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History: Page-Walker Celebrates 30 Years

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I learned more about the Page-Walker Arts & History Center's incredible history - and met some special people - at their 30th anniversary event on Sunday, August 9, 2015.…

History: Cary, the Gourd Capital of the World

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Cary used to be known as "The Gourd Capital of the World," and our Town Seal even featured a border of gourds with that motto. I found out even more about this history.…

Love Stories & Antiques: Chats with Mrs. Upchurch

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On Friday, May 15, 2015, I visited the Upchurch Farm. While I was there, Mrs. Upchurch took me on a tour of her two barns, which are both filled with antique treasures from days long ago.…

Photos: The Surrender That Ended the Civil War

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150 years ago, the American Civil War came to an end at a small farm on the outskirts of Durham. Here's what it might have looked like.…

Cary Author Hosts Book Signing Apr. 26

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This Sunday, April 26, 2015, join author April Riley Bolejack at Barnes & Noble in Cary for a special book signing event. April's new book tells stories about her life growing up in Cary in the 50's and 60's, and she is excited to return to her hometown and discuss…

Photos: Morrisville’s Civil War Commemoration

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On Saturday, April 18, 2015, the Town of Morrisville remembered its Civil War history with reenactments, costumes, music and stories. Photographer Brooke Meyer captured some striking photos of the day's festivities. …

Longleaf Film Festival: May 2 in Raleigh

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On Saturday, May 2, 2015, the North Carolina Museum of History will host its first-ever Longleaf Film Festival, which will showcase some of the best on-screen stories about the state, the country and the world.…

Civil War Commemoration: Saturday in Morrisville

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This Saturday, April 18, 2015, the Town of Morrisville will hold a 150th Civil War Commemoration event to both entertain and educate the community about the town's history.…

Page-Walker Offers $750 to High School Seniors

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High school seniors in Cary can apply now through May 15, 2015 to receive a $750 educational scholarship from the Page-Walker Arts & History Center.…

Ujima Group Brings Black History Month to Life

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Historical dramatizations and a lively drum circle marked the 18th annual African-American Celebration of Black History month at The Cary Theater this past Saturday, February 21, 2015.…

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