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Police Need Help Finding Hit-and-Run Driver

The Wake Forest Police Department is asking for the public’s help identifying and locating the driver of the vehicle that struck a Wake Forest High School student Monday morning. At approximately 7 a.m. a 14-year-old male was struck by the driver’s side mirror of a black or dark-colored 15-passenger van while crossing the 400 block of Stadium Drive. The driver …

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Wake Forest Christmas Parade Dec. 12

Area residents are invited to experience the sights and sounds of the holiday season during the Wake Forest Christmas Parade on Saturday, Dec. 12. Sponsored by PowerSecure and presented by Wake Forest Downtown, Inc., the parade gets underway at 1 p.m. This year’s procession will feature over 100 colorful floats, three high school marching bands, entries from local businesses, churches, …

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2016 Wake County Reappraisal Notices to be Mailed Today

Wake County has completed the 2016 countywide tax value reappraisal. State law requires counties to conduct a general reappraisal of real property at least once every eight years. Wake County last conducted a general reappraisal in 2008. Results of the reappraisal project will be presented to the Wake County Board of Commissioners at their regular meeting today at 2 p.m. Also …

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Forestville Road Bridge to Open Tonight

ccording to the Forestville Road Bridge replacement project manager, the new bridge will open later tonight once the striping operations are completed.  Striping operations have been slowed due to a problem with the striping equipment. Crews are currently painting the stripes by hand. As a result, the work may not be completed until 7 p.m. or later. Work began in …

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“Official Guide to Wake Forest” Coming Soon

Have you ever needed the telephone number for a particular department in the Town of Wake Forest or an address for one of the town’s parks or other facilities? Have you ever been curious about Wake Forest’s history or wanted information about area schools or healthcare providers? Are you new to Wake Forest and looking for fun places to go …

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Forestville Road Bridge Opening Delayed

This week’s wet weather delayed construction on the new Forestville Road Bridge. As a result, the bridge will not open today but is scheduled to open late tomorrow afternoon. For complete details about the Forestville Road Bridge Replacement Project, visit www.wakeforestnc.gov/forestville-road-bridge-replacement.aspx. For more information, click here.

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Police Department Accepting Donations for Shop with a Cop

The Wake Forest Police Department is accepting donations from area residents and businesses for the 17th Annual Shop with a Cop. This year’s holiday shopping spree is scheduled for Wednesday, Dec. 16. On that day approximately 30 area children will visit the Wake Forest Police Department where they will be paired with their police officer “partners.” The kids and their …

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Downtown Holiday Open House Dec. 5

Kick off the holiday season and discover historic downtown Wake Forest’s unique array of shops and restaurants during the Downtown Holiday Open House on Saturday, Dec.5, beginning at 10 a.m. Sponsored by Wake Forest Downtown, Inc., the Downtown Holiday Open House will include special offers and complimentary refreshments at participating shops and restaurants, live entertainment, horse and carriage rides, and …

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Free Holiday Concert Sunday

The Free Spirits Ensemble of the Raleigh Symphony Orchestra will perform a free holiday concert at the Alston-Massenburg Center this Sunday, Dec. 6, at 3 p.m. The Alston-Massenburg Center is located at 416 N. Taylor St. Offering interesting stories that inspired several Christmas classics, the program is sure to provide a hearty dose of holiday spirit for both the young and …

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