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Fest in the West: Even Better for 2019

Cary, NC – There’s less than a month until Fest in the West returns on Saturday, May 4, 2019 to the USA Baseball National Training Complex, and the folks here at CaryCitizen have been busy nailing down all the last minute details. Read more

Recipe: Mocha Biscotti with Nuts and Espresso Drizzle

Story originally appeared on FoodCary.

Cary, NC – The coffee craze has hit the South with so many Northerners and Pacific Coasters joining our towns. And who doesn’t love a little something sweet to go with an excellent pour-over or Cappucino? Here’s an easy recipe for biscotti that we made recently; simple ingredients and cooking methods, and you don’t have to be from Italy to make them. Read more

Business Bits

Business Bits: Parkside Town Commons, Harris Teeter and More

Cary, NC – March has more business news, including new businesses opening in Parkside Town Commons, an opening date for the Maynard Crossing Harris Teeter, several new restaurants and more. Read more

Cheesecake Recipe

Key Lime Cheesecake, In Time For Spring

Story originally appeared on FoodCary.

Cary, NC – Who loves cheesecake? We do, and our good friend Jane made this one for a St Patrick’s Day dinner, but really it’s great for Spring or Summer. The fresh zing of lime coupled with creamy cheesecake is a great combination. And being Italian and from New York, we just know she knows her way around a good cheesecake recipe. This one won’t disappoint and she swears it’s easy to make. Read more

Cary High School

Cary Students Win State-Wide Culinary Competition

Cary, NC – Cary High School has an extensive culinary education program, both for cooking and for restaurant management. This year, five students at Cary High School won first place in a statewide culinary competition and now move on to compete nationwide later this year. Read more

Checkers

Checkers Expanding to Triangle with Several Cary Stores

Story originally appeared on FoodCary.

Cary, NC – Local residents may be familiar with Checkers Drive-In around North Carolina but the franchise is now expanding into the Triangle for the first time, including multiple stores opening in Cary. Read more

Cary’s First Wegmans Now Under Construction

Cary, NC – Before Wegmans opens in the Fenton development, the Northeast supermarket chain will open its first store in Cary, and one of the first stores in all of North Carolina. Read more

Lidl

Cary’s First Lidl Preparing for Construction

Cary, NC – One of Cary’s planned Lidl grocery stores canceled last year following a candid interview by the company’s then-CEO, but construction is gearing up now on the town’s first of the German grocery chain. Read more

Lucy Daniels Center

Cooking Competition Raises Money for Childhood Development Center

Cary, NC – Now in its third year, Cooking for a Classic has brought in funds and attention for the Cary-based Lucy Daniels Center. The latest competition highlights new initiatives at the center and gives participants a chance to win a VIP dining experience. Read more

Cotton House Cary

Business Bits: New Restaurants Across Cary

Cary, NC – February is the shortest month of the year so there are fewer new business announcements this week, including several new restaurants and a new brewery now open in Cary. Read more