Diamante Awards

2018 Latino Diamante Awards Winners

Cary, NC – The Diamante Arts and Cultural Center promotes, develops and advocates for Latino and Hispanic culture, arts and achievement all over North Carolina but the organization is based right here in Cary. This past weekend, Diamante had their annual awards ceremony to recognize special contributions to the community. Read more

Cary Theater

Popular “White Christmas Sing-a-Long” Unable to Play at Cary Theater This Year

Cary, NC – The “White Christmas Sing-a-Long” in December has been a tradition at the Cary Theater for several years now. But due to the film rights being used by chain movie theaters, the event will not occur this year and the Cary Theater is planning for new interactive screenings they hope will become new Cary traditions. Read more

At Economic Talk, Cary and NC Continue Grow as Types of Jobs Continue to Shrink

Cary, NC – In 2018’s economic evaluation of Cary, the town and the state are doing much better than many parts of the country but the number of job sectors with growth are getting narrower and popping up in fewer counties. Read more

Downtown Raleigh

Amazon Splits HQ2 Pick Into Two Sites, and We’re Neither Of Them

Cary, NC – Atlanta, Boston and Austin were all popular speculation picks for Amazon’s new headquarters while local governments and business developers tried to secure the tech and retail giant in the Triangle. Now, Amazon reveals it will split HQ2 into two sites and already picking one site few people had circled as their guess. Read more

Gas Prices

Gas Prices Unexpectedly Dropping This Fall

Cary, NC – After gasoline prices got up to some of their highest points in years during the Summer, prices are now on the decline with all signs showing they will continue to fall through the end of 2018. Read more

Cary Theater

November 2018 Films at the Cary Theater

Cary, NC – In November, the Cary Theater is playing several Burt Reynolds in a tribute to the late actor as well as films and documentaries about cats and dogs, new feature films, live performance and much more.

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Money Matters: 529s and Estate Planning: What’s the Connection?

Editor’s Note: Briant Sikorski from Stratos Wealth Partners in Cary contributed this article.

Cary, NC – Assets in 529 plans have grown significantly in recent years due to their college planning potential. But there’s another side to 529 plans that may appeal to you – potential estate planning benefits.1 Read more

Parts of Chatham Street, Waldo Rood Closed This Week

Cary, NC – As part of road resurfacing, portions of West Chatham Street and Waldo Rood Boulevard will be closed starting the week of Monday, October 29, 2018. Read more

Pictures: Fall for Cary Festival 2018

Cary, NC – Saturday, October 27, 2018 saw the Fall for Cary festival on Academy Street and elsewhere in Downtown Cary. Read more

Fenton

Business Bits: Fenton Development, Cary Businesses and More

Cary, NC – As the year winds down, there is not as much new business news in town but we do have a few big items to note as new tenants are announced for the Fenton development and new health and fitness related businesses come to the area. Read more