Friday's Wake Forest Fourth of July fireworks continues a community tradition for more than four decades

Fireworks and Live Entertainment on July 3 followed by July 4th Children’s Parade and Games in the Park...

Hardly Melancholy: Local teens take on the Big Screen in short film "Transparent Beauty"

Here's a look behind the scenes on the creation and continued success of Transparent Beauty Productions. Follow Addi on Twitter at @addisonhagarty...

Wake Forest Habitat House Builds Community

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I lost a beauty contest

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Paying Attention to the Positive

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BETTER EVERY YEAR - Last year's fireworks spectacular was a continuation of a community tradition and all-volunteer event. - Photo by Subir Mukherjee
BETTER EVERY YEAR - Last year's fireworks spectacular was a continuation of a community tradition and all-volunteer event. - Photo by Subir Mukherjee

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GIFT FAVE #11 -- Safe Space provides a "safe shelter" against domestic abuse

Our GIFT FAVE #11, Safe Space Domestic Violence Shelter was suggested by Louisburg College President ...

GIFT FAVE #13 - Music and art are Graham Johnson's legacy through foundation established by his parents

The Graham Johnson Cultural Arts Endowment was formed in memory of and to honor the ...

GIFT FAVE #14 - Organize a neighborhood food drive for Tri-Area Ministry

Did you know that January is pretty bleak as far as food donations go for ...

Schools/Sports

State releases data on student discipline, crime and dropouts

Wake County schools suspended students at nearly half the statewide rate during the 2013-14 school ...

Wake County Public School System operating on two-hour delay

All Wake County Public School System schools will open on a two-hour delay on Friday, March ...

Reports outline the successes and challenges of every WCPSS school

In response to a new state approach that assigns a single grade to an entire ...

Area college student makes Hartwick College Dean’s List

Sophomore Amber Epting, daughter of Chandra and Roby Epting of Wake Forest, NC. At Hartwick, ...

Events

Wake Forest Antique Car Show to be bigger, better than ever

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Tickets on Sale for Murder Mystery Dinner Theater “Lights, Camera, Murder”

WAKE FOREST, NC May 28, 2015 - Tickets are on sale for the Murder Mystery Dinner Theater ...

Breakfast, lunch and dinner all in the fight against cancer

Pancakes, classic cars, hot dogs, live bands, and candle-lit luminaries are all part of the ...

Business

SHOP LOCAL this Saturday and every day in Wake Forest

Looking for some great gifts for your friends or yourself?  Want to shop in a ...

SHOP LOCAL SATURDAY: Our 50 Gifts for Giving Guide will be this season's hot digital ticket for local shopping

We would love your suggestions! Deadline is Tuesday, Nov. 25 by 5 p.m. Shop Local ...

Today is last day for career clothing drop off

Community Invited to Join wBOA in Career Clothing Donations ...

Edward Jones Ranks No. 4 on FORTUNE Magazine's Best Companies to Work For List Financial-services firm makes list for 15th year

WAKE FOREST, February 3, 2013—Financial-services firm Edward Jones ranked No. 4 on FORTUNE magazine's "100 Best Companies to ...

Art Scene

Drama and scriptwriting camps on tap for fall at Renaissance Centre

Renaissance Centre Announces 2014 Fall Arts Program Schedule ...

Trash to treasure: Kid's art camp brings old junk back to life

Decades old sheet music become watercolor "masterpieces" ...

Meet the “Real Housewives of Wake Forest” at Jinks Imaginarium Studio & Mini Farm

Marge, Abigail and Nalla Princess invite you to make soap ...