March 2022 Data Shows Bankruptcy Filings Continue Steady Drop

Bankruptcy filings continued a steep two-year-long fall that coincided with the start of the coronavirus (COVID-19). Filings fell 16.5 percent for the 12-month period ending March 31, 2022. According to statistics released by the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts, the March 2022 annual bankruptcy filings totaled 395,373, compared with 473,349 cases in the previous … Read more

More Than Half of the Infants in America are Have Nots

Is everybody having fun? According to the feds, the economy is booming: millions of new jobs and rising wages. The defense industry and its stockholders are getting rich from the Ukraine War, and college students are likely to get all their student-loan debt forgiven. Ain’t that great! In Baton Rouge, where I live, thousands of … Read more

Jump on in — Pool’s Going to Open

Holding Park Aquatic Center will open for the 2022 season Saturday, May 28, at 9 a.m. To view this year’s daily operating schedule, visit . Located at 133 West Owen Avenue, the aquatic center features a six-lane, 25-yard lap pool, two water slides with plu… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story

The Growth Rate (New Edition)

Updated May 18, 2022) Plans under review at the Wake Forest Planning Department The April issue of the Monthly Report is listed below. *White Street Townhomes is a plan for 82 multifamily units and 30 townhouse lots on two lots owned by David Smoot at the intersection of South White Street and… Click here to … Read more