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At Economic Talk, Cary and NC Continue Grow as Types of Jobs Continue to Shrink

Cary, NC – In 2018’s economic evaluation of Cary, the town and the state are doing much better than many parts of the country but the number of job sectors with growth are getting narrower and popping up in fewer counties. Read more

Aware Senior Care Earns Cary Chamber’s Top Small Business Awards

Cary, NC – Close to 10 percent of Cary’s population is over the age of 65 and this region has one of the fastest growing senior populations nationwide. Aware Senior Care has stepped in to address the need for more and better senior in-home care, which has led to them earning two top local awards for small businesses in 2017. Read more

Fenton

Details on Fenton Development

Cary, NC – When the Cary Town Council approved the rezoning for the Fenton mixed use district in the Eastern Gateway, councilmembers called it a historic moment. This week, business leaders from around Cary gathered at the Chamber of Commerce to learn the details of this massive project. Read more

Cary Entering Transformative Period, Says Mayor in Annual Address

Cary, NC – If 2017 was the year the Town of Cary voted to approve the Cary Community Plan, then 2018 is the year residents see that plan make an impact. This was the theme of Cary Mayor Harold Weinbrecht’s annual State of the Town address as he said Cary is entering a transformative period. Read more

Cary Economy

Economist Explains Causes for Growth in North Carolina, Cary

Cary, NC – The United States is a few months away from having the longest growth period in national history. With this context, economist Michael Walden talked about the possible causes of current economic growth as well as potential risks on the horizon as he gave his yearly economic health report to the Cary Chamber of Commerce. Read more

Economic Talk Looks at NC’s Future Challenges, Cary’s Opportunities

Cary, NC – For the past ten years, Ted Abernathy has addressed the Cary Chamber of Commerce about the state and town’s economic forecast. With all the change that took place in the past decade, this talk highlighted how much a town can change in a short amount of time as Abernathy looked into the future of the economy. Read more

Google Fiber Preparing for Cary Expansion

Cary, NC – As a connection to the Internet becomes an increasing necessity for daily life, aaoogle is ramping up their fiber service in the Triangle. Their local managers talked to the Cary Chamber on Wednesday morning about what the plans are for Google Fiber in Cary. Read more

Economist Talks Trump’s Impact on Cary, North Carolina

Cary, NC – Every year is a chance to evaluate the local economy but when a new president comes to power, it is particularly important to look at what changes may come and what impact they will have. That’s what hundreds of business leaders in Cary did as economist Michael Walden tried to chart out 2017. Read more

Town Manager Talks Managing Cary’s Growth

Cary, NC – Cary’s growth and success are well known to residents but the question is: how does the town maintain and capitalize on it? Town Manager Sean Stegall took time to discuss this with business leaders in Cary, offering solutions and challenges. Read more

Cary Chamber Honors Dedicated Teachers

Cary, NC – In an era with increasing reliance on technology and machines, so much of society is still dependent on people having a good head on their shoulders. And the Cary Chamber of Commerce celebrated those teachers who make sure the next generation knows how to think. Read more