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Flaherty Park Community Center, 1226 N. White St., is closed today due to an issue with the HVAC. As a result, all programs and classes scheduled for today at the facility have been canceled.

Signage announcing the temporary closure has been posted at the facility entrance.

The...Read more


Residents of Olde Mill Stream and surrounding areas are advised of potential noise disturbance from ceremonial gunfire Saturday morning, June 29. At approximately 11:30 a.m., Ret. Col. Gerald Rinker will be honored with a 21-gun salute during a special memorial service at a private residence...Read more


Crews from Marco Grading, a contractor working in Del Webb at Traditions Phases 4 and 5, will reduce to one lane with intermittent two-way traffic a portion of Gilcrest Farm Road in the vicinity of Appaloosa Way June 27-July 27 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. each day.

The lane closures are necessary...Read more


Area residents are invited to the 2019 Wake Forest Fireworks Spectacular on Wednesday, July 3. Presented by PowerSecure, this popular community event will take place inside Husky Stadium on the campus of Heritage High School, 1150 Forestville Road. Gates open at 5:30 p.m., and the program begins...Read more


The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre, 405 S. Brooks St., is inviting military veterans and their families to a free "Heroes Music & Dessert Social" this Sunday, June 30, from 4-6 p.m.

Geared to area military veterans and their families, the occasion will include a variety of ice cream...Read more


The Town of Wake Forest recently donated a 2005 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Extended Cab pickup truck to the Northern Community Food Security Team (NCFST).

Wake Forest Customer Service Manager and NCFST Chair Andrew Brown, Jr. says the vehicle “opens a world of possibilities” in the NCFST’s...Read more


The Wake Forest Town Hall and other administrative offices will be closed Thursday, July 4, in observance of the Independence Day holiday.

The Flaherty Park Community Center, 1226 N. White St., and Alston-Masseburg Center, 416 N. Taylor St., will also be closed.

The Taylor Street...Read more


Tyler Run Park and Greenway, 830 Pineview Dr., will be closed Tuesday, June 25.

The closure is necessary to allow crews to sealcoat and re-stripe the parking lot.

Signage will be posted to inform the public of the closure.

The park and greenway are expected to reopen...Read more


Drivers should expect delays along Capital Boulevard/US 1 this Saturday and Sunday, June 22-23, from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. each day.

Weather-permitting, Carolina Sunrock, a contractor working on behalf of NCDOT, will reduce to one lane portions of northbound and southbound Capital Boulevard/US 1...Read more


Youth Fall Baseball and Softball registration is underway for boys ages 6-16 and girls ages 6-14 and will continue through Sunday, June 30.

A participant’s eligibility is determined by his or her age on April 30, 2019, and a birth certificate is required for new participants. The in-town...Read more



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