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Ashworth Drugs Celebrates 57 Years Downtown

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It was Easter Monday on April 21, in 1957 when Ashworth Drugs opened in Downtown Cary. 57 years later, it's still a family affair.…

History: Samuel Fenton Cary

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This year – 2014 – marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of Samuel Fenton Cary, the man for whom our town was named.…

Lori Bush: Women’s History Month

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March is Women’s History Month and it’s a great opportunity for us to recognize the incredible contributions that women have made and continue to make.…

Dreamfest Remembers Martin Luther King Jr

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Here's a listing of Dreamfest events that help us remember and continue the work of Martin Luther King, Jr.…

Cary History: Fred Bond

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Fred G. Bond was mayor of Cary from 1971 to 1983, during which time he oversaw significant expansion of the town. The foundations he put in place ...…

Business: American Tobacco Gets Old Bull

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American Tobacco Campus has reacquired the Old Bull Building on Blackwell Street, adding back a historic property to their iconic downtown Durham development.…

History of FUMCC: Part II

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Our first spot-light mission started almost one hundred years ago, 1916 to be exact, when some church members decided to open a food booth at the NC State Fair.…

The History of Cary Academy

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In 1994, the Goodnights, along with Ginger and John Sall, Cary Academy’s other founders, began gathering a team of experts to lay the school’s physical and conceptual foundations.…

Gettysburg: Photos from the 150th Anniversary

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My friend Maurice is a Civil War reenactor. As a history nut, I was thrilled when he sent back pictures from the biggest reenactment of the decade - the 150th anniversary of the battle of Gettysburg.…

Friends of Page Walker Seek Historic Photos

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The Friends of the Page-Walker Hotel, Cary's defacto historical society, are seeking citizens’ assistance in locating old photos of Cary.…

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