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David J. Martin Wins Hometown Spirit Award

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Cary's Annual Hometown Spirit Award was presented David J. Martin, longtime resident, developer and volunteer.…

Shoes From Heaven: A Veterans Day Story

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At the end of 1944, my father was informed that he was under suspicion and changed addresses. My mom, now pregnant, was advised to leave town. She and my stepsister stayed on a farm.…

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.…

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