Black Creek Greenway Added to East Coast Trail System

Story by Hal Goodtree. Photo by Brian Yap.

Cary, NC – A newly completed portion of Blackcreek Greenway in Cary has been recognized as an official component of the East Coast Greenway (ECG) corridor. Read more

Legislative Town Hall, Nov 16

Morrisville, NC – From balancing the budget to the Defense of Marriage Act, it has been a tumultuous year for the North Carolina Legislature. On November 16, you can ask NC House Speaker Thom Tillis all about it at a Town Hall type meeting in Morrisville. Read more

Green Hope Soccer Advances

Story and photo by Tom Mousseau.

Cary, NC –  Green Hope High School men’s varsity soccer team advances to the third round of the state playoffs by beating Enloe High School on Saturday with a final score of 4-2.  In a tight match against Enloe, Green Hope was down by a 2-1 margin in the second half when Kellen Foster scored to tie the game.  Read more

First Nationwide Emergency Alert Test on Wednesday

Story by Hal Goodtree. Photo by Jacob Whittaker.

Cary, NC – Don’t be alarmed. Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at 2 pm Eastern time is the first nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System. Read more

Harold’s Blog: Cell Phone Towers

From the blog of Cary Mayor Harold Weinbrecht, covering the week through November 6, 2011. Photo by Jared Eberhardt.

Cary, NC – It was a relatively slow week for me as mayor. It included meetings, a ribbon cutting, a work session, and a charity event.

Monday was Halloween and there were no meetings and hardly any trick-or-treaters. I guess it was the bad weather that kept them away. Read more

Video: Goodnight iPad

Cary, NC – It wasn’t that long ago, that I was reading my kids Goodnight Moon, the classic book for children by Margaret Wise Brown with illustrations by Clement Hurd. Read more

Weekend Canes, Part 2: Loss to Stars

Story by Bob Fennel. Photo by Hal Goodtree.

Cary-lina, NC – The Carolina Hurricanes hosted the Dallas Stars on Sunday, November 06, 2011 which was the 2500th game for the Hurricane franchise.  Dallas has surprised many outside of Texas by leading the Pacific Conference and being 2nd overall in the NHL.  The Stars only trail Chicago and if the Canes played like they played against Chicago 10 days ago, they may have fared better than the 5-2 loss. Read more

Weekend Canes, Part 1: Fall to Caps

Story by Bob Fennel. Photo by Hal Goodtree.

Cary-lina, NC – The Canes hosted the Southeast Division leader, the Washington Capitals, Friday Nov. 4 with all its fire power and high salaries.  Ever look into the cost of a game at the Verizon Center?  If so, you could upgrade to Club Level at the RBC Center and still buy beer for your group.  The Canes only win against the Caps last year was a shoot out win in D.C. and normally their games are close.  This one wasn’t one of them losing 5-1, ending their home win streak at 2 games. Read more

Panthers Beat: An American in Bangalore

Story by Matt Young. Photo by Ed Yourdon.

Cary-lina, NC – As you know, the Panthers had a bye this weekend. I still need to watch football on Sundays though. I am writing this from a hotel room in the wee hours of the morning while watching football on my laptop from Bangalore.  Bangalore. In India. Read more

Morrisville Elections: Tuesday November 8

Story from staff reports. Photo by Hal Goodtree.

Morrisville, NC – Voting is over and done with in Cary, but many other municipalities adhere to the “first Tuesday in November” rule. Here’s a reminder and some information about Morrisville’s Election this coming Tuesday, November 8, 2011. Read more