Registration Open for ‘Science in the Summer’

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department is partnering with GSK and the UNC Morehead Planetarium & Science Center to offer “Science in the Summer” for rising 2nd  through 8th  graders. The free program will be offered at the Alston-Massenburg Center, 416 N. Taylor St., a… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story

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Cops Raise Mustaches and $$$ for Special Olympics

Several members of the Wake Forest Police Department are raising money for NC Special Olympics and the Law Enforcement Torch Run  for Special Olympics by participating in “Mustache May.” Throughout the month of May, participating officers and staff will encourage community members to donate to S… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story

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Family Fun at Flaherty

Chamber hosts multiple events on May 1 The Wake Forest Area Chamber is sponsoring its first-ever Pickleball Open tournament on Saturday, May 1, at Flaherty Park in Wake Forest. Sponsored by Meals on Wheels of Wake County, more than 100 players have registered to play and compete in the day-long… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story

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Walk-Thru Art: ‘All Things Bright & Beautiful’

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre and the Wake Forest Guild of Artists will host the “All Things Bright & Beautiful – New Beginnings” Walk-Through Art Exhibit on Thursday, May 13, from 4-7 p.m. Over 20 artists will display their works of art in a variety of mediums and styles, including acrylic… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette …

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Update on Food Security Programs

By George Shaw One of last week’s columns updated the employment and unemployment situation for Wake County.  This article is related – it focuses on the impact on our area’s food pantries and feeding programs.  It also addresses what the pantries in Wake Forest, Rolesville and Youngsville need … Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story

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Citizen Issue Reported: Street Light Blinking/Out

Wake Forest Issue Reported on Thu, 29 Apr 2021 07:01:08 -0400: Street Light Blinking/Out at Address: 1009 Federal House Ave Wake Forest, NC 27587, USA Rating: 1 light globe is broken. location is near playground and you can see the gazebo and pool. For more information or to add or update information, click here.

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Parks and Rec Awarded $25,000 Grant

The NC Recreation and Park Association (NCRPA) recently announced the Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department as one of four park and recreation agencies and one university to be awarded $25,000 grants to support joining the National Fitness Campaign (NFC) and expanding the … Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story

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News About the Chamber

Wake Forest Chamber of Commerce members can vote for the new members of the board of directors, and five members selected at random will get a free lunch at Chick-fil-A! The four people who have been invited to join the board on July 1 are Annette Rhodes of Rhodes Law; Veronica Alston of DV Alst… Click here to read the …

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WFFD Selling ‘Autism Awareness’ T-Shirts

In response to strong community interest, the Wake Forest Fire Department is selling custom “Autism Awareness” T-shirts with puzzle lettering for $20 each. Available in a variety of youth and adult sizes, the T-shirts may be ordered and purchased online via credit card at www.wakeforestnc.gov/mar… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story

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Live Poetry Returns to Town

Wake Forest Coffee Company hosts first live poetry since COVID Live poetry returns to Wake Forest on Saturday, June 5 in a show billed as The Quarantined Poetw Supper Club By Antino Art • @RaleighisforRonin The show will be hosted by the Wake Forest Coffee Company in collaboration with local p… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette …

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