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Keyes’ Blast Lifts Nationals in Duel

Keyes’ Blast Lifts Nationals in Duel

April 24, 2013 By Darren Headrick / Carolina Mudcats (919-269-2287/mudcatsradio@carolinamudcats.com) Zebulon, N.C. – Kevin Keyes…

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (Camp) Oh My!!

In the ongoing battle to keep American kids from losing any more ground in the…

GC5 Vintage Owners Branch Out with New Business

GC5 Vintage Owners Branch Out with New Business

There’s Pick Up Sticks, you-pick strawberries, and now Pick A Class. Wake Forest business owners…

Find Your Polling Place Before Tomorrow’s Election

Find Your Polling Place Before Tomorrow’s Election

Do you know where you’re supposed to vote? Do you know the hours the polls…

Entertainment

  • GC5 Vintage Owners Branch Out with New Business
  • Book Review: A Lovely, Indecent Departure by Steven Lee Gilbert
  • Cold Tomato Soup
  • Book Review: The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson
  • Family Movietime – Brave
  • Now Playing – People Like Us
  • Now Playing – Rock of Ages
  • Book Review: In My Father’s Country by Saima Wahab
  • Family Movietime – Pirates Band of Misfits

Keyes’ Blast Lifts Nationals in Duel

April 24, 2013 By Darren Headrick / Carolina Mudcats (919-269-2287/mudcatsradio@carolinamudcats.com) Zebulon, N.C. – Kevin Keyes belted a soaring blast that shattered a bulb on the left field light tower to score the only runs in a 2-0 Potomac win over the Carolina Mudcats on Wednesday night at Five County Stadium. The homer was estimated to…

Keyes’ Blast Lifts Nationals in Duel

Cold Tomato Soup

Last week my Vollmer Farm CSA contained many delicious goodies – strawberries, asparagus, English cucumbers, tomatoes, Napa cabbage and sweet potatoes. All of these foods are delicious on their own, prepared very simply, a light grill, simple roast, lightly steamed or just sliced and eaten raw. Since we are quickly heading into that time of…

Cold Tomato Soup

Heritage High School Students and Wake Electric Team Up To Monitor Electric Use

Students from Heritage High School in Wake Forest recently learned valuable life lessons about energy conservation through an AP Environmental Science project in which their local electric cooperative, Wake Electric, took on an unexpected role. Their teacher, Molly Bostic, assigned a personal home energy audit requiring students to monitor their electric usage for a 10 day-period…

Heritage High School Students and Wake Electric Team Up To Monitor Electric Use

GC5 Vintage Owners Branch Out with New Business

There’s Pick Up Sticks, you-pick strawberries, and now Pick A Class. Wake Forest business owners Amanda and John Giustiniani are launching a second business in Downtown Wake Forest this week that aims to fill that gap between, “I wish I knew how to [insert skill here]” and a five-week course at a local community college.…

GC5 Vintage Owners Branch Out with New Business

Buying A Foreclosed Property

Everyone wants a deal. Foreclosure properties, also know as “Bank Owned” or “REO Properties” are a hot commodity in our local market because they can be an exceptional bargain especially when you’re willing to invest a bit of sweat equity. They are presently a big segment of sold and closed properties in our triangle area.…

Buying A Foreclosed Property

Business

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (Camp) Oh My!!

In the ongoing battle to keep American kids from losing any more ground in the fields of Math and Science to their foreign peers, North Carolina offers a small silver lining.  While America is still behind several nations in science…

New Boutique opens in Downtown Raleigh

There’s a new shop in downtown Raleigh. Kindred Boutique opened up last Saturday on S.…

GC5 Vintage Owners Branch Out with New Business

GC5 Vintage Owners Branch Out with New Business

There’s Pick Up Sticks, you-pick strawberries, and now Pick A Class. Wake Forest business owners…

Family

The Lemon Tree and Falls Day Spa Team Up for Mother’s Day Contest

The Lemon Tree and Falls Day Spa Team Up for Mother’s Day Contest

I am in a really “pro-Mom” mood right now.  I am entirely fed up with…

Strawberries – You Pick ‘em!

Strawberries – You Pick ‘em!

‘Tis the season for picking strawberries. Sweet, delicious, ruby red morsels of goodness. We are…

Brooks Street Bowl Opens in Wake Forest

Brooks Street Bowl Opens in Wake Forest

We are always looking for things for our entire family to do that will entertain and engage all four of my kids whose ages range from 11-3 years old.  Not always an easy task, as one might imagine… We hit…

See. Click. Fix!

Ever notice something around town that needs attention? You know, a vacant lot, pot hole, or burnt-out street light? Click here to report it.

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