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Orangestriped Oakworms Becoming a Nuisance in Wake Forest 

Posted by Bill Crabtree 08/27/2014
The Town of Wake Forest has received several calls in recent days concerning the large numbers of Orangestriped Oakworms on oak trees around town, including the town’s street trees. Many residents have expressed particular concern about the... read more
 

Wake Forest Town Staff, Police & Fire Personnel Set to Take ALS Ice Bucket Challenge 

Posted by Bill Crabtree 08/27/2014
Wake Forest Town Manager Mark Williams and several other town staff will join Police Chief Jeff Leonard and members of the Wake Forest Police and Fire Departments later today to take part in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. The event will get underway... read more
 

Writer's Night in the Forest Continues Sept. 4 

Posted by Bill Crabtree 08/27/2014
Writer’s Night in the Forest continues at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre on Thursday, Sept. 4, at 7 p.m. with Bruce Ham, author of “Laughter, Tears and Braids.” Born in Fayetteville, North Carolina, Bruce Ham lives in Raleigh with his three... read more
 

First Friday Flix Returns Sept. 5 

Posted by Bill Crabtree 08/27/2014
The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre will host another family-friendly installment of First Friday Flix on Friday, Sept. 5, at 7 p.m. Due to the terms and conditions outlined in its agreement with the Motion Picture Licensing Corporation, the... read more
 

Police (Again) Urge Residents to Lock Unoccupied Vehicles 

Posted by Bill Crabtree 08/26/2014
The Wake Forest Police Department is again asking for the community’s help reducing motor vehicle break-ins. The police department regularly receives reports of larceny involving unlocked vehicles. You can significantly reduce your chances of... read more
 

Teams & Sponsors Sought for Police Department's Annual Charity Golf Tournament 

Posted by Bill Crabtree 08/26/2014
The Wake Forest Police Department is inviting area amateur golfers to participate in the 19th annual Tournament for the Kids on Monday, Oct. 6. The event kicks off with a shotgun start at noon at Brevofield Golf Links, 13601 Camp Kanata Road, Wake... read more
 

Deadline to Nominate a 'Good Neighbor' is Aug. 31 

Posted by Bill Crabtree 08/26/2014
Wake Forest residents have until Sunday, Aug. 31, to nominate a youth and/or adult for the 2014 Good Neighbor of the Year Award. Sponsored by the Wake Forest Human Relations Council, the award is designed to recognize Wake Forest residents who... read more
 

School's in Session - Obey Traffic Laws 

Posted by Bill Crabtree 08/26/2014
School is back in session so the Wake Forest Police Department is reminding motorists to practice safe school zone driving practices and be aware of cyclists, pedestrians and buses. Officials say drivers should pay attention when driving on all... read more
 

Police Department Announces Limit to Weekly Fingerprinting Service 

Posted by Bill Crabtree 08/25/2014
The Wake Forest Police Department offers live scan fingerprinting as a courtesy to the general public on Thursdays from 2-4 p.m. The live scan fingerprinting, also known as electronic fingerprinting, is performed at the Wake Forest Police... read more
 

Adult League Registration Ends Aug. 29 

Posted by Bill Crabtree 08/25/2014
Registration for Adult Flag Football, Adult Co-Rec Kickball and Men’s Under 35 and Over 35 4-on-4 Basketball Leagues ends Friday, Aug. 29, at 5 p.m. Registration forms for all leagues are available at the Wake Forest Town Hall, 301 S. Brooks St., ... read more
 
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Announcing the South White Streetscape Survival Challenge

July 31, 2012

Beware of Home Improvement Scam Artists
July 24, 2012

TRAFFIC ALERT - South White Street
July 24, 2012

Free Concert at Joyner Park Aug. 5
July 24, 2012

Police Request Public's Assistance
July 18, 2012

Apply Now to Serve on Cemetery Advisory Board
July 17, 2012

TRAFFIC ALERT - South Main Street
July 17, 2012

Police Request Public's Assistance
July 17, 2012

Make Plans to Attend the 2012 National Night Out
July 16, 2012

Heritage High School's Multiuse & Baseball/Softball Fields Closed for Maintenance
July 16, 2012

Family Movie Night at Joyner Park Aug. 18
July 16, 2012

Police Request Public's Assistance
July 10, 2012

Apply Now to Serve on Recreation Advisory Board
June 26, 2012

Most Fireworks Illegal in North Carolina
June 25, 2012

Lt. Graham & Lt. Danforth Complete Certificate Program at NC Justice Academy
June 25, 2012

Heritage High School's Multiuse Fields #3 & #4 Closed for Maintenance
June 25, 2012

Town Launches Interactive Online Transportation Projects Map
June 19, 2012

Gurley Named CIT Officer of the Year
June 19, 2012

Independence Day Holiday Schedule
June 13, 2012

Smith Creek Soccer Center Field #2 Closed for Maintenance
June 12, 2012

Police Raid Extensive Marijuana Growing Operation
June 9, 2012

Wireless Research Center of NC Video Now Available
June 6, 2012

Perry Gets Life in Prison for Daughter's Death
June 5, 2012

Wake Forest Police Department Unveils New Look
June 5, 2012

Greenways Advisory Board to Dedicate Two Soft Trails in Honor of National Trails Day
May 29, 2012

Wake Forest Power Linemen Perform Well at 2012 NCAMES Lineman's Rodeo
May 29, 2012

