State of the Town

Video: State of the Town 2016

Cary, NC — On Wednesday, January 27, 2016, Cary Mayor Harold Weinbrecht delivered the 2016 State of the Town address to a packed room at Prestonwood Country Club. The annual event is sponsored by the Cary Chamber of Commerce. Read more

Video: Tech Task Force Report to Council

Cary, NC – Cary’s Technology Task Force presented it’s final report to Town Council on Thursday December 13, 2012. You can watch the video right here or on YouTube. Read more

Gardening: The Right Way to Plant a Tree

Cary, NC – It’s official: tree and shrub planting season has begun in the North Carolina Piedmont. Here’s a video we produced a couple of years ago that will show you how to do it right.

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Summer Concerts at Booth Ampitheatre

Story by Brian Schmid. Photo from GlenCampbellMusic.com.

Cary, NC – I love Booth Ampitheatre in Cary. The atmosphere under the trees, the amazing sound quality and the variety of musical acts make this a town treasure. Here’s an update on what’s coming up for Cary concert-goers this summer. Read more

Technology Video: Controlling a Robot with Your Thoughts

Cary NC – This week in our S.T.E.M. video series, we show a woman who is paralyzed controlling a robotic arm with nothing but her thoughts. Kids with an interest in science will find this video more inspiring than Futurama. Read more

Technology Video: Fibonacci Numbers

Cary, NC –  The latest in our S.T.E.M. video series concerns Fibonacci Numbers, also known as the Golden Ratio. It is a sequence of numbers that influence mathematics, science, engineering, art and religion. This video also has the virtue of being beautiful to watch. Read more

Technology Video: Evolution of the Moon

Cary, NC – New images from NASA’a Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) show the fiery evolution of Earth’s moon. This new video from the Goddard Space Flight Center is the latest in our S.T.E.M. video series. Read more

Technology Video: Self-Balancing Motorcycle

Story by Hal Goodtree.

Cary, NC – In this installment of our S.T.E.M. (science, technology, engineering and math) video series, we take a look at a fully enclosed, self-balancing motorcycle from Lit Motors. Geeky kids of all ages will enjoy this one. Read more

Technology Video: Aeolus, an Acoustic Wind Harp

Story by Hal Goodtree.

Cary, NC – Here’s a fascinating video about a mashup of science, music, technology and art. It’s called Aeolus, and it’s a giant harp that plays the wind and captures the sky. Read more

Technology Video: Ferrofluids

Story by Hal Goodtree.

Cary, NC – This week, our S.T.E.M. (science, technology, engineering and math) video series gives robots a rest and examines ferrofluids, fascinatingly magnetic liquids. Kids of all ages will find this one interesting and inspiring. Read more