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The Cary Scavenger Hunt: Register Early and Save

Cary, NC – While CaryCitizen’s 2016 Cary Scavenger Hunt is still almost three months away, we have an incentive for folks to become what we call “early adopters.” It’s a PROMO CODE. Read more

Artist Tom Drugan, of Haddad Drugan, presents early concepts for the future Downtown parking deck

Artist Takes Input on Parking Structure Art

Cary, NC – Early art concepts for the future Downtown Cary parking deck were presented by artist Tom Drugan from the Seattle-based architectural design firm of Haddad|Drugan on Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at the Cary Arts Center.  Read more


Downtown Cary Dining Map – Updated

Cary, NC – It seems like just yesterday that the Downtown Dining Map had just a dozen spots. Now, the list has nearly doubled to 23. Read more


Academy/Chatham Intersection Starts Closing at Night

Cary, NC – Downtown Cary’s extensive project to repair and improve Academy Street is moving into the final stretch but this means new closures and detours starting this week. Read more

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Pictures: Downtown Cary Farmers Market

Cary, NC – Saturday was warm and sunny and the fruits and vegetables at the Downtown Cary Farmers Market looked, well, good enough to eat. Read more

Construction at Academy/Chatham Street will close the intersection during nights and all day Saturdays.

The Shocking Discovery Under Academy Street

Cary, NC – Why is the construction on Academy Street taking so long? One of the reasons is the discovery of massive electrical lines buried far too close to the surface. Read more


Bond Brothers Grand Opening

Cary, NC – The weather was iffy and the parking was dicey, but that didn’t keep the crowds from turning out for the Bond Brothers Brewery grand opening and food truck rodeo.  Read more


Orion Silver & Accessories in Downtown Cary

Cary, NC — I’ve walked by Orion Silver & Accessories in downtown Cary a dozen times. Today, I finally went inside. Read more


Elizabeth’s Home & Garden Opens New Apex Shop

Apex, NC — Elizabeth’s Home & Garden, a beloved two-story downtown Cary shop beside Ashworth Village, just opened a second, smaller location inside a popular downtown Apex bookstore. Read more


Downtown Construction Affects Local Businesses

Cary, NC — We visited the small businesses that are in the midst of – or close to – the construction from downtown Cary’s Academy Streetscape Project to hear their praise, concerns and overall thoughts about the work. Read more