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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.…

The History & Rebirth of The Cary Theater

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If you've lived in Cary for more than a few years now, then you may know that The Cary Theater used to be an auto parts store. But did you know that, from 1946-1955, the site held the area's first indoor movie theater?…

Advice for Tricky Talks with Aging Parents

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How do you start that delicate conversation with your parents about aging, living accommodations and other necessary topics? Nancy Caggia, a certified Senior Real Estate Specialist, shares her experience, knowledge and advice on the matter.…

The Upchurch Farm: Stories from 3 Generations

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Right off of High House and Davis, just minutes away from shopping centers and housing developments, is a lot of land and a big story. I got to speak with three generations of the Upchurch family, the folks behind the incredible history of the farm on Carpenter Upchurch Road.…

Profiles: Remembering Jean Ladd

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Jean Ladd had a tremendous connection with Cary's history--after all, she lived here in the 1930's and grew up on Dry Avenue right down the road from what is now the Cary Arts Center. Mrs. Ladd lived in Cary her whole life, and I knew that she had an incredible…

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