Academy Street Bistro Open Under New Owner

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Cary, NC – As construction along Academy Street has all but ended, Academy Street Bistro has also opened up after little more than a week. And now, it’s with a new owner, a new menu and new goals. Read more


Cary Girl Scouts Makes Food Pantries Healthier

Cary, NC – Food banks and food pantries are good resources for families but often the foods donated are not optimally nutritious. But one local Girl Scout has worked with food pantries and their donors to make sure healthier food is getting to the people of the Triangle.

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Annelore’s German Bakery Breaks Ground

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Cary, NC – For years, Cary has been abuzz about Annelore’s Germany Bakery opening a location downtown. Now, with their official groundbreaking ceremony, Cary residents will soon not have to wait for the farmer’s market to enjoy authentic German baked goods in town. Read more


Cary Chef in Finals of Battle of Champions

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Cary, NC – After a competition that came down to tenths of a point, Cary chef Ryan Summers and his team won their first match of the Battle of Champions and are now one more match away from being the state champions. Read more


Dame’s Chicken and Waffles Opens Cary Location

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Cary, NC – Lately, many nationwide chains have come to Cary to capitalize on the vibrant community that’s here. But North Carolina originals are also setting their sights on Cary, with Dame’s Chicken and Waffles opening a new store in town. Read more


Local Chili Challenge Hits Downtown

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Cary, NC – Sunday’s Downtown Food and Flea will heat up as the second annual Triangle Chili Challenge brings out some of the best chefs in the area to try and make the best chili they can. And you get to try some. Read more


Wegmans Applies for Second Cary Location

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Cary, NC – While Wegmans has not yet finalized its plans for a store in Cary’s Eastern Gateway, the grocery chain recently announced its intentions to open another location in West Cary. Read more


Local Bakery Simply Cakes Named Best Cupcakes in NC

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Cary, NC – Simply Cakes is best known for their wedding cakes but they have impressed plenty of shoppers with their cupcakes. And word has spread because earlier this month they were named “Best Cupcakes in North Carolina” by The Daily Meal. Read more


Registration Open for Tree and Gingerbread House Decorations

Cary, NC – As the weather starts to turn crisp, it’s a sign that the holidays are coming soon. And with the holidays come two Cary traditions with the Gifting Tree Project and the Gingerbread House Competition. Read more


Triangle’s Only Egyptian Café Now Open In Cary

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Cary, NC – Across Cary and the Research Triangle, there are many different Mediterranean restaurants reflecting a variety of countries and cultures. So to stand out, Cary’s new Nile Café and Bakery is working to be different and offer Egyptian food customers cannot find around town. Read more