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

Santa’s Wet Ho’s Coming to Town Saturday

The Town of Wake Forest is doing its very best to deal with the wet forecast for the Christmas parade on Saturday the 14th. Sadly the forecast is looking pretty wet. Rest assured a third of the staff at Town Hall is probably hitting refresh on Weather.com every ten minutes. “Nope, still looks crappy for … Read more

Blue Canadian Santa Will Make You Happy. Watch Now.

These videos just made our heart sing today and we wanted to share them with you. You need to get through the talking to Santa part to discover the magic bits. WestJet, a Canadian airline, wound up making us tear up this AM. We bet those damn Canadians will bring a tear to your eye … Read more

Wake Forest Mayor Lit at Christmas Tree Party

Kids provide power to Wake Forest Christmas Tree

On Friday (December 6, 2013) Mayor Vivian Jones was caught at the Town holiday celebration where both town folk, happy kids, a whole load of children with too much energy, and picture taking parents gathered for the annual lighting of the giant Wake Forest Christmas tree erection. Somewhere in the crowd, kids were being handed … Read more

Wake Forest Continues to Illuminate Its Balls for Holiday Celebration

Single Wide Merry Christmas

The holiday season of 2013 is no different than that from years ago. The comfort of tradition can be found in the continuity of our glorious Wake Forest holiday celebrations. And there can be no finer Wake Forest tradition than our annual celebration of a pawnbrokers Christmas. The traditional illuminated pawnbroker balls have been carefully … Read more