Swim Lesson Registration Begins June 1
May 24, 2012

Wake Forest to Increase Water & Sewer Rates
May 22, 2012

Police Department Seeks New K9 Training Sites
May 22, 2012

Police Arrest Ricky Arlen Timberlake
May 19, 2012

Board of Commissioners Lifts In-Ground Irrigation Ban
May 16, 2012

HRC Seeks Nominations for Good Neighbor of the Year Award
May 16, 2012

Fall Baseball & Softball Registration Begins June 1
May 15, 2012

Parks & Recreation Partnering With Kiwanis Club to Raise Funds for Sprayground
May 15, 2012

Police Investigating Suspicious Death
May 15, 2012

Moody's Upgrades Town's Outstanding General Obligation Debt to Aa1
May 14, 2012

Holding Park Pool to Open May 26
May 14, 2012

Memorial Day Holiday Schedule
May 8, 2012

TRAFFIC ALERT - Capital Boulevard Access Road
May 8, 2012

Raleigh City Council Votes to Allow Every Day Irrigation
May 2, 2012

Public Hearing Set for May 15 on 2012-13 Budget
May 2, 2012

Historic Wake Forest Cemetery Walking Tour May 12
May 1, 2012

Bicycle Safety Fair May 5
April 30, 2012

TRAFFIC ALERT - North Avenue
April 27, 2012

Town Accepting Applications for Youth Advisory Board
April 24, 2012

Wake Forest Police Sponsoring Fundraiser for Local Teen With Cancer
April 24, 2012

Charity Softball Tourney April 28
April 24, 2012

City of Raleigh Begins Sewer System Rehab Project
April 24, 2012

Rooney Named Guest Services Volunteer of the Year
April 23, 2012

Six Sundays in Spring Set to Kick Off April 29
April 23, 2012

Great Grass Giveaway Returns April 28
April 23, 2012

TRAFFIC ALERT UPDATE - Durham Road
April 17, 2012

Traffic Shift to Begin Tuesday Along South White Street
April 13, 2012

Beware of Phony Cops
April 13, 2012

TRAFFIC ALERT - Durham Road
April 11, 2012

Sidewalk Removal Set to Begin Along South White Street
April 10, 2012

No Fingerprinting Service April 5
April 4, 2012

Four Advisory Boards Have Openings
April 3, 2012

Tree Sculptor Set to Begin April 10
April 3, 2012

Police Request Public's Assistance
April 2, 2012

Carnival for the Kids Begins April 10
April 2, 2012

Police Request Public's Assistance
March 23, 2012

Public Hearing March 20 on 2012-2017 CIP Update
March 19, 2012

Temporary Closings Announced for Holding Park
March 15, 2012

TRAFFIC ALERT - South White Street
March 15, 2012

HRC Offers Community Outreach Night March 22
March 13, 2012

Town Partnering With Lions Club and Heritage High School on Tree Planting Project
March 12, 2012

Town Accepting Applications for Guest Services Volunteers
March 12, 2012

TRAFFIC ALERT - East Juniper Avenue
March 12, 2012

Cameron Day Named Tree Sculpture Contest Winner
March 8, 2012

Parks & Recreation Department Announces New Policies
March 7, 2012

Arbor Day Celebration March 15
March 6, 2012

Easter Egg Hunt March 24
March 6, 2012

HPC Seeks Public Input During Ailey Young House Forum
March 5, 2012

Operation Medicine Drop March 24
March 5, 2012

Daylight Savings Begins March 11
March 5, 2012

Tree Seedling Giveaway March 3
February 28, 2012

Road Resurfacing Project Resumes
February 28, 2012

Town of Wake Forest Introduces Free App
February 22, 2012

Introducing Wake Forest's New Financial Operations Manager
February 22, 2012

UDO Information Meetings Set for March 1
February 20, 2012

TRAFFIC ALERT - East Pine Avenue
February 8, 2012

Police Request Public's Assistance
February 8, 2012

Schedule Changes Announced for Police Department's Fingerprinting Service
February 7, 2012

"This Place Matters" Deadline Extended to March 2
February 2, 2012

TRAFFIC ALERT - East Juniper Avenue
January 30, 2012

Volunteers Needed for Wake Forest Cemetery Walking Tour
January 25, 2012

Share Your Favorite Wake Forest Photos
January 25, 2012

Public Art Commission Seeks Artist to Create Public Art
January 24, 2012

Youth Baseball, Softball, and T-Ball Registration Begins Feb. 1
January 24, 2012

Dream League Registration Begins Feb. 1
January 24, 2012

Adult Men's Softball League Registration Begins Feb. 1
January 24, 2012

Police Need Public's Help to Solve Hit & Run
January 23, 2012

Several Advisory Board Seats Remain Open
January 19, 2012

Portion of Flaherty Park Greenway to be Temporarily Closed
January 17, 2012

Parks & Recreation Open House Jan. 20
January 10, 2012

TRAFFIC ALERT - Taylor Street
January 9, 2012

Urban Forestry Board Seeks Nominations for Green Medal Awards
January 9, 2012

2012 State of Town Address & Dinner
January 9, 2012

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Schedule
January 9, 2012

Historic Preservation Workshop Jan. 12
January 4, 2012

Town Seeks to Deconstruct Former Planning Annex
January 4, 2012