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Holding Park Aquatic Center (HPAC), 133 W. Owen Ave., will open for the season Saturday, May 28, at 9 a.m. To view the 2022 daily operating schedule, visit more


***UPDATE - All lanes along Capital Boulevard/US 1 have reopened.

The information below was distributed today at 10:35 a.m.:

At 9 a.m. Wake Forest Police responded to a call of a crash involving a Wake County school bus and another vehicle along Capital Boulevard/US 1 at...Read more


Angela McCray is Wake Forest’s new Human Resources (HR) Director. She succeeds Virginia Jones who retired in April after nine years of service to the Town.

A native of Evanston, Illinois, Angela has more than 18 years of experience in human resource management and administration...Read more


The Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Advisory Board will host an Art in the Park Painting Class on Saturday, Aug. 27, at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road, according to the following schedule:

9:30-11:30 am - Children, ages 6-11

1:30-3:...Read more


Weather permitting, Stelmock Construction LLC, a contractor working on the Gateway Commons Office Building, will reduce to one lane with intermittent two-way traffic the portion of Friendship Chapel Road from Gateway Commons Circle to Jones Dairy Road Wednesday, May 25, from 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. The...Read more


Carly Simonton joined the Wake Forest Police Department (WFPD) in December as its first Victim Advocate.

In this role, she will assist victims of sexual assault, domestic violence, and other crimes. She will also provide support, referrals, and other information related to the crime...Read more


A pathway that connects Wake Forest Elementary School, 136 W. Sycamore Ave., and the Wake Forest Boys & Girls Club, 325 S. Wingate St., has been closed until further notice.

Officials from Wake Forest Risk Management and the Wake County Public School System recommended the closure...Read more


The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre, in partnership with Resources for Seniors and the Wake Forest Senior Information Group (SING), will host a special event for senior caregivers on Thursday, June 16, from 4-7 p.m. at the Northern Wake Senior Center, 235 E. Holding Ave.

Free and open to...Read more


Weather permitting, Brinley’s Grading Service, Inc., a contractor working on the future Radford Glen subdivision, will reduce to one lane with intermittent two-way traffic the portion of Wait Avenue/NC 98 from Mackie Park Drive to Shenandoah Farm Road Monday-Friday, May 23-27, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m...Read more


UPDATE - Wake Forest Police detectives have identified two juveniles responsible for motor vehicle break-ins that occurred May 15-19 in the Bowling Green subdivision.

Juvenile petitions will be sought for both juveniles in connection with these crimes.

The Wake Forest Police...Read more



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