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From Thursday, Oct. 20, through Saturday, Nov. 5, the Northern Regional Center, 350 E. Holding Ave., will serve as an early voting site for Wake County voters wishing to participate in the Nov. 8 election.

Early voting will be available at the Northern Regional Center Monday through...Read more


The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will sponsor the inaugural R.I.S.E. (Rise, Inspire, Succeed Empower) Women's Empowerment Workshop on Saturday, Nov. 5, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Alston-Massenburg Center, 416 N. Taylor St.

Designed for young...Read more


The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department has a message for folks who enjoy harvesting pecans from the E. Carroll Joyner Park pecan grove: "Please leave it to Mother Nature to get the pecans on the ground."

In recent days the PRCR has learned about the lengths...Read more


The Wake Forest Police Department is urging motorists to help preserve the safety of local school children traveling to and from school by being aware of school speed zones, school bus traffic, pedestrians and cyclists.

Police officials urge drivers to always be alert and avoid...Read more


You can make a difference in our community by applying for one of the many upcoming vacancies on the town's advisory boards. The boards were established to give citizens input into what happens in the community and to advise the Board of Commissioners on matters that affect citizens and their...Read more


The application deadline for participation in the 2016 Wake Forest Christmas Parade has been extended one week to Saturday, Oct. 22.

Applications are available online at www.wakeforestnc....Read more


A contractor working on behalf of the NC Department of Transportation (NCDOT) will reduce to one lane with alternating two-way traffic portions of Ligon Mill Road from South Main Street/US 1A to Burlington Mills Road today and tomorrow from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day.

The work is...Read more


The Town of Wake Forest is seeking feedback from residents concerning special needs programming offered by the Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department.

From now through Monday, Oct. 31, visit...Read more


Park Construction of NC, Inc., a contractor working on behalf of the City of Raleigh Public Utilities Department (CORPUD), will reduce to one lane with intermittent two-way traffic the portion of Durham Road/NC 98 from South Wingate Street to Tyler Run Drive, Thursday and Friday, Oct. 13-14,...Read more


Town of Wake Forest tree crews will close a portion of the pecan grove at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road, this afternoon in order to begin removing a large pecan tree damaged during Hurricane Matthew.

According to Urban Forestry Coordinator Jennifer Rall, the pecan tree, which...Read more



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