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The Wake Forest Community Library on East Holding Avenue may finally open in February, though no date has been set yet, Mark Foresterieri, director of Wake County Facilities Design and Construction, said this week. Last February he was looking forward to a September opening, but the steel tariffs… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story Read More »

‘Let It Shine,’ a Civil Rights Play, Here at AMC Feb. 9

Bright Star Touring Theatre, a national professional touring theatre company based in Asheville, will offer two free performances of “Let It Shine: The American Civil Rights Movement” on Saturday, Feb. 9. Geared for ages 6 and older, the free performances are scheduled for 11 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. … Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story Read More »

Celtic Angels Return to RenCen in March

One of the most popular groups to perform at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts has been the singing dancing Celtic Angels. The center is happy to announce the troupe will return on Monday and Tuesday, March 18 and 19 for the Celtic Angels Ireland shows beginning at 7 p.m. The Sheev… Click here to read the full ... Read More »

Now the Scam Is Google Play Gift Cards

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 subseque… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story Read More »

Active Shooter Class Set for Jan. 31

All three Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events classes in 2018 were full, and the Wake Forest Police Department has responded by scheduling a new class on Thursday, Jan. 31, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre on Brooks Street. There is no cost to participate, but … Click here to read the full Wake Forest ... Read More »

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Honored Jan. 24

The Wake Forest Dr. Martin Luther King Celebration Committee invites everyone in the community to a celebration of his life and legacy on Thursday, Jan. 24, at Friendship Chapel Baptist Church on Friendship Chapel Road. The evening begins with a light fellowship meal at 6 p.m. and the program at… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story Read More »

Practice Patience: Leaf Collection Running Late

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 sno… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story Read More »

’50’s Sock Hop at the RenCen Jan. 12

Put on your blue suede shoes or pink poodle skirt and get ready to “rock around the clock.” Dance the night away to your favorite 50’s tunes spun by DJ Randy “Sting” of 1st Choice Customized DJ Services. Emcee and special music by Roseann McFadden The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts … Click here to read the full ... Read More »

Town Permitted 46 New Homes in December

Highlighting a trend, the Wake Forest Inspections Department permitted more townhouses than single-family houses in December, 24 to 22. The townhouses will be built in two subdivisions, Siena Drive Townhomes, which is exclusively townhouses, and The Orchards at Traditions, a townhouse cluster in… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette story Read More »

Buy Tickets Now for ‘Death by Disco’

Tickets are on sale for the Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre “Death by Disco” on Saturday, Feb. 2, at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts at 405  Brooks Street. If you enjoy the theater intertwined with a good murder mystery, then you’ll love “Death by Disco” performed by the Triangle-b… Click here to read the full Wake Forest Gazette ... Read More »