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Happy Dan the Magic Man will perform his one-of-a-kind magic and comedy show at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts, 405 S. Brooks St., on Wednesday, April 19, at 11 a.m.

Everyone laughs louder when Happy Dan the Magic Man is in the house. Happy Dan has traveled the world...Read more


Area residents are invited to listen to great music and dine outside, while enjoying the spring season during Wake Forest's Music at Midday weekly concert series.

Co-sponsored by the Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department and Wake Forest ARTS, the free...Read more


The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts will host several events over the next several months designed to raise awareness about Alzeheimer's disease and related dementias. Each event in the Dementia Awareness Series will offer local residents the opportunity to learn about dozens of...Read more


A boil water advisory (BWA) is in effect for approximately 80 Wake Forest residents affected by Thursday's water main break at the intersection of North White Street and Flaherty Avenue.

As a precautionary measure, the BWA will remain in effect until the City of Raleigh Public Utilities...Read more


Flaherty Park Community Center, 1226 N. White St., is closed for the remainder of today due to the water main break along North White Street.

The water main break which occurred earlier today in the vicinity of Flaherty Avenue forced City of Raleigh Public Utilities Department crews to...Read more


Acclaimed gospel and blues singer and 2015 Grammy Award-winning performer Mike Farris will perform at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts, on Friday, April 21, at 7:30 p.m.

Advance tickets are $15 (plus tax) for adults and $13 (plus tax) for seniors and can be purchased...Read more


The Town of Wake Forest is partnering with the Wake Forest Area Chamber of Commerce and the Kerr Family YMCA to introduce "Walking Wednesdays in Wake Forest." The initiative is designed to create a happier, healthier Wake Forest by encouraging area residents to get in shape, stay fit - and make...Read more


Crews from the City of Raleigh Public Utilities Department are responding to repair a water main break in the vicinity of the 1200 block of North White Street.

For the safety of work crews, this portion of North White Street has been closed. No detours are posted, but Wake Forest Police...Read more


The Wake Forest Town Hall and other administrative offices will be closed Friday, April 14, in observance of Good Friday. Police services and curbside garbage and recycling collection schedules will not be affected. However, Wake Forest bus service and yard waste collection will be suspended....Read more


UPDATE - Sarah Mae Smith was located in Raleigh, and she is safe.

A Silver Alert has been issued for Sarah Mae Smith, whose photo is shown.

Smith, age 15, was last seen today at 7:15 a.m. at Heritage High School wearing a taupe colored sweater that extends below her hip with a...Read more



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