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Photos: Wheels on Academy 2017

Cary, NC – This Saturday, May 20, 2017, before heading out to Fest in the West, people gathered in Downtown Cary to see classic and modified cars. Here are some photos from that event.

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Movie Reviews: Alien: Covenant and Frantz

Alien: Covenant

Cary, NC – Alien: Covenant is the follow-up to Prometheus, itself a prequel to 1979’s classic horror film, Alien, all helmed by director Ridley Scott. Covenant is mostly successful as a straight thriller, but struggles a bit as it tries to ask big questions about humanity and its creator, though it does gets an A for effort.

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Classic Film Scored Live in Cary Theater Performance

Cary, NC – Movies and music have gone hand-in-hand for more than 100 years but at the Cary Theater, the two will meet in a different way as Asheville band Free Planet Radio performs original music to fit with one of the greats of the silent film era. Read more

Cary High Students Finalists in Musical Theater Scholarship

Cary, NC – As Cary high schools have increasingly merged music and drama with musical theater productions, two Cary High School students have been named as finalists in a Triangle-wide music competition, culminating with a scholarship and a showcase on Broadway. Read more

Movie Reviews: Snatched and Growing Up Smith

Snatched

Cary, NC – Snatched is a very funny action comedy starring Amy Schumer and the legendary Goldie Hawn (Private Benjamin, The First Wives Club), in her first on screen performance in 15 years. The movie itself is solid, with director Jonathan Levine (50/50) delivering some solid action and plenty of outrageous situations, but it’s Hawn who is the main draw here and she does not disappoint. Read more

Movie Reviews: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and After the Storm

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Cary, NC – Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is a gut-bustingly funny sequel that once again provides unique characters and gorgeous visuals. Writer and director James Gunn isn’t just content with that though, as he also adds an enormous amount of heart to the film, making for a surprisingly emotional film as well. Read more

Fest in the West: Western Cary’s Own Festival

Cary, NC – In just two weeks, Western Cary will enjoy a festival in its own backyard, Fest in the West, created by CaryCitizen in partnership with the Town of Cary. Read more

2017 Guide to Summer in Cary

Cary, NC – Something about warm weather brings out all the big events. This Summer, plan out all the fun things going on in Cary with our guide to the season. Read more

Pictures: Spring Daze 2017

Cary, NC – The weather was warm and the sky a clear blue for the 24th Annual Spring Daze festival at Bond Park on Saturday, April 29, 2017. Read more

Coming Films to the Cary Theater – May

Cary, NC – May is filled with new comedies and documentaries at the Cary Theater, as well as live music, stand-up and some classic films as part of Cary Theater’s “Movie Madness.” Read more