What Are Personal Loans Used For?

Even the savviest budgeter occasionally runs into a circumstance they’re simply unprepared for, which is where a personal loan may come in handy. Common personal loan uses include covering an unexpected medical expense or home repair or even managing existing debt. Borrowing money vs. paying cash isn’t ideal, but if you need cash ASAP and don’t have enough in savings …

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Clubs and Organizations

Below is a list of groups – and if your group is not included and should be – please send a note with the information to [email protected] . If the information about your group is wrong or out of date, please send a note with the corrections to that same email address. Aren’t we lucky to have so m… Click …

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Pancake Breakfast to Be Held Next Sunday

The next monthly American Legion Post 187 famous Pancake Breakfast will be served on Sunday, November 14, 2021 from 8 to 12 a.m. The breakfast is presented every second Sunday of every month at the American Legion Hall, 225 East Holding Avenue, Wake Forest, NC., (Across the street from the Wake … Click here to read the full Wake Forest …

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Help Neighbors in Crisis With Pace for Grace 5K Race

The Koinonia Foundation invites the public to help neighbors in crisis by participating, sponsoring or donating to its second Pace for Grace 5K Race . Koinonia is a nondenominational Christian 501(c)(3) that provides financial support to nonprofit organizations that address human needs not adequ… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story

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News From the Chamber

Three businesses are giving veterans special deals this week. Texas Roadhouse will pass out free meal vouchers to veterans between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. It is at 11440 Capital Boulevard. Cryo Wake Forest Recovery & Wellness Spa will receive 50 percent off all regular services all week. Veterans ca… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story

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30% Fewer Deaths in NC Last Week

George Shaw Summary The COVID-19 situation in our state continued to improve steadily with double digit reductions in the number of new cases and hospitalizations across North Carolina. The best news of the week was a 30% reduction in the number of deaths across the Tar Heel State. Most of the… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story

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DOT Is Asking How It Can Improve Its Service

The N.C. Department of Transportation is again asking the public for feedback  on how the agency is performing and ways it can improve its customer service. Now in its sixth year, NCDOT’s survey takes about 15 minutes to complete, and the link is mobile-friendly. Participation can help the depa… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story

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How the Infrastructure Bill $$$ Will Be Spent

By Laura Olson and Jacob Fishler NC Policy Watch WASHINGTON—Federal officials on Tuesday offered details about how money from the recently passed bipartisan infrastructure bill would be spent, emphasizing the pending law’s potential to add clean energy capacity. Department of Transportation of… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story

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Senior Center This Week

Mark your calendars for Dec. 4 when the Northern Wake Fire Department will hold the Holly Jolly Market outdoors at the fire station, 7045 Stony Hill Road, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Northern Wake Senior Center will have a tent selling lots of craft items that have been created at the center. Suppo… Click here to read the …

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Donations for WFPD’s Turkey Drive Are Slow This Year

The Wake Forest Police Department’s annual Turkey Drive got underway in September, but donations are coming in slower than usual. Area residents can support this worthy cause by submitting online donations via PayPal at http://bit.ly/WFPDTurkeyDrive . Cash and checks written to the Wake Forest P… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story

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