Town News

Wake Forest Police are continuing their investigation of a single-vehicle accident that occurred Saturday evening, June 1, along US 1/Capital Boulevard.

At approximately 6:40 p.m. officers responded to a report of an individual firing a weapon from his vehicle along US 1/Capital...Read more


The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre will welcome the Malpass Brothers on Saturday, July 27, at 7 p.m.

Advance tickets are on sale for $20 (plus tax) and can be purchased online with a Visa, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover credit card at...Read more


Murdock & Gannon Construction, Inc. will reduce to one lane with alternating two-way traffic a portion of the 1600 block of Wake Drive between South Main Street/US 1A and Ligon Mill Road today and tomorrow, May 30-31, from 8 a.m.-7 p.m. each day.

The temporary lane closure is...Read more


The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will host a free Family Fitness Fair Saturday, June 8, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road.

The Family Fitness Fair is a fun, family-friendly event offered in conjunction with the...Read more


Forest Moon Theater will present “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike” Friday-Sunday, June 14-16 and 21-23, at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre, 405 S. Brooks St. Friday and Saturday showtime is 7:30 p.m., while Sunday’s showtime is 3 p.m.

After years of caring for their now deceased...Read more


Wake Forest Power Lineman Hugo Mier was the first-place overall winner at the 2019 NC Association of Municipal Electric Systems (NCAMES) Lineman’s Rodeo held May 16 in Fayetteville, NC.

Mier, along with Wake Forest Power lineman Joe Shearin competed against over 25 other linemen in the...Read more


The Town of Wake Forest will celebrate National Trails Day this Saturday, June 1, at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road. The event will feature a family-friendly 5K walk/run from 8-9 a.m., followed by free activities from 9 a.m.-1 p.m., including an Environmental Education Expo, health and...Read more


Wake Forest residents have until Sunday, June 2, to share their thoughts and opinions on the draft recommendations presented during the May 16 Comprehensive Transportation Plan public information meeting at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre.

Proposals were presented on roadways and...Read more


The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre, 405 S. Brooks St., will host an encore Caregiver Workshop entitled “Identifying the Enemy” Wednesday, June 5, from 10-11:30 a.m.

Caregivers can get so caught up in the details of caregiving that they become overwhelmed with stress, guilt and worry. The...Read more


The Town of Wake Forest and Kino Mountain Productions are 2019 Telly Award-winners.

The 40 th Annual Telly Awards recognized Wake Forest and Kino Mountain as “Gold” winners in the category of “Non-Broadcast-General Documentary” for their video about “The Wall That Heals” sojourn to Wake...Read more



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