Business Bits: Park West Village, Parkside Town Commons and More

Cary, NC – With several announcements at Park West Village in Morrisville and new openings at Parkside Town Commons, there is lots of news about businesses coming Cary in this month’s edition of Business Bits. Read more

New Church Coming to West Cary

Cary, NC – Some 16 years ago, just a few years after the new St. Michael Roman Catholic Church on High House Road was built in Cary, Monsignor John Wall (the pastor at the time) and the Catholic Diocese of Raleigh realized that the population of Western Cary was growing so rapidly that an additional site would be needed in order to accommodate the expanding number of parishioners. Read more

Second Location for Famous Toastery Coming to West Cary

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Cary, NC – Famous Toastery has been enjoying its location at Colonnades Way in Cary for a while now. And evidently, residents have been enjoying it too because the breakfast restaurant is opening a second location in West Cary.

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Another Broken Egg Café Adds Cary Location

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Cary, NC – With surrounding locations already in Raleigh and Morrisville, Another Broken Egg Café is now opening its fast-growing breakfast restaurant in West Cary. Read more

Fest in the West: New Event in Western Cary This Saturday

Update: Due to weather, Fest in the West will now be on Sunday, May 22, 2016 from noon to 6 PM at Parkside Town Commons. Same time and location, different date.

Cary, NC – This Saturday, Cary’s west side will have its first-ever large scale festival. It’s called Fest in the West and CaryCitizen is producing it.

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Fest in the West

Fest in the West: A New Cary Festival

Cary, NC — Fest in the West, a brand-new Cary festival, will celebrate our areas’s rural roots with beer, food, live music, olde’ time demonstrations, homemade crafts, kids activities and more on Saturday, May 21, 2016 at Parkside Town Commons. Read more

4 Western Wake Schools Win Fitness Awards


WCPSS Board Chair Christine Kushner (left) congratulated Laurel Park Elementary, Davis Drive Elementary, Highcroft Drive Elementary and Olive Chapel Elementary for their awards. Photo courtesy of Advocates for Health in Action (AHA).

Cary, NC- Advocates for Health in Action (AHA) has given four Western Wake Schools awards for promoting healthy living by supporting healthy behaviors at school for both students and staff. Read more


West Regional Library Checks Out 1 Million Books


Cary, NC – Our Wake County libraries get plenty of use, but none so much as the 6 year old West Regional Library on Louis Stevens Road in western Cary. Last year more than 1 million books were checked out from this location and over 370,000 people visited the branch in 2013. Read more

Western Wake Artists’ Studio Tour This Weekend

painting on silk by Deborah Young

Wake County, NC – Have you ever visited an artist at work? Every November area artists open their studios to curious art lovers with the annual Western Wake Artists’ Studio Tour, this year its held from Nov. 9-11, 2012. Read more