Tony is a senior police officer and was chosen out of 25 nominees from the Town’s nearly 1,200 employees. The announcement was made at the Town’s Annual Employee Recognition Luncheon at the Herb Young Community Center in Cary.
Matt is a family man with a great wife - Chris - and three awesome daughters. Matt has worked for IBM for over three decades in sales and marketing and communications. He is a guitar player in the local band - The Whisky Runners, an avid fisherman, outdoorsman, home brewer and a helluva cook with an opinion. Matt has been a contributor and consultant over the years for CaryCitizen.
Entries by Matt
The Saints, not surprisingly, beat the Carolina Panthers on New Year’s Day 45-17. That said, there is much about which to to be optimistic.
Suzette Faith Foster walks to the beat of a different drummer (or dances, I should say). Some of you might be worried that this is an insult. Trust me – to Sue, it is not. There was a time when many thought she would never even walk again.
It was a crazy NFL Sunday. The craziest one so far in 2011. Even Tebow lost.
One of Cary’s most unique traditions is the Lochmere Christmas Flotilla, started by Former Mayor Harold Ritter in 2005. It’s this Sunday night and we’ll tell you where to go to watch.
Story by Matt Young. Game photos by Suzie Wolf for CaryCitizen. Cary-lina, NC – The always-underdog Panthers lost to the Falcons 31-23. Speaking of gratuitous dog references…
The Panthers were the better team this Sunday, routing the Bucs 38-19. Tampa Bay wore their throwback “Dreamsicle Swashbuckler” uniforms from the ’70’s. You would think that they would have learned their lesson from those forgettable days in Bucs history when they wore those awful unis.
If the Colts were to be 15 and 1 this season, Carolina did not want the “and 1” to be the Panthers.
If you are around Thanksgiving weekend, MTG is continuing their 2011 fund drive playing at the Southland Ballroom in downtown Raleigh raising “Toys for Tots”. The event is on Saturday, November 26th, doors open at 8 pm. Bring a (new) toy and get in free!
The last time these two teams played 3 years ago, the Panthers (2-7) dominated the hapless Lions. This years’ Lions (6-3) team is for real, though. In fact, I’ll say something I never thought I’d say. This may be a preview of an NFC Championship one day. One day soon.