Cary Smart City

Lori’s Blog: Our Smart City Journey

Cary, NC – Cary has been in the news quite a bit lately about our Smart Cities initiatives. It’s great to see how forward thinking our Town has been as we find new and exciting ways to cost-effectively deliver new services, streamline current capabilities, and improve our quality of life. I blogged about this last year – and at the time, we were at the beginning of our journey. So, how far have we come? Read more

First United Methodist Church

First United Methodist Church Expanding and Renovating Downtown

Cary, NC – Downtown Cary’s First United Methodist Church has history stretching back to the 1870s and has undergone many changes since then. Now, the church is undergoing another change as one of its buildings is being renovated and a new Youth and Community Center is being constructed. Read more

NC 10 by 10

Ten Plays in One Night at the Cary Theater

Cary, NC – If you’ve ever wanted to see a play written by a local writer, you’re in luck as the Cary Theater is hosting a weekend of 10 short plays, all by North Carolina playwrights. Read more

Quilt

Cary Stores Partner for Collaborative Quilt Project

Cary, NC – For the past several years, quilters have collected rows in an annual event but not always ended up with a cohesive project. But this year, one Cary store came up with a way for other stores in the area to collaborate on one group quilt. Read more

Cotton House

Cotton House Brings Beer and History to Downtown Cary

Story originally appeared on FoodCary.

Cary, NC – Cotton House Craft Brewers is opening this year along Academy Street in Downtown Cary, with a focus both on Cary’s past while also looking to the future with beer made from new, experimental hops. Read more

Morrisville Education

Morrisville Gets NC’s First Best in Class Education Center

Morrisville, NC – Parents want their children to pursue education and now local parents have a new option as Morrisville is home to North Carolina’s first Best in Class Education Center, which looks to give students personalized help from early years to college preparation. Read more

Gas Prices

Cary Avoids Summer Gas Price Spike

Cary, NC – July often sees some of the highest gasoline prices of the year but this driving season looks to have passed the local area by as prices have dropped since June in Cary and across the state. Read more

Downtown Raleigh

In HQ2 Search, Tech Pros Look Favorably at the Triangle

Cary, NC – As the selection process for Amazon’s HQ2 continues, people living near Amazon’s existing headquarters and working in technology said they would rather live in the Triangle than any of the other 19 finalist cities. Read more

Cary Downtown Park

Pictures: Cary Live in the Downtown Park

Cary, NC – The weather was warm but not sweltering last Saturday night, June 30, 2018, as The Brevet took the stage for Cary Live.   Read more