Monday, January 17, 2022

Town of Wake Forest

Tickets on sale for 2017 Fireworks Spectacular

Fireworks, games, live entertainment and much more await you at Wake Forest’s 2017 Fourth of July Celebration. Now in its 44th year, this community extravaganza is Wake Forest’s most eagerly-anticipated summer-time event serving up two days’ worth of fun and excitement for the entire family. The festivities get underway with the Fireworks Spectacular on Monday, July 3, at Wake Forest …

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Wake Forest Charity Car Show is Saturday

Wake Forest Downtown, Inc. will sponsor the 2017 Wake Forest Charity Car Show on Saturday, June 17, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Produced for the benefit of several area charities, this free, family-friendly event will take place along South White Street in historic downtown Wake Forest. Presented by Grand Sponsor Chris Leith Dodge/Ram, the exhibit will showcase vehicles of all makes …

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Tickets on sale for 2017 Fireworks Spectacular

Fireworks, games, live entertainment and much more await you at the 2017 Wake Forest Fourth of July Celebration. Now in its 44th year, this community extravaganza is Wake Forest’s most eagerly-anticipated summer-time event serving up two days’ worth of fun and excitement for the entire family. The festivities get underway with the Fireworks Spectacular on Monday, July 3, at Wake …

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Traffic Alert: Durham Road/NC 98

The City of Raleigh Public Utilities Department has closed the 400 block of Durham Road/NC 98, from Tyler Run Drive to South Wingate Street, due to an overnight water main break. Eleven customers are currently without water service. Work to repair the water main is underway. Water service is expected to be restored later this morning. The roadway will remain …

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Traffic Alert – Grandmark Street

Drivers should expect delays along Grandmark Street in the vicinity of the Rogers Road intersection on Friday, June 2, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Weather permitting, Civil Contractors, Inc., a private contractor working at the future site of the Duke Primary Care-Heritage, will close the northbound lane of Grandmark Street from Rogers Road extending 800-feet south. The temporary lane …

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Friday Night on White Continues with Bull City Syndicate June 9

Friday Night on White, downtown Wake Forest’s popular outdoor music series, continues with Bull City Syndicate on Friday, June 9. Presented by White Street Brewing Co., Friday Night on White takes place along South White Street in downtown Wake Forest from 6-9 p.m. on the second Friday night of each month from April through September. Future bands scheduled to perform …

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Traffic Alert – Oak Grove Church Road

Duke Lazzara Development will reduce to one lane with intermittent two-way traffic a portion of Oak Grove Church Road from Averette Road to Rusted Oaks Road Friday, June 9, through Thursday, June 29. The lane reductions are scheduled on weekdays from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and Saturdays from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. The lane reductions are necessary to allow crews to widen …

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HRC to host Job Fair as part of Saturday’s “Juneteenth Celebration”

The Wake Forest Human Relations Council (HRC) will host a free Job Fair on Saturday, June 17, from 10 a.m.-1p.m. at the Alston-Massenburg Center, 416 N. Taylor St. The event is part of the Northeast Community Coalition’s day-long Juneteenth Celebration. Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States. The occasion celebrates African American freedom …

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Wake Forest Charity Car Show June 17

Wake Forest Downtown, Inc. will sponsor the 2017 Wake Forest Charity Car Show on Saturday, June 17, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Produced for the benefit of several area charities, this free, family-friendly event will take place along South White Street in historic downtown Wake Forest. Presented by Grand Sponsor Chris Leith Dodge/Ram, the exhibit will showcase vehicles of all makes …

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Traffic Alert – Durham Road/NC 98

Drivers should expect delays along Durham Road/NC 98 in the vicinity of the Dr. Calvin Jones Highway/NC 98 Bypass intersection Thursday, June 8, through Friday, June 9, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. each day. Civil Contractors, Inc., a private contractor working at the future site of the Crenshaw Corners Food Lion, will close a portion of the southernmost eastbound lane of …

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