Tuesday, January 19, 2021


Like it or not, business in Wake Forest happens all the time. Money changes hands in exchange for goods and services. Shocking.

The Real Cannizzaro’s Opens Up Again in Rolesville

Wake Forest residents who have been here for a few years know the original Over the Falls Deli location next to B&W Hardware has been changing proprietors on a regular basis. But one of the most yummy places in that spot was a pizza place, Cannizzaro’s. The folks who owned and ran Cannizzaro’s, sold it and the name was just …

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Wake Forest Financial Professional Earns Some Respect

A.P. Baker is among an elite group of Allstate insurance agency owners who recently earned the “Personal Financial Representative” title. Baker will now be able to provide customers with a broader suite of life, retirement and savings products. Baker received the Personal Financial Representative title after passing the Series 6 and Series 63 securities license exams and completing an extensive …

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Chevrolet Dealership Coming Back to Wake Forest. Hooray!

A conditional district rezoning application for the proposed Bobby Murray Chevrolet Auto Sales Facility in on the April 16, 2015 planning meeting agenda. The site is 20 acres and located at the intersection of Capital Boulevard and Shearon Farms Avenue. Existing zoning is HD, I-1, and CU I-1. Requested zoning is CU-HB. The proposed development consists of 3 buildings totaling …

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Would You Use the New Amazon Dash Button?

Amazon will be publicly announcing a new service that will allow you to reorder some consumable items in your home just by pushing a button. The preview video of the service is below. Apparently the sticky buttons are labeled for a particular brand item that you associate in your Amazon account. Using a WiFi connection the button push triggers an …

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If You Are a Lazy Gifter Like Me – Read This

It seems a beloved local Wake Forest shop has come to the rescue of all lazy gifters like me. ShipOnSite, the friendly package shipping business on Wake Union Church Road, has opened a new gifting solution. GiftsOnSite allows you to purchase a gift online, have it wrapped in a decorative box and shipped to a deserving someone. All without looking …

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Wake Forest Company Adds New Features for RV and Marine Dealers

Wake Forest based Integrated Dealer Systems (IDS) has added new functionality to its mobile app designed to significantly streamline service , parts and inventory operations. The new features provide service writers, technicians, salespeople, and parts managers with the ability to perform key daily tasks and offer quick and efficient communication to customers from anywhere in the dealership. One of the …

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A Brilliant Wake Forest Idea – Shared Office Space

I’ve been dreading telling you about this idea because I would not be surprised if people didn’t rush to take all the spaces available. For those of us who can or do work from home there is one little tiny downside of the home office. Two maybe. The first is that it can get lonely at times. Yes, there is …

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Lovely Local Lady Launches Lemon Line – Limon

Jan Yurcheshen of Wake Forest is a creative soul. She seems to have a genetic entrepreneurial streak in her that leads her into new exciting efforts. From fudge, to gift baskets to her new line of lemon based products she’s a powerhouse and a dynamo. Tucked away over on N. Wingate Street is the international headquarters of Limon. This is …

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Local Firefighter Turns Ad Executive

Firefighter Justin Graney has added another responsibility to his otherwise full schedule as a firefighter with two departments in the area. It seems Graney just can’t sit still and has launched a side-side career as an advertising agency owner. Justin and his father started Advertising in Motion, a Wake Forest based company with a custom designed truck that displays LED …

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