City of Raleigh Says, “Buy Your Own Damn Benches”

The City of Raleigh has come up with a new and unique way of helping residents using the 28 miles long Neuse River Greenway who have to sit. For those people that actually want to or need to sit down on a long hike the City is offering you a solution, buy your own damn … Read more

Governor Treats Wife Nice and Takes Her Out of North Carolina

North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory is doing it up big for his 25th wedding anniversary by taking his wife and leaving the State. What he should have done was pack up the SUV and taken a short drive up to Wake Forest where he could have had some wonderful coffee, some delicious crabs, bought some … Read more

Wake County Super Cool Christmas Lights Map

Kids provide magic power to Wake Forest Christmas Tree

Facebook reader and Wake Forest Commissioner Jim Thompson has started a map of all the fantabulous holiday lights in the Wake County area. Nice effort by Jim and it is much appreciated to help hunt down the most incredible light displays. You can visit his map here or see the current map below. Jim’s already … Read more

Driver Gets Medical Attention on Side of 98

This morning a driver of a car was headed eastbound on Dr. Calvin Jones Highway/NC 98 when they pulled over on the side of the road just before South Main Street. Wake Forest Police blocked off the road while medical crews attended to the driver and investigators dealt with the remainder of the police work … Read more

Crooks Commit Sewercide This Weekend

Wake Forest Police say thieves are responsible for stealing as many as 16 storm drain grates this weekend in the St. Andrews Plantation, Stonegate and Caveness Farms subdivisions. The grates, which weigh over 100 pounds each, cover drains that often have a drop of more than 10 feet. When a storm drain cover is stolen … Read more

Heritage Plumber Gets Crazy Crafty for Christmas

Thanks to reader Janet Striegel who contacted us here, we learned about the amazing mad plumbing skills of Anthony Strossi. Anthony and his wife Darlene moved to Heritage about two years ago from Clayton and brought their Christmas tradition with them, PVC holiday decorations. Strossi has some crazy savant skill of being able to build … Read more

Wake Forest Christmas Parade Naughty But Nice

The Wake Forest Christmas Parade was held Saturday in beautiful downtown Wake Forest, NC. It is quite possible that the police, volunteers, and parade participants outnumbered the spectators lining the route as falling rain certainly held back the massive crowds. For those that braved the weather the rain eventually decided to stop and while moist … Read more

Woman Wanted for Walmart Wobbery

The Wake Forest Police Department is asking for the public’s help identifying the subject shown in the surveillance camera images below. Who She Be? The alleged woman is wanted for questioning in connection with several fraudulent financial card transactions at the Wake Forest Walmart Supercenter, 2114 S. Main St. Seriously, all at the same store? … Read more