Your Booze and Guns Are Not Welcome at Town Park Gospel Concert. Shocker.

Your Booze And Guns Are Not Welcome At Town Park Gospel Concert. Shocker.

This upcoming Sunday, September 8, 2013 the Wake Forest Parks and Recreation Department and others will be sponsoring a concert in E. Caroll Joyner Park. According to the Town of Wake Forest, they don’t want you to forget to leave your booze and guns behind. They are not welcome at the Gospel Jubilators free concert in a … Read more

WFPD Turns Papa Smurf Into Darth Vader

Wfpd Turns Papa Smurf Into Darth Vader

When I heard sleepy Wake Forest had a badass armored SWAT truck the first thought that came to mind was donuts. Can’t help it, my years working through college on the graveyard shift as a police dispatcher created some sort of Pavlovian response. We did eat a lot of donuts. It’s not just a stereotype. But … Read more

WFFD Snuffs One on Stirrup Court

Wffd Snuffs One On Stirrup Court

At 12:20 pm on August 25, 2013 the alarms rang all over the Wake Forest Fire Department locations, rustling everyone away from a much deserved lunch. A house on Stirrup Court was on fire. The call for the brave troops of the Wake Forest Fire Department was issued. What apparently began as an innocent smoke … Read more

Wake Forest Police Department Cruiser Too Sexy for Work

Wake Forest Police Department Cruiser Too Sexy For Work

I don’t know if you’ve paid attention lately but the Wake Forest PD vehicles have been getting super sexy. And that’s not just me saying that, they cruiser design even won an award. Yes, they do have awards for these things. Who knows, maybe this sexy as hell award winning design will help stop some … Read more

Badass Wake Forest Fire Department Helps Kick Four Fires at Once

The bedroom, the bedroom, the bedroom was on fire.

Do you know how damn lucky we are to live within the area served by the Wake Forest Fire Department? Never let it be said WFFD let’s any moss grow under their boots. On August 13, 2013 the Wake Forest Fire Department, who I shall now refer to as the ultimate fire badasses, were dispatched … Read more

Mom Shoots Self in Hand While Shopping

Mom Shoots Self In Hand While Shopping

According to reports, Danielle Hayes, 29, left Staples on Retail Drive in Wake Forest after having an unfortunate discharge in her purse. It is alleged, her precious two-year old son reached into Mommy’s purse and when Danielle went to get her son’s hand out of the purse the gun discharged injuring Danielle’s right hand. Hayes … Read more

Sonic Fire – Save the Tots!

Sonic Fire – Save The Tots!

August 10, 2013 was a sad day for all tater tot fans when the Sonic on Capital Blvd. was a bit crisper than desired. According to public statements the deep fryer caught on fire and spread through a vent. Engine #1 was first to arrive and initiate fire attack. Heavy fire was present in the … Read more

E. Carroll Joyner Park Despised by Couch Potatoes

E. Carroll Joyner Park Despised By Couch Potatoes

For those overly fond of beautiful open spaces and healthy exercise, the Town of Wake Forest has just the place for you to hang out, E. Carroll Joyner Park. With it’s 2,000 linear feet of stone ribbon wall to the clean bathrooms, there is something for everyone, except for couch potatoes. Nope, the couch potatoes … Read more

Citizen Input Welcome on Path and Spurs

Citizen Input Welcome On Path And Spurs

The Town of Wake Forest will host a second Citizen Information Workshop on the design of the Dunn Creek Greenway – Downtown Connector today from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Ground Floor Meeting Room at the Wake Forest Town Hall, 301 S. Brooks St. The room is most easily accessed via town hall’s Taylor Street entrance. The … Read more

WCPE Helps Wake Forest Celebrate Women. Woohoo!

Wcpe Helps Wake Forest Celebrate Women. Woohoo!

WCPE, the classical radio station headquartered in Wake Forest is getting their groove on by celebrating Women’s Equality Day on August 26, 2013. WCPE’s Music Director William Woltz said, “We will hear from Clara Schumann and Fanny Mendelssohn,” says Woltz who is also co-host of Allegro. “Jennifer Higdon, Joan Tower and other composers who are shaping … Read more