Fighting Skin Cancer with Fortnight Beer

Story originally appeared on FoodCary.

Cary, NC – One of the least talked-about cancers is also one of the most common. But a partnership between Fortnight Brewing and The Polka Dot Mama Melanoma Foundation (PDMMF) is bringing skin cancer to the forefront with a new beer. Read more

Cary Girl Scout Earns Award for Improving Farm Animal Conditions

Cary, NC – Most people may not think about how the animals involved in their food live but it is actually very important to both food quality and hygiene. And one Cary Girl Scout created a project to raise awareness on this, earning herself the Girl Scouts’ top award. Read more

West Cary Festival This Saturday

Cary, NC – It’s finally here, Fest in the West is this Saturday, May 20, 2017 from noon to 6 PM at USA Baseball. The event is a unique partnership between the Town of Cary and CaryCitizen which will take place at the beautiful USA Baseball National Training Complex at Thomas Brooks Park, 7445 Green Hope School Rd.

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Local Charity League Recognizes Graduating Class

Cary, NC – Cary is home to a lot of charitable people and this year, another group of students who gave their time through the National Charity League, Inc. (NCL) graduated, giving 1,800 hours as a group. Read more

Cary Wins Big at State Garden Convention

Cary, NC – Cary is known for being a good-looking town but that does not all happen naturally. And at this year’s Garden Clubs of North Carolina, Inc. Convention, the gardeners who work to make Cary’s gardens bloom took home several of the night’s biggest awards. Read more

Cary’s Heritage: World War I

Cary, NC – On the 100th anniversary year of when the United States declared war on Germany during World War I, three local ladies personally remember that war and shared their memories. Read more

Weekend Events: Fest in the West, NC Courage and More

Cary, NC – This weekend is CaryCitizen’s second annual Fest in the West event, plus there’s a music-and-movie connection at the Cary Theater, the NC Courage play at home and more.

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Cary High Students Finalists in Musical Theater Scholarship

Cary, NC – As Cary high schools have increasingly merged music and drama with musical theater productions, two Cary High School students have been named as finalists in a Triangle-wide music competition, culminating with a scholarship and a showcase on Broadway. Read more

Lori’s Blog: Let’s Go Ride A Bike

Cary, NC – “I want to ride my bicycle, I want to ride my bike.”

See if you can get that earworm outta your head NOW.

I’ll wait…

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History for Breakfast: Ed Yerha and Brent Miller

Cary, NC – In the third installment of History for Breakfast, we sat down with Cary history experts Ed Yerha and Brent Miller at Famous Toastery to talk about a wide array of Cary’s history, from the significance of downtown to the Page family and more. Read more