Entries by Michael Papich

Government: Cary Town Council, 6/16/16

Cary, NC – The Cary Town Council heard public comments on the budget for the final time before voting for the next fiscal year, leading to a brief meeting on Thursday, June 16, 2016. Note: At-large Representative Lori Bush was not in attendance at this Thursday, June 16, 2016 meeting.

Wake Program Mixes Art and Learning

Too many times in school, children are not given enough exposure to the arts or have a hard time engaging with classroom lessons. But through the Arts Integration Institute, Wake County teachers are learning ways to combine the two to stimulate both hemispheres of a student’s brain.

Specialty Stores: HighCraft Beer Market

With the explosion in North Carolina breweries in the past 5-10 years, on top of the microbrewing movement across the United States, there are more options than ever for beer lovers. And anyone looking to try these beers, from kegs to small batch bottles, should start their search at HighCraft Beer Market off of NC-55.

Cary History: Walter Hines Page – The Early Years

Cary, NC – Perhaps Cary’s most famous resident is Walter Hines Page, the son of town founder Frank Page. Walter was a journalist (Evening Standard), editor (Atlantic Monthly), publisher (Doubleday-Page) and Ambassador to Great Britain during WW I. In this first of three stories, we’ll look at the early years of Walter’s life.