View From the Bench: Is Lying Free Speech?

In this story, Wake County Superior Court Judge Paul Ridgeway explains the context of a recent judicial decision that has been in the news. Photo by Mark Fischer.

Cary, NC – I doubt that the words “riveting” and “United States Supreme Court” are often found in the same sentence.   The past several weeks at our highest Court, however, have been riveting for Court watchers and policy junkies alike.   Read more

Tom Murry – District 41 Legislative Report

Story by Tom Murry, NC Representative from District 41. Rep,. Murry, who lives in Morrisville, is part of the Wake County delegation.

Cary, NC – Last week, a bipartisan coalition of my colleagues in the NC House voted to pass a fiscally sound and responsible budget that looks out for the needs of North Carolinians across the state. Read more

Harold’s Blog: Wake Mayors, Transit, Politics, Free Health Fair

From the blog of Cary Mayor Harold Weinbrecht. Photo by Hal Goodtree.

Cary, NC – The highlights for this week included the hosting Wake County mayors at the Booth Amphitheater and a free health fair. Read more

Town Council Recap – June 14

Story and photo by Hal Goodtree.

Cary, NC – Last week, Cary Town Council held their mid-month meeting for June and a number of interesting items were on the agenda. Here’s a recap of the highlights. Read more

Harold’s Blog: Internet Cafes, the Media and More

From the blog of Cary Mayor Harold Weinbrecht. Photo by Hal Goodtree.

Cary, NC – This week was a typical council meeting week with the council meeting, associated meetings, and ceremonies. The only difference was a mediation that occurred later in the week. Read more

Letters: Paul Stam on the Death Penalty in NC

Cary, NC – Last week, we received an email from Paul Stam’s office explaining why the House majority leader supports the resumption of executions in North Carolina. Read more

Harold’s Blog: High School Graduations

From the blog of Cary Mayor Harold Weinbrecht. Photo by Hal Goodtree.

Cary, NC – This week was dominated by local High School graduations. I also participated in various other meetings. Read more

Harold’s Blog: Vacation and More

From the blog of Cary Mayor Harold Weinbrecht. Photo by Andrew Cohen.

Cary, NC – This was a family vacation week for me. So this week’s blog is mostly about that vacation. Read more

Lori Bush: Obsessed with Technology

From the blog of Lori Bush, Cary Town Council At-Large member.

Cary, NC – So, if you didn’t know it before hand, it’s got to be abundantly clear by now. I’m a nerd. Or a geek. Maybe the right term is technology obsessed.  Whatever the right term is, you get the picture.

Which is why this is a great and fun week for me!  Not only is the proposal that Councilman Don Frantz and I submitted for the Town of Cary Technology Task Force starting to take shape, but this weekend is CityCamp Raleigh.

Oh, I’m getting ahead of myself. Read more

Don’s Blog: May 24, 2012 Council Meeting

From the blog of Don Frantz, District 2 Cary Town Council Member. Photo by Hal Goodtree.

Cary, NC – Thursday evening’s council meeting included a number of discussion items to include land development ordinance amendments, a rezoning near Wake Med on Kildaire Farm Road, the Panther Creek ninth grade center request from WCPSS, a report from staff on the proposed Technology Task Force, and chickens – not necessarily in that order. Read more