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The Wake Forest Police Department (WFPD) recently celebrated the six-year anniversary of “Operation Safe Sale.” Introduced in May 2015, the initiative encourages Wake Forest residents who are selling or purchasing items advertised online to come to the Police Department, 225 S. Taylor St., to...Read more

06/01/2021

Fred Smith Company, a contractor working at the future Legacy at Heritage, will periodically reduce to one lane with alternating two-way traffic the portion of Heritage Lake Road from the Gateway Commons entrance to Dr. Calvin Jones Highway/NC 98 Bypass today (Tuesday, June 1), through Tuesday,...Read more

06/01/2021

North Carolina’s decision to lift capacity restrictions and end mask and social distancing requirements has paved the way for the return of the July 4 Children’s Parade and Art in the Park.

The Wake Forest Optimist Club will coordinate and manage this year’s Children’s Parade on Sunday,...Read more

05/28/2021

Beginning Monday, June 7, the Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will offer expanded access by registration only to Joyner Park Community Center (JPCC), 701 Harris Road; Flaherty Park Community Center (FPCC), 1226 N. White St.; and Alston-Massenburg Center (...Read more

05/28/2021

The Northern Community Food Security Team (NCFST), the Society of St. Andrew and a network of Wake County partners committed to a sustainable food future are recruiting volunteers for the 2021 Wake Forest Potato Drop. Scheduled for Saturday, June 5, in the parking lot of St. Catherine of Siena...Read more

05/26/2021

A COVID Vaccination Clinic at Friendship Chapel Baptist Church (FCBC), 237 Friendship Chapel Road, on Tuesday, June 1, from 3-7 p.m. will complement the new vaccination clinic at the Northern Regional Center (NRC) and bolster efforts to bring lifesaving COVID-19 shots to the Wake Forest...Read more

05/25/2021

Holding Park Aquatic Center (HPAC) will open for the 2021 season Saturday, May 29, at 9 a.m. and remain open through Labor Day. Located at 133 W. Owen Ave., HPAC features a six-lane, 25-yard lap pool, two water slides with plunge pool and...Read more

05/25/2021

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department is selling 40 “Family Mystery Movie Night” take-home kits on RecDesk for $5 each.

Each kit includes everything you need to enjoy a fun-filled Family Movie...Read more

05/25/2021

During the week of May 24, drivers should expect delays along portions of South Main Street/US 1A from Forbes Road to Ligon Mill Road each day from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Town crews will reduce sections of the roadway to two lanes by shifting southbound traffic and removing the center turn lane. The...Read more

05/21/2021

Fred Smith Company, a contractor working at the future Legacy at Heritage, will periodically reduce to one lane with alternating two-way traffic the portion of Heritage Lake Road from Friendship Chapel Road to Dr. Calvin Jones Highway/NC 98 Bypass Monday, May 24, through Friday, June 4, from 9 a...Read more

05/21/2021

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