Story by Lindsey Chester. Ms. Chester is a member of the Town’s Parks & Rec advisory board and Associate Publisher of this news source.
Story by Lindsey Chester, photos by Casey Toth
Cary, NC- Looking for some local fun now that the Fair is over, but the weather makes you want to be outside? Try one of our local Corn Mazes. Our Photo Intern, Casey Toth, took a trip to the one created at the Phillips Farm located at 6701 Good Hope Church Road. Read more
Book review by Matt Young.
Cary, NC – File this one in the “short drive from Cary” category.
As Cary-dwellers, we are walking or driving distance from great places to fish in North Carolina. Read more
By Matt Young. All photos courtesy of Carolyn Sakowksi.
All Over, NC – Carolyn Sakowski has published an updated version of the Touring the Western North Carolina Backroads (John F. Blair, publisher) guidebook. Read more
Pittsboro, NC -A short drive from Cary is the lovely town of Pittsboro, home to many artists, family farms, fabulous restaurants and personable shops. It’s also home to many tigers, lions and other wild big cats. Carolina Tiger Rescue houses over 25 large exotic cats that have been rescued from private owners. You can take a tour, and it’s just 20 minutes from Cary down Route 64. Read more
Story and photos by Hal Goodtree.
Cary, NC – When we tell folks we day-trip to the beach, sometimes they react with surprise. “Where do you go,” they ask. “How long does it take?”
Herein, I will tell all about our secret North Carolina beach spot, just a short trip from Cary. Read more
Cary, NC – Realtors are expected to be experts in their communities. I’m always collecting info about schools, restaurants, events, kids sports and more. But one of the most frequent questions I get is: “Can you rent a boat on Jordan Lake?”
Yes, you can. But the info is a little hard to gather. And Jordan Lake is in my backyard – literally five minutes away from Monterrane.
So here’s a quick list of some good resources for various kinds of boat rental on Jordan Lake – fishing boats, pontoons, jet skis, kayaking and canoeing. Something for everyone. Read more