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Movie Reviews: The Fate of the Furious and Love & Taxes

The Fate of the Furious

Cary, NC – The Fast & Furious franchise has defied expectation at almost every level at this point. Now on its eighth installment, no one could have guessed it would still be going at this point, or continue to be as fun as it is. Granted, at this point you’re either with these films or you’re not. Myself, I love them, and this latest entry only solidifies that enjoyment. Read more

Chalk Artist Brightens Cary Easter Weekend

Cary, NC – Easter is often a colorful time of the year, with bright decorations and Spring flowers in full bloom. And in Downtown Cary, there is some extra color as a seasonal chalk mural is up to match the holiday. Read more

Movie Reviews: Going In Style and Neruda

Going In Style

Cary, NC – Directed by Zach Braff (Yes, THAT Zach Braff), Going In Style is a remake of the 1979 movie of the same name, this time starring Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine and Alan Arkin as three lifelong pals who attempt to rob the very bank that took their life savings. Breezy, charming and carried by its three leads, Going In Style is a small and enjoyable crime caper that had me smiling from beginning to end. Read more

Cary Artist Combining Bees With Paintings

Cary, NC – One of the great things about art is how tweaking your thinking a little bit can result in new, imaginative works. And a Cary artist is mixing her passion for painting and photography with her interest in bees, as well as educating visitors on how to take care of local bees. Read more

Six String Musician Holding Songwriting Class in Cary

Cary, NC – The Cary Theater holds a lot of musical performances, presented by Six String. But in a unique event, a musician this weekend will be holding a class, teaching visitors how to put together better songs. Read more

PlaySlam Lets Audience Pick The Next Story

Cary, NC – Most times when you go and see a play, you only have one story to watch the whole time, for better or worse. But for the second year, the Cary Playwrights’ Forum is putting on a series of short plays where the audience can vote on what they want to see next. Read more

Live at Lunch Returning to Downtown Cary

Cary, NC – Since 2015, Spring has meant the return of a new Cary tradition with Live at Lunch providing free live music downtown every Thursday. Read more

Coming Films to the Cary Theater – April

Cary, NC – This month, the Cary Theater is showing a variety of movies, from new dramas, classic blockbusters, thought-provoking documentaries and live performances by musicians and comedians. Read more

Movie Reviews: Life and Power Rangers

Life

Cary, NC – Life tells the familiar story of astronauts aboard the international space station who discover life on Mars and get more than they bargained for. Director Daniel Espinosa (Safe House) uses his excellent cast including Jake Gyllenhaal, Ryan Reynolds and Rebecca Ferguson (Mission: Impossible-Rogue Nation) and tight direction to make this otherwise standard sci-fi tale a cut above the rest. Read more

Morrisville Wins National Diversity Award

Morrisville, NC – A few weeks ago, we told you how the Town of Morrisville was a finalist for a national award celebrating diversity. Now, Morrisville has won that award, standing out among other towns and cities in the country for its work to highlight its diverse population. Read more