Wake Forest, NC never disappoints for entertainment. Here are some things spotted around the area this past weekend.
On Sunday afternoon October 13, 2013 around 6 PM a couple of Wake Forest transportation devices had a most unfortunate collision on Stadium Drive. Engine 4 responded from Station 1 and took care of business on arrival. It appeared Battalion Chief Royce Fuoco, Firefighter Bobby Neal, Lieutenant William Schultz, and some other guy showed up…… Continue reading Stadium Drive Rear Ender
We met an amazing bunch of guys from the Wake Forest American Legion at the Wake Forest Farmers’ Market today. They are such a warm bunch of vets and they want you to come see them on Sunday between 8 am to 1 pm so they can feed you all the delicious pancakes you can…… Continue reading Wake Forest American Legion Wants to Fatten You Up on Sunday for $5
The Wake Forest Police Department has joined the party and charged a Raleigh man in connection with the October 8th armed robbery of a Wake Forest woman along the 6200 block of Ridgemount Street. Our exceptionally brilliant Wake Forest resident reportedly triggered her car alarm when she was allegedly confronted and scared off the robber…… Continue reading Awesome Wake Forest Police Charge Alleged Serial Robber
This wet Saturday afternoon we had a chance to visit the set of a new indie film shooting in Wake Forest through November. Head honchos said the final film will hopefully hit theaters in April of 2014, they will win massive awards and their valuable work will finally be unbelievably rewarded with money and groupies…… Continue reading “Well Wishes” Movie Shooting in Wake Forest
We enjoy Abraham Lincoln as much as the next person. But when we saw the picture taken on Mars, above, by the remote operating rover Curiosity it made us smile. The Curiosity rover was sent from Earth to Mars with a calibration chart for making sure the photographs were of proper specifications and calibration. But…… Continue reading We Tell Martians Abraham Lincoln is God
In what might be a disturbing trend that could alienate Wake Forest teens from their older parents who irresponsibly listened to She Blinded Me With Science and burned rubber on Wake Forest streets, teenagers are embracing a new form of street racing first seen in Japan. Japan is known for a number of trend setting…… Continue reading Wake Forest Youth Senselessly Attracted to Japanese Street Racing
A reader wanted to know what was up with the improved Wait Ave / NC 98 intersection. It used to be so easy to come into Wake Forest on NC 98 and turn right to head downtown on Wait Avenue. For some reason the intersection has been improved for our convenience. It’s a bit like…… Continue reading The Lowdown on the Pain in the Ass Wait Ave – NC 98 Intersection
Bonnie Horton, a local Wake Forest photographer who does some very nice work, sent in a notice to us through our link here. Thanks Bonnie. It seems Bonnie has managed to wrangle herself a prominent spot in town as a resident photographer at the North Carolina General Stores shop at 150 S. Main Street. But…… Continue reading Who Can’t Love Photographer Bonnie B?
What began as a good effort to help a reader, turned into the cops being called on us by an angry homeowner. Thanks, thanks a lot. Never let it be said the Wake Forest News isn’t willing to take one for the Wake Forest team. This story actually began the other day when a reader…… Continue reading Helping Reader Gets Cops Called on Us. Thanks.