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New Year’s Holiday Schedule

Town of Wake Forest

The Wake Forest Town Hall and other administrative offices will be closed Tuesday, Jan. 1, for the New Year’s holiday. Police service will not be interrupted, but sanitation schedules and bus service will be affected. The collection of garbage and recycling for the week of Dec. 31 will change as follows: Monday’s route will be collected according to the normal ... Read More »

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Holiday Schedule

Town of Wake Forest

The Wake Forest Town Hall and other administrative offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 21, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.  Police services and garbage and recycling collection schedules will not be affected. However, bus service and yard waste collection will be suspended. Wake Forest Bus Service, including the Wake Forest-Raleigh Express and the Wake Forest Loop, will ... Read More »

Area residents urged to guard against Google Play gift card scams

Town of Wake Forest

The Wake Forest Police Department is urging area residents to guard against becoming the victim of fraud following recently reported phone scams involving Google Play gift cards Residents have reported receiving calls from phony sheriff’s deputies who claim they skipped jury duty and a subsequent court date. The caller says a warrant has been issued for their arrest, or soon ... Read More »

Police Department to host “Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events” class Jan. 31

Town of Wake Forest

The Wake Forest Police Department has scheduled its first Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events (CRASE) class of 2019 on Thursday, Jan. 31. The session will take place from 6:30-8:30 p.m. inside the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre, 405 S. Brooks St. There is no cost to participate, but registration is required at www.wakeforestnc.gov/civilian-response-to-active-shooter-events.aspx. Class size is limited to the first ... Read More »

Traffic Alert – Jones Dairy Road

Town of Wake Forest

Both lanes of Jones Dairy Road have reopened. The NC State Highway Patrol is investigating the accident.   The information below was distributed at 11:19 am   Wake Forest Police are responding to an accident along Jones Dairy Road (see attached photos). Due to an overturned armored vehicle, police have closed a portion of Jones Dairy Road between Friendship Chapel ... Read More »

“Happy Dan the Magic Man” returns to Renaissance Centre Jan. 16

Town of Wake Forest

“Happy Dan the Magic Man” will perform his one-of-a-kind magic and comedy show at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts, 405 S. Brooks St., on Wednesday, Jan. 16, at 11 a.m. Everyone laughs louder when Happy Dan the Magic Man is in the house. Happy Dan has traveled the world entertaining families for more than 30 years. His hilarious family ... Read More »

“flix4kidz” & “Free at 3” continue Jan. 14

Town of Wake Forest

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts will continue its free monthly movie showings for children ages 10 and under and adults ages 50 and older on Monday, Jan. 14. The Renaissance Centre will host “flix4kidz” at 10:30 a.m., followed by “Free at 3” at 3 p.m. The flix4kidz featured film will be “Monster Family” (PG), while the Free ... Read More »

Tickets on sale for Renaissance Centre’s “Celtic Angels Ireland”

Town of Wake Forest

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts will host “Celtic Angels Ireland” on Monday and Tuesday, March 18-19, at 7 p.m. The Sheeva Quintet, Celtic Knights and Angels Dancers with Trinity Band Ensemble of Dublin, captivate audiences of all ages with an awe-inspiring show that encompasses vocal and instrumental Irish favorites along with spectacular world class champion Irish dancing. ... Read More »

Leaf collection delays continue, Town asks for patience

Town of Wake Forest

The Town of Wake Forest is again asking residents to be patient as crews work to collect large amounts of leaves and other yard waste along local streets and in neighborhoods throughout our community. Town crews are running behind schedule due to our area’s record-breaking rainfall, an early snow and ongoing equipment breakdowns caused by sticks, rocks and other debris ... Read More »