History for Breakfast: Carla Michaels and Jerry Miller

Cary, NC – There is a lot of history in Cary and the best way to learn about it is just by talking to those who know it best. So, this is the beginning of a new series for CaryCitizen titled “History for Breakfast” where we sit down with historians from around town at the Famous Toastery to eat breakfast and talk about Cary. Read more

The Cary News Changes Print Publication

Cary, NC – Cary’s newspaper for more than 50 years, The Cary News, is no longer including print copies automatically with The News & Observer as it transitions many of its local papers to an online publication.

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Town of Cary Starting Spring Compost Bin Sale

Cary, NC – With Spring comes new, fresh produce into our markets and onto our plates. And to go with this, the Town of Cary has begun selling compost bins to encourage sustainable disposal of plant waste. Read more

Cary Dentist Providing Free Services This Saturday

Cary, NC – Health insurance has been in headlines for months now but little gets discussed about dental insurance. This weekend, one Cary dentist is working to provide free dental services to people who may not be able to get them otherwise. Read more

Cary McDonald’s Partnering with High School Environmental Efforts

Story originally appeared on FoodCary.

Cary, NC – We sort our recycling every week but do you think about recycling your coffee grounds? Cary High School is starting a program to reuse coffee grounds to help grow plants and they are getting help from a store that makes a lot of coffee each morning. Read more

Gardening: Troubleshooting Problems with Your Garden Tomatoes

Cary, NC – Our last garden article discussed starting a vegetable garden; all the basics for a great summer harvest. Now that that’s done, let’s look at the problems that may arise with the most popular garden vegetable of all, the tomato. In my world, nothing beats a vine ripe tomato, warm from the sun and making the perfect tomato sandwich!  Read more

Ashworth Drugs Celebrates 60 Years

Cary, NC – Downtown Cary has gone through a lot of changes, some of which just in the past five years. But one constant has been Ashworth Drugs, now commemorating 60 years of service. Read more

Weekend Events: Dentistry From The Heart, NC Courage, Food Truck Rodeo and More

Cary, NC – There are a lot of big events in Cary this weekend, from the first home game of the NC Courage to the return of the Downtown Cary food truck rodeo to the free dental screenings at Cary Family Dental and more.

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CaryCitizen Guide to Breaking Lent

Cary, NC – We are now past Easter and for some of you, that means Lent is over. And if you are now getting back into your favorite treats and drinks, here are some places around Cary you can go to indulge your personal tastes. Read more

Jeff Ulma On His Retirement and Time in Cary

Cary, NC – At the end of March, Jeff Ulma officially retired as Cary’s Planning Director after more than 20 years in the position. We got a chance to talk to him about the work he did in Cary over the past decades, how the town has changed and what he is looking forward to in retirement. Read more