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Tips for Protecting Your Home this Holiday Season

Tips for Protecting Your Home this Holiday Season

Decorating homes and businesses is a long-standing tradition around the holiday season. Unfortunately, these same decorations may increase your chances of fire. Based on data from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and the U.S. Fire Administration (USFA), an estimated 250 home fires involving Christmas trees …

Wake Forest Resident Commits Two Years to Samaria Mission

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  A few weeks ago, @hannahanderson tweeted that she was willing to share about her work in South Africa.  Curious, we sent her a few questions and in turn learned more about this incredible program of which she is a part.  She has committed to serve two years in the Samaria Mission (SM), which is […]

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“Check-in” at Walgreens to Donate Flu Shots

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Just a few clicks and save someone else from flu. This is pretty cool. Ever hear of Foursquare? It’s a free app for smartphones that allows users to “check-in” to various places around the globe. Some people use it for the game aspect to collect points, badges, and to be named “Mayor” of a place. […]

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“Single and Parenting” Class

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This small group is designed to give encouragement and practical help to parents who are separated, divorced or widowed. Each week they will show a DVD segment followed by a time of discussion on a variety of helpful topics including how to wisely encourage your kids to obey, help your hurting child, eliminate debt, deal […]

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Get into those closets, hope chests and plastic totes now because the Lullabies to Mud Pies Kids Consignment Sale is coming. The sale is a great chance for parents to get some gently used children’s merchandise right here in Wake Forest. Ten percent of the proceeds will be donated to the local Backpack Buddies programs […]

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PetFest 2011 Coming to Downtown Wake Forest

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PetFest will take place in Historic Downtown Wake Forest this year, the proceeds from which will benefit the Graham Johnson Cultural Arts Endowment (GJCAE).  Dogtopia will be providing dog baths, and SNAP-NC will be providing microchip IDs for $20 apiece and rabies vaccinations for $5 apiece. The day starts at 10AM with a pet parade […]

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Introducing Free Classified Ads

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If you’re looking to unload some of your stuff, advertise yourself as an independent sales consultant for a business like Silpada or Avon, or recruit people to work in your business, then our classified ads are just right for you. Destination Wake Forest’s reach around Wake Forest is the best of the area. Our classifieds […]

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Share Your Stories of Good Samaritans and Thanks

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There are countless stories of neighbors, churches, and strangers pitching in to help people who were affected by the tornadoes in Wake County on Saturday. Many are from volunteer organizations such as Samaritan’s Purse and Baptist Men, but many others are just helpful individuals. Whatever the circumstances, if you’d like to share a full story, […]

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