Money Matters

Money Matters: Double Your Impact With These Charitable Giving Strategies

Editor’s Note: Briant Sikorski from Stratos Wealth Partners in Cary contributed this article.

Cary, NC – Americans are a generous people. Many support charitable organizations that enhance their communities and enrich their personal lives. In addition to giving wisely to nonprofit groups, it’s important to anticipate financial obligations to family members while you’re still of sound mind. Read more

Fest in the West Returns to Western Cary

Cary, NC – Western Cary is growing faster than any other area in Wake County with new subdivisions seeming to pop up overnight. The area recently opened a new YMCA, a Publix grocery is coming soon and now they have an annual festival: Fest in the West. CaryCitizen is proud to partner once again with the Town of Cary to produce the third annual Fest in the West event on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at the USA Baseball National Training Complex. Read more

Gardening: Spring Garden Color

Cary, NC – Winter won’t seem to go away this year, but Spring actually started last week. Everyday, the sun lingers a little longer in the sky. Here are a few ideas to add some spring color to your early Spring garden. Read more

Weekend Events: Art Loop, Sip and Shop and More

Cary, NC – Fight the cold weather with fun events all around Cary, with Final Friday Art Loop, Waverly Place’s Sip and Shop fundraiser, the North Carolina Courage play at home and more.

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Dancing Like The Stars

Audiences Vote for Favorite Dancers in Local Fundraiser

Cary, NC – Charity and competition come together in the annual “Dancing Like The Stars” fundraiser, with dancers from Cary’s Fred Astaire Dance Studio paired with local celebrities to put on an exciting evening. Read more

Dorcas Ministries

Dorcas Ministries Reflects on 50 Years

Cary, NC – Dorcas Ministries turns 50 this year. Over those decades, it has maintained a core of committed volunteers while expanding and adapting its services. Read more

Cary High Schooler Donates to Charity Through Selling Crafts

Cary, NC – When giving charitably, many people try to match their service with their own skills and resources. One Cary high schooler is using his own skill and passion for crafts to sell what he makes and donating the proceeds. Read more


More Snow in Cary Possible This Weekend

Cary, NC – If snow last week wasn’t strange enough, this morning Cary residents woke up to see flakes falling from the sky even later into Spring. But there may be even more snow coming later this weekend. Read more

Cary Weekend Events

Weekend Events: Midtown Square Festival, North Carolina Courage and More

Cary, NC – This weekend has a lot of big events, with Midtown Square Festival at Bond Brothers, the North Carolina Courage play their first home game of 2018 and much more.

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Cary’s Heritage: Rachel and Dad Dunham

Cary, NC – Cary folks remember Rachel and Rufus “Dad” Dunham.

Rachel Dunham

As a child, I attended Cary High School and boarded at the Page-Walker Hotel. I graduated in 1924, then had a year of teacher training. I taught school in Goldsboro for two years, and then came back to Cary in 1927 to teach at Cary High. Read more