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E-Alert: Police Need Your Help

Wake Forest Police are asking for the public’s help identifying the driver of a car responsible for a hit and run collision Wednesday afternoon that injured two motorists, including a local pregnant woman. The incident occurred at approximately 3:30 p.m. at the intersection of Heritage Lakes Drive and the Dr. Calvin Jones Highway (NC 98 […]

GC5 Vintage to Host Artist Reception for Jason Lonon

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GC5 Vintage & Gifts is proud to present Burlington, NC based graphic artist Jason Lonon. He first started creating offbeat vintage inspired rock ‘n’ roll poster art under the name of Death-Ray Design in 2005. Since then he’s worked with many underground bands and events around the U.S. including the Coney Island Rockabilly Festival, Drive-Invasion […]

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New Phone App Makes State Parks Interactive

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The North Carolina State Parks has an app for visitors to use on either their iPhone or Android-powered devices. According to a report on WUNC, the new app can be used offline, so that hikers and watercraft users can access maps and record data when they are out of cell range. WUNC NC State Parks […]

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Wakefield Rotary Club Hosts Monthly Charity Golf Events at TPC

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The Wakefield Rotary club of Wake Forest is hosting a monthly charity golf tour at TPC Wakefield Plantation now through September to raise money to support Rex Healthcare Foundation cancer programs. The Wakefield Rotary Charity Golf Tour will consist of 18 holes of play in a Texas Scramble format one Thursday each month from March […]

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Bike for Hope this Saturday

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The Foundation of Hope for Research and Treatment of Mental Illness is excited to announce that the 2011 Bike for Hope will be held Saturday, May 14 at Trek Bicycles of Raleigh, NC. This year’s event will include three ride options (50-mile, 32-mile and 15-mile) with staggering start times and a post-ride celebration food, big […]

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Local Reggae Group Dub Addis Scheduled for Sunday Concert

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Bring the kids, friends, a picnic, and a blanket! Durham-based reggae group dub Addis will perform this week at the Six Sundays in Spring concert. Group members originate from Ethiopa and bring traditional African rhythms and hip reggae beats to the stage at the E. Carroll Joyner Park on Harris Avenue. Sponsored by Wake Forest […]

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Wakefield High School Community Yard Sale

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The Wakefield High School Community Yard Sale will be held on Saturday, May 7, 8 am to noon. DWF StaffThe staff at Destination Wake Forest is proud to bring you more generalized news and information from around Wake Forest, NC.More Posts – Website Follow Me:

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Meet in the Street Set for Saturday

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2010 Wake Forest Chamber Meet In The Street Festival from Wake Forest Chamber on Vimeo. The 31st Annual Meet in the Street festival will take place on Saturday, May 7, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in historic downtown Wake Forest. Join us for a day filled with food and entertainment including live music and […]

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Strawberries Are In at Farmers Market

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Strawberry season has come once again to North Carolina! The Wake Forest Farmers Market will have fresh, local strawberries when it opens for business on Saturday, May 7, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Strawberries are a great food for breakfast in bed for Mother’s Day! These are extended hours for the market that coincides with […]

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Pick Some Strawberries at Vollmer Farm This Weekend!

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According to their latest newsletter, taking Mom to pick strawberries is a good way to spend Mother’s Day: It’s become a tradition with many families to bring mom to Vollmer Farm to pick strawberries on her special weekend.  Picking strawberries is such a fun family activity and what better way to show mom how much […]

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