Sheila Ogle Sells Downtown Matthews House

Cary, NC – Downtown Cary is rapidly growing now but there are businesses in downtown from before the recent boom. One of the most distinctive is the Matthews House, which is now under new ownership for the first time in 14 years. Read more

Garage Brothers Opening New Store Downtown

Cary, NC – As you go through your attics and garages over the holiday season, don’t be so quick to throw out any old items you find. As Garage Brothers can attest, with their new thrift store opening in Downtown Cary, most everything can be reused.

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Pizzeria Faulisi Coming to Downtown Cary

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Cary, NC – With Academy Street renovated and open, residents are getting to see what the new Downtown Cary will look like. And as a part of the new downtown, visitors will be able to eat authentic wood-oven pizza at Pizzeria Faulisi. Read more

Photos: Cary’s Heart of the Holidays

Cary, NC – This past Saturday, December 3, 2016, there were several holiday events all around Downtown Cary, culminating with the town’s official tree lighting at Town Hall.

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Pictures: Cary Christmas Parade

Cary, NC – The sun was low in the sky and the weather was brisk the the annual Cary Jaycees Christmas Parade on Saturday, December 10, 2016. Read more

Academy Street Bistro Open Under New Owner

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Cary, NC – As construction along Academy Street has all but ended, Academy Street Bistro has also opened up after little more than a week. And now, it’s with a new owner, a new menu and new goals. Read more

Annelore’s German Bakery Breaks Ground

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Cary, NC – For years, Cary has been abuzz about Annelore’s Germany Bakery opening a location downtown. Now, with their official groundbreaking ceremony, Cary residents will soon not have to wait for the farmer’s market to enjoy authentic German baked goods in town. Read more

Sheila Ogle Receives 2016 Hometown Spirit Award

Cary, NC – Since 2009, Cary has recognized important members of the community with the Hometown Spirit Award. And this year, the award went to someone who has been closely linked with downtown Cary and its development: Sheila Ogle. Read more

Cary’s Cofounders Lab Marks First Year Downtown

Cary, NC – As Cary’s economy and community grows, more companies and start-ups are looking for ways to keep the town moving. And to help, Cary’s Cofounders Lab has given advice to entrepreneurs and just completed its first year. Read more

Cary 2016 Holiday Gift Guide – Shop Local

Cary, NC – CaryCitizen prides itself on covering what’s happening locally, so when it comes to shopping, that means we support our local independent merchants. Every November, we highlight these local folks with a #ShopLocal story in time for Small Business Saturday – the day after Black Friday.

This year, that date is Saturday, November 25. Take a break from the big box stores, Amazon and malls to “shop small” at locally owned retailers.

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