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Emergency personnel are on the scene of a ruptured gas line along the 900 block of Gateway Commons Circle near the Meineke Car Care Center, 949 Gateway Commons Circle, which has been evacuated. The gas line was ruptured by construction crews working in the area.

Due to the ruptured gas...Read more


From now through early December, Fred Smith Company, a contractor working on the Holding Village subdivision, will initiate lane reductions along eastbound and westbound Dr. Calvin Jones Highway/NC 98 Bypass in the vicinity of the South Franklin Street intersection daily from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. The...Read more


Town crews will reduce to one lane with alternating two-way traffic the portion of North White Street from East Cedar Street to East Perry Avenue on Friday, Oct. 15, from 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. The lane closure is necessary to allow crews to dig a drainage...Read more


The Wake Forest Fire Department (WFFD) is seeking dedicated volunteers to join its family of firefighters.

The WFFD is a combination department which means both career staff and volunteers are needed to operate. Although volunteers do not...Read more


Reason Construction Company, Inc., a contractor working to develop the Taco Bell, 951 Gateway Commons Circle, will reduce to one lane with alternating two-way traffic the portion of Friendship Chapel Road from Jones Dairy Road to Gateway Commons Circle Thursday-Friday, Oct. 14-15, from 7 a.m.-4...Read more


The Town of Wake Forest is partnering with Aging Care Matters and the Northern Wake Senior Center and Total Life Centers, Resources for Seniors, to host a free webinar on Adult Day Care Programs & Services for...Read more


Make plans now to help us ring in the holiday season and launch our annual donation drive during the inaugural Wake Forest Cares Holiday Kickoff...Read more


The Town of Wake Forest and the Local Government Federal Credit Union will celebrate “America Recycles Day” on Monday, Nov. 15, by co-sponsoring a drive-thru paper shredding event. Free and open to the public, the shred event will take place rain or shine in the parking lot of the Wake Forest...Read more


A new traffic pattern begins today along South College Street and West Owen Avenue. The new design reverses the current one-way system from south and east to west and north. As a result, drivers will be able to access West Owen Avenue from South Main Street/US 1A but prohibited from turning onto...Read more


The Wake Forest Area Chamber of Commerce hosted the 2021 Candidates Forum on Thursday, Oct. 7, at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre, 405 S. Brooks St.

All of the candidates vying for Wake Forest Mayor and Board of Commissioners (BOC) participated, including mayoral candidates Vivian...Read more



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