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The Town of Wake Forest’s annual loose leaf collection program is underway and will continue through early March 2020. Residents are reminded that this year the Town is providing bi-monthly loose leaf collection service which calls for crews to service town streets twice each month....Read more


The Wake Forest Police Department (WFPD) is pleased to announce that Officer T. Everett recently earned the NC Justice Academy’s Traffic Enforcement and Investigation Certificate.

A patrol officer with the WFPD, Everett is the 321st North Carolina law enforcement officer to complete the...Read more


The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department is set to implement an important part of its recently updated Fees & Charges Policy by requiring non-Wake Forest residents to pay a fee to obtain a Recreation Card (Rec Card).

Both residents and non-...Read more


The NC Symphony will present a free “Music Discovery & Instrument Zoo” on Tuesday, Oct. 22, from 10 a.m.-noon at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts, 405 S. Brooks St.

Geared for preschool and elementary age children and their families, this hands-on musical activity will...Read more


The Wake Forest Police Department (WFPD) is encouraging area residents, businesses, neighborhood groups and homeowners’ associations to show their support for police-community crime prevention partnerships and help kick off Crime Prevention Month by participating in Wake Forest’s National Night...Read more


The Wake Forest Dance Festival (WFDF), the Triangle’s only free outdoor dance festival featuring international and national performers, returns to E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road, this Saturday, Oct. 5.

The most anticipated...Read more


Beginning Monday, Oct. 14, the Wake Forest Loop (WFL), a weekday, fare-free bus for residents traveling within Wake Forest and a portion of Wakefield, will expand to offer an early/late extension along North Main Street and a mid-day extension into Heritage.

At 6:32 a.m., 7:32 a.m., 8:32...Read more


Wake Forest’s final Music at Midday concert of the season will take place this Thursday, Oct. 3, from noon-1 p.m. in Centennial Plaza, 301 S. Brooks St. Co-sponsored by the Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department and ARTS Wake Forest, the free performance will...Read more


The Town of Wake Forest is again making it easy for area residents to keep track of popular Town events with its 14-month wall calendar. Now available at several area locations, the free calendar offers a comprehensive listing of events scheduled between November 2019 and December 2020. The...Read more


The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts will present “Angelina Ballerina The Musical” on Friday, Oct. 4, at 11 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.

Tickets are $10 plus tax for the 11 a.m. show and $12 plus tax for the 6:30 p.m. performance and can be purchased in advance online at...Read more



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