitors are relieved?fog makes hiding easier. And they'll need any advantage they can get while dodging beams from up to 60 fellow competitors as they scramble up ramps, slip through corridors, and duck behind barricades in order to drive their team to victory. In the meantime, those waiting on the sidelines aren't relegated to twiddling their thumbs or using the thumb-twiddling app on their phones; they keep tabs on the action on flat-screen monitors, which also show players' current scores. And they can also escape to the arcade for a round of air hockey or retreat to the lounge for pizza and free WiFi.
At Academy of Dental Assisting, Inc., aspiring dental assistants learn their way around a dentist's office in three months. Helping expedite the process is the academy's use of online modules and weekend labs, which teach students how to take digital and nondigital x-rays and perform expanded function duties such as temporary crown fabrication and tooth-fairy removal. More importantly, though, the training preps students for a career in chair-side dental-assisting with a dental x-ray certificate.
At The Mattress Capital, a knowledgeable staff of salespeople guides visitors through firm or downy mattresses that are all eager to go home and snuggle up to their new owners' slumbering forms. Guests consult with staff members before receiving a personalized tour as salespeople demonstrate the knowledge they gleaned by training one-on-one with experts until they knew each mattress like a horse trainer knows sugar-cube melting points. All of the store's mattresses, including brands such as Tempur-Pedic and Simmons, come with a 90-day comfort guarantee.
In a city known for its Hollywood ties, it?s no surprise that many of Wilmington's residents moonlight as actors. Such is the case with Cape Fear Segway Tours' guides, who tap into their flair for theatrical performances and excellent autograph penmanship, as well as their intimate knowledge of Wilmington?s famous filming sites. Cape Fear Segway Tours also offers advanced tours for seasoned segway riders and Two hour Historic tours that glide past museums and historic landmarks.