Some may remember Jimi Clemons from his sit outside in the hottest week of the year to promote the Cary Unity Walk. Now, with the event nearly a month away, Clemons talked about why this event is important, possibly now more than ever.
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As technology becomes a greater part of our lives, more people are learning coding and at younger ages. A new school is opening in Cary to teach coding, programming and other technology courses to prepare students for the future.
Every year, only ten members of the Girl Scouts of America nationwide get the National Young Women of Distinction and one of them is a Cary scout who created a project to teach more children about science and medicine.
One of the most important things we learn as children is how to read but not all kids get that opportunity with limited access to books. But the Goddard Schools in the Raleigh area, including Cary’s, worked to gather thousands of books to give to children without access.
Sports are a common way for children to learn to interact and exercise but for kids with autism, ADHD, asthma and other cognitive and physical issues, it can be difficult to find an accommodating team. That’s why Oak City Soccer started up in the Cary-Raleigh area to give these children a way to play.
If you walk around Cary’s roads or woods, you may have noticed how much trash and litter is around town. But one Cary resident has been taking long walks and filling up large bags of trash to clean Cary up as much as he can.
Studies have shown that mental illness is all too common in both the United States and North Carolina and yet conditions can be easily stigmatized, isolating their patients. But a new church based program is looking to give people a support network and connect them with the larger community.
Cary is gearing up for the 19th Dreamfest at the beginning of 2017 and is bringing speakers from around the country, including storytellers, a 14-year-old slam poet and a controversial former NAACP chapter president.
Since the beginning of the 21st Century, the SAS Championship has been a fixture in Cary and this year, the international golf championship will be making a few changes to keep things new and fresh.
Music is an integral part of any culture or society but music education and children in music do not always get the attention they deserve. So a new nationwide event is set on raising the profile of music instruction with teachers in the area joining in.