Business Bits: Whole Foods Opening Date, New Restaurants and More

Cary, NC – This month in Business Bits, we got news on when the Whole Foods in the Alston Town Center is opening, plus more new offices and restaurants opening in town.

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Food Waste Activist Pedals from France to Cary to Raise Awareness

Cary, NC – According to the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations, around a third of all food produced in the world ends up being thrown away or otherwise wasted. This week, an activist raising awareness for this problem came to Cary and spoke at Triangle schools as he worked to change rules around food expiration dates. Read more

Photos: Farmers Fall Festival

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Cary, NC – This past weekend was the 2017 Farmers Fall Festival in Downtown Cary, with local vendors, farmers, arts and crafts, music and more. Here are some photos from the event if you missed out or want to relive it. Read more

Photos: 2017 NC State Fair

Cary, NC – The North Carolina State Fair has come and gone, bringing its rides, attractions, food and much more. Brooke Meyer took photos at the year’s biggest event in North Carolina to help you relive the festivities. Read more

Cary’s Heritage: Early Restaurants

Cary, NC – In Cary’s early days, Chatham Street was also U.S. 1 and 64, plus U.S.70 and 54 also went through Cary. For a sleepy little town, there was traffic going through from New York to Florida. Even so, there were few restaurants or places to get food. Here are a few memories. Read more

Mayton Inn Brings on Well-Known Chef, Changing Menu

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Cary, NC – The Mayton Inn has made a name for itself in the nearly two years it has been open, as both a boutique hotel and through its restaurant The Verandah. That restaurant is going through a change now as Regan Stachler takes over as executive chef. Read more

Photos: Triangle Oktoberfest 2017

Cary, NC – This past Friday and Saturday was Triangle Oktoberfest at Koka Booth Amphitheater. There were games, beer, food and the Weiner dog race. Read more

Recipe: Maple Roast Turkey for Canadian Thanksgiving

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Cary, NC – If you can’t wait for Thanksgiving in November to have a big feast: good news. Canadian Thanksgiving is Monday, October 9, 2017 and you can even make a Canadian-style dish with an easy-to-make recipe. Read more

Penn Station East Coast Subs Opens Second Cary Location

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Cary, NC – Penn Station East Coast Subs has been active in the Cary Village Square shopping center. Now, in an effort to spread their brand awareness in the area, Penn Station are opening a second location here, this time in West Cary. Read more

Triangle Oktoberfest Returns with Longer Hours, the Polka Brothers and More

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Cary, NC – Triangle Oktoberfest keeps getting bigger with each passing year and 2017’s follows that tradition, with music from a nationally recognized polka band, competitions to lift enormous beer steins, authentic food, beer and steins from Germany and much more. Read more