State of Morrisville: ‘Tis Good

state-of-morrisville-ncMorrisville, NC – The Morrisville Chamber held its annual State of Morrisville breakfast last Thursday, July 18, 2013. As Mayor Jackie Holcombe pointed out “It’s good to be Morrisville.” Read more

Hagan: Service Academy Nominations in Wake County


Part 2 of the Service Academy Nominations series.

Washington, DC – U.S. Senator Kay Hagan (NC) announced her 2013 nominees to the U.S. Service Academies. Here are her nominations from Wake County. Read more

Over 500 Life Sciences Companies in Triangle



Story by Hal Goodtree. Image from Wake County Economic Development.

Cary, NC – Wake County Economic Development has released new information about the Life Sciences industry in the Triangle. With more than 500 companies in the area, North Carolina ranks third nationally in Life Sciences behind California and Massachusetts. Read more

Help Triangle Youth Orchestras Win $1000 Grant


Raleigh, NC – Triangle Youth Music, part of The Philharmonic Association, is hoping to win a $1000 grant and has posted their goal on the Power2Give website. They have just a month (until early February) to earn donations for their cause. Read more

Early Voting Starts in Cary

Photo by Kara Huff.

Cary, NC – Early voting started today in Wake County. Whether you can’t make it on Election Day (Tues., Nov 6) or just can’t wait, here’s what you need to know about Early Voting in Cary. Read more

County Commissioner Candidate Forum on Thursday

Cary, NC – This Thursday, October 4, 2012, you’re invited to non-partisan candidate forum sponsored by WakeUP Wake County and League of Women Voters of Wake County. The free event takes place at Kirk of Kildaire in Cary and features candidates for Wake County Commissioner. Read more

More School Buses on the Way

Cary, NC – If you have kids in the Wake County Public School System, chances are you experienced a crazy bus schedule during the first week of school last week. Read more

Women of Western Wake – Who Are They?

Cary, NC-  This Friday, October 14, our friends at Cary Magazine will honor 5 women for their outstanding service to our community at a luncheon at the Umstead Hotel. I asked Tara Croft of S & A Cherokee (who own Cary Magazine) to tell me about these annual honors. Read more

Wake County Quiz: Where is St. Matthews Township?

Story by Hal Goodtree. Maps adapted from Wake County GIS.

Cary, NC – Green Level, White Oak, St. Matthew’s and Marks Creek – they are all Wake County townships. Do you know where they are? Read more