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Wake Forest Police are investigating a larceny involving several electronic items from the Walmart Supercenter, 2114 S. Main St.

One person has been taken into custody in Morrisville, while another remains at-large.

Several media outlets are reporting that a number of law...Read more


The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department is accepting team registrations for Adult Summer Co-Rec Kickball through Sunday, June 30.

Online registration is available at . The entry fee is $225 per...Read more


Starting in August, Town of Wake Forest and Republic Services crews will begin tagging residents that violate trash, recycling and yard waste collection guidelines. Town sanitation customers may receive a “Non-Collection Notice” tag for a variety of reasons, including several common violations...Read more


You can make a difference in our community by applying to fill the vacancy on the Technology Advisory Board (TAB). All residents of Wake Forest and its extraterritorial jurisdiction (ETJ) are eligible to apply.

The purpose of the TAB is to advise the Town in all areas related to...Read more


Weather permitting, crews from Terracon will reduce to one lane with intermittent two-way traffic the portion of Ligon Mill Road from Brimfield Springs Lane to the Ligon Mill Road entrance to the Walmart Supercenter Tuesday-Wednesday, June 18-19, from 7 a.m.-4 p.m. each day. The Walmart...Read more


A new Town of Wake Forest policy requires anyone who has installed or plans to install something in the Town’s right-of-way to submit an encroachment application.

Designed to ensure there is no adverse impact to public safety or future roadway or utility installations, the policy...Read more


The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department is hosting a free, monthly outdoor movie series through August at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road. The second in the series of Family Movie Nights at Joyner Park will feature the film “Ralph Breaks the Internet...Read more


The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts is hosting a series of seminars through June to raise awareness about Alzeheimer’s disease and related dementias. Each seminar in the 2019 Dementia Awareness Education Series offers residents the opportunity to learn about dozens of dementia-...Read more


The Urban Forestry Board will host a series of seminars this summer designed to educate area residents about the urban forest and its benefits. Led by Urban Forester Luke Devores, the introductory “Tree Talk” on Thursday, June 20, will focus on Wake Forest’s urban canopy. The session will be...Read more


The 2019 Wake Forest Charity Car Show will take place this Saturday, June 15, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. along South White Street in historic downtown Wake Forest. Admission is free and open to the public.

Presented by Wake Forest Downtown, Inc. for the benefit of several area charities, the...Read more



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