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The latest news and information around Wake Forest, NC. Basically, just stuff it doesn’t hurt to know.

Citizen Issue Reported: Missed Yard Waste

Wake Forest Issue Reported on Thu, 14 Mar 2019 15:20:48 -0400: Missed Yard Waste at Address: 917 Siena Drive Wake Forest, NC Rating: 1 The raked leaves I put out adjacent to the street remained on my property for about 2 months before being picked up. As a result, that entire area is completely dead and void of grass. It ... Read More »

Citizen Issue Reported: Street Light Blinking/Out

Wake Forest Issue Reported on Thu, 14 Mar 2019 09:17:33 -0400: Street Light Blinking/Out at Address: 1446 Cimarron Parkway Wake Forest, North Carolina Rating: 1 The street light on the corner of Cimarron Parkway at the entrance to Forest Point townhomes is completely out and children have to walk to school and to the bus stop in the dark in ... Read More »

Cops, Deputies Join for Coffee With a Cop

The Wake Forest Police Department and the Wake County Sheriff’s Office will co-host Coffee with a Cop on Friday, April 5, from 7 to 9 a.m. at the Wake Forest Coffee Company at 156 South White Street. Coffee with a Cop provides a unique opportunity for law enforcement and community members to com… Click here to read the full Wake ... Read More »

A Twisted ‘Rapunzel’ at RenCen Saturday

Raleigh Little Theatre’s Players to Go Ensemble will present “Rapunzel” this Saturday, March 16, at 2 p.m. at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre, 405 Brooks Street. Did you ever wonder how Rapunzel ended up in a tower? Get ready to find out and have a lot of fun learning about the characters in … Click here to read the full ... Read More »


*The Wake Forest Farmers Market will be open from 10 a.m. to noon this Saturday, March 16, in the employee parking lot along South Taylor Street behind Wake Forest Town Hall. Local farmers and artisans will have meats, seasonal vegetables, bread, baked good and other local wares for sale. See th… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette ... Read More »

Artists Wanted for Annual Sculpture and Art Display

The Wake Forest Public Art Commission has issued a Call to Artists for its third annual Wake Forest Sculpture Exhibit and Spotlight on Wake Forest Artists Exhibit. These exhibits will provide for the display of public art sculptures and murals throughout Wake Forest from July 1, 2019 through June… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story Read More »


Richard Burrell ‘Rick’ Price Richard Burrell “Rick” Price, 61, passed away at home peacefully with his family by his side on Tuesday, March 5, 2019.  Rick was born in Paducah, Kentucky to the late Burrell Oliver Price and Helen Marshall Price. Mr. Price served his country faithfully in the Unit… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story Read More »

Youth Job & Resource Fair Offered March 29

Teens and young adults are encouraged to attend a Job & Resource Fair on Friday, March 29, at the Alston-Massenburg Center, 416 North Taylor Street, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The event will offer those attending tips on preparing for an interview and creating a resume along with information about… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette ... Read More »

Magic Pipers Lead Off 2019 FNOW

The lead-off band for the 2019 season of Friday Night on White will be the Magic Pipers on April 12, followed by Sleeping Booty on May 10, Love Tribe on June 14, The Soul Psychedelique on July 12, Big Love on Aug. 9 and Crush on Sept. 13. There is more information about each band, including vide… Click here to ... Read More »

News About the Chamber

This month’s Business After Hours will be held at North State Bank from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 21. You can network with your fellow chamber members and enjoy food provided by a new Wake Forest chamber member, Catering Works. Drinks are by Pour Bar Services. Bring your business cards. N… Click here to read the full Wake ... Read More »