Hot Air Balloons Falling In Neighborhoods All Over Wake Forest

This past Saturday afternoon a hot air balloon landed in a neighborhood in Wake Forest. (Update 11-19-2013 We originally said an “errant hot air balloon fell on a neighborhood” but changed it because we thought this way read better. But Kent said “aren’t journalists supposed to acknowledge when they make factual changes like this,” see his comment below. So since …

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Rent-A-Center is Wake Forest Press Release Challenged

A local Rent-A-Center store has opened in Wake Forest at 11216 Capital Boulevard, Suite 102. For those now familiar with Rent-A-Center (RAC) it’s a place you can go rent to own stuff you probably don’t need anyway. But hey, anything that supports the local economy we can mostly support. So the premise of the story is RAC came to town, …

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Wake Forest Driver Does It Up Big

A couple of days ago a driver managed to learn a driving lesson the hard way on Magnolia Forest Court in Wake Forest. The police report says the driver was distracted by a drink her passenger had just spilled in the car. Yea, we’d be a bit distracted and pissed off as well over that. According to the report, the …

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I’ll Have My Truck Over Easy Please

Last Sunday, November 10, 2013, we were just on our way to Home Depot when we rounded the corner to find this in front of us. We must be like accident magnets. And this certainly is not something you see every day around Wake Forest. At first we thought the driver of the pickup truck was just listening to Lionel …

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Want to See What Happens When You Burn Popcorn in the Microwave

We’ve all done it, left food in the microwave for a bit too long. A hot dog nuked for 4 minutes instead of 40 seconds makes for a petrified treat. But if you’ve burned popcorn in the microwave, that’s a smell you can’t get out of your house. That’s exactly the smell that was wafting out of the house at …

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Wake Forest Gets the Party Started TONIGHT!

Be sure not to miss the grand opening of the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre tonight which will feature a bad ass musical group from Raleigh, Transit Vocal Band. We wish we could be there but instead we are going to have to rely on your Tweets and Facebook pics from there tonight. Tweet us during the festivities and @WFNCnews and …

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Wake Forest Windowgate: The Fix Begins

We happened to be dropping by Town Hall this morning and accidentally caught the start of repairs to the leaky Town Hall windows. Here at the Wake Forest News, we don’t make news, we stumble upon it. In case you had not heard, the Town of Wake Forest built a new Town Hall in the past couple of years. The …

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Randall Mayor Wakeforest Litter

We have to give a big hat tip to all the political candidates in the recent Wake Forest election. A vote for most entertaining candidate goes to Bill Randall and his campaign signs which we covered in RANDALL MAYOR WAKEFOREST – Fail. Now that all the voting is over we’d like to sincerely thank almost all the Wake Forest candidates …

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