Weekend Events: All Aboard For Train Day

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Cary, NC – Saturday May 11, 2013 marks the second year that NC Amtrak has chosen the Cary Depot as the location for their area National Train Day celebration. Approximately  1000 folks attended last year, and Cary is now the model for other such celebrations throughout the nation in Amtrak’s move to small town centers rather than big city celebrations. Read more

Pictures: HerbFest 2013

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Story and photos by Hal Goodtree.

Cary, NC – The cool, damp weather that has settled on Cary this Spring continued for Herbfest 2013. But the chilly wind did not dampen spirits at Page-Walker for the most successful and interesting celebration of culinary gardening yet. Read more

Tech Events in the Triangle – May ’13 Edition

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Story by Ian Henshaw. First published on TechTank.org. Photo by Hal Goodtree.

Cary, NC – The Triangle abounds in tech, but not all of it is in the office or the lab. Not by a long shot. Here’s a quick rundown of technology events coming up in the Triangle over the next few weeks. Read more

May Events in Downtown Cary

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Editor’s Note: On Wednesdays, we usually run a Weekend Events story. Instead, this week we’re running a summary of May events in Downtown Cary by Doc Thorne, President of the Heart of Cary Association. Photo by Brooke Meyer.

Cary, NC – May is shaping-up to be a busy month in Downtown Cary. Grab the family and come Downtown for Herbfest, National Train Day, the Wheels on Academy vintage car festival and lots more. Read more

Downtown Manager Ed Gawf to Leave Post

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Story via Town of Cary email. Photo by Hal Goodtree.

Cary, NC – After two years on the job , Downtown Manager Ed Gawf is leaving his post at the end of May to spend more time with his grandchildren. Read more

Business: A New Generation of Customers is Here

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Story by Ian Henshaw. Photo by Pierre Metivier.

RTP, NC – A new generation of customers is now entering the marketplace. That’s one of the things I learned at the North Carolina Technology Association (NCTA) last week. Read more

Transit Phone Apps for Cary

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Story by Ian Henshaw, Managing Partner of TechnologyTank.org.

Cary, NC – There are now two useful mobile apps available to the public that can help you with public transportation in Cary. Read more

Delegation from Andrapradesh Visits Morrisville

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Morrisville, NC – A delegation from the Indian state of Andrapradesh visited the Triangle last week to discuss investment in biotech and pharma. Read more

Cary Train Day 2013

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Story from staff reports. Photo by Hal Goodtree.

Cary, NC – National Train Day returns to Cary’s Amtrak Station on Saturday, May 11, 2013. Mark your calendars. Read more

Cary Farmers’ Markets Set for Spring Openings

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Story by Lindsey Chester. Photo by Hal Goodtree.

Cary, NC – When it comes to food, the winter of our discontent is giving way to eminent joy – the return of all three Cary farmer’s markets. Two open this weekend (April 6, 2013) and the other opens on April 20, 2013. Read more