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Three New Year’s Runs in Cary

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Cary, NC — Three community runs and walks are taking place in Cary before, on, and after New Year’s Eve this year.   Read more

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Cary’s Own Pokemon Champion

Cary, NC — Grant Manley, 15, is now back home in Cary after claiming fourth place at the 2014 World Pokemon Championships in Washington, DC.

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First Look: Bass Pro Cary

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Cary, NC — The southern sun has melted the Late Unpleasantness with the Snow and I ventured forth for a first look at Bass Pro Cary. It is a world of outdoorsy wonderfulness. Read more

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Triangle Rock Club to Open New Location in Raleigh

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Above: Triangle Rock Club’s concept drawing for their new space.

Morrisville, NC – Triangle Rock Club (TRC), an indoor rock climbing gym and fitness center located off Morrisville Parkway, is opening a second indoor climbing facility to be located in North Raleigh. Read more

RailHawks Pig Pickin’ June 29

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Cary,NC – The red-hot RailHawks, fresh off their back-to-back victories over MLS opponents LA Galaxy and Chivas USA, will host the 2nd Annual Pig Pickin’ Festival on Saturday, June 29, 2013. Read more

2013 Jordan Lake Boat Rentals

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Cary, NC – Memorial Day is this weekend. Big thanks to our friend Julie Roland in Pittsboro for updating her Jordan Lake Boat Rentals story for 2013. Read more

Badge of Merit: 35 Eagles

Left-> Right: Roy Carlsen, Ben Dallas, Nick Henson, Matthew Wassel, Michael Rodgers

Left-> Right: Roy Carlsen, Ben Dallas, Nick Henson, Matthew Wassel, Michael Rodgers

Story and photos by Lindsey Chester.

Cary, NC – Our area has an active scouting culture, with many parents signing kids up in elementary school. But few stick with the scouting commitment all the way to Gold Projects or Eagle Scout status. But Boy Scout Troop #316 at St Andrews Catholic Church in Apex has had 35 members achieve Eagle Scout status, the highest honor in Scouting.
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Skiing Guide to North Carolina

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Story and pictures by Julie Roland.

Editor’s Note – Winter Wonderland is coming to Bond Park in Cary this weekend. Unfortunately, it’s sold out. So, if you want to get a little snow adventure going this winter, you may have to venture farther afield. Julie Roland, our contributor on all things about the Great Outdoors, had this post recently about skiing in the mountains of North Carolina. Read more

A Short Ride from Cary: Deep River Sporting Clays

From the blog of Julie Roland, our correspondent on all things Chatham County and the outdoor life.

Chatham County, NC – Imagine a sport that combines the excitement of shooting with the challenge of golf. That’s the idea behind Deep River Sporting Clays. Mark me down as a fan. Read more

Father’s Day: Thrill or Chill in Chatham County

Photo by Bill Gracey.

Cary, NC – Most of Cary is in Wake County. But a small sliver in the northwest corner is actually in Chatham. So we turned to Julie Roland, our favorite correspondent in Chatham County, for a run-down of Father’s Day ideas west of Highway 55. Read more