Pictures: Cary Train Day 2013


Story and photos by Hal Goodtree. Additional photos by contributor Ian Henshaw.

Cary, NC – The weather was perfect on Saturday for the 2nd annual National Train Day celebration in downtown Cary. Here are a few pictures to remember the day. Read more

Weekend Events: All Aboard For Train Day


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

Transit Phone Apps for Cary


Story by Ian Henshaw, Managing Partner of

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

Cary Train Day 2013



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

Speed Limit Goes Up on I-540


Cary, NC – If you travel across the northern leg of I-540, your trip is about to get a little quicker. NCDOT is raising the speed limit to 70 MPH this month., your trip is about to get a little quicker. NCDOT is raising the speed limit to 70 MPH this month. Read more

Southern TriEx to Open Early

Cary, NC – The southernmost portion of the Triangle Expressway is set to open on Thursday, December 20, 2012. That’s 13 days ahead of schedule.

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More School Buses on the Way

Cary, NC – If you have kids in the Wake County Public School System, chances are you experienced a crazy bus schedule during the first week of school last week. Read more

Technology Video: 155 MPH All-Electric Superbus

Story by Hal Goodtree. Photo from Superbus.

Cary, NC – This week, the S.T.E.M. Technology Video series returns with a story about a 155 MPH all-electric Superbus.  Read more

Gas Prices Drop in Cary Ahead of July 4 Holiday

Story by Lindsey Chester. Photo by Hal Goodtree.

Cary, NC – Good news ahead of the Fourth of July holiday – gas prices continue on their way downward, hitting a low of $3.29 inside the Cary town limits this week. Read more

Pictures: National Train Day in Cary

Story by Hal Goodtree. Photos by Brooke Meyer and Hal Goodtree.

Cary, NC – National Train Day rolled into Cary on Saturday. The weather was perfect, the band played, flags snapped to attention and the enthusiastic crowd cheered as the big train pulled into Cary. Read more