Cary Church Group Raising Money for Support Ministry Work in Uganda

Cary, NC – With the nationally recognized quality of life in Cary, it can be hard to picture the hardship faced by some people in the United States and around the world. But a group of Cary residents has been working to improve conditions for one community in Uganda and are raising money to work on both the church work there and their own church community back home. Read more

Lori’s Blog: Cary’s Jewish Cultural Festival Remarks

Cary, NC – I was honored to give the opening remarks for the Jewish Cultural Festival this morning.

With all that is going on in the world today – I didn’t think I could do the standard “Welcome to Cary” remarks.  Here’s what I said. Read more

Cary’s New Mosque Expected To Open This Year

Cary, NC – For more than 10 years, Cary’s only Islamic center has operated out of a rental space along Chatham Street. Now, after several years of construction, the permanent mosque is expected to open at 1155 W Chatham St. in 2017, across the street from the current center. Read more

Cary Diwali – 2016 Pictures

Cary, NC – This Saturday, October 15, 2016 was Cary’s 16th Diwali celebration, held at Koka Booth Amphitheater. Diwali is one of the biggest festivals for Hindus and the event saw people from all around the community come out to enjoy food, music, dancing, art and more. Here are some photos from this year’s Diwali celebration. Read more

New Church Program Fights Mental Health Stigma

Cary, NC – Studies have shown that mental illness is all too common in both the United States and North Carolina and yet conditions can be easily stigmatized, isolating their patients. But a new church based program is looking to give people a support network and connect them with the larger community. Read more

New Hindu Mandir Opens in Cary

Cary, NC – While Cary and the Triangle in general has a large population of practicing Hindus, there are proportionately fewer places for them to practice their faith. So a new mandir opening in Cary will likely make a big impact on the community. 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

Christmas Eve Services in Cary


Cary, NC — Here’s a list of Christmas Eve services in Cary. Read more

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Christmas Eve Services in Cary

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Cary, NC — Merry Christmas Eve! We hope you find this list of midnight mass, communion, and candlelight services handy this evening–and that you have a wonderful Christmas day with family and friends. Read more


Holiday Spirit: Kindness in a Bag


Story by Mary Clair Hashagan and Jay Cashwell, First United Methodist Church Cary

Cary, NC — A month ago, our lead pastor Reverend Dr. Carl Frazier asked members in the congregation to pick up an A.R.K. card–or three or five–and to be aware of serendipitous opportunities to do an Act of Random Kindness. Read more