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WalletHub, a personal finance website, has recognized Wake Forest as the 9 th best place in North Carolina to raise a family.

In order to help families find the best North Carolina cities for putting down roots, WalletHub conducted a study comparing 85 cities in the state across four key...Read more

10/31/2016

North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory (R) will host a town hall meeting at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts, 405 S. Brooks St., on Tuesday, Nov. 1.

Free and open to the public, the family-friendly meeting is scheduled to start at 5 p.m.

Seating is limited and will be...Read more

10/27/2016

A contractor will close the turn lanes from Capital Boulevard/US 1 onto Harris Road and Purnell Road Thursday and Friday, Oct. 27-28, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day.

The temporary turning lane closures are necessary to allow Enrisco crews to install groundwater monitoring wells in the...Read more

10/26/2016

Bright Star Touring Theatre, a national professional touring theatre company based in Asheville, NC, will present "The Story of Anne Frank" on Tuesday, Nov. 1. The performance is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts, 405 S. Brooks St.

Join Bright...Read more

10/26/2016

The Town of Wake Forest, the Wake Forest Area Chamber of Commerce, and several businesses in the vicinity of the soon-to-be-finished Rogers Road Bridge are planning a bridge reopening celebration on Saturday, Nov. 12, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parking lot of the Heritage Pointe Shoppes, 3309...Read more

10/25/2016

Halloween may still be a few days away, but the Town of Wake Forest is already receiving inquiries from area residents concerning this year's slate of Christmas events and activities.

From the Lighting of Wake Forest to the annual Christmas Parade, Wake Forest's holiday season is jam-packed...Read more

10/25/2016

The Town of Wake Forest has extended the deadline for anyone wishing to apply to serve on the Cemetery Advisory Board (CAB), Greenways Advisory Board (GAB), Public Art Commission (PAC), and Urban Forestry Board (UFB. Residents of Wake Forest and its extraterritorial jurisdiction (ETJ) now have...Read more

10/24/2016

The Town of Wake Forest and the Wake Forest Area Chamber of Commerce are partnering to present a new morning information series designed to keep area residents up to date on important topics affecting our community, while also connecting them with local political, business, and civic leaders....Read more

10/24/2016

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department is sponsoring its annual Halloween Spooktacular on Thursday, Oct. 27, from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Flaherty Park Community Center, 1226 N. White St.

The Halloween Spooktacular is a free, family-oriented festival for...Read more

10/24/2016

Area residents are invited to enjoy the vibrant reds, oranges, and yellows of autumn while also learning about native trees during two "Fall Foliage Tours" on Wednesday, Oct. 26, at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road. Urban Forestry Coordinator Jennifer Rall will offer the free, one-hour...Read more

10/24/2016

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