Wake Forest

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre for the Arts will host an array of classes, workshops and other event over the next several months to raise awareness about Alzeheimer’s disease and related dementias. Each occasion in the 2019-20 Dementia Awareness Education Series will offer residents the opportunity to learn about dozens of dementia-related programs, services, products […]

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will host the final Family Movie Night at Joyner Park of 2019 this Saturday, Aug. 10, at 8:30 p.m. The featured film will be “Bumblebee.” Each Family Movie Night includes a movie-related pre-show activity for kids. The theme for Saturday’s pre-show activity will be “More […]

   2019 Town of Wake Forest Independence Day Celebration. With a performance by Raleigh’s own Sleeping Booty at  Husky Stadium on the campus of Heritage High School.

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 http://bit.ly/WFkickball. The entry fee is $225 per team, and the league is limited to participants ages 18 and older. League games will be played primarily on weeknights and Sunday […]

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre is hosting several upcoming events designed to educate area residents about Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. Each event is designed to offer local families the opportunity to learn about dozens of dementia-related programs, services, products, and resources – all in one location. The Renaissance Centre is presenting these sessions in collaboration with the Alzheimer’s […]

Looking to celebrate Black History Month with the family? Check out some of these activities happening in the area. North Carolina State Capitol – Saturday, February 9th from 1pm-4pm (Raleigh) Celebrate literature during Black History Month with a Read-In at the State Capitol! Hear the words and experiences of African Americans echo through a structure […]

Bright Star Touring Theatre, a national professional touring theatre company based in Asheville, NC, will offer two free performances of “Let It Shine: The American Civil Rights Movement” on Saturday, Feb. 9. Geared for ages six and older, the free performances are scheduled for 11 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. at the Alston-Massenburg Center, 416 N. […]

Nope! This snake greeted a Wake Forest family by hanging out at their front door. Shawn Gordon was just about to take his dog out when he spotted the snake peering through a window beside their front door.       Facebook: The Karen Clark Instagram: @TheKarenClark Twitter/Snapchat: @The_KarenClark

A deadly assault in New York City, and the suspect and the victim both have ties to North Carolina. Wake Forest University assistant basketball coach Jamill Jones, is accused of punching and killing a New York City tourist has surrendered to police. Jones is accused of punching Sandor Szabo, of Florida outside a hotel in […]

Looking for some fun, free, family activities in the Wake Forest area? The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department is hosting a free, monthly outdoor movie series from May through August at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road. The first in the series of “Family Movie Nights at Joyner Park” will take […]

A warning for residents in Wake Forest and North Raleigh to be on alert after a coyote attack. The attack happened at a home on Lariat Ridge Drive in Wake Forest last night. Police say a man was taking our his trash when a coyote started attacking him. The home owner kicked the coyote and […]

Make sure your kids know what to do if they are approached by a stranger. According to police, two men have been approaching children in Wake Forest along Samuel Wait Lane and Lariat Ridge Drive. According to ABC11, the men are in an SUV and asking kids if they need rides. They’ve also been asking for […